Misuse of personal data, DP to file claims against e-Albania at SPAK

The Democratic party has raised allegations against the Socialist Party for misusing citizens’ personal data deposited on the government’s portal E-Albania, to use for...

COVID-19 update: Virus claims lives of 12, in Kosovo  

Kosovo continues to report a high number of new infections from Covid-19. In the past 24 hours, 12 citizens lost their lives to the...

Protests against Hydro-power dam in Miredita, residents clash with police

“Can’t have a state, with thieves”. These were the words chanted by dozens of residents in the region of Miredita, who are opposing the...

Basha in the Krraba tunnel: We know how to keep our word, Elbasan will see its dignified changes

The leader of DP, Lulzim Basha gave a statement today from the entrance of the Krraba tunnel. Basha told his supporters present in the meeting...

Meeting with new entrepreneurs, Rama: €50 million credit fund to alleviate financing for activities

PM Edi Rama held an electoral meeting with several young entrepreneurs in the field of technology. The head of state said that he is working...

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Kryemadhi in Kombinat: Rama wants to sell the neighborhood to the oligarchs

The campaign of the Socialist Movement for Integration was in Kombinat today, where the leader, Monika Kryemadhi declared that this area is ruined because...

Memorial wall, the mosaic commemorating Albanians banished from Kosovo in 1999

A small group of citizens gathered this Saturday in Bllac, to commemorate the memorial wall dedicated to hundreds of ethnic Albanians, who were exiled...

Manastirliu inspects process in Skanderbeg square: As of Monday, vaccination for 60+ with chronic diseases

This morning, the Minister of Health and Social Protection, Ogerta Manastirliu oversaw the process of massive vaccination at the Skanderbeg square. “We are now administering...
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Hopeless from political parties, former miners appeal to ambassadors

Thousands of former miners from the district of Korça have been battling for over 20 years to get their due status, which guarantees them...

Vlora River Road, PM Rama: A 100-year promise preparing to be unveiled

The Vlora River Road is under preparations in order to be accessible during the touristic season. The news was made public by Albanian Prime Minister...

Health minister Manastirliu: Over 250.000 vaccine doses have been administered

With the arrival of 100.000 Sinovac jabs, the Ministry of Health announced that inoculation of citizens over 60 will start by next week. “On Monday...

Court delivers judgment to air traffic controllers charged with abuse of office

On Saturday, the Court of Tirana ruled to leave two of the three air traffic controllers charged with abuse of office to jail. Following the...

President Meta calls on institutions to guarantee efficiency throughout electoral period

Albanian President Ilir Meta called on state institution executives to guarantee the normal functioning of administrations prior to and after the parliamentary polls due...

Rinvote | Ulsi Manja and Ivi Kaso face young activists on the topics of ‘Justice and Corruption’

In tonight’s Rinvote, on Euronews Albania, young activists Silvana Rusi and Mario Keputa will be going opposite the leader of the Parliamentary Commission on...

Yuri Kim: ‘US investments in the justice sector are showing results’

During an activity part of the project “Justice for All”, attended by members of the High Court and High Council of Justice, the US...

DP’s culture plan, Basha: ‘National theater will be rebuilt exactly where it was, as it was’

In the square in front of, where the National Theater used to be located, the Democratic party presented their program on Art, Culture and...

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COVID-19: Daily cases drop as virus claims lives of 7, in Albania

During the past 24 hours, 286 new cases of COVID-19 have been identified in our country and a total of 2966 tests have been...

PM Rama accuses Meta: ‘His campaign in Vlora happens in hidden corners with corrupted subjects of OFL

PM Edi Rama was continuing with his electoral campaign in Saranda today, when he decided to send some accusations in the direction of the...

Women and girls in the elections: ‘Your vote counts just as much as housework’

For days now, citizens going to the store to buy bread are being met with the message: “Your vote counts, just as much as...

Notaries also subject to ‘Vetting’, Criteria: proof of clean background and family ties

All notaries, assistant notaries and candidates in the process of acquiring their license, will be subject to the vetting process for their background and...

Seven dead from COVID-19, in Kosovo

Seven citizens, who had contracted the Covid-19 virus have unfortunately lost their lives in Kosovo, whereas new infections continue to be on the rise. According...

Rama phones the candidate in Dibra, continues referring to rivals with irony

PM Edi Rama was continuing his electoral campaign in Saranda this morning, when he decided to give a call to one of the candidates...

