Mustafa: Convinced to vote in favor of the Special Court
The Prime Minister of Kosovo, Isa Mustafa, is convinced that the
Parliament of Kosovo will vote this Monday in favor of the Special
Court. He reiterated the stance that the Special Court is an
international obligation that derives from the correspondence between
President Jahjaga and Catherine Ashton.
IMF: Tax collection to be improved by October The IMF explains for the first time in public why they didn't sign the
next agreement with the Albanian government. According to the IMF
representative to Tirana, Jens Reinke, the cause was the weak revenue
collection for which the IMF asked the government to take measures.
Germany to accelerate asylum request procedures The high number of asylum seekers has turned into a hot topic in
Germany. The President of the Federal Office for Immigration and
Refugees, Manfred Schmidt, said for the local media that it is time to
accelerate the procedures with people coming from Balkan, since their
number has increased in numbers that have surprised the German
Basha: Rama brags while Albanians leave The opposition leader said that Rama’s annual balance of achievements
was a farce, since, according to Basha, hundreds and thousands of
families are loathing the reality created by this government and are
preparing to immigrate.
Rama: Decriminalization law, in September The Albanian Prime Minister, Edi Rama, declared that the new law for
decriminalization will pas in September to make a thorough scanning of
politicians and administration employees.
Tax Office seizes Becchetti's assets
The troubles of the Italian businessman, Francesco Beccheti, are not
over in Albania. He and four collaborators were charged with power
abuse, fraud, embezzlement, money laundering and tax evasion, for a 770
million ALL damage to the state budget.
Rama: We identified new economic growth paths The Albanian Prime Minister, Edi Rama, was present at a conference
organized by the Ministry of Economy for Economic Development. He
declared that together with EU experts, the government is identifying
new economic growth paths.
Government meeting held in Dajt The Rama government chose to hold today’s cabinet meeting in Dajt, in
which they discussed on the closing parliamentary session and the new
one that will start in autumn.