PUBLICITET
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
Opposition requests referendum against Waste Import Law Opposition requests referendum against Waste Import Law
The Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Party held a meeting this Wednesday, after which the party leader, Lulzim Basha, declared the decision to send a referendum request for the waste import law.
Justice and Integration Ministers visit Brussels Justice and Integration Ministers visit Brussels
The Minister of Justice, Ylli Manjani, and the Minister of European Integration, Klajda Gjosha, held a meeting in Brussels with the Work Group for Western Balkan at the European Commission, where the consensual justice reform was valued.
PM Rama: The new education system allows the best to win, all others in the second round PM Rama: "The new education system allows the best to win, all others in the second round"
The Albanian PM, Edi Rama, declared from Divjaka that no one will be left without a higher education, but the new system makes room for the best first.
Albania's global competitiveness improved with 13 spots Albania's global competitiveness improved with 13 spots
Albania's ranking in global competitiveness increased with 13 spots, compared to the past year.
MPs request hearing session with Secret Service after threats against Prosecutor General MPs request hearing session with Secret Service after threats against Prosecutor General
After Top Channel published that the Prosecutor General had been threatened, the National Security Commission received this Wednesday a written document signed by Socialist MPs, Xhemal Qefalia and Arben Cuko.
Minister of Finances: 1.8 billion for Justice Reform approved Minister of Finances: "1.8 billion for Justice Reform approved
The Minister of Finances, Arben Ahmetaj, said that the government passed today the complete funding of the Justice Reform.
Basha: Elections and stability at risk by drug, crime and corruption Basha: "Elections and stability at risk by drug, crime and corruption"
The Democratic Party leader, Lulzim Basha, received the US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Rule of Law and International Drug Traffic, Alexander Arvizu, who was accompanied by the US Ambassador, Donald Lu.
MP Doshi ready to testify for Frroku, but judges are absent MP Doshi ready to testify for Frroku, but judges are absent
MP Tom Doshi finally appeared at the Court of Tirana as witness for the trial against his former colleague, Mark Frroku.
MP Spahiu protests against waste import law MP Spahiu protests against waste import law
The MP of the Socialist Movement for Integration, Perparim Spahiu, expressed his stance in favor of the civil society that protests the waste import law.
Russian Military men inspect Albania Russian Military men inspect Albania
Russian military arrived to Albania for an inspection mission in our territory.
Inspectors under police custody after Top Channel's Fiks Fare report Inspectors under police custody after Top Channel's "Fiks Fare" report
After Top Channel’s investigative show, “Fiks Fare”, broadcasted footage of two Tax Inspectors demanding bribes, police has taken both suspects under custody, the 43-year-old Albert Cako and the 29-year-old Anxhelo Sida, who asked R.R for 20.000 ALL in exchange of letting them go without a fine that would close his activity.
German-Albanian forum, Rama: Albania and Serbia, like France and Germany after war German-Albanian forum, Rama: "Albania and Serbia, like France and Germany after war"
The Albanian PM, Edi Rama, declared at the German-Albanian economic forum, in presence of the former German Chancellor, that the diplomatic and trade relations between both countries have increased significantly.
Basha meets with DP base: Alliance with citizens Basha meets with DP base: "Alliance with citizens"
The Democratic Party leader, Lulzim Basha, started a tour of with the party’s base, which is focused on the next parliamentary elections.
WB: Albania is going well. Higher economic growth, lower debt WB: "Albania is going well. Higher economic growth, lower debt"
The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank have published their evaluations for the economic progress.
Tax office inspector caught demanding bribe Tax office inspector caught demanding bribe
Top Channel has returned this Monday to the corruption of the government administration, reporting a tax inspector who pressures traders so that they can pay him bribes.
Minister of Finances: Waste import, only based on our capacity. Law guarantees security Minister of Finances: "Waste import, only based on our capacity. Law guarantees security"
The six justice reform laws will be brought for discussion to Parliament this Thursday, but protests are expected against the waste import law. Why was this law repealed three years ago? Why was it brough back now, and are these differences really that high?
President: I didn't reject Vetting Law, but presidency was treated as a random office President: "I didn't reject Vetting Law, but presidency was treated as a random office"
In an interview for the Voice of America, President Bujar Nishani deeclared that he didn't reject the Vetting Law, but left it pass without being decreed for the reason that his institution was treated as a random office. However, he did not turn into an obstacle.
Fleckenstein: Obstacles to justce reform put EU negotiations at risk Fleckenstein: "Obstacles to justce reform put EU negotiations at risk"
The rapporteur of Albania for the European Parliament, Knut Fleckenstein, believes that the challenging of laws at the Constitutional Court makes it difficult for the European Commission to take a positive decision by the end of October, and recommend the start of Albania's EU accession negotiations.
Arvizu returns to Tirana with another task Arvizu returns to Tirana with another task
The former US Ambassador, Alexander Arvizu, has returned to Tirana but this time with another task, as Assistant Secretary of State for International Drug Traffic and Rule of Law, accompanied by Donald Lu and PM Ilir Meta.
Rama at the Recycling Association: Our law is different Rama at the Recycling Association: "Our law is different"
The Albanian PM, Edi Rama, met this Monday with representatives of the Recycling Association, in which he declared that the new law published this month in Parliament is not the same with the one repealed in 2013.
Justice Minister: I will demand Judge who gave property to Selcuni to be discharged Justice Minister: "I will demand Judge who gave property to Selcuni to be discharged"
The Justice Minister, Ylli Manjani, made public today the conclusions of the investigations held for a verdict given by the Durres Court, which recognized 42.000 square meters to the Selcuni family.
Basha's first critic: Berisha was wrong with waste import Basha's first critic: "Berisha was wrong with waste import"
The Democratic Party had not taken any decision against the law for the waste import until last Thursday.
1700 NATO troops gather for training 1700 NATO troops gather for training
More than 1700 troops from Albania, USA, Great Britain, Italy, Kosovo and Montenegro are holding a 10-day joint training called “Joint Effort”.
DP: We won the December 8th trial DP: "We won the December 8th trial"
The Democratic Party says that Tirana’s Mayor claim of having won the trial against DP regarding December 8th protest, is a recycling of low lies.
Drunk 22-year-old who crashed car, killing cop, was sentenced even in 2015 Drunk 22-year-old who crashed car, killing cop, was sentenced even in 2015
Ervin Haxhiaj, father of three and with a 18-year-long career in the police force, was sent to his last resting place today by his family, colleagues and relatives. The inspector died on his duty, at the same spot where he had served for the past years.
Omnix, Justice Minister: Court mismanaged case. Disciplinary measures "Omnix", Justice Minister: "Court mismanaged case. Disciplinary measures"
The Minister of Justice, Ylli Manjani, declared that the Durres Court has illegally given 45.000 square meters of land to the Selcuni family, on the property where the "Omnix" company would build a tourist resort at the Lalzit Bay.