Specialists warn a cultural heritage devastation

Specialists warn a cultural heritage devastation

TIRANA, Apr. 18- According to specialists there are numerous damages in the field of cultural heritage in the country. Even today on the International Day of Cultural Monuments and Archeological Sites, they claim that the responsibility for these damages is

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Economic conditions impact selective abortion

Economic conditions impact selective abortion

TIRANA, Apr. 16- In Albania abortion was made legal in 1995 and since then it has marked significant drops. However, specialists claim that there are major concerns with selective abortion, or gender-based, when the woman is faced with hard choices.

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Albania to operate low-cost Tirana-Riyadh flights

Albania to operate low-cost Tirana-Riyadh flights

TIRANA, Apr. 19- The second biggest Saudi Arabian airline FLYNAS will start operating in Albania offering low-cost flights from Tirana to Riyadh. A memorandum was signed today between the Albanian Minister of Infrastructure and Energy Belinda Balluku and Bander Al-Mohanna

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Qatar and Albania sign a number of agreements

Qatar and Albania sign a number of agreements

TIRANA, Apr. 18- Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama was at Amiri Diwan on Tuesday where he held formal talks with the Prime Minister and Interior Minister H E Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani. The two countries signed

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A “Mirror” for women to find themselves

A “Mirror” for women to find themselves

By Sonja Methoxha   A little girl spends her growing days listening to her grandfather’s tales in Gjirokaster about history and life. She is surrounded by images of strong women who influenced her to become a strong woman herself. She

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A weekend at Neranxi

A weekend at Neranxi

By Sonja Methoxha Countless colorful product pictures are hung on a long white corridor which leads to a large backyard. A black van which serves coffee, cold beverages and fast foods appears. The music in the background puts the cooks

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Economy in Brief

Economy in Brief

Currency exchange rate decline stops After the robbery of about 10 million euros last week at Tirana International Airport the currency exchanges experienced a drop due to the uncertainties regarding their transferring and as banks were not withdrawing foreign currencies

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“Albania’s NATO commitment is a commitment to the region”

“Albania’s NATO commitment is a commitment to the region”

By Ilir Meta  In the capacities of the President of the Republic and Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces of Albania, but especially as a witness and protagonist of my country’s nearly 30-year-old Euro-Atlantic journey, I would like to share with

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Opposition: “No local elections with Rama as PM”

Opposition: “No local elections with Rama as PM”

TIRANA, April 18 – The Albanian opposition officially announced on Thursday it will not participate in the upcoming local elections on June 30. The Democratic Party presidency approved a proposal by head of the DP Lulzim Basha according to which

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Albania drops seven places in Media Freedom Index

Albania drops seven places in Media Freedom Index

TIRANA, April 18 – Albania dropped seven places in the 2019 ranking of “Reporters Without Borders” Media Freedom Index, going from 75th in 2018 to 82nd this year. The “Reporters Without Borders” organization, based in Paris, assessed in its 2019

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