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Kosovo in a parliamentary crisis

By   /  24/05/2016  /  Kosovo, Politics, XK Politics  /  Comments Off on Kosovo in a parliamentary crisis

Pristina, 24 May 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota A significant part of MPs in the parliament of Kosovo are not participating in parliamentary sessions. Civil society representatives say that this legislative situation has put parliament in a deep institutional crisis, which has blocked the approval of bills. Kosovo’s Democratic Institute, which monitors the […]

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Kosovo’s parliament publishes the list of suspended MPs

By   /  24/02/2016  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Politics, XK Politics  /  Comments Off on Kosovo’s parliament publishes the list of suspended MPs

Pristina, 24 February 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency By Arben Rama Opposition parties in Kosovo were officially informed today about the MPs who have been suspended from participating in parliamentary proceedings. The suspension of the MPs was made on 19 February, following the events inside the house of parliament where teargas was let off. The Parliament’s […]

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Jahjaga: Violence should stop, political crisis must be solved through dialogue

By   /  14/10/2015  /  Kosovo, Politics, XK Politics  /  Comments Off on Jahjaga: Violence should stop, political crisis must be solved through dialogue

Pristina, 14 October 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota President of Kosovo, Atifete Jahjaga has called on political parties in the country today to come back to parliament to engage in debate. Jahjaga condemned the opposition’s actions two nights ago in front of a police station in Pristina. Jahjaga said that disagreements must be […]

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Lawmakers in Kosovo tend to move from one party to another

By   /  04/08/2015  /  Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on Lawmakers in Kosovo tend to move from one party to another

Pristina, 4 August 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota Members of the Parliament of Kosovo have the lowest professional formation compared to other countries of the region. This was said today in a news conference delivered by Kosovo Institute for Policy Research and Development (KIPRED), during the presentation of the survey with candidate MPs […]

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MPs in Kosovo with high salaries in spite of the economic crisis

By   /  16/03/2015  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Social, XK Social  /  Comments Off on MPs in Kosovo with high salaries in spite of the economic crisis

Pristina, March 16, 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota Members of Parliament in Kosovo continue to receive high salaries, in spite of the country facing economic crisis and massive unemployment. Based on official figures, an MP is paid 1500 Euros a month or five times more than the average salary in the country. Parliament’s […]

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Decriminalization of Albanian Parliament kicks off, will MPs punish themselves?

By   /  25/02/2015  /  AL Politics, Albania, Headlines, Politics  /  Comments Off on Decriminalization of Albanian Parliament kicks off, will MPs punish themselves?

IBNA Special Report Tirana, February 25, 2015/ Independent Balkan News Agency By Edison Kurani In Albania, MPs have voted for the appointment of a committee for the decriminalization of the Parliament that they’re part of. The start of the process of decriminalization of parliament follows a resolution ratified in parliament in December upon the request […]

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Citizens demand more control of MPs over the government

By   /  17/07/2014  /  F. Y. R. O. Macedonia, MK Social, Social  /  Comments Off on Citizens demand more control of MPs over the government

Skopje, July 17, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency By Naser Pajaziti Citizens in FYR Macedonia demand more control of MPs over the government and for them to be closer to the citizens. This was the conclusion of a study conducted by the Institute for Democracy “Societas Civilis” in Skopje called “Parliament under scrutiny and strengthening of political […]

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The election of the speaker of parliament may lead the country to a political crisis

By   /  27/06/2014  /  Headlines, Kosovo, Politics, XK Politics  /  Comments Off on The election of the speaker of parliament may lead the country to a political crisis

IBNA Special Report Pristina, June 27, 2014/Independent Balkan News Agency By Elton Tota Following the certification of elections by the Central Election Commission, the country is now waiting the creation of the new institutions. Based on all likelihood, the creation of new institutions following the June 8 elections will start with the constitution of the […]

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