Albania looks to EU for gas pipeline funds -
World PipelinesAlbania looks to EU for gas pipeline fundsWorld PipelinesAlbania's Ministry of Energy on Friday in Tirana unveiled a preliminary feasibility study for a proposed Ionian-Adriatic gas pipeline (IAP), hoping the EU may fund construction of the section of the pipeline between Albania and Montenegro. Damian ...Albania asks for EU, US support for IAP gas pipelinebne IntelliNewsAlbania push for Ionian Adriatic PipelineFamagusta Gazetteall 3 news articles »
Posted on 11 September 2017 | 3:53 am
Albanian lawmakers are sworn in, new speaker
Albanian lawmakers are sworn in, new speaker is electedSan Francisco ChronicleThe Socialists' leader, Edi Rama, nominated as prime minister because of his post, has formed a smaller, restructured Cabinet that is expected to be voted on next week. Albanian lawmakers are seeking to pass a reform agenda to root out corruption ...and more »
Posted on 10 September 2017 | 4:13 pm
Former Celtic star Rudi Vata remembers
The Scottish SunFormer Celtic star Rudi Vata remembers taking on Paris Saint-Germain after DEFECTING from AlbaniaThe Scottish SunPSG's Parc des Princes Stadium was where Vata — then a little-known 22-year-old playing for Albanians Dinamo Tirana — sought political asylum following a European Championship qualifier in March 1991. His country had just lost 5-0, and Vata dodged ...
Posted on 10 September 2017 | 2:40 pm
Albanian Parliament Sworn In, Speaker
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyAlbanian Parliament Sworn In, Speaker ElectedRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyAlbania's new parliament of 140 lawmakers has been sworn in and a left-wing Socialist Party politician has been elected speaker. The lawmakers on September 9 voted 80-40 to approve the nomination of Gramoz Ruci as speaker. The main opposition ...Albanian lawmakers are sworn in, new speaker is elected - The ...Washington PostAlbanian new parliament sworn-in, new speaker electedXinhuaall 3 news articles »
Posted on 10 September 2017 | 2:12 am
Albanian mafia's new way to smuggle migrants
Mirror.co.ukAlbanian mafia's new way to smuggle migrants into Britain - and under Spanish law they're not committing any offenceMirror.co.ukThe Albanian mafia have opened up a new route to smuggle migrants into Britain through a busy Spanish port, a Sunday People investigation has found. Gangsters charging up to £2,500 per person are successfully trafficking those desperate for a new life ...
Posted on 9 September 2017 | 12:32 pm
Pepe, Veloso, Guerreiro get Portugal call
Lisbon (AFP) - Pepe, Miguel Veloso and Raphael Guerreiro have returned to the Portugal squad for a friendly against France and a Euro 2016 qualifier against Albania next month, coach Fernando Santos announced on Friday. Monaco midfielder Joao Moutinho has ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:23 am
Midfielder Veloso back for Portugal against
LISBON, Portugal (AP) -- Miguel Veloso earned his first call-up in a year as Portugal coach Fernando Santos announced his 24-man squad for an exhibition game against France and a European Championship qualifying match in Albania. The Dynamo Kiev midfielder ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:01 am
Europa League group stage draw: talking
There are seven UEFA club competition group debutants this season, with Skënderbeu becoming Albania's first representatives at this stage. Sporting, Beşiktaş and Lokomotiv Moskva provide a daunting welcoming committee in Group H, and tough opening ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:35 am
Moroccan terrorist was in Albania in 2014
The Moroccan Ayyub Kazan, which was detained after threatening to carry out a terrorist attack on the train from Amsterdam - Paris, had also been in Albania. That was confirmed by the prosecutor who is handling the case. The Prosecutor said to "Reuters ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:13 am
EU should pressure Western Balkans to phase
Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro and Serbia are home to 20 million people and have relatively carbon-intensive economies. All are seeking EU membership, but first they must meet economic and political conditions, including ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:28 pm