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Reforms of the left wing in Albania

By   /  24/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  No Comments

Reform of the territory, pensions, economy accompanied by austere measures against informality and against electricity theft, judicial reform and educational reform, have been some of the main reforms that the left wing has managed to implement up until now after three and a half years in power The first word to be used was “Renaissance”. […]

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Albania: Rama and Basha make concessions

By   /  24/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  No Comments

“The electronic ballot counting is possible and we have no problems with it, but electronic ballot counting is fully compensated by the opening of ballot boxes”, said the PM Yesterday, debates in parliament were held in a state of almost double boycott. The opposition was not present in these debates, while all SMI lawmakers left, […]

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INTERVIEW/Bumçi: Protest, we welcome Meta of SMI and Idrizi of PJIU

By   /  23/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  No Comments

INTERVIEW/DP lawmaker, several times cabinet minister, Aldo Bumçi: Up until yesterday we were in parliament, but nothing has been solved The political situation in Alba nia seems tense. The vetting process has started, but at a time when this pro cess has made its first steps forward, the DP has taken another step: to protest […]

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Soros causes a “row” between the EU rapporteur and former PM Berisha

By   /  22/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  No Comments

The rapporteur on Albania in the European Parliament, Knut Fleckenstein has retorted today in a press conference from the EU offices in Tirana with the former right wing PM, Sali Berisha. This retort came as a result of the fact that Berisha has declared that George Soros is a big threat for Albanian democracy, accusing […]

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OP-ED/Will Berisha come back to power with Meta’s help?

By   /  22/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  No Comments

By Eduard Zaloshnja “In order to discover the roots of today’s gigantic tent in front of the Council of Ministers’ building, perhaps we should go to Çorovoda, where in September 2015, Ilir Meta delivered a speech in front of his fervent supporters A quarter of a century ago, when Berisha came to power for the […]

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Right wing opposition in Albania has launched an action to overthrow the government of the left wing Prime Minister Edi Rama

By   /  21/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Politics  /  No Comments

The democrat leader, Lulzim Basha said today on the fourth day of the protest that “every day we are determined  until our condition is fully met: free and honest and a technical government alone could guarantee the free vote”. Basha said that he doesn’t withdraw from the condition for the creation of a technical government […]

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Brussels will not negotiate with the majority and opposition in Albania

By   /  21/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Politics  /  No Comments

German MEP, Knut Fleckenstein has arrived to Tirana where he is holding meetings with political leaders and senior state officials. Fleckenstein said that his mission to Tirana is not to negotiate between the government and opposition, but to discuss with the sides for the process of the integration of Albania. The MEP said that “I […]

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Meta does not take a stand, political “gridlock” continues

By   /  21/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  No Comments

While the “ball” seems to be on the majority’s court, no clear movements seem to have been made to unblock the situation. Rama has asked his MPs to get ready for Thursday’s session, in spite of the opposition’s boycott, while Meta doesn’t answer if he accepts a technical government or not The leader of  SMI […]

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DP’s protest in the hands of Ilir Meta

By   /  21/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  No Comments

By Roland Qafoku The situation with the DP’s protest, which has entered its fourth day, is similar to this sentence which is in the form of an aphorism: All of Albania has set its eyes on the DP’s protest, but the DP’s protest has set its eyes on Ilir Meta. Not only because several representatives […]

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OP-ED/Motivation

By   /  21/02/2017  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  No Comments

By Apollon Baçe According to the current leader of the Democratic Party, Basha, “Tirana has never seen such participation in a rally before” and according to yesterday’s chairman of the DP, Berisha, “over 500 thousand Albanians (participated) in the ‘redeath’ funeral”. Namely, twice as much as in Bucharest, which means that the expected overthrow of […]

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