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Changes in the Law on PPP-s, IMF: A first positive step

Public Private Partnerships (PPPs) have once again come to the attention of the International Monetary Fund, warning fiercely about the fiscal risks they can bring to the budget and the domestic economy. In the recent report on Albania, this institution underlines that engagement of infrastructure projects through PPPs has resulted in increased potential liabilities while contracts are poorly designed and ...

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Albania to perform in the second semi-final of Eurosong Contest

Albania performs in the second semi-final of the European Eurosong contest. Eurovision will be held on May 16, 2019 in Tel Aviv. Albania will be represented by Jonida Maliqi with the song “Back to Earth”, lyrics and composition by Eriona Rushiti. Jonida Maliqi grabbed the first prize at the RTSH Song Festival. Albania has participated in the Eurovision Song Contest 15 times since ...

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Vienna Mayor Ludwig to Veliaj: The two cities should step up co-operation launched to further projects

Tirana and Vienna will further enhance their relationship, for a better cooperation in areas such as economy, transport or cultural and artistic activities. The head of the Municipality of Tirana, Erion Veliaj paid a visit to the Austrian capital, invited to the 16th edition of the Vienna Congress on “Shaping the Future” organized under the auspices of Chancellor Sebastian Kurz ...

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New agreement Albania-Frontex against illegal immigration

The European Delegation in Albania welcomed the agreement between Albania and the European Border and Coast Guard Agency. The EU Delegation in Albania declared that the agreement between Albania and Frontex will contribute in the future for the increase of security and guarantee the management of illegal migration in Albania and the entire region. ‘’The negotiations for such agreements have ...

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Romania supports opening the negotiations of Albania with EU

The Foreign Minister of Romania, Teodor Melescanu declared that Romania, the country holding the rotating presidency of EU, wants Albania and Macedonia to receive a clear invitation for opening the accession negotiations with the European Union. Western Balkan will be on the agenda of the ministerial meeting of foreign ministers of EU on 31 January in Bucharest. This was declared ...

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Vucic visits Tirana in March

The situation in the Balkan region and relations between Serbia and Kosovo will be the subject of discussions at the Summit to be held in Tirana in early March. Serbia’s President Aleksandar Vucic has confirmed participation in a meeting held with his Slovenian counterpart. During the discussions, President Vucic stressed that the Albanians should be heard about the revision of ...

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Finance Minister Denaj: Total investments in 2018 increased by about 3.89%

Total investments in 2018 increased by about 3.89%,” said Economy and Finance Minister Anila Denaj, while stressing that “only for the third quarter of 2018 the growth rate for investments expanded to 5.40%.” Reporting to the parliamentary committee of Economy and Finance, Denaj said that “even during this year, the economy continued to follow the accelerating pace of growth.” According ...

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Prosecutor of Italian Anti-mafia: Combat crime through pursuit of money

The Albanian Justice Ministry organized today a conference on the fight against crime and measures within the prison system based on the Italian experience, attended by the prosecutor of Italian Antimafia Federico Cafiero De Raho. “This conference marks the goal of further pushing reforms in justice to make Albania as European institutions expect it, a free country from the conditions ...

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”Hidden treasures of Albania”, an album reveals the beauty of the country

‘’The Hidden Treasures of Albania’’ is a fantastic guide for all the foreign tourists and the locals. The President of the Republic, Ilir Meta met with the author of this photo album, Fation Plaku, praising this book as the guide for the hidden parts of Albania. ‘’ An Albania filled with natural beauties and fabulous touristic resources, concentrated on an ...

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US embassy calls on prosecutors to apply for SPAK

The American embassy in Albania invited all the prosecutors to apply and be part of the Special Anticorruption Prosecution otherwise known as SPAK. Through a posting in the official website, the embassy of USA writes that ‘’ Albania is creating a new justice system, based on independence, professionalism and integrity’’. ‘’Prosecutors who embody these ideals have a higher calling to ...

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