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Work for the second lot of Vlora River Road kicks off

After the completion of the first lot in the Vlora River Road, works have started on the second lot. The news comes from Prime Minister Edi Rama, who calls it “a hidden treasure of the wonderful Albanian nature”. The Vlora River Road, an investment of the Albanian government, creates a link not only between Vlora villages, but also between Vlora ...

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Albania continues to be ranked by the foreign media among top tourist destinations

With its natural beauty and numerous cultural assets, Albania continues to be a favorite tourist destination for foreign tourists and continues to be ranked by the foreign media among the most interesting places to be visited. As a tourist destination recognized by many tourists from different countries of the world, Albania is increasingly attracting foreign tourists and visitors, who book ...

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Shota National Song and Dance Ensemble has won the second prize at International Festival of Culture and Arts

The Shota National Song and Dance Ensemble has won the second prize at the world’s largest folklore festival “Büyükçekmece Kulture ve Sanat Festival” (International Festival of Culture and Arts) in Turkey. “Shota”, has repeated the success of 2013, when it also won the second prize at the festival, but now in a more significant and stronger competition, taking into consideration ...

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Over 46,000 passengers arrived at Durres port in first 5 days of August

367,000 ferry passengers have arrived at Durres largest seaport in the first seven months of 2019, undergoing an increase of 2% year on year. These data released by the Port Authority show that over 46,000 passengers with 11,000 vehicles have used the port of Durres in the first 5 days of August. From the operational data of the Port Authority, ...

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WB: Albania’s population is aging rapidly over the next three decades

A World Bank scenario on the projections of Albania’s population over the next three decades shows that the country is aging in an unnatural way. The population over 60 is expected to grow very rapidly reaching 45% of the working age population, 15-65. What has happened to developed countries in Europe for decades is now happening in Albania within a ...

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Minister of Economy and Finance, Anila Denaj inspects the coastal businesses

During an inspection in Golem, the Minister of Finance and Economy, Anila Denaj, who was accompanied by the heads of the Tax Investigation, stopped to verify the case of a subject who was penalized for applying different prices on their tax invoice. Minister Denaj said that the business models that are selected in relation to the pricing policy are entirely ...

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Albanian Armed Forces praised for their mission in Afganistan

The deployed troops of the Albanian Armed Forces, part of the fifth contingent in Herat, Afghanistan, have been decorated with a NATO medal. The medal came as a result of the outstanding service called ‘’Resolute Support Mission’’. The Minister of Defense, Olta Xhaçka,  expressed her pride for the  assessment of the Albanian Armed Forces. “Proud of all the Albanian troops ...

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Meta returns to parliament the concession contract for the construction and maintenance of the Yacht Port – By-Pass Orikum – Dukat

President Ilir Meta has decreed the return to parliament of the concession / PPP contract for the construction and maintenance of the “Yacht Port – By-Pass Orikum – Dukat” road. President Meta says in his argumentation that the will of the Albanian Government runs counter to the rules that govern this process, violating the principle of free competition and equality ...

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TAP pipeline’s completion at 99%

The Trans Adriatic Pipeline gas pipeline’s land section in Greece, Albania and Italy has been completed by 99%, according to a statement made by the joint venture in charge of the project. The welds, as noted, are currently undergoing automatic testing, to ensure they meet the national and international environmental and safety standards. TAP pipeline will carry gas from the ...

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Calavera: The vetting process aims to restore the public confidence in the justice system

International Monitoring Mission (ONM) chief Genoveva Ruiz Calavera, in an interview for Voice of America, has denied that the Vetting process as part of the Justice Reform is politically influential.According to Calaveras, so far the reassessment of prosecutors and judges as part of justice reform has removed 74 prosecutors and judges, while 39 others have resigned. The IOM chief emphasized ...

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