GALERIAKALO video exhibition: Stay Home, Stay safe

GALERIAKALO video exhibition: Stay Home, Stay safe

This video is made under the 'Stay home, Stay safe' regime. It contains 60 artworks by masters and well established Albanian artists like Guri Madhi, Myslim Mulliqi, Isuf Sulovari, Vilson Halimi, Vilson Kilica, Alekos Fassianos, Hasan Nallbani, Zef Shoshi, Gazmend

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Presidential Building lights up with colors of Italian flag

Presidential Building lights up with colors of Italian flag

TIRANA, March 31 – The Presidential Office Building in Tirana lit up with the colors of the Italian Tricolore flag in a gesture of solidarity, as the country is struggling to cope with the COVID-19 crisis. President of Albania Ilir Meta

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New Methodology for running EU Accession Negotiations

New Methodology for running EU Accession Negotiations

Dr. Vladimir Medjak European Union failed to decide to open accession negotiations with North Macedonia and Albania in October 2019, despite the positive recommendation from the Commission. France was the most active against opening negotiations and it was backed with

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UPDATE: COVID-19 claims two more victims in Albania

UPDATE: COVID-19 claims two more victims in Albania

TIRANA, March 31 – Two coronavirus patients died in the last two hours in Albania, bringing the death toll to 15. The first victim, a 77-year-old man from Kavaja, was being treated at the Infectious Diseases Hospital for two weeks

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Euro drops after three-week rally

Euro drops after three-week rally

TIRANA, March 31 – The euro dropped 1.6 percent against the lek on Tuesday, after rallying for almost three consecutive weeks. According to the Bank of Albania's official exchange rate on Tuesday, one euro was exchanged for 130.66 lek, 0.4

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Special Investigation Committee postpones sacking proceedings against President

Special Investigation Committee postpones sacking proceedings against President

TIRANA, March 31 – The Special Investigation parliamentary Commission has once again postponed the impeachment proceedings against President of Albania Ilir Meta until July 31, after convening on Tuesday. The meeting, led by Ulsi Manja, was held online due to

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U.S. Embassy alert: Last flight from Tirana leaving tomorrow

U.S. Embassy alert: Last flight from Tirana leaving tomorrow

TIRANA, March 31 – The U.S. Embassy is notifying all U.S. citizens in Albania that tomorrow may be the last flight from Tirana. All those who want to return home need to contact the Embassy immediately at ACSTirana@state.gov Watch the

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Albania-Kosovo: How to build a strategic agenda

Albania-Kosovo: How to build a strategic agenda

By Albert Rakipi  The first visit to Tirana last week by Kosovo’s new Prime Minister, Albin Kurti, once again exposed the tensions in the Albania-Kosovo relationship, and the existence of disagreements about fundamental issues of co-operation between the two countries,

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243 total COVID-19 cases confirmed in Albania, 13 victims

243 total COVID-19 cases confirmed in Albania, 13 victims

TIRANA, March 31 – Two COVID-19 patients died in the last 24 hours in Albania, bringing the total number of victims to 13. A 62-year-old man in Durres died on Tuesday morning and an 82-year-old woman in Tirana on Monday

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President of Albania returns  OFL law to Parliament for reconsideration

President of Albania returns OFL law to Parliament for reconsideration

TIRANA, March 30 – The President of Albania Ilir Meta has returned the normative act on the OFL to the Parliament for reconsideration, due to seven main reasons. According to Meta, the normative act goes beyond the constitutional powers of

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