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Erdogan’s statements on the Treaty of Lausanne bring strong reactions within Turkey

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Ankara, September 30, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Manolis Kostidis To a storm of reactions and discussions have led in Turkey the statements of Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who accused the signatories of the Treaty of Lausanne, and stressed that the Aegean islands were left to Greece. But the debate showed that in the opposition there […]

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IBNA Op-Ed/Who don’t want a solution to the Cyprus problem?

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Athens, September 30, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris To a stalemate seems to be driven the solution of the Cyprus problem, due to the insistence of the Turkish side for the stay of the occupying troops in Cyprus. Both Greece and Cyprus have made it clear that they will not accept the stay […]

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International representatives call voters to elect local leaders

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Sarajevo, September 30, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Mladen Dragojlovic Bosnia and Herzegovina citizens will elect an new administration in their local communities on Sunday and everything is ready for this important event. Documents are already sent to local election commissions and candidates will conclude their campaigns today. At midnight, election silence will begin and […]

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Gruevski to appear before court on the case investigated by the Special Prosecution

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Skopje, 30 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti Former Prime Minister and leader of the largest party in power, Nikola Gruevski, will appear in front of the Criminal Court on 21 November in relation to the charges addressed to him by the Special Prosecution. Gruevski and 13 other people are accused of blocking […]

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Federalization if Macedonians do not want the advancement of the position of Albanians, says Albanian political leader

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By   22 hours ago

Skopje, 30 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti The mayor of Struga and leader of the opposition party Movement for Reforms-PDSH has said that in case Macedonians are not interested to strike a deal for the advancement of the position of Albanians, such as the full use of the Albanian language and other […]

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Debates on the existence or non-existence of the Cham issue

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Tirana, 30 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Edison Kurani Debates have erupted in the recent hours in Albania as to whether a Cham issue exists or not. The first one to be expressed were political forces and associations that protect the interests of the Cham community in Albania and this came a few hours after […]

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Erdogan considers the Treaty of Lausanne a defeat

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Ankara, September 30, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Manolis Kostidis “They gave the islands to the Greeks then, they did not take advantage and today we face the difficulties” Recep Tayyip Erdogan denies in his own way the Treaty of Lausanne, which defines the borders of the Turkish Republic and expresses his anger for the […]

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EWG leaves decisions on Greece for Eurogroup to make

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Athens, September 30, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Zacharias Petrou A Euro Working Group (EWG) meeting on Thursday took stock of progress made by the Greek government in the implementation of fifteen prior actions that will unlock a 2.8 billion euro sub-tranche of rescue loans. The envoys of the so-called “quartet” of Greece’s creditors […]

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Kosovo’s budget amounts to 2 billion euros

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Pristina, 30 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota For 2017, Kosovo will have a budget amounting to 2 billion euros. In 2016, the budget was around 1,6 billion euros. This was declared by the minister of Finance, Avdullah Hoti today in a hearing held by the Ministry of Finance for the 2017 budget […]

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Pensions in FYROM are at risk

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Skopje, 30 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti The government in FYROM has increased pensions by 5%, but through a report published this week, the World Bank has warned that the pension system in FYROM has been put at risk. According to the World Bank report, 452 million euros or 45% of pensions […]

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EWG leaves decisions on Greece for Eurogroup to make

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Athens, September 30, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Zacharias Petrou A Euro Working Group (EWG) meeting on Thursday took stock of progress made by the Greek government in the implementation of fifteen prior actions that will unlock a 2.8 billion euro sub-tranche of rescue loans. The envoys of the so-called “quartet” of Greece’s creditors […]

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Draft Budget for 2017 foresees growth for the first time after eight years

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Athens, September 30, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris Growth of 2.7% foresees the 2017 draft budget, which was filed on Monday in the House. Competent sources of the Ministry of Finance confirmed the prediction that marks the return of the Greek economy to strong growth after eight years of recession. The PDB will […]

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Tsakalotos wants agreement on debt as soon as possible

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Athens, September 30, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris The need for a new development model in Europe “fairer, more social and more participatory”, underlined the Minister of Finance, Euclid Tsakalotos speaking at the European Investment Bank event in Luxembourg on the recovery from the crisis and the real economy, at a macroeconomic but […]

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Poll finds views of Bulgarian business climate unchanged in September 2016

