INSTAT says debt per capita has increased

INSTAT says debt per capita has increased

TIRANA, Sept. 3- Albanian debt per capita reached about 3150 euros in the middle of this year. According to data from the Ministry of Finance and the Albanian Institute of Statistics (INSTAT), the debt per capita calculated in European currency

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The Fondi Besa scandal

The Fondi Besa scandal

TIRANA, Sept. 4- The investigation code-named “Credit” led to the arrest end of seven employees of the non-banking monetary foundation, Fondi Besa (Besa Fund) by the end of August, who had come up with a tearing fraud scheme, earning an

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New parliament season begins amid tension

New parliament season begins amid tension

TIRANA, Sept. 2 – The Albanian parliament began this afternoon its new session, in an aggravated political atmosphere, with the main opposition forces having resigned from parliament and announcing a new season of protests. MPs will begin work on a

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WB: Albania needs more commitment towards lowering public debt

WB: Albania needs more commitment towards lowering public debt

TIRANA, Sept. 2- Albania and Montenegro need more commitment to enforce the fiscal rules they set, which aim at reducing debt or keeping the deficit under control. In many cases the rules that countries impose are deviated while a lack

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The 2020 Fiscal Package

The 2020 Fiscal Package

TIRANA, Sept. 2- World Bank and International Monetary Fund reports have claimed that Albania’s economic system is 50 percent informal. VAT collection resulted lower than planned for the first quarter of the year, which made the Prime Minister to dismiss

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Two journalists fired over alleged political pressure by PM

Two journalists fired over alleged political pressure by PM

TIRANA, Sep. 1 – Adi Krasta and Ylli Rakipi, two prominent journalists and critics of Prime Minister Rama and Tirana Mayor Erion Veliaj, were fired and their programs on News24 TV channel terminated. Various sources have reported that Krasta lost

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