The Prime Minister presents the President the new cabinet members

The Prime Minister presents the President the new cabinet members

Tirana, April 3, 2013

Late on Wednesday evening Prime Minister Sali Berisha presented to the President of the Republic, Bujar Nishani, proposals for the replacement of several ministerial positions so far held by SMI ministers.

Berisha proposed the removal from office of Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy, Trade and Energy and the appointment of Myqerem Tafaj, currently serving as Minister of Education and Science, as Deputy PM.

Florjon Mima was proposed to be the new Minister of Economy, Trade and Energy.

The Prime Minister proposed Aldo Bumçi to be the new Minister of Foreign Affairs while Visar Zhiti is appointed as the new Minister of Tourism, Culture, Youth and Sports.

Halim Kosova was proposed to fill in the Health Minister’s  position. /ibna/