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Sofia, September 29, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Clive Leviev-Sawyer of The Sofia Globe A regular poll by Bulgaria’s National Statistical Institute (NSI) has found views of the country’s business climate unchanged in September 2016, compared with the previous month. The finding comes a month after an NSI survey found opinions of the business […]

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World Bank to help Bulgaria better protect its nature

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Sofia, September 29, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Clive Leviev-Sawyer of The Sofia Globe The World Bank will help Bulgaria protect and better manage its natural assets, like forests and air, as well as mitigate the risks of climate change, the Bank said in a statement. Two contracts for analytical and advisory services were […]

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Albania’s economy on track for a good performance in 2016

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Tirana, 29 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Growth is projected to improve in 2016 in Albania, leading the way for increased employment and poverty reduction, according to the latest Southeast Europe Regular Economic Report (SEERER). Growth is projected at 3.2 percent in 2016, up from 2.8 percent in 2015, and is forecasted to reach 3.5 […]

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IBNA Analysis/In order for Albanian businesses in the world to view Albania as an important destination for their future investments

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The Minister of Economic Development, Tourism, Trade and Enterprise of Albania, Milva Ekonomi, analyzes the economic developments of the country. Ekonomi stresses the importance that investments in the birth place of the successful entrepreneurs of Albanian roots who live and work in the USA and other countries have. She also raises some questions which she […]

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Kosovo and Serbia – businesses have advanced more than politics

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Pristina, 29 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota Economic cooperation is the best alternative for the normalization of relations between Kosovo and Serbia. This was said by the representatives of Kosovo and Serbia’s chambers of commerce, Safet Gerxhaliu and Marko Cadez. According to them, politics is part of the problem, when it comes […]

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Poll finds views of Bulgarian business climate unchanged in September 2016

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Sofia, September 29, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Clive Leviev-Sawyer of The Sofia Globe A regular poll by Bulgaria’s National Statistical Institute (NSI) has found views of the country’s business climate unchanged in September 2016, compared with the previous month. The finding comes a month after an NSI survey found opinions of the business […]

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Slovenia declared world’s first green country

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Ljubljana, September 28, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Slovenia has become the world’s first country to be declared a green destination, based on an assessment by the Netherlands-based organisation Green Destinations which established 96%-compliance across 100 criteria. The title was presented at a ceremony at Ljubljana Castle on Tuesday as part of the two-day Global Green […]

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Economy is the key for peace in the Balkan region

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Pristina, 28 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota President of Kosovo, Hashim Thaci has received today a delegation led by the General Secretary of the Association of European Chambers of Commerce and Industry, “Eurochambers”, Arnaldo Abruzzini, comprised of the head of the Kosovo Chamber of Commerce, Safet Gerxhaliu, head of FYROM’s Chamber of […]

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Kosovo agricultural produce aim the European market

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Pristina, 28 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota The priority of the government of Kosovo is economic development and agriculture in particular, where positive results have been achieved. This was said by Kosovo’s PM, Isa Mustafa at the opening of the “Pristina 2016” expo. In this fair, which saw the participation of chambers […]

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Savvides: The expat from Russia who is strengthened in Greece

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Athens, September 27, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris Until yesterday the opposition was afraid of a Syriza channel being created as one of the four television license bidders was Vladimiros Kalogritsas who has a left-wing political affiliation. All the politicians of the major and minor opposition, systemic stations and publishers united in […]

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World Bank: Economic growth in Kosovo is slow

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Pristina, 27 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota Economic growth in Kosovo has been projected to be 3,6% for 2016, while last year this growth was 3,9%. This was said during the presentation of the annual report of the World Bank for Kosovo. According to the report in question, until 2018, Kosovo’s economic […]

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East Med at the heart of Greece – Cyprus – Israel trilateral meeting

O υπουργός Περιβάλλοντος και Ενέργειας, Πάνος Σκουρλέτης (Κ) με τον υπουργό Εθνικών Υποδομών, Ενέργειας και Υδάτων του Ισραήλ Yuval Steinitz (Α)  και τον υπουργό Εμπορίου, Βιομηχανίας και Τουρισμού της Κύπρου Γιώργο Λακκοτρύπη (Δ) δίνουν τα χέρια κατά τη διάρκεια της συνάντησής τους στο Υπουργείο Περιβάλλοντος και Ενέργειας στην Αθήνα, Τετάρτη 28 Σεπτεμβρίου 2016.. ΑΠΕ-ΜΠΕ/ΑΠΕ-ΜΠΕ/ΑΛΕΞΑΝΔΡΟΣ ΒΛΑΧΟΣ

