AINA TIR-FAX, November 23, 2017

HEADLINES

POLITICS

  • President Meta, first rejection of a Rama government law
  • Albania and Greece, joint police groups to patrol both sides of the border
  • US Ambassador at OSCE: “Crime and traffic, still obstacle to Albania’s prosperity”
  • Olli resigns as Democratic Party chief councilor at the Tirana Municipality
  • SMI leader Monika Kryemadhi: “Let’s unite against the narco-state”
  • Rama: “Aggressive program for encouraging employment”
  • Olli resigns as Democratic Party chief councilor at the Tirana Municipality
  • Veliaj dismisses 4 employees in Municipality Unit No. 4

ECONOMY

  • Minister of Economy: “PPP projects for roads, audit for Tirana-Elbasan highway”
  • Investiments for infrastructure, there are needed 1,2 billion euro per year, government provides only half
  • Finance Minister: “Youth employment, government’s next challenge”

CHRONICLE

  • Prosecutor`s Office: Balilaj`s properties to be confiscated
  • Prosecution ordered arrest of former officers involved with cannabis, Police cannot find them
  • Internal Service: “40 police officers involved with cannabis traffickers”
  • Vetting Law, citizens gather at Independent Commission, seeking justice
  • Scandal in Sarande, 4 people arrested
  • Anti-drug operation in Tirana, 3 arrested
  • Two disappeared girls found in Tirana

SOCIETY

  • Veliaj: Pilot project for the nine year schools

CULTURE

  • Panucci: “Albania, a beautiful national team. Different from Italy, we seek new elements”
  • Inva Mula awarded with “Member of honor” prize in Canada

 

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AINA TIR-FAX, November 22, 2017

HEADLINES

POLITICS

  • President Meta meets Slovenian counterpart
  • Agreement Albania-Kosova signed in the framework of EU membership
  • MP questioned on Habilaj dossier disclosed,former interior deputy-minister Elona Gjebrea
  • Albania will increase number of troops in Afghanistan with 60%

ECONOMY

  • Minister of Economy: “PPP projects for roads, audit for Tirana-Elbasan highway”
  • Rama: Budget for health and social protection increased by 2,3 billion ALL
  • Agriculture diminished its increasing rates in 2016
  • IMF figures: Albania, the 105th place in the world for its GDP, ranked among the poorest countries
  • Government buys radars from America, first purchase agreement initiated since 2005
  • 100 million EUR for PPP management of medical labs

CHRONICLE

  • Operation against luxury vehicles, considered a success by police, turns out quite different
  • The “accountant” of the Habilaj gang remains in prison
  • Alibeaj, Tahiri is hiding facts that incriminate him
  • Arrest order issued for three high-level Police officers in Vlora
  • Explosive placed in a business in Vlora, object destroyed
  • The “accountant” of the Habilaj gang remains in prison
  • 12 year old found hanged in Belsh

SOCIETY

  • Tirana Mayor: “Brussels ‘Winter Wonder’, best way for promoting our country”
  • Artan Fuga: My proposal for the reformation of the Academy of Sciences
  • Teaching resumes in Shupenza school

 

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