Turkish FM tells gov’t to hand in more FETO members hiding in Albania

TIRANA, Feb. 13 – Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlut Cavusoglu visited Tirana on Wednesday, where during a press conference with Albanian acting FM Gent Cakaj he thanked the government for its efforts against the Gulen Movement and urged it

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Albania-Kosovo and the growing ‘Balkan mini-Schengen’ clash

Albania-Kosovo and the growing ‘Balkan mini-Schengen’ clash

TIRANA, Feb. 11 – Incoming Kosovo Prime Minister Albin Kurti’s first official visit to Tirana did not soothe the clash between Pristina and Tirana, but instead brought forward the neighbors’ growing disagreements concerning the ‘Balkan mini-Schengen,’ an initiative first proposed

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Parliament passes law overrunning president’s role in CC establishment

TIRANA, Feb. 13 – The Albanian parliament passed on Wednesday an amendment to the law on the organization and functioning of the Constitutional Court with the sole purpose of avoiding that court members get sworn in to the president.  The

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French Alliance and Embassy to hold screening of Rémi Bezançon’s ‘The Mystery of Henri Pick’

French Alliance and Embassy to hold screening of Rémi Bezançon’s ‘The Mystery of Henri Pick’

TIRANA, Feb. 13 – On Thursday evening, the French Alliance of Tirana and the French Embassy in Albania, in cooperation with the National History Museum, will host the screening of Rémi Bezançon’s ‘The Mystery of Henri Pick’ at the Unesco

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ACC meeting focuses on need to remove reference prices as a practice of Albanian Customs

ACC meeting focuses on need to remove reference prices as a practice of Albanian Customs

TIRANA, Feb. 13 – The issue of reference prices in Albania as of 2020, was the main topic of discussion during Thursday’s meeting of the American Chamber of Commerce. During his speech, AmCham President, Enio Jaço addressed the issue that

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GSE and AEE sign MoC on energy sector during Energy Roundtable Meeting II

GSE and AEE sign MoC on energy sector during Energy Roundtable Meeting II

TIRANA, Feb. 12 – On Wednesday, the Italian Embassy in Tirana, the Italian Trade Agency, the Italian Chamber of Commerce in Albania and Confindustria Albania, held the Second Energy Roundtable Meeting, in line with last year’s initiative. Participants included Italian

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Court overturns Ministry’s decision to revoke AFDF’s license in TIA’s duty-free space

Court overturns Ministry’s decision to revoke AFDF’s license in TIA’s duty-free space

TIRANA, Feb. 12 – On Tuesday, the Administrative Court in Tirana decided in favor of the Albanian Duty Free Development (ADFD) to continue its activity at Tirana International Airport’s duty-free space, thus overturning the decision of the Ministry of Finance

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Jaço: “Most investments within the region are focused in Serbia and North Macedonia”

Jaço: “Most investments within the region are focused in Serbia and North Macedonia”

TIRANA, Feb. 11 – In the annual ACC Conference, the President of the American Chamber of Commerce, Enio Jaço, pointed out the difference between Albania and North Macedonia’s in terms of attracting U.S. investments, raising concern over the country’s business

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MIE announces winning company of tender for engineering services for Kukës Airport

MIE announces winning company of tender for engineering services for Kukës Airport

TIRANA, Feb. 10 – On Monday, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy announced the ‘IKN Construction Consulting Institute’ as the winner of the tender for the independent engineering services for the Kukës Airport, among three other competitors. The company’ s

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President: “Legislation amendments should be well thought-out”

TIRANA, Feb. 8 – President Ilir Meta spoke from Washington last Thursday, where he attended the Prayers Breakfast , an annual event attended by political and religious leaders, MPs and other prominent figures from around the world, of the challenges

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