Basha pledges agricultural subsidies to farmers in Divjaka

The leader of the Democratic Party Lulzim Basha sat in the cabin of a tractor to listen from near the problems that an average...

Deputy health minister: Chinese vaccine prevents COVID-19 deaths at 100%

Citing a study from the University of Chile, which claimed that the Chinese-made vaccine from Sinovac is “not up to the appropriate standards”, the...

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Vote-buying and selling, Swedish ambassador concerned as general elections near

While on a visit to meet the citizens of Paçrami in Shkodra, the Ambassador of Sweden to Albania, Elsa Hastad, expressed the concern over...

ATCEUC President: Controllers shouldn’t be “imported”, dispute exploited for political purposes

The President of the Air Traffic Controllers European Union’s Coordination, Volker Dick, said in an interview on Euronews Albania that the “critical situation” does...

Emergency flights resume operations at Tirana International Airport

After a nearly 30 hours crisis, the situation at Tirana International Airport has been resolved with the arrival of a COVID-19 vaccine supply, namely...

Regional tourism recovery, Tirana Declaration brings together the six Western Balkan states

Tourism is expected to facilitate the economic recovery of the country, as well as that of the region. Most likely this will happen with the...

Manjani: ‘This PM has nothing to do with the left, he hates syndicalism’

While debating with the former director of CEC, Denar Biba, according to whom the chemistry of the left works much better than that of...

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How has support for each party changed through the 4 separate surveys of Political Barometer

From the first national survey conducted by MRB in collaboration with Euronews Albania on January 21st to the fourth one published tonight on April...

Forecast of April 25th results: Threshold between SP and DP narrows, SMI declines

If the April 25th elections would be held next Sunday, the Socialist and Democratic parties would be getting the majority of the votes, almost...

43% for SP and 35.4% for DP, how would Albanians vote if elections were to be held on Sunday

The fourth survey conducted by Euronews Albania in cooperation with the prestigious company MRB revealed the tendency of the vote if parliamentary polls were...

Blendi Çeka’s analysis: DP has a spectacular growth from 2017, SP in stagnation

University professor Blendi Çeka said that the fourth survey of Euronews Albania and MRB shows that the Socialist Party is failing to convince its...

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New COVID-19 variants might have entered Albania, say Minister of Health and PM Rama

The Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama stated during a press conference dedicated to the coronavirus updates, that the new variants of the COVID-19 might...

Sea travel opened today, but only for a few categories of passengers

Albania will reopen maritime transportation this Monday, June 22nd, after three months. The Director of the General Maritime Directory, Paulin Ndreu, was interviewed on Euronews...

COVID-19 in North Macedonia, 11 deaths and 185 victims in the past 24 hours

COVID-19 in North Macedonia, 11 deaths and 185 victims in the past 24 hours The past 24 hours have been tragic for North Macedonia, with...

Jonila Godole: SP is bringing in old promises in this campaign

While commenting on the survey conducted by MRB and Euronews Albania, the director of the Institute for Media, Culture and Democracy, Jonila Godole stated...

Sejamini: Basha’s growth is the triumph of his calm and positive campaign

The fourth national survey presented tonight on Political Barometer showed that 47% of respondents had a positive opinion about the current prime minister and...

Rama and Basha in a tight race over Prime Minister’s seat – unveils Political Barometer

The two main leaders in the country, Edi Rama and Lulzim Basha, are in a tight race to win the votes of the Albanian...

COVID-19 in Albania: 6 victims and 317 new confirmed cases

Over the last 24 hours, Albania recorded 317 new COVID-19 cases. The Ministry of Health said that 6 citizens lost the battle against the virus...

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“Set our Albanian colleagues free”, EU air traffic controllers appeal to Albanian authorities

Air Traffic Controllers European Unions Coordination (ATCEUC) has demanded the “immediate” release of their Albanian colleagues arrested by the state police. In a press...

‘Charges should be dropped’, Thaçi demands his freedom in The Hague

The defense team of the former president of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi has deposited a complaint to The Hague, requesting the dismissal of his indictment,...

Albania hits highest single-day number of coronavirus cases since beginning of pandemic

Albania has reported 1,130 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours and 13 victims, taking the total number of confirmed cases at 84,212...

Albin Kurti calls on Albania to proclaim Vjosa river a national park

The leader of the Self-Determination Movement, Albin Kurti, publicly called on the Albanian government to declare river Vjosa a national park and renounce plans...

