Foreign ministry hosts a seminar on issues of integration
Yesterday, Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs and the European Commission hosted a seminar dubbed On the Impact of accession negotiations on the work of relevant ministries and authorities in a negotiating country lessons drawn from the Republic of Croatia, with the participation of Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Ditmir Bushati, ...
Albania has made little progress in the fight against money laundering
Albania has made very little progress in the fight against money laundering. This is suggested by the Basel AML Index, the most prestigious global indicator, which ranks 129 countries of the world in terms of the efforts that they have made in the fight against money laundering.In this list, Albania ranks 55th. On the top of the list are the co...
Interior minister Xhafaj meets vice president of Bundeskriminalamt
Enhancement of cooperation between Albanian State Police and the German Criminal Police on issues which relate projects of assistance concerning Criminal Police was at the focus of a meeting held between Albanian Interior minister, Fatmir Xhafaj and the vice President of the German Criminal Federal Office, Peter Henzler.During this meeting, min...
Time has come for Albania to make strategic decisions, says EU official Danielsson
According to Brussels, the delivery of reforms are the only way that Albania would be able to launch accession talks next summer. This was declared today by the DirectorGeneral for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Christian Danielsson.According to the EU official, the implementation of the reform in the justice sys...
Government decides to reduce tax on dividends and income tax
Tax on dividends will go down from 15 to 8 and there will not be as many employees who will be taxed 13 on their incomes. These are the two key points of next years government tax policy. This draft has been prepared by experts of the ministry of Finance and according to this draft, tax that will be paid on dividends will be reduced, while the ...