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Athens, September 29, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris The gas pipeline East Med, which is designed to transport gas from the deposits in the Eastern Mediterranean to Europe via Greece, the electric interconnection of Israel – Cyprus – Greece through Crete and the new LNG station in Alexandroupolis, were the focus of discussions […]

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Gov’t – SOCAR show common will to complete the acquisition of DESFA

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Athens, September 28, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris In a positive atmosphere took place the meeting of Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras with the administration of state energy company of Azerbaijan Socar. Although white smoke did not come out in the end, it paved the way for seeking a solution to the notorious acquisition […]

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Total sales of petroleum products decrease by 4,1% in August compared to July 

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Nicosia, September 27, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency The total sales of petroleum products in August 2016 recorded a decrease of 4,1% compared to the previous month, according to the Statistical Service. A decline was recorded in the sales of Asphalt, Kerosene, Light Fuel Oil, Gasoil Low Sulphur, as well as in the provisions of Gasoil […]

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Former general Clark’s company is aiming Kosovo’s natural resources

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	Supreme Allied Commander Europe Gen. Wesley Clark, U.S. Army, takes questions from reporters during a briefing at the Pentagon on the status of the NATO-led, international peacekeeping operation in Bosnia and Herzegovina on Dec. 9, 1999.  The first U.S. peacekeepers entered the war-ravaged country five years ago this month in an effort to stop the ethnic killings and prevent further deterioration of the region's infrastructure.  DoD photo by R. D. Ward.  (Released)

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Pristina, 27 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota “Envidity Energy Kosova”, a company chaired by retired general, Wesley Clark, who led the NATO air campaign on Serb facilities in 1999, has expressed its interest for the underground gasification of coal in Kosovo and production of synthetic gas and kerosene. The company’s request for […]

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Greece – Cyprus – Israel to have trilateral meeting, with Energy at the focus

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Athens, September 27, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris The promotion of energy interconnections of Eastern Mediterranean countries and the European Union is at the center of discussions at the meeting of Greece’s – Cyprus – Israel energy ministers, which has been scheduled for tomorrow Wednesday in Athens, with Greece claiming the role of […]

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Bulgaria, Cyprus energy ministers discuss gas delivery routes

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Sofia, September 26, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Clive Leviev-Sawyer of The Sofia Globe Cyprus could play an important role in two projects meant to offer new sources of gas supply for Bulgaria, Energy Minister Temenouzhka Petkova told reporters on September 26 after meeting with her Cypriot counterpart Yiorgos Lakkotrypis, public broadcaster Bulgarian National Radio […]

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RS to increase energy efficiency

БАЊАЛУКА, 20. СЕПТЕМБРА /СРНА/ - Радове на реконструкцији Природно-математички факултет /ПМФ/ Универзитета у Бањалуци обишла је министар за просторно уређење, грађевинарство и екологију Републике Српске Сребренка Голић са колегама из региона који данас у Бањалуци учествују на регионалној конференцији "Унапређење енергетске ефикасности у грађевинарству као покретач привредног развоја".

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Banja Luka, September 21, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Mladen Dragojlovic The First International Conference on Energy Efficiency entitled “Improving energy efficiency in the construction industry as an engine for development” was held on Tuesday and Wednesday in Banja Luka. Minister of Spatial Planning, Construction and Environment in the RS Government Srebrenka Golić, and Serbian […]

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Cyprus – Egypt relations ‘excellent and strong’, President Anastasiades says

Ο Πρόεδρος της Κύπρου Νίκος Αναστασιάδης (Δ) και ο Αιγύπτιος Πρόεδρος Αμπντέλ Φατάχ Αλ Σίσι (Α) ανταλλάσουν χειραψία κατά τη διάρκεια των κοινών δηλώσεων με τον Έλληνα πρωθυπουργό Αλέξη Τσίπρα (δεν εικονίζεται) μετά τη συνάντησή τους στην Κύπρο, την Τετάρτη 29 Απριλίου 2015. Νέα διακήρυξη αναμένεται ότι θα υπογράψουν σήμερα, μετά την κοινή συνάντηση τους στη Λευκωσία, οι πρόεδροι της Κύπρου Νίκος Αναστασιάδης, της Αιγύπτου Φατάχ Αλ Σίσι και ο πρωθυπουργός της Ελλάδος Αλέξης Τσίπρας . ΑΠΕ-ΜΠΕ/PIO/Σταύρος Ιωαννίδης

