Albania accumulates €105 mln in new unpaid bills

Albania accumulates €105 mln in new unpaid bills

TIRANA, Dec. 7 – Central and local government arrears have re-emerged as a risk to the country's public finances after some €500 million was cleared in 2015 in payments to private sector companies contracted for public works under a two-year

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Albania lobbies Italy over call center bill putting 25,000 jobs at risk

Albania lobbies Italy over call center bill putting 25,000 jobs at risk

TIRANA, Dec. 5 – The Albanian government has finally officially reacted to a bill awaiting the final approval by the Italian Senate that puts at risk the booming call center industry in Albania by tightening rules for the transfer of

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Bermain Judi Bola di Agen Betting Bola Online Sbobet

    Bermain Judi Bola di Agen betting bola online Sbobet! Benar-benar gampang untuk mengubah mata uang memakai pergantian mata uang situs sah dalam permainan taruhan online. Yang bisa dikerjakan dengan automatis saat setoran atau satu orang bisa mengerjakannya sesudah

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Albanian, Greek artists showcase XX century socialist heritage

Albanian, Greek artists showcase XX century socialist heritage

TIRANA, Dec. 1 – Albanian and Greek artists have come together in a joint exhibition at the Tirana Art Lab as part of a multidisciplinary project on the controversial topic of socialist heritage of the 20th century European art. "Triple

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Barak Marshall's 'Monger' to stage in Tirana

Barak Marshall's 'Monger' to stage in Tirana

TIRANA, Dec. 1 – The Monger, one of the most famous pieces by American-born Israeli choreographer Barak Marshall will be staged in Tirana this weekend featuring some of the best Albanian ballet dancers. A physical-theatre work for 10 dancers, the

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New tobacco plant opens after more than a decade

New tobacco plant opens after more than a decade

TIRANA, Nov. 30 – More than a decade after the closure of the last tobacco manufacturing plant in the country, an Albanian-owned company has opened a new plant in the northern region of Shkodra, known for its massive tobacco cultivation.

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Gov't fails to meet revenue target by €29 mln

Gov't fails to meet revenue target by €29 mln

TIRANA, Dec. 1 – Government revenues failed to meet the target by 4 billion lek (€29 million) in the first ten months of this year as the key VAT and excise taxes continued underperforming even after a mid-year budget cut

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Identifying potential markets and buyers emerges as exporters' top concern

Identifying potential markets and buyers emerges as exporters' top concern

TIRANA, Nov. 30 – Identifying potential markets and buyers is the most problematic factor for Albanian exporters who have been hit by a sharp cut in international commodity prices affecting the country's poorly diversified exports, according to a survey conducted

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Junior coalition partner against excise rate on vehicle LNG

Junior coalition partner against excise rate on vehicle LNG

TIRANA, Dec. 1 – The Socialist Movement for Integration, the junior ally of the ruling Socialist Party, has officially opposed plans to impose an excise rate on vehicle liquefied natural gas, saying the new tax would affect thousands of households

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Albania-Kosovo trade exchanges continue to remain lower than with Serbia

Albania-Kosovo trade exchanges continue to remain lower than with Serbia

TIRANA, Nov. 30 – Behind political rhetoric of excellent economic cooperation with Kosovo, trade exchanges between the two countries are almost the same compared to Albania's trade volume with Serbia and only half of what Kosovo imports from Serbia. While

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