BoA emergency purchases of €170 mln not enough to stop euro's free fall

BoA emergency purchases of €170 mln not enough to stop euro's free fall

By Ervin Lisaku TIRANA, Jan. 7 – Albania's central bank says it purchased around €170 million from the local currency exchange market in the second half of 2018, but its temporary emergency operations in the county's free floating regime were

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Albanian President partly decrees gov't changes in new PM-President clash

Albanian President partly decrees gov't changes in new PM-President clash

TIRANA, Jan. 5 – A day after Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama officially submitted the changes that reshuffled the Socialist-led government at the end of December, the country's President Ilir Meta decided to decree only part of them. Out of

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Outgoing Albanian minister initiates new €59 mln concession after tax haven scandal

Outgoing Albanian minister initiates new €59 mln concession after tax haven scandal

TIRANA, Jan. 3 – Albania's outgoing energy minister has initiated tender procedures for another big concession only few weeks after a scandal with an offshore tax haven that had €30 million in Albania public projects cancelled over cheating authorities with

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