English

Soreca: EU and EBRD proud of investing in Albanian tourism

The EU-EBRD tourism project, which will focus on investments in Albanian tourism, is presented. The project envisages an investment of 100 million Euros to develop tourism in our country. EU Ambassador Luigi Soreca said in his speech that the joint EU – EBRD project will be implemented mainly at the local level. Soreca added that the tourism industry empowers Albania ...

Read More »

President of Serbia, Aleksandar Vucic visits Tirana on May 8

President of Serbia, Aleksandar Vucic, is travelling to Tirana in the framework of the Brdo-Brioni summit on May 8. Present will be the High Representative of the EU, Federica Mogherini and Balkan leaders. During his visit to Tirana, Vucic is expected to hold meetings with Albanian leaders as well. Vucic and Mogherin will have as the main topic of their ...

Read More »

Meta:Albania among the countries with partial media freedom

On the World Press Freedom Day, President Ilir Meta said that Albania is among the countries with partial media freedom. According to Meta, the media are hit by aggressive and threatening rhetoric and cases of violence against journalists have become frequent. ‘This situation must end! Free media plays a key role in ensuring accountability and good governance. The practices of ...

Read More »

Albania signs a new contract with SHELL

Albania has signed a new agreement for the hydrocarbons, where it benefits as the legal owner of the oil. The minister of infrastructure and energy signed the newly drafted agreeing for Block 2 and 3 with the globally renowned company, SHELL. Minister Balluku praised Shell for the investments made in Albania that reach 500 million EURO, stating that the signed ...

Read More »

President Ilir Meta visits the US Carrier ”Abraham Lincoln”

The President of the Republic, Ilir Meta paid a visit to the US Aircraft Carrier ‘’Abraham Lincoln’’, which is currently navigating the Adriatic Sea. Through a post on Facebook, Meta wrote that some of the crew members of the carrier have participated in the Kosovo’s war, 20 years ago. ‘’It was a special pleasure to visit today the Aircraft Carrier ...

Read More »

The opposition warns blocking of the country’s main road axes

The united opposition has announced that it will escalate its civil disobedience today, blocking the main roads in 12 districts of the country. The opposition demands the resignation of PM Rama, the establishment of an interim government and free and fair elections holding. The leader of the Democratic Party Lulzim Basha is expected to announce today the intentions of the ...

Read More »

WB: Albania with the highest level of employment in the region

World Bank released its latest report on Western Balkan countries highlighting that Albania is the country with the highest level of employment in the region. World Bank underscores that Albania scored the highest level of employment by 52.1%, thus recording the highest growth by 1.8% in 2018. WB report underlines that industry employment increased by 3.9% in 2018 and employment ...

Read More »

Albania’s consumer and business confidence in the first quarter of 2019

Albania’s consumer confidence index increased to -8.7 in the first quarter of 2019 from an upwardly revised -11.9 in the previous three-month period. It was the highest reading in consumer morale since the third quarter of 2017, as expectations over the next 12 months improved regarding financial situation (9.0 from 7.3 in Q4); general economic situation (10.4 from 7.6); savings ...

Read More »

Pm Edi Rama praises the dropped unemployment rate in Albania

‘’ Albania during 2018 has created more than the half of the new job positions that the entire region created this year’’. This was the declaration of the Pm Edi Rama, quoting the report of the World Bank. Pm Rama stressed that ‘’unemployment dropped with more than 6% since he took office back in 2013 ‘’. ‘’There is still more ...

Read More »

Ottoman heritage in Albanian cities

Albanian cities, most of which still hold Ottoman names, showing the presence of Ottoman architecture. Not only historical buildings but also city names have remained unchanged since the Ottoman conquest. Albania has been ruled by the Ottoman Empire for centuries and for this reason our country has successfully preserved the cultural and historical heritage of the Ottoman Empire. A special ...

Read More »

Responsive WordPress Theme Freetheme wordpress magazine responsive freetheme wordpress news responsive freeWORDPRESS PLUGIN PREMIUM FREEDownload theme free