Month: June 2024

Brazilian carnival show on Lungomare of Vlora, a magical spectacle under samba rhythms and colorful costumes

As part of International Cultural Weeks, the Brazilian Cultural Week was presented in Albania for the first time. Film screenings, a strings concert, literary and musical activities were organized from June 21 to 29 in Tirana, to conclude with the…

Serwer: Dialogue resetting is needed, Lajcak has failed

The professor at “Johns Hopkins” University in the United States of America, Daniel Serwer, tells KosovaPress that resetting of the Kosovo-Serbia dialogue is necessary. According to him, the EU emissary for dialogue, Miroslav Lajcak, has failed since the parties are…

Contingent of Romanian Soldiers Go to France to Prevent Spread of Fires

A contingent of Romanian soldiers will be in France, from July 1-31, as part of a pre-positioning program, organized by the General Directorate for European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations – DG ECHO, in order to strengthen the resilience…

Mount Pelion steam tourist train resumes daily service starting July 1

The Mount Pelion steam tourist train will operate daily, starting Monday, July 1. The Pelion train will depart from Ano Lechonia at 10:00 AM (3800) and return from Milies at 3:00 PM (3801) with a 15-minute stop in Ano Gatzea…

Biserko: Vucic does not implement the Brussels agreement, he is waiting for Trump to come to power

The president of the Helsinki Committee for human rights in Serbia, Sonja Biserko, says that the Serbian president, Aleksandar Vucic, is not ready to implement the Brussels Basic Agreement and the Ohrid Annex. According to her, Vucic is waiting for…

Kamenica Tumulus, summer archaeological destination

Kamenica Tumulus, about 15 km from Korça, is one of the most important archaeological sites in the Balkans. With the opening of the tourist season, Kamenica Tumulus has turned into a welcoming destination for foreign visitors, who have visited Korça…

Sakellaropoulou opens conference on climate resilience, stresses need to support Thrace

President of the Hellenic Republic Katerina Sakellaropoulou on Friday emphasised the need to support Thrace as she declared the start of the two-day conference on “Climate Resilience and Local Community”, organised in Alexandroupolis by the Eugenides Foundation following her own…

Forty new beaches to be added to Greece’s ‘Untrodden Beaches’ list

The number of protected so-called “untrodden” beaches in Greece – known as ‘Apatites Paralies’ – has been increased by 40 to reach a total of 238, the environment and energy ministry announced on Friday. The enlargment of the list was…

Türkiye’s 1st indigenous communications satellite to be launched on July 8

Türkiye’s first indigenous communications satellite, Turksat 6A, will be launched from the SpaceX facility in Cape Canaveral, Florida on July 8, said Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Abdulkadir Uraloglu on Friday. The satellite will be sent to space onboard a…

President Christodoulides congratulates von der Leyen, Costa and Kallas

The President of the Republic of Cyprus, Nikos Christodoulides, has congratulated the three EU leaders chosen to take up the top positions at the EU helm. In a message on X, President Christodoulides congratulated Ursula von der Leyen, António Costa…

The 37 million euro agreement is signed for the development of health services and early education

In the amount of 37.2 million euros, the Ministry of Finance, Labor and Transfers has signed an agreement for the projects “Kosovo’s Comprehensive Approach to Strengthening the Health System” as well as “Early Childhood Education and Care for Kosovo’s Human…

Census 2023, Dhuli: 2 402 113 inhabitants in Albania

General Director of the INSTAT Elsa Dhuli stated today that there are about 2.4 million inhabitants in Albania. At the press conference today to announce the data from the 2023 Census, Dhuli said that in Albania there are 2,402,113 inhabitants,…