News

Minister Cakaj: Albania has started lobbying before the decision of the European Commission

The acting minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Gent Cakaj declare that the lobbying has started before the decision of the European Commission. ‘’ Our lobbying is not a matter of 3 weeks, we have started this activity way before, prior to the decision of the European Commission’’- declared Cakaj. Talking about the latest elections of the EU parliament, Cakaj ...

Read More »

EU Ambassador Soreca submits EC report to Parliament Speaker Ruci

Assembly Speaker Gramoz Ruçi received today the Ambassador of the European Union in Tirana, Luigi Soreca. The European Union Ambassador handed over the European Commission’s 2019 report to the Parliament Speaker Ruci with a positive recommendation for opening negotiations with Albania. In his speech, Soreca said Justice Reform and its processes have been one of the main pillars that have ...

Read More »

US Embassy in Tirana expresses support for Albania’s EU integration

The US Embassy in Tirana expresses support for Albania and its readiness to work with Albanian and EU partners to ensure EU integration. In a response following the positive recommendation by the European Commission for opening negotiations, the US Embassy notes that Albania continues to make ahead implementing reforms. ‘We welcome the European Commission’s recommendation for opening accession talks with ...

Read More »

Key findings of the 2019 European Commission Report on Albania

 The European Commission published today the country reports for the six Western Balkans states and Turkey. Here we present the key findings in the country report on Albania. As regards the political criteria, Albania has continued to make progress on its EU reform agenda throughout the reporting period. Strong polarization persisted in the political sphere. Parliamentary activities were affected by a prolonged ...

Read More »

OECD: Historical agreement to strengthen Albania’s fiscal treaties

Albania signed today the “Multilateral Convention to Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent Base Erosion and Profit Shifting” (BEPS), becoming the 88th jurisdiction that joins this convention, which consists of about 1530 bilateral fiscal treaties, the OECD writes on its official web site. Deputy Minister of Finance and Economy, Elton Haxhi, signed the Convention in the presence of Angel ...

Read More »

Mogherini for Albania :It’s now up to the EU to do its job

EU foreign policy Chief Federica Mogherini said at the press conference after giving a positive recommendation for opening EC negotiations for Albania that the country has performed its tasks and that it is now the EU’s turn. “It has been a great job to evaluate the progress achieved to reach these reports. Over the last few years, the EU has invested ...

Read More »

EC key findings on the economic and business situation in Albania

The country reports for the six Western Balkan countries and Turkey were published on Wednesday by the European Commission. Here are the findings on the economic and business situation in Albania. According to the report, the business environment has improved only in some aspects. Progress in the implementation of comprehensive justice reform is expected to contribute to strengthening the business ...

Read More »

Cutillo: Albanians should co-operate in order for the negotiations to take place in June

Italy’s ambassador to Albania, Alberto Cutillo, through a status on Twitter, commended the Albanians for the positive and unconditional recommendation that the European Commission gave Albania to opening negotiations with the EU. But through the message of congratulations, Cutillo found the opportunity to encourage Albanians to co-operate in order for the negotiations to take place in June. “I congratulate the ...

Read More »

Meta meets Soreca on the occasion of the publication of the EC Progress Report

President Ilir Meta received the Ambassador of the European Union Delegation to Tirana, Luigi Soreca, on the occasion of the publication of the Progress Report on Albania by the European Commission. “Meta welcomed the EC’s repeated recommendation for Albania to open accession negotiations with the European Union, with the hope that this recommendation will also receive the approval of member ...

Read More »

PM Rama and EU Ambassador Luigi Soreca gave a joint press conference on the EC’s positive recommendation

Prime Minister Edi Rama and EU Ambassador Luigi Soreca gave a joint press conference commenting the EC’s positive recommendation. “The unconditional positive recommendation of the European Commission for the official opening of Albania’s membership negotiations with the European Union confirms that Albania has successfully carried out its homework in this process,” Rama writes. Meanwhile, EU Ambassador to Tirana, Soreca highlighted ...

Read More »

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