Record-high number of new cases for 2021, in Kosovo

Ten people have lost their lives in the past 24 hours in Kosovo as a result of COVID-19. The statistics reported by the Institute...

I wouldn’t have recognized Kosovo if I’d been prime minister, says PM of Montenegro

The Prime Minister of Montenegro, Zdravko Krivokapic, told Serbian media that he would have “never accepted” the recognition of Kosovo’s independence. His declaration fueled a...

Awareness campaign on the effects of air pollution on COVID-19 infections

  COVID-19 is a virus that strikes the lungs and unfortunately in a country with high levels of air-pollution like Albania, this pandemic seems to...

SP and DP ‘start engines’ of electoral campaigns in Tirana, CEC calls for self-control

Starting from Thursday, Albania will officially enter campaign season for the parliamentary elections on April 25th, even though electoral meetings and the programs of...

Last plenary session of Parliament, 20 days ahead of the elections

The last plenary session of the Albanian parliament will be held on April 5th, exactly 20 days before the general elections of April 25th. In...

Russia “counter-responds” by expelling Albanian diplomat

Russia will expel an Albanian diplomat as a counter-response for the ousting of Russian diplomat from Tirana two weeks prior. Russian News Agency, RIA reports...

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High COVID-19 figures persist, 35 deaths recorded in a day

North Macedonia is currently battling against mounting new COVID-19 mortalities and new infections. The Ministry of Health said that 35 citizens died over the last...

Blinken congratulates Kurti: ‘You will have full support from the US’

The US Secretary of State, Antony Blinken has sent a letter congratulating the newly elected PM of Kosovo, Albin Kurti. Through this letter, Blinken...

“TIA is Rama’s failure”, Basha slams PM over situation at the airport

The leader of the Democrats, Lulzim Basha, was today in an electoral visit in Lushnja. Among other things, he also spoke about the situation...

PM Rama and President Meta replicate over “Albcontrol” management dispute

Management of air traffic control at Tirana International Airport has become a bone of contention between Albanian President Ilir Meta and Prime Minister Edi...

KOSOVO

An additional 100 000 vaccines arrive, in Albania

This Thursday afternoon, 100 thousand doses of the Chinese ‘Sinovac’ vaccine have made it to Albania. The news was announced by PM Edi Rama,...

DP’s ballot protection strategy, special structure seeks to identify violations

The Democratic Party has already started to take the necessary precautions against meddling with the ballots. The party has established a special structure that will...

COVID-19 vaccine rolls out on citizens above the age of 85

Kosovo has launched the vaccination campaign for citizens above the age of 85, a process that is expected to last for about 3 days. “I...

Commercial flights resume tomorrow, schedule announced by TIA

After over 30 hours out of all operations, the deadlock at the Tirana International Airport (TIA) has come to an end. The news was...

NORTH MACEDONIA

International Roma Day, 4 issues concerning the community in Albania

The International Roma Day celebrates the Romani history, traditions, and cultures, but it also calls for social involvement. This day also aims to raise...

Civil Defense Commission: Ministry to replace air traffic controllers with new or foreign ones

The government has decided to step in in order to make “air traffic control operational again”, including here by opting to replace the workers...

Flights resume on Friday, TIA: Flight to Dubai to be rerouted from Podgorica

Tirana International Airport announced that scheduled flights will resume Friday morning, meanwhile humanitarian, medical, and diplomatic flights will start operating today. However, the exact time...

Nearly 100 passengers left stranded at Tirana’s International Airport, waiting for flights to resume

Over 100 citizens are stranded outside the "Mother Teresa" airport unable to travel following the decision of the air traffic controllers to go on...

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IN PICTURES: Cars stuck at Albania’s Llogara pass due to heavy snowfall

Numerous cars are stranded at Albania’s Llogara pass on Thursday due to heavy snowfall. The snow blizzard caused chaos and disrupted traffic on the roads,...

Twenty-four air traffic controllers taken to the police station following strike on Wednesday

Twenty-four air traffic control employees of ‘Albcontrol’ have been taken to the police station following their decision on Wednesday to suspend their work at...

Luan Rama lists SP’s mistakes: the PM used Vlora to seem like the ‘great reformer’

The candidate of the SMI (Socialist Movement for Integration), Luan Rama said that Vlora has had members in the Albanian Parliament but they haven’t...