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About 17 thousand tourists visited Përmet January through June

About 17 thousand tourists have chosen the town of Përmet as their tourist itinerary in the period January to June, located on the left side of the upstream river Vjosa. Known as the city of wise and hospitable people, the city of flowers, folk songs, wine town, but especially unique jams, Përmet has been a great opportunity for tourists who ...

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Albanian national hero Skanderbeg located in Karakurt, Ukraine

The bust of the Albanian national hero, Gjergj Kastrioti Skanderbeg, is located in Karakurt, Ukraine, a village that has been inhabited by Albanians for more than 200 years. The initiative undertaken by a group of Albanians with the support of Albanian Post Telecommunication have accomplished the dream of over 2,500 Albanians living in this country. Coming from different parts of ...

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“General of the Dead Army” has been included in the list of the 100 best novels by”Le Monde”

The French newspaper “Le Monde” has selected the list of 100 best writers. Ismail Kadare with “General of the Dead Army” continues to represent the Albanian literature in the world worthily. The “Le Monde” supplement suggests to the reader an elite constellation of authors identified by newspaper critics since 1946. Well-known Albanian writer Ismail Kadare and his work “General of ...

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Soreca: Romania has given positive recommendations to Albania during its EU Presidency

The Romanian EU rotating Presidency ended. The ceremony was held at the EU Council.This ceremony was attended by the EU ambassador in Tirana, Luigi Soreca and the Romanian ambassador in our country Mircea Perpelea. Soreca in his speech said that he thanks Romania for the fact that the Romanian state, at the time that led the EU Council, has given ...

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Lejla Moses-Ones: Albanian-American bilateral and multilateral military, security and law enforcement ties are tighter than ever

American Embassy in Tirana celebrated yesterday the 243rd anniversary of the United States of America. On this occasion Chargé d’Affaires Lejla Moses-Ones praised in her speech the relationship between the two countries. “Together, we must continue to follow our Western values and ideals. We must continue to protect freedom from corruption, freedom to choose who we are and what we ...

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Cakaj: The Albanian Government will finance the functionalization of the Cultural Center in Bujanovac

Acting Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs, Gent Cakaj, through a Facebook post, has announced that the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania has decided to fund the restoration of the Albanian National Council building and full functionalization of the Multidimensional Cultural Center of this Council in Bujanovac municipality in Serbia. “The support of the Republic of Albania is ...

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EUROPOL opens office in Tirana. Lleshaj: Important news for integration and fight against organized crime

From now on, EUROPOL will have an office in Tirana. The head of the Albanian police, Ardi Veliu, said that “the office of the EUROPOL liaison officer will be opened, adding that without cooperation with internationals, the fight against organized crime will not be successful. “The fight against organized crime will not succeed unless there is cooperation with internationals. Cooperation ...

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Albanian export in the last 5 years

‘Textiles and shoes’ obviously hold the first place in terms of what Albania exports the most. From year to year, according to the Institute of Statistics, the figures have changed considerably. If in 2014 Albania exported 85.9 million ALL to ‘textile and footwear’ groups, in 2019 the value of these export groups was 117.3 million ALL. In 5 years, this ...

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EU ambassador Soreca: Waiting for the comments regarding the media law

The EU Delegation and the European Commission have gone through the draft for media compiled by the Albanian government and they are preparing their comments. The EU ambassador to Tirana, Luigi Soreca declared for RTSH that he is waiting for the government to go through the notes of the draft. ‘’ We know that the Council of Ministers has drafted ...

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Bill on National Civil Protection Agency establishment

Albanian authorities have introduced a new Civil Protection draft law, under which the National Civil Protection Agency will be established. Prime Minister Edi Rama said on this occasion that he intends to lead the state response to emergencies to a new level. According to Mr. Rama “The challenge remains the daily prevention, not the moment when the emergency comes out”. ...

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