Visual Arts student exhibit their works

Visual Arts student exhibit their works

TIRANA July 2- Art students have exhibited at the Faculty of Visual Arts the works accomplished during this year. Various social issues and different political situations, such as environmental pollution, domestic violence, are tackled in handmade papers, graphics and modern

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Cultural Monuments Institute to restore the

Cultural Monuments Institute to restore the "Frengu Bridge"

TIRANA, June 30- The Institute of Cultural Monuments has drafted the project "Restoration Interventions at the 'Frà«ngu Bridge'" in Gjorm of Vlora. The project approved by the National Restoration Council foresees the restoration and conservation interventions in the constructive elements

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Filmmaker Piro Milkani receives

Filmmaker Piro Milkani receives "Albanian Film Ambassador" award

TIRANA, July 3- "The vain motive!" is one of the first cinematic achievements that would take Piro Milkani once again back in the 1960s, during his university years in Prague. His emotions were strong as he watched this cinematic production

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National Theatre and Arts University sign cooperation agreement

National Theatre and Arts University sign cooperation agreement

TIRANA, June 30- "The testament of our teachers and the desire of those who are now in the art is being put in place. If at the Academy for learning you have to pay a few leks, it happens differently

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Ali Pashe Tepelena's portrait in travel writings

Ali Pashe Tepelena's portrait in travel writings

TIRANA, July 1- The last period of the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, which begins with the interest of the Great Powers for the Balkan region, corroborates with an increasing number of mostly English and French foreign travelers visiting the

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Amateur historians shed light on the forgotten past of Durres

Amateur historians shed light on the forgotten past of Durres

TIRANA, July 1- Dr. Bashkim Habibi's was assigned a research duty by superiors on the 100th anniversary of Albania's independence. Dr. Habibi is an orthopedic surgeon with a passion for history. After lengthy research with his wife Dezdemonda into the

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Albanian businesses have primitive management

Albanian businesses have primitive management

TIRANA, June 29- The World Bank made a study on small and medium enterprises (SME) which comprise 99 percent of all operating businesses in Albania, contribute to 81 percent of employment and 67 percent of circulation. The WB's findings were

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Farms are facing bankruptcy

Farms are facing bankruptcy

TIRANA, July 1- Livestock breeding is facing difficulties in Albania due to lack of selling market, high emigration, lack of state subsidies, and adding lately the reducing of the VAT reimbursement threshold for farmers from 20 to 8 percent. Ismail

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More money goes out of banks prior elections

More money goes out of banks prior elections

TIRANA, June 28- Growth of currency outside banks is a phenomenon that has usually accompanied all pre-election periods in Albania, reflecting the increase in public investment, or increased political parties' expenses for rallies, meetings, trips etc. This trend was also

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Government has 15 million euro court ruling arrears

Government has 15 million euro court ruling arrears

TIRANA, June 28- The inability to pay bills on time is becoming a major problem for the government and mostly for the long-term economic sustainability of the country. According to official data from the Ministry of Finance, overdue obligations to

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