Author Archives: RTI English

Men’s life expectancy has increased in Albania

Life expectancy between males and females in Albania has always been characterized by a gap where women live several years longer than men.But in recent years there has been a narrowing of the gap as it is seen that the life expectancy of men is beginning to increase, while women’s lives are lagging behind. The gender difference in life expectancy ...

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Albania ranks 10th in Europe as regards cheap eats

Albania, compared to the region but also some European countries, is more expensive as regards cheap eats. According to the largest Numbeo.com portal, a meal in Albania costs around 5.5 USD, listing Albania at 10th place in Europe for the cheaper prices for a meal in an inexpensive restaurant. Kosovo is the cheapest country in Europe, where you can buy ...

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New year brings with it new taxes

The new year brings with it a fiscal package and new taxes included in this package have come into force. Thus businesses will pay fewer taxes this year. One of the changes consists in the rise of the threshold of those businesses that will be taxed by 5%, from 8 mln to 14 mln ALL. The director of fiscal policy at ...

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2019 will see the construction of the most important part of ”Arber Road”

The most important part of the Arber Road will be terminated within this year. The most important segment that will connect the city of Peshkopia with Tirana, will cut in half the distance between the two cities, and this distance will be covered in less than one hour, thus relieving a lot of traffic and the circulation of goods and ...

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Weather forecast in Albania, a freezing cold to cover all the territory this week

Europe will be under the rule of cold air coming from northern pole, that will affect even our country, and snow falls are expected all over the territory that will be accompanied by the lowering of the temperatures. Cold polar air will spread all over the country; the sky will be cloudy, with light rain on the western part while ...

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PM Rama, issues New Year greetings through a video message

Prime Minister Edi Rama, through a video message on social networks extended his greetings to all the Albanians on the New Year 2019. Rama started his congratulating message with some good news such as the removal of the border between Kosovo and Albania, the development of air infrastructure, the entry into force of the check for babies born on the ...

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President Meta extended his greetings to all the Albanians on the occasion of New Year 2019

The President of the Republic, Ilir Meta, extended his greetings to all the Albanians on the occasion of New Year 2019. He has wished that all the difficulties, inadequacies and divisions, the ongoing and exhausting conflicts 2018 be left behind. His special wish is the opening of negotiations with the European Union. Full message as follows:   Dear brothers and ...

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Pm Edi Rama discusses governance with the journalist at the last conference of the year

The Albanian Prime Minister, Edi Rama, held a press conference with journalists at the Council of Ministers office  this afternoon, where he made an overview of the year 2018,  and the way  the socialist-led government worked during this year. Mr. Rama said, among other things, that there are 262,000 more registered employees this year and  unemployment has fallen  from 18.2 ...

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Tirana will host the New Year’s concert at Scanderbeg square

Tirana will wait for the New Year 2019 at ‘’Scanderbeg’’ square. On this occasion, the Municipality of Tirana has prepared surprise celebrations, starting with the concert and with the participation of many renowned names of Albanian music, and concluding with the fireworks show when the clock will strike 00:00. The show will start around 22:30 with the New Year’s Concert ...

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RTSH returns with humor and entertainment for the New Year’s Eve

Tok-Tok” 2019, a special program that has the  signature of Pellumb Kulla, humorous, inspired and enriched during the long years of emigration,  will accompany the Albanian spectators during the 2019 New Year’s Eve.An experienced author of several books of humor (American, Jewish, Russian) that will make the difference in the program that will entertain for 4 hours the public of ...

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