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Friday | Xinhuanet

Chinese calligraphy, painting exhibition opens in Albania

A woman watches a traditional Chinese painting at a Chinese calligraphy and traditional painting exhibition kicked off in Tirana, capital of Albania on July 25, 2014.


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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Albania, busting misconceptions

As Nirvana celebrated being on top of the Billboard charts with Nevermind and Barbara Kendall took board sailing gold at the Barcelona Olympics, Albania was waking up to a new day, no longer under the communist iron fist.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Nirvana, Grunge,

Tue Jul 22, 2014


Skanderbeg sqr

This is Skanderbeg sqr, the center of Tirana, the capital of Albania. The building on the left is the "Palace of Culture".


Related Topix: Europe, World News,

Sun Jul 20, 2014


Beijing in 1982

In the summer of 1982 I was put on a professional course conducted by the Universal Postal Union in Delhi, China/Philippines, Japan and Thailand.


Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Beijing, China Travel, China Travel, World News, China, Asia, Thailand, Laos Travel, Laos Travel, Pakistan,

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Transitions Online

Western Sanctions Hit Top Russian Firms, Dutch Found Liable for 300 Srebrenica Deaths

Plus, a report tracks the influence of the Albanian ex-PM's daughter and Kyiv says it stopped an assassination in Donetsk.


Related Topix: Europe, World News, Vladimir Putin, Netherlands,

Kenya Broadcasting Corporation

Stars midfielder Kahata joins FK Tirana

Harambee Stars midfielder Francis Kahata will join Albanian top tier side FK Tirana after playing for the national team Harambee Stars in the second round of the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Lesotho this weekend.


Related Topix: World News, Europe

Hispanic Business

WB-Reforms in Albania's Pharmaceutical Sector Can Contribute to...

The findings and recommendations of a recently conducted 'Review of while also learning from reform experiences of other countries.


Related Topix: Europe, World News

Brandon Sun

Albania secures a $135 million credit line to help insure bank deposits

Albania has secured a 100 million-euro credit line from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development to help insure bank deposits when required.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News,

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Albania's Agon Channel to launch on DTT in Italy

Albania's Agon Channel will launch on DTT in Italy in October or November this year, with a programme schedule mostly consisting of reality, variety and game shows, as well as interactive TV series, news and sports.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News,

Mon Jul 14, 2014

SETimes news

With anti-drug operation in Lazarat, Albania signals readiness for EU membership

A policeman and two civilians were seriously wounded in a gun battle with drug traffickers in Lazarat.


Related Topix: Drugs, Europe, World News

Thu Jul 10, 2014

State Department

Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland ...

On July 11, Assistant Secretary Nuland will travel to Dubrovnik, Croatia, to attend the 9th annual Croatia Forum, where she will deliver a keynote speech on the western Balkans and Transatlantic relations.


Related Topix: World News, Croatia, Travel, Montenegro Travel, Europe Travel, Europe, Kosovo, Belgium

Wed Jul 09, 2014

SETimes news

Muslims in the Balkans refute ISIL's so-called caliphate

Men perform a daily prayer in Skopje. Many Muslims in the Balkans say they do not recognise ISIL leader Bakr al-Baghdadi as caliph, despite the terrorist leader's claim.


Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Europe, Turkey,

Tue Jul 08, 2014


22,500 Serbian citizens sought asylum in EU

Citizens of Serbia last year filed 22,500 asylum requests in EU countries - but the visa-free regime is not under threat, says Ivan Gerginov.


Related Topix: Europe

State Department

Speeches: Renewed Focus on European Energy Security

Thank you for inviting me to testify today before this subcommittee on European energy security.


Related Topix: Europe, Moldova, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

Fri Jul 04, 2014

SETimes news

Security experts from Belgrade, Pristina and Tirana work to improve co-operation

Open discussion on security issues and direct contacts among young opinion-makers of the three entities is crucial for regional progress, according to experts and youth.


Related Topix: World News, Serbia, Europe, Kosovo

Thu Jul 03, 2014

Albania: TEFL teacher

I/We have read and accept the Terms and Conditions of TEFL Professional Network Ltd. and confirm this acceptance by entering my/our user name and password above and accessing the service.


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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Asante Kotoko pursue three clubs for US$ 300,000

Serbian side Red Star Belgrade, KS Dinamo Tirana of Albania and Algerian side Entente Sportive Setif have failed to honour their financial commitments after signing Nathaniel Asamoah, Jordan Opoku and Alex Asamoah.


Related Topix: World News, Europe, Algeria,

Tue Jul 01, 2014


TAP issues fourth contract notice

By AzerNews The Trans-Adriatic-Pipeline has issued its fourth contract notice. The notice was published in the EU Gazette, the official journal of the EU, TAP said on June 27. The scope for this contract will include manufacturing, delivery, engineering, installation and pre-commissioning of the turbo compressors.


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MT Shortwave Central

QSL Report: July 2014

Looking for a good source to teach you the in's and out's of QSLing ? What do you do...when your reception reports go unanswered ? When do you send a follow-up report ? Should you enclose "goodies" if corresponding via postal mail ? Wondering what a "period report", "tentative report", "holiday report" and much more is? What about QSLing if your an ... (more)

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