The Administrative Court of Appeal Overthrows the Ministry of Interior’s Decision on Simsek’s Case

The Administrative Court of Appeal Overthrows the Ministry of Interior’s Decision on Simsek’s Case

Selami Simsek has again the right to apply for asylum in Albania. Today the Administrative Court of Appeal overturned the decision of the Ministry of Interior to not grant asylum to Simsek. This decision come after the European Court of

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21 Deaths From COVID-19/ The Curfew Continues to Stay in Place from 20:00 to 6:00

21 Deaths From COVID-19/ The Curfew Continues to Stay in Place from 20:00 to 6:00

The Ministry of Health in Albania reported 21 more deaths related to the coronavirus in the last 24 hours: five deaths were registered in Tirana, 3 deaths in Elbasan, 2 deaths in Vlora, 2 deaths in Fier, 2 deaths in

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64.1 Thousand Less Foreign Tourists in January Compared to 2020

64.1 Thousand Less Foreign Tourists in January Compared to 2020

COVID-19 continues to be a burden for Albanian tourism. According to the Institute of Statistics (INSTAT), in January of 2021, Albania saw 25.7% less foreign tourists compared to the same period in 2020. In numbers, 185.3 thousand foreign visitors visited

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DP Registers Officially its Coalition for the Next Parliamentary Elections

DP Registers Officially its Coalition for the Next Parliamentary Elections

“Democratic Party – The Alliance for Change”- this will be the name under which the new coalition formed by the Democratic Party and its allies, will try to win the next parliamentary elections of the 25th of April. The DP

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19 Deaths From Covid-19 in the Last 24 Hours

19 Deaths From Covid-19 in the Last 24 Hours

The Ministry of Health in Albania reported 19 more deaths related to the coronavirus in the last 24 hours: four deaths were registered in Tirana, 3 deaths in Elbasan, 2 deaths in Vlora, while Durrës, Lezha, Korça, Librazhd, Shkodra, Përmet,

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President Meta Returns Tirana’s International Airport Concession Back to Parliament

President Meta Returns Tirana’s International Airport Concession Back to Parliament

President Meta returned today the concession of the Tirana International Airport back to Parliament, with the motivation that the extension with 13 years of the concession is “unconstitutional.” “The Parliament has changed the concession agreement of the “Mother Teresa” International

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Noto Exit Poll: The Opposition is Leading and Gaining Momentum

Noto Exit Poll: The Opposition is Leading and Gaining Momentum

According to the second exit poll done by Antonio Noto, in collaboration with RTV Ora, if the parliamentary election would happen today, the opposition would win against the ruling Socialist majority. From 2,000 participants in the poll, 41-45% of the

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OSCE: We Are Not Conducting Any Elections-Related Survey

OSCE: We Are Not Conducting Any Elections-Related Survey

OSCE Presence in Albania issued today a press release, denouncing the conduction of opinions polls and surveys from an organization called “OKSE”, who did that allegedly on behalf of the OSCE. “The OSCE Presence in Albania wishes to clarify that

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U.S Department of State Honors Ardian Dvorani For His Anticorruption Work

U.S Department of State Honors Ardian Dvorani For His Anticorruption Work

Twelve individuals from all around the world, including the Judge and former chief of the Judicial Appointments Council in Albania Ardian Dvorani, were recognized with the International Anticorruption Champions Award, by the U.S Secretary of State Blinken. Arguing the motivations

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15 More Deaths From COVID-19

15 More Deaths From COVID-19

The Ministry of Health in Albania reported 15 more deaths related to the coronavirus in the last 24 hours: seven deaths were registered in Tirana, 2 deaths in Vlorë, 2 deaths in Berat, while Fier, Korça, Librazhd, and Mat registered

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