Statkraft to build hydropower plants in Albania
Statkraft has decided to start the construction of the Devoll hydropower project in Albania.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
In Albania, a Litmus-Test Campaign
Since the collapse of communism in 1991 Albania has witnessed a series of elections marked by fraud and violence , culminating in the 2009 vote that brought on a political crisis that reverberates to this day.
Albania begins construction on new multi-million dollar Civil Aviation Authority Building
Albania Premier Berisha inaugurated the reconstruction of the building of the Civil Aviation Authority, in Tirana, an investment worth 55 million.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
The Feniks Rises
With the luster worn off of their economic transformation, the Slovenians look to boost cooperation among businesses of the former Yugoslavia.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Skopje, Tirana increase focus on organised crime
Macedonia and Albania's joint efforts against organised crime have reached another level with the opening of a common centre for police co-operation.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
The Huffington Post
Fron Nahzi: Albanian Elections: Promises of Change, Really?
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Campaign. Much like the 1963 epic American comedy , the runoff to Albania's June 23 national elections has brought together a cast of old and new characters from Albania's ongoing democratic evolution.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
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Borsa Istanbul and Tirana Stock Exchange sign MoU
On 28 May 2013, Mr. Mustafa BALTACI, Executive Vice President of Borsa İstanbul and Ms.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Albania accepts more exiles from an Iranian opposition group in Iraq
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The World Bank and Albania work on improving communication with oil and mining producers
The International Board of the global Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative has officially declared Albania to be EITI compliant.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
The Huffington Post
Stephen Schwartz: Kosovo Revives Its Jewish Heritage
Recently, many Muslim countries and Muslim minority communities have fallen back into conflict.
Fri May 31, 2013
WNYC-AM New York
Brass Around the World
For this New Sounds, enjoy an hour of works for brass, from the 19 piece French band Bigre! and sample some of the just-out release, "Brooklyn Babylon" from Darcy James Argue's Secret Society, There's also music from Benin in western Africa, along with music from Macedonia, Manhattan and even Albania.
Albania has real, great water potentials which is not exploited says PM Berisha
Albania's Prime Minister Sali Berisha attended the proceedings of Tirana Economic Forum that Albanian Confindustria organized in Tirana on energy.
Thu May 30, 2013
Six Balkan countries agree on new routes for energy imports into...
On May 23, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina , Albania and Croatia signed a memorandum on cooperation in the implementation of projects concerning the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline and the Ionic-Adriatic Pipeline in Tirana, the capital city of Albania.
Netherland's Arkeyfly has introduced a new service to Albania
Netherland's Arkeyfly has introduced a new service to Albania.The new route between Amsterdam and Tirana airports will operate in the summer with a one weekly return flight.
Wed May 29, 2013
Experts refute nationalist party in Albania
Supporters of the nationalist Red and Black Alliance march on Tirana main boulevard during a May Day protest demanding the resignation of Premier Sali Berisha on May 1st.
Albania-Macedonia trade up by 15 percent
Businessmen discussed ways to increase co-operation between the two countries. Also in business news: China Glory International plans to invest 1.5 billion euros to build golf courses in Cyprus.
Tue May 28, 2013
Bishop Mario Toso's Address at the High-Level Conference on Tolerance and Non-Discrimination
Here is the address given by Bishop Mario Toso, secretary for the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace, at the High-Level Conference on Tolerance and Non-Discrimination held in Tirana, Albania on May 21st.
Fri May 24, 2013
Four states ink memo on TANAP
By AzerNews Government officials of Montenegro, Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia have signed a memorandum of understanding, support and cooperation in the construction of two new pipelines - Trans Adriatic Pipeline and Ionian Adriatic Pipeline , Azerbaijani news agency Trend reported with reference to RIA Novosti.
Thu May 23, 2013
Albanians have little interest in the campaign for the June 23 elections, poll shows
A new poll published TV Ora News and conducted by the Italian company IPR Marketing shows that most Albanians have little interest in the campaign for the June 23 elections.According to the survey, 49.5 per cent of respondents have been following the general election campaign with... The first thing you need to do is choose a news reader, if you ... (more)
Wed May 22, 2013
Gudrun Kugler on Discrimination Against Christians
Keynote at OSCE High Level Conference on Tolerance and Non-Discrimination, Tirana, Albania Keynote Address by Dr Gudrun Kugler on behalf of the Observatory on Intolerance and Discrimination against Christians, Session 2 on May 21.