Albania's economy to recover slowly

Albania's economy to recover slowly

TIRANA, Aug. 5 – The Albanian economy is expected to recover at a slow rate, with 2021 being the year where growth may begin again, according to the Bank of Albania. The Governor of the Bank, Gent Sejko, speaking on

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COVID-19: 6 victims, 139 cases in past 24h

COVID-19: 6 victims, 139 cases in past 24h

TIRANA, Aug. 5 – Six patients passed away due to the coronavirus during the last 24 hours: a 58-year-old from Durrës, a 70-year-old from Kruja, an 82-year-old from Shijak, a 63-year-old from Kukës, a 64-year-old from Shkodra and a 69-year-old

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Albanian citizens obligated to quarantine after entering Greece

Albanian citizens obligated to quarantine after entering Greece

TIRANA, Aug. 5 – Starting from August 16, all Albanian citizens who enter Greece through the Kakavia border will be obligated to quarantine for 7 days. Furthermore, as of Wednesday, August 5, citizens from Albania will be prohibited to enter Greece through

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Italian doctors assist Albania in fight against COVID-19

Italian doctors assist Albania in fight against COVID-19

TIRANA, Aug. 4 – An Italian group of doctors and experts who arrived in Albania last week have officially commenced their work at the Infectious Diseases Hospital in the country. The group of experts consists of an emergency physician, an

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COVID-19: 4 victims, 130 cases in past 24h

COVID-19: 4 victims, 130 cases in past 24h

TIRANA, Aug. 4 – Four patients passed away due to the coronavirus during the last 24 hours: two 85-year-olds from Tirana, a 79-year-old from Mirdita and an 81-year-old from Shkodra. According to the Ministry of Health, the victims were suffering

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Albanian WCDC part of WASL and UN Security Council meeting

Albanian WCDC part of WASL and UN Security Council meeting

August 4, 2020 The Albanian organization, Women Center for Development and Culture (WCDC) was part of a meeting between the civil society members of the international network WASL (Women Alliance for Security leadership) and the UN Security Council current and future 18 members. The Albanian CSO, WCDC is

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SPAK confiscates RTV Ora owner's assets

SPAK confiscates RTV Ora owner's assets

TIRANA, Aug. 4 – The Special Prosecution Office against Corruption and Organized Crime, SPAK, has ordered the sequestration of ORA Radio and Television owner, Ylli i Ndroqi's assets, as he is suspected of being involved in drug trafficking. According to

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Southern Albania forests engulfed in flames

Southern Albania forests engulfed in flames

TIRANA, Aug 3 – The forest of Seman, located near the river with the same name, has been engulfed in flames for almost two days now, as authorities are struggling to put out the raging fires. The fires have spread

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Greece resumes flights with Albania until August 15

Greece resumes flights with Albania until August 15

TIRANA, Aug. 3 – The Greek Civil Aviation Authority announced that all operating flights between Greece and Albania as well North Macedonia will resume until August 15. The flights will be operated only at Athens' Eleftheros Venizellos Airport, excluding other

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