Opposition blocks Council of Public Television Although the Parliament Members of the Media Commission agreed one week
ago on the formula that would be used for selecting the members of the
Council of Albanian Public Television, the process was blocked once
Basha: Tahiri’s SMS, indicator of crime The Democratic Party leader, Lulzim Basha, spoke about the cell phone
message of the Interior Minister, Saimir Tahiri, rejecting the theories
of spying. Basha declared that spying is not part of the Democratic
Rama: We cut crime’s ties with the Police The Albanian Prime Minister, Edi Rama, together with the Interior
Minister, Saimir Tahiri, declared in a press release that they cut the
ties of corruption with the police.
Kodheli and Basha debate about army An activity for the fifth anniversary of Albania’s NATO accession turned
into an arena of debate between the government and the opposition.
Inequality deepended from 2005 to 2010 The World Bank raises the alarm that almost half of the Albanian poor
families have not profited from the economic growth, but on the
contrary, they have faced dropped revenues.
Ina Rama sues the HCJ
After the battle at the High Council of Justice and his refusal to
appoint the former Prosecutor General in the judiciary, Ina Rama has
filed a lawsuit asking the Administrative Court to oblige the HCJ
appoint her at the Court of Appeal, where she used to work.
"Anti-Constitutional usage of the army" Anti-Constitutional usage of the Armed Forces. This is the object of the
two recent lawsuits filed at the Prosecution by the Ministry of
Defense, an accusation that has never been raised during the past 23
Rama visits Qatar Encouraging commerce and investments were the focus of the 2-day-visit
of the Albanian Prime Minister in Qatar, invited by his homologue, Sheik
Abdullah Bin Nasser Al Thani.
Business pardoning fines The Commission of Economy passed in principle a much-debated law that
pardons all fiscal fines given to businesses from March 1st to August
31st of the past year.
Greece: Four prison guards on probation The four Nigrita Prison Guards who gave their declarations this Monday
at the Prosecution were released on probation until trial. There were 15
guards who had to give their declarations today.
Basha warns of protests Three days before the parliamentary session in which the majority will
decide to go on with the territorial reform without the opposition, if
the opposition doesn’t come to cooperate, the Democratic Party leader,
Lulzim Basha, answered to this deadline that he considered an ultimatum
with warns of popular reaction. He gathered the Democratic Party leaders
and announced the decision.