News

Meta: Property restitution to religious communities, a constitutional obligation

A� The US State Department has recently published its report on Albania and Kosovo regarding religious freedom. The report underlines the immediate need to resolve an early problem, restoring property of religious communities, blocked by the totalitarian regime. Albanian President Meta also reacted to this report. Mr. Meta welcomed the report focusing particularly on the property issue of religious communities ...

Read More »

Head of OSCE: Local government elections should be a test for electronic voting

Next yeara��s local government elections in Albania should act as a test for the recommendations made by OSCE/ODIHR, in order for them to be used for the general elections too. One of these recommendations concerns electronic voting. This has been the positioning of OSCE Secretary General, Thomas Greminger during a press conference delivered in Tirana, when he was asked on ...

Read More »

Opposition: No parliamentary boycott

The Democratic Party in opposition is expected to radicalize its opposition action until the resignation of Interior Minister Fatmir Xhafaj, not excluding the possibility of parliamentary boycott. At the behind closed door meeting of the parliamentary group held on Monday, it is learned that many MPs have brought forward the idea of a��a��boycott, and the resignation from their seats. Despite ...

Read More »

Minister of Economy, Arben Ahmentaj discusses the fiscal package 2019

The fiscal package 2019 foresees fiscal conveniences in some sectors- declared the Minister of Finance and Economy, Arben Ahmetaj during a meeting with entrepreneurs. The government, through different fiscal initiatives has thought to create conveniences for the business. The energy sector, mainly the solar system and agro-tourism will be the biggest beneficiaries of this package. The first public consult for ...

Read More »

President Meta receives the archbishop of Florence, Cardinal Giuseppe Betori

The President of the Republic, Ilir Meta welcomed the Archbishop of Florence, His Excellency, Cardinal Giuseppe Betori in an official dinner in the Palace of Brigades. A�Present in the official dinner was the Albanian Cardinal Ernest Simoni (Troshani), MPs, ambassadors, heads of religious communities in Albania, high clerics of the Catholic Church, etc. In his speech, President Meta declared that ...

Read More »

EU demands the use of gas as energy source in Albania

Albania needs to have a power exchange and gas must start to be used as soon as possible as an efficient source of energy. These are two of the main demands addressed by the European Union regarding the energy sector. Cited in the 2018-2020 National Plan for European Integration, they have one final goal: To provide Albanian consumers with power ...

Read More »

Rama is meeting the Austrian counterpart Sebastian Kurz on Wednesday.

Prime Minister Edi Rama will carry on a lobbying tour in Austria in Europe for the opening of Albania’s negotiations with the European Union. The head of government will visit Vienna on May 30th, where he is expected to have a meeting with the Austrian counterpart Sebastian Kurz. After the meeting, the two prime ministers will also attend a joint ...

Read More »

Albania signs a deal with a German-American company to fight crime

Albanian state officials have signed an agreement today with a�?ERNST& Young Gmbha�? Germany-American company, with the aim of strengthening Albaniaa��s position in the fight against crime and concealment of incomes. Present in this ceremony was also the Albanian PM, Edi Rama. According to him, this agreement will enable a joint process of work through a contemporary methodology in order to ...

Read More »

Austria supports the opening of the negotiations of Albania with EU

The Federal Chancellor of Austria , Sebastian Kurz supported the opening of the negotiations for EU membership for Albanian and Macedonia. a�?a�� If you want to avoid conflicts between the neighbors in the Western Balkan and contribute in stabilizing the region, you should offer to the countries of the region a credible perspectivea��a�� declared the Austrian politician for a�?a��Welt am ...

Read More »

”Space Zero”, the successful Albanian project in the annual Venice Biennale

With a symbolic known onto an old typical Tirana door, the capital of Albania announced the opening of the 16th edition of the Architecture Biennale in Venice, for the foreign personalities of art and architecture and for many Albanian and foreign artlovers. Accompanied by the Minister of Culture, Mirela Kumbaro and the Albanian ambassador to Italia, Anila Bitri, Mayor of ...

Read More »

Responsive WordPress Theme Freetheme wordpress magazine responsive freetheme wordpress news responsive freeWORDPRESS PLUGIN PREMIUM FREEDownload theme free