Tag: Albanian language
Macedonia 26.03.21 | 18:37

Board of “Republic of Albania” and Albanian flag displayed in the library of the cultural center in Kicevo

A board reading „Republika e Shqiperisë” [Republic of Albania] has been placed in the library of the “Koco Racin” Cultural Center in Kicevo. The board also includes an inscription in Albanian language and flag of Albania. There is a reaction from the employees of the “Koco Racin”...

Macedonia 12.12.19 | 22:58

Zaev says he will stick with his Albanian language law

Outgoing Prime Minister Zoran Zaev announced that he will not respect the opinion of the Venice Commission, which found serious defects in the Law on the Languages. Zaev’s coalition with ethnic Albanian parties such as DUI relies on the law, which turns Macedonia into a fully bilingual country,...

Macedonia 10.12.19 | 20:39

Grubi: It is absurd to discuss the God-given right to speak Albanian with three Macedonians

The use of the mother tongue is a God-given right, says DUI’s Artan Grubi, who thinks there should be no discussion of the Law on the Use of Languages, especially with three Macedonians. I hesitated all day whether to participate in the show, as I find it unreasonable to talk about the use of the...

Macedonia 24.07.19 | 11:51

Xhaferi intends to change Parliament rules without opposition approval to expand use of the Albanian language

Speaker Talat Xhaferi announced that he will propose amending the rules of the Parliament, a move that is usually done with consensus of all major parties, in order to expand the use of the Albanian language. This is proposed under the controversial law on the use of the Albanian language, which Zoran...

Macedonia 27.06.19 | 09:51

Atanasov is lying or the government is hiding: All third grade students to study Albanian?

Outgoing deputy minister Petar Atanasov in a statement for Infomax says that one of the reasons why he leaves the ministry is that he was left out of the preparation of the Draft Law on Education and confirms that there is a lot of ambiguity in the working version of the law, whether the Albanian language...