Parliament, Draft Budget 2018 Approved in Principle
Albanian Daily News
Published November 17, 2017
The draft budget 2018 was approved in principle on Friday's early morning hours at the end of a marathon parliamentary session that lasted 16 hours.
Some 75 MPs voted in favor of draft budget 2018, while specific drafts were mostly approved with 74 votes in favor by the majority's MPs.
The Democratic Party (DP) and the Socialist Movement for Integration (SMI) parliamentary groups voted against the draft budget 2018.
Draft-budget 2018 articles are now expected to be discussed by the parliamentary committees.