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New York, September 19, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency CNA – Apostolis Zoupaniotis Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades has described as “excellent and strong” the relations between Cyprus and Egypt, following a meeting he had in New York, on Monday, with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. The two men, who met on the sidelines of the UN […]

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The Albanian Picasso has passed away

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Born 1933 in Malesia, Montenegro, Award-winning Albanian painter and graphic artist Gjelosh Gjokaj presents metaphysical, and surrealistic expressions using bold graphic elements, lush reds, blues and yellows, earning him the title “Father of Graphic Arts in Kosovo” Tirana, 26 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency The Albanian renowned painter and academic, Gjelosh Gjokaj has passed away […]

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Skeleton discovered at famous Antikythera Shipwreck

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Athens, September 19, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Review Hari Stefanatos Skeletal remains (skull, long and smaller bones) of a person who was stranded in Antikythera Shipwreck during its immersion were identified and pulled up during the search conducted by the Department of Underwater Antiquities and American Oceanographic Institute Woods Hole, from August 28 to September […]

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“Ballatyrk” in the theater of Kumanovo

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Skopje, 19 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti “Ballatyrk”, a show by Enda Walshi, directed by Qazmedin Nuredini has been shown in the theater of Kumanovo. The show combines physical theater and meditation on the short time that we spend in life. Director of the show, Nuredini says that the main characters are […]

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Sixth edition of the International Festival of Literature starts today in Pristina

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Pristina, 16 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota The International Literature Festival starts today the sixth edition in Pristina. According to the organizers, this edition continues its tradition, by bringing a list of authors and artists from Kosovo, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina and United States of America. The participants are Faruk Sehic (Bosnia and […]

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Tirana hosts the Fourth International Guitar Festival

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Tirana, 15 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Tirana is hosting the Fourth International Guitar Festival with the participation of guitar players from all over the world. The festival is organized by the “Guitar Foundation of Albania” and Tirana University of Arts. The program offers a variety of classical guitar pieces and contemporary experimental composing. The […]

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Athens named World Book Capital

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Athens, September 15, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By  Hari Stefanatos Athens has been named World Book Capital for 2018 by UNESCO, according to a statement of the international organization. The Director General of UNESCO, Irina Bokova, took this decision on the recommendation of the Advisory Committee of the program. According to the announcement, the city of […]

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Kennedy arrives to Albania

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Tirana, 13 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency The Kennedy dynasty includes important political names who have led USA for many years, having a serious impact worldwide. But this dynasty also includes people famous in other domains. One of them is Vincent Kennedy, a composer who is known in Europe and the USA. He has arrived […]

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“Lazarat Burning”, as a reality that overthrows the wrong perception of “Taken” and “War Dogs”

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Tirana, 9 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Known Hollywood movies whose subject is Albanians, mostly make a bad presentation of Albania and Albanians. From “Taken” to “War Dogs”, these movies have been shown all around the world, showing Albanians as terrible people through the crimes that they commit. Although these movies were fiction, they caused […]

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FYROM at the bottom of FIFA ranking

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Skopje, 16 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti FYROM’s national football team has marked a drastic fall in the new FIFA ranking. The national team is ranked on the 146th position, which is considered the worst position ever seen by the national side. Prior to this ranking, FYROM was on the 138th position. […]

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Kosovo goes up in the FIFA ranking

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Pristina, 15 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota With its 1:1 draw against Finland, Kosovo has made significant progress in the FIFA ranking, moving up 22 places to the 168th place. Kosovo is making history and within a short period of time, this team has left behind teams such as Gambia, Dominica, Lucia, Tahiti, Cambodia, […]

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Albanian Football Association postpones League B and C matches

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Tirana, 13 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency In Albania, League B and League C matches have been postponed until further notice, following a decision taken by the Albanian Football Association. These leagues were scheduled to start on 10 and 18 September. The decision came following the fact that a part of the clubs has not paid […]

