Indoor businesses to reopen in Albania

Indoor businesses to reopen in Albania

TIRANA, Sep. 28 – Starting from October 1st , all indoor bars, restaurants and swimming pools will be opened in Albania. The Minister of Health Ogerta Manastirliu announced the relaxation of the measures through a video message  on Monday. “Following the

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PM Rama calls for Armenia-Azerbaijan ceasefire

PM Rama calls for Armenia-Azerbaijan ceasefire

TIRANA, Sep. 28 – OSCE Chairperson-in-Office Edi Rama has called on Armenia and Azerbaijan to stop the armed conflict in the Nagorno-Karabakh region, where at least 16 civilians have been killed so far. "I urge all parties involved to return

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Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue to continue on Monday

Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue to continue on Monday

TIRANA, Sep. 25 – The EU Special Representative for Belgrade-Pristina dialogue Miroslav Lajčák announced that the experts from Kosovo and Serbia would meet in Brussels on Monday to resume talks on financial claims and property. In a Twitter post on

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COVID-19: no victims, 134 cases in past 24h

COVID-19: no victims, 134 cases in past 24h

TIRANA, Sep. 24 – Zero coronavirus victims were reported for the first time in over two months in Albania. Furthermore, 134 coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of infected patients to 12,921 in

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Electoral reform, opposition – majority clash continues

Electoral reform, opposition – majority clash continues

TIRANA, Sep. 22 – Clashes between the opposition and the Socialist majority on the electoral reform continue as the two debate whether or not they should seek the assistance of the OSCE / ODIHR in the decision-making process. In a

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U.S. pledges $ 1 billion for Kosovo – Serbia railway project

U.S. pledges $ 1 billion for Kosovo – Serbia railway project

TIRANA, Sep 22 – The United States has pledged to invest 1 billion dollars for the implementation of the railway project between Kosovo and Serbia. On Monday, the U.S. signed an agreement with Kosovo, pledging to implement projects stemming from

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Chinese Embassy saves 44,000 film reels at Central State Film Archive

Chinese Embassy saves 44,000 film reels at Central State Film Archive

TIRANA, Sep. 21 – Humidity conditions in Albania's Central State Film Archive will now function according to European standards, thanks to the support of the Chinese Embassy in Albania. The Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Albania, Zhou

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Grenell: implementing Kosovo – Serbia agreement, top priority

Grenell: implementing Kosovo – Serbia agreement, top priority

TIRANA, Sep. 21 – US Special Envoy for the Kosovo-Serbia dialogue, Richard Grenell stated that the Trump administration's top priority is the implementation of the agreement between the two countries. "Implementing the agreement made by Kosovo and Serbia is a

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Japan donates Books to Faculty of Economy, University of Tirana

Japan donates Books to Faculty of Economy, University of Tirana

TIRANA, Sep. 17 – A small handover ceremony was organized in the premises of the Rectorate of the Tirana University on Thursday, in the framework of Nippon Foundation’s initiative “100 Books for Understanding Contemporary Japan”.  The Ambassador of Japan, H.E.

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Interpol operation busts biggest Albanian drug smuggling ring

Interpol operation busts biggest Albanian drug smuggling ring

TIRANA, Sep. 18 – An international smuggling drug ring involving Albanians was busted by Interpol in an operation conducted in 10 different countries by I. According to a statement from EUROPOL, the group called "KOMPANIA BELLO", considered one of the

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