Foreign Ministry: The procedure to replace Ambassador Kim has officially started

17:57 08/12/2022 “On the name of the new ambassador, the procedure does not allow us to make comments” The Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, through a reaction on social networks, has declared that it has officially started the procedure to replace American ambassador Yuri Kim. The Foreign Ministry says that no comments can be … Read more

Rama: What kind of Albanian are you when you entrust your vote and representation to someone who attacks Albania in a foreign language?

13:18 07/11/2022 Prime Minister Edi Rama, through a post on Twitter, has accused politicians who, according to him, have no dignity with foreigners and who export the political struggle to foreign media. These politicians, says Rama in his post, are a “scum” that, according to Prime Minister Rama, should not only be trusted, but not … Read more

Immigrants, British Foreign Secretary: I spoke to Rama

23:10 04/11/2022 “We discussed the situation and the statements made” The British Secretary for Foreign Affairs, James Cleverly, claimed that he had a conversation with Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama, which he described as sincere. The conversation focused on Interior Secretary Suella Braverman’s statements about immigrants. During the G7 summit in Germany, he said that … Read more

DP demands a special law for foreign financing

15:38 25/09/2022 Bylykbashi: Open lists favor the phenomenon Distanced from the issue of Russian lobbying in the Democratic Party, when this political force was led by Lulzim Basha, the Democrats say that additional mechanisms and legal interventions are needed to control and curb this phenomenon. “It requires other interventions and regulations, which can range from … Read more

Grant Shapps orders firms to slash cost of foreign travel testing

Grant Shapps has ordered ‘profiteering’ private testing companies to slash the cost of laboratory-based PCR checks to make international travel more affordable as he said people can now ‘start to think’ about booking a summer holiday abroad.  The Transport Secretary today set out more details of the Government’s new traffic light scheme which will see … Read more

UK’s foreign aid spending falls by £712million to £14.5billion due to the impact of Covid pandemic

UK’s foreign aid spending falls by £712million to £14.5billion due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the first time it has gone down since the global financial crisis in 2007 International aid spending stats for 2020 show it declined by £712m to £14.5bn  Figure linked to UK economic prosperity, battered by Covid shutdowns last … Read more

UK’s foreign aid spending falls by £712million to £14.5billion due to the impact of Covid pandemic

UK’s foreign aid spending falls by £712million to £14.5billion due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the first time it has gone down since the global financial crisis in 2007 International aid spending stats for 2020 show it declined by £712m to £14.5bn  Figure linked to UK economic prosperity, battered by Covid shutdowns last … Read more

Times foreign correspondent, 34, was run over and killed by drunk driver

A foreign correspondent at The Times was run over and killed in a ‘horrific’ crash by a drunk motorcyclist travelling at up to three times the speed limit, a court heard today.   Melissa van der Klugt, 34 – who covered south Asia and Africa – was tragically killed in the fatal collision in London on … Read more

Hotel quarantine costs will be halved for thousands of foreign workers flown into Australia to work

Hotel quarantine costs will be HALVED for thousands of foreign workers flown in to work on farms with Australia’s borders closed to backpackers NSW Government is subsidising half of the quarantine costs to boost agriculture  It comes due to a shortage of overseas workers due to international travel bans Subsidy will reduce the cost of … Read more

London man sparks Twitter debate after saying foreign holidays are for the ‘rich’

A man has sparked a social media debate after saying foreign holidays were for the ‘rich’ and that he only ever went to Center Parcs and Butlins as a child – but people have responded saying he’s underestimating the price of UK holidays. Taking to Twitter, a man named Danny, from London, responded to the … Read more