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FYROM’s tennis players improve in the ATP ranking

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Skopje, 13 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti Tennis players from FYROM have seen an improvement in the ATP ranking of the best tennis players in the world. According to the Tennis Association, Tomislav Jotevski, one of the best tennis players in the country, has ranked on the 778th position, going up 9 […]

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FYROM’s U-21 football team on the verge of qualification for the Euro 2017

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Skopje, 7 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti Last night, FYROM U-21 football team has grabbed a win against Northern Ireland as part of the 2017 European Championship qualifiers. With this 2:0 victory, the team is ranked first in the group. The first goal was an own goal scored by Doerti, while the […]

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Kosovo equalizes against Finland in its first ever official match

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Pristina, 6 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota Kosovo’s national football team has managed to grab a draw against Finland, in the first qualifying match for 2018 FIFA World Cup. In the Finnish stadium of Turku, Kosovo showed a stable and confident game. Meanwhile, Finland scored the first goal through Paulus Arajuuri on […]

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Romania draw Montenegro 1-1 in 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier

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Bucharest, September 5, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Romania and Montenegro on Sunday evening ended their first 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier in a tie, 1-1 (0-0). They played at Cluj Arena of Cluj-Napoca. Romania were very close to getting a win in their first match coached by German Christoph Daum, but Nicolae Stanciu failed to […]

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Kosovo ready for the match against Finland

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Pristina, 5 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota Kosovo’s national football team will play today its first qualifying match for the Russia 2018 World Cup. The opposing side is Finland and Kosovo’s manager, Albert Bunjaku says that the team is ready for today’s match. “We have worked a lot on this match, but […]

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KDI: Citizens are not informed on the dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia

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Pristina, 30 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota Kosovo Democratic Institute (KDI) has published the report “Transparency of dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia: The citizens’ point of view”, which reflects the findings of the opinion poll relating to transparency, accountability and general information that citizens of Kosovo have on the process of dialogue. […]

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Four Bulgarian Border Police arrested for corruption

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Sofia, September 30, 2016/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Clive Leviev-Sawyer of The Sofia Globe Four Bulgarian Border Police were arrested for corruption at the Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint with Turkey on September 30. More arrests were possible in the special operation, led by prosecutors from the Sofia City Prosecutor’s Office anti-corruption unit and involving […]

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No roaming charges in the Balkans

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Tirana, 30 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency Like EU citizens, citizens of the Balkan region will soon be able to communicate with each other without applying roaming charges. The Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) has announced an incentive for a regional platform for roaming and a study for the legal and regulatory impact that this development […]

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Serbia arrests Mitrovica’s Police Commissioner for “terrorism”

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Pristina, 29 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota The Serb police have arrested Southern Mitrovica Police Commisioner, Nehat Thaci. Spokesman of Kosovo Police, Daut Hoxha said that the arrest has taken place on the road linking Gjilan to Bujanoc. “Kosovo Police have not received any explanation by the Serb authorities for the arrest […]

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Civil society in Albania, far from progress

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Tirana, 29 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Edison Kurani Stability of civil society in Albania is falling and during 2015, it didn’t mark progress. The country continues to suffer the high level of unemployment and informal economy. Efforts have been made for years to improve legislation. There has also been funding of nonprofit organizations, […]

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The tension in refugee hot spots creates fear of violent incidents

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Athens, September 29, 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Spiros Sideris While the EU, through the Commissioner for Migration and Home affairs Dimitris Avramopoulos expresses satisfaction that Greece is applying – albeit gradually – the Dublin agreement on asylum, for the fact that refugee migrations from Greece and Italy to the EU countries is gradually rising, […]

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Statistics and contradicting figures on unemployment in FYROM

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Skopje, 29 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti A large number of qualified people in FYROM are jobless. According to the Employment Agency, there are over 13 people with degrees who are looking for a job and out of them, 29 have PHDs and 900 others have a Master of Science title. Rexhail […]

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Albania doesn’t spend on scientific research

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The country invests only 0,2% of GDP for research and development Tirana, 29 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency While the whole world has invested for years in scientific research, which often yields great success, Albania has not spend anything and doesn’t intend to spend anything on the development of innovative projects. This is the conclusion […]

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