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Foreign tourists choose to visit the enchanting city of Shkodra while in Albania

Shkodra seems to have become a hotspot for all foreign tourists who are visiting Albania this year. With its picturesque landscapes and enchanting legends, Shkodra...

Albanians flock to Montenegro for the weekend, long queues at the border

Kilometer-long queues have been formed at the border crossing between Montenegro and Albania, after what seems a destination that citizens of our country have...

Albanian Ambassador to Greece: Travel restrictions have been lifted, however quotas will remain the same until June 28

Although the Albanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced that Albanian citizens can travel to Greece for non-essential reasons, the situation at the Kapshtica border...

Greece to finally allow non-essential travelers from Albania, announces Ministry  

Greece has today opened its borders for tourists from Albania. The decision was announced by the Albanian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which noted that in...

Political culture and dialogue in Albania and Linda Rama’s advice for Edi Rama

In an exclusive tell-all for Euronews Albania’s ‘Ilva Now’, activist Linda Rama spoke on the phases that the political dialogue in Albania has gone...

Linda Rama: Women in our political scene should rise to the level of their mission

 During her tell all on ‘Ilva Now’, the activist of human rights, at the same time the wife of PM Edi Rama, Mrs. Linda...

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Albanian alpinists rescue Swiss tourist stuck in the Northern Alps

Three highly passionate young alpinists were able on Tuesday evening to rescue a Swiss tourist that had been stuck for three hours, in a...

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From political attacks to her career – Linda Rama speaks on the ‘privileges’ she has given up on as first lady

Linda Rama, the activist and intellectual, who has been the better half of the Prime minister of Albania, Edi Rama, for the past 11...

4 highly recommended attractions in the city of Fushe-Arrez

Fushe-Arrez, a city in northern Albania, 23 km away from Puka – around 35 minutes car drive – is another place, which offers many...

German Embassy lifts all travel restrictions for Albania, here are the guidelines  

The Federal Government of Germany has lifted all travel restrictions and entry obligations for residents of Albania, a regulation coming into effect starting from...

Greece to reopen borders with Albania

Greece decided today to fully reopen its borders with Albania, with the decision entering into force on Saturday. According to the order set to be...

Strategy on justice reform for 2021-2025 to cost up to €57 million

The justice reform strategy, kicking off from 2021, is expected to cost up to €57 million. A draft submitted for public consultation proposes several...

Albin Kurti on an official visit to Vienna for the Western Balkans Summit

Today, leaders of the Western Balkan countries will meet in Vienna to attend the Western Balkans Summit. The event was organized by Chancellor of Austrian...

Dependency from migrant money, remittances consist 10% of Albania’s GDP

Parallel to the improvement of the pandemic situation, positive growth has been noted in remittances. Transfers from Albanian immigrants in the first semester of the...

EU member states to gradually lift travel restrictions, including with Albania

Starting from today, EU member states must start gradually lifting restrictions on non-essential travel, including arrivals from Albania, North Macedonia, and Serbia. The German Federal...

The Netherlands said “Yes” to Albania’s first IGC, but on one condition

The Government of the Netherlands voted in favor of opening accession negotiations with Albania, however only with one condition: Continues monitoring of the country’s...

Tourism in Albania – amid restrictive measures and the hard task to offer quality service

Albania has officially opened the doors to the summer season for 2021. Despite the fact that this has been one of the sectors in...

Environment Minister, Blendi Klosi: We won’t tolerate illegal developments on our coast!

The Minister of Environment and Tourism, Blendi Klosi was invited to Euronews Albania’s Raw Politics, during which he said that illegal constructions built on...

President Osmani: EU should keep its promise and lift the visa regime

During the annual Summit for the Process of Collaboration of South-Eastern Europe (SEECP), Kosovo’s president, Vjosa Osmani made an appeal to the countries, who...

Montenegrin minister sacked after denying Srebrenica genocide

The Parliament of Montenegro discharged Minister of Justice, Human Rights and Minorities, Vladimir Leposavic, for denying the Srebrenica genocide, after passing a resolution on...

4 highly recommended attractions during your visit to Puka   

For years now, Puka has turned into a favorite destination for local and foreign visitors that are looking to enjoy a piece of nature,...

Romania doesn’t change its stance on recognition of Kosovo

Romania’s ambassador in Belgrade, Silvia Davidou declared today that her country won’t change the stance on Kosovo’s independence. After the meeting with the head of...

Kosovo reports zero deaths from COVID-19 for second day in a row  

For two days in a row, Kosovo hasn’t reported any fatalities as a result of the COVID-19 virus. In their daily report, the Ministry of...

PM Zaev pays an official visit to Bulgaria in effort to clear country’s integration process

The Prime Minister of North Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, is on an official visit to Sofie in a bid to clear his country’s integration process. Zaev...

Former Gjirokastra Mayor sentenced to 1 year in prison

The former Mayor of Gjirokastra, Zamira Rami, was found guilty of abuse of office charges and sentenced to one year in prison. Rami will not...

Airport reopening accompanied by rising ticket prices at Tirana International Airport

The reopening of air borders has come along with a rise in ticket prices at Tirana International Airport (TIA). As passenger influx is expected to...

EU Ambassador Soreca says more specialized prosecutors needed in fight against human trafficking

The EU Ambassador to Albania, Luigi Soreca, said that the country needs more specialized prosecutors when it comes to combatting human trafficking. The head of...

Individuals involved in human trafficking will be barred entry in the US, says Ambassador Kim

OSCE Presence in Albania organized the conference “Joint Efforts to Combat trafficking in human beings in Albania”. US Ambassador to Albania Yuri Kim, who also...

PM Kurti responds to US Ambassador Kosnett: No association on ethnic bases

The Prime Minister of Kosovo Albin Kurti replicated to a declaration of the US Ambassador Philip Kosnett that “Kosovo has an obligation to set...

Constitutional Court to resume session on National Theater

The Constitutional Court will resume today its session on the demolition of the National Theater after having adjourned following a 12-hour hearing on Wednesday. The...

Bulgaria set to keep veto on North Macedonia’s EU accession bid

The government of Bulgaria will not be overturning its veto on North Macedonia. An announcement released by the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs highlighted that...

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