A draft law that requires online platforms distributing audio-visual materials to be registered with the Kosovo Independent Media Commission might need an assessment by the Venice Commission due to backlash the government is facing by local and international media organisations.
The Assembly of Kosovo has provisionally approved the Draft Law for the 2024 budget, just days after the Government of Kosovo endorsed it with a value exceeding 3 billion euros. Notably, the opposition parties were absent during the late-night session on November 16, where, after about 10 hours of discussion, the Assembly provisionally approved the draft law outlining budget allocations for 2024.
Mehmet Kalisi, a member of the governing party Vetëvendosje, has emerged as a leading contender for a seat on the RTK board, securing the top position in an ad-hoc commission evaluation. Amidst concerns regarding party affiliation, Kalisi asserts that he is unaffiliated.