Korça’s medieval art museum reopens in new home

Korça’s medieval art museum reopens in new home

TIRANA, Oct. 3 – The museum of medieval art in the southeastern city of Korça and its rich collection of thousands of artworks, mostly icons, finally has a new home. “We are here to promote what we did at the

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Economy registered modest progress in year’s second quarter, data shows

Economy registered modest progress in year’s second quarter, data shows

TIRANA, Oct. 4 – The performance of retail sales and turnover index indicates the Albanian economy continued growing at a moderate pace in the second quarter of the year after picking up by an annual 3 percent in January-March 2016.

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Albanian companies drop out of top SEE 100

Albanian companies drop out of top SEE 100

TIRANA, Oct. 4 – No Albanian company made it to the top 100 biggest enterprises in South East Europe for 2015, reflecting the slump in oil prices affecting the revenues of two of Albania’s largest oil traders and producers listed

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Kadare among top Nobel favorites again

Kadare among top Nobel favorites again

TIRANA, Oct. 3 – Albania’s perennial nominee for the Nobel Prize in Literature has been rated among the top favourites even this year which Albania has declared as the Kadare Year to honor the country’s most internationally renowned writer on his

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Investment in securities, funds gains ground over traditional deposits

Investment in securities, funds gains ground over traditional deposits

TIRANA, Oct. 3 – Faced with an ongoing decline in interest rates in traditional bank deposits, Albanian savers have turned to investments in government securities and investment funds, but also riskier forms such as online trading platforms in the past

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Albania set to increase benefits as TAP launches pipeline construction

Albania set to increase benefits as TAP launches pipeline construction

TIRANA, Oct. 3 – The Albanian government says it is about to conclude negotiations with Trans Adriatic Pipeline representatives over increasing benefits as one of the country’s largest investment bringing Caspian gas to Europe has entered its pipeline construction stage.

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Businesses oppose new ‘hidden tax’ on chamber membership

Businesses oppose new ‘hidden tax’ on chamber membership

TIRANA, Oct. 3 – Foreign and Albanian business associations have strongly opposed some newly approved legal changes that make the registration of businesses with the country’s public chambers of commerce compulsory by paying an annual membership fee as a new

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