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Balkan hopes for EU funds
Bushati: "German initiative started new chapter for the region"
DP will boycott the Parliament again
Basha: "The opposition's decision is still in act"
Preparations for Pope's visit
Buildings demolished and replaced with green spaces
President: Communist figures are being glorified President: "Communist figures are being glorified"
President Bujar Nishani was in Brussels to be part of the conference: “Crimes of the communist regime in Albania. Class war, inhuman crimes on behalf of power”, organized by the former Belgian Minister of State, Louis Michel.
Another delay with the Justice Reform. Judges file new complaint at Constitutional Court Another delay with the Justice Reform. Judges file new complaint at Constitutional Court
Besides the Vetting Law, two Judge Associations have challenged at the Constitutional Court the law for the status of judges and prosecutors, saying it violates 22 articles of the Constitution
Rama on Top Story: EU negotiations, after Vetting. New coalition will have three parties Rama on Top Story: "EU negotiations, after Vetting. New coalition will have three parties"
The Albanian Prime Minister, Edi Rama, said this Thursday on Top Story that Albania expects a positive recommendation for the negotiations, and that the date will be announced only after the Vetting Law enters in effect, which is currently blocked at the Constitutional Court.
Budget 2017 voted in principle. Opposition left floor without voting
Budget 2017 voted in principle. Opposition left floor without voting
A marathon session for the government Budget 2017 was concluded last night at 2:40, with the Parliament Members of the ruling party voting in favor and passing the budget, while the opposition abstained and said that the budget will make Albanians more poor.
President will challenge Budget 2017 at the Constitutional Court President will challenge Budget 2017 at the Constitutional Court
Sources from the Presidency said for Top Channel that if the government will not change the draft budget for 2017, and add funds for the Presidency, they will take it to the Constitutional Court.
Reconstruction of the Krraba road Reconstruction of the Krraba road
The Tirana Municipality is rebuilding the road that connects the Krraba village with the highway, as an electoral promise.
Singapore recognizes Kosovo independence Singapore recognizes Kosovo independence
Singapore is the newest country that recognized Kosovo’s independence. The news was confirmed by the Foreign Minister of Kosovo, Enver Hoxhaj, through a Twitter post.
International day against AIDS, 120 new cases in Albania International day against AIDS, 120 new cases in Albania
The official number of HIV/AIDS infected patients in Albania is 984, but it could be higher, up to 1400. This is the first year that no newborn child was diagnosed with HIV/AIDS, taking it from his mother.
Explosives traffickers arrested Explosives traffickers arrested
The Durres police has successfully finalized an operation and seized a large quantity of explosives. Two suspects were taken under custody.
Italian Prosecutor to Tirana: There has been higher drug traffic Italian Prosecutor to Tirana: "There has been higher drug traffic"
The Antimafia Prosecutor of Lecce, Cataldo Motta, held a meeting with the Prosecutor General, Adriatik Llalla, and a team of prosecutors from the Serious Crimes Prosecution.
Parliament discusses Budget 2017. Rama: 540 million USD for citizens. DP reacts Parliament discusses Budget 2017. Rama: "540 million USD for citizens". DP reacts
While the Parliament is discussing today the fiscal package, PM Edi Rama declared that 540 million USD were put to service of citizens during these years that his government was in power.
Rama: DP fears Vetting Law. Berisha: Consensus is the condition, not vetting Rama: DP fears Vetting Law. Berisha: Consensus is the condition, not vetting
The Albanian Parliament discussed this Thursday about the Vetting law, with PM Rama accusing the opposition of intentionally blocking it.
Negotiations for Durres-Kukes maintenance concession Negotiations for Durres-Kukes maintenance concession
The Ministry of Transportation has officially notified the legal representative of “Catalyst” consortium in Abu Dhabi to start the concessionary negotiations for the Durres-Kukes highway maintenance within one week.
Xhafaj rejects Basha's proposition for amending the Vetting Law Xhafaj rejects Basha's proposition for amending the Vetting Law
“This is the most absurd thing I had ever heard in my Parliamentary life, a proposition for political parties to undo the Constitutional Court”, said the majority through Fatmir Xhafaj, Chairman of the Special Commission for the Justice Reform,
1000 prisoners to be released for New Year's amnesty 1000 prisoners to be released for New Year's amnesty
New Year amnesty will include all prisoners, except for those sentenced to life in prison.
Court of Appeal leaves self-declared imams in prison Court of Appeal leaves self-declared imams in prison
The Court of Appeal for Serious Crimes has issued their verdicts against the nine self-declared imams, sentenced on terror charges, who challenged the verdict issued by the Court of First Instance which gave them 129 years in prison in total.
The Minsiter of Economy invites German businesses for investments in Albania The Minsiter of Economy invites German businesses for investments in Albania
The Minister of Economic Development, Tourism, Trade and Enterprising, Milva Ekonomi, was part of the joint economic forum Albania-Germany held in Berlin on November 28th.
Threats from Moscow? Rama: Third actors in the region Threats from Moscow? Rama: "Third actors in the region"
PM Rama’s critics against third countries intervening in Western Balkan have caught the eye of international media outlets, in a time when concerns about Russia’s impact in the region have increased.
Basha: Vetting is a pretext. Ready to change the law Basha: "Vetting is a pretext. Ready to change the law"
The opposition leader, Lulzim Basha, said that the Vetting Law is a pretext used by Edi Rama to justify what he called “his failure”. He also gave a solution for this law, which avoids the Constitutional Court.
Rama meets veterans, blames opposition for EU integration Rama meets veterans, blames opposition for EU integration
In a meeting with veterans for November 29th, the Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, accused the opposition of trying to block the future of the country.
President Nishani on Top Story: I may run again for President. General Bazo broke laws President Nishani on Top Story: "I may run again for President. General Bazo broke laws"
The President of Albania, Bujar Nishani, was invited this Monday on Top Story. He said he will run for a second mandate, but he would not be part of political games.
Germany: Vetting, the only condition Germany: "Vetting, the only condition"
The meeting between the Albanian PM, Edi Rama, and German Chancellor Angela Merkel, on the Independence Day of Albania, served to clarify the position that the European Council will hold on December 15th.  Merkel did not express any stance directly, but her positive evaluation on Albania’s progress was clear.
Presidents hold Independence Day ceremony Presidents hold Independence Day ceremony
The President of Albania, Bujar Nishani, organized an official reception at the Palace of Brigades for the Independence Day of Albania.
Kosovo celebrates Flag's and Liberation day at Isa Boletini's house in Mitrovica Kosovo celebrates Flag's and Liberation day at Isa Boletini's house in Mitrovica
Ceremonies for celebrating the Flag’s Day in Kosovo started with President Thaci at the grave of Ibrahim Rugova in Prishtina.
Basha reacts after Rama-Merkel meeting Basha reacts after Rama-Merkel meeting
The Democratic Party leader, Lulzim Basha, reacted after the Rama-Merkel meeting, valuing the support that Germany offers to Albania with the integration process.
Drug network destroyed in Athens, Albanians involved Drug network destroyed in Athens, Albanians involved
A major antidrug operation was held today in Athens, bringing 97 suspects under custody in total, 59 of whom only during the past three days. The number goes at 146 with those who are accused of being aware of then illegal activity.