Authorities select old owners to get recommendation in 2006

TIRANA, Dec. 24 – Authorities selected the list of 36 old owners who will get recompensation with some 240 million leks this year. The subjects belong only to Tirana and Kavaja districts. There will be 23 owners in Kavaja and

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International community exerts pressure on Albanian politics

TIRANA, Dec. 22 – Last weekend saw a series of reactions from the international community trying to mediate and urge political consensus in Albania. First the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe announced it had sent the first group

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Albanian students win medals in world competition

TIRANA, Dec. 27 ͠Three Albanian high school students won second and third prizes at an international competition held in Brazil. Ingrid Llaveshi from Burrel won the second prize and Arbana Grembi from Fier and Eugen Angjeli from Kucova won third

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Police measures for New Year days

TIRANA, Dec. 27 – Police have undertaken a series of measures in a general plan trying to prevent criminal acts and also secure public order during the festivities of the New Year. A major work will be securing normal driving

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Korca's F.S. Noli University celebrates 35th anniversary

KORCA, Dec. 22 – University F.S. Noli in Korca celebrated Friday last week its 35th anniversary in a ceremony which gathered many personalities. Rector Gjergji Pendavinji said that the university "inherited the best experience and achievements of the Albanian national

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Two men killed in Gose e Madhe

KAVAJA, Dec. 26 – Two men were killed Tuesday in Gose e Madhe village, Kavaja district. Denis Tafa, 24, and Ali Tafa, 41, had been driving with a car which suffered a road accident. Both had been immigrants to Italy

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National Bank of Greece helps Elbasan University

ELBASAN, Dec. 22 – Aleksander Xhuvani University of Elbasan got a funding from the National Bank of Greece to create the Center of Orientation and Cooperation between the university and enterprises. The $3,000 funding came in the form of computers.

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Police facilitates border crossing for immigrants

TIRANA, Dec. 24 – Police chief Bajram Ibraj checked last weekend all border crossing points in southern Albania which have been flooded with thousands of Albanian immigrants coming back home to celebrate Christmas and New Year. Albanian police have held

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U.S. Marine Corps offer toys to Albanian children

TIRANA, Dec. 23 – In the 59th anniversary of the Toys for Tots Program the U.S. Marine Corps continued their gifts along the context that "Every child deserves a little holiday joy", according to a U.S. embassy statement. This year,

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Albania is a source of drugs to Greece, its police says

ATHENS, Dec. 25 – Drug deaths in Greece were up 10 percent in 2005, an increase authority's blame on more heroins coming into the country from Turkey. Greek police calculate that 16 percent of the drugs came from Albania, though

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