Bank of Albania toughens checks on employees
Bank of Albania toughens checks on employees as governor clings onCentral Banking (subscription)On Thursday, August 14, the Bank of Albania put out a statement confirming that one member of the supervisory board, Ermelinda Meksi, proposed that Fullani should be sacked – but was outvoted by the rest of the board. However in an interview with ...
Posted on 19 August 2014 | 9:47 am
Five Suspected Ebola Victims Found in
Breitbart NewsFive Suspected Ebola Victims Found in AlbaniaBreitbart NewsAlbanian police believe the five immigrants arrived from Eritrea by illegally emigrating to Europe through Greece. The immigrants are being tested in a hospital in Vlore, roughly 85 miles from Italy's closest port. Earlier on Thursday, one person in ...
Posted on 15 August 2014 | 10:37 am
Five Illegal Immigrants Detained in Albania
NewsweekFive Illegal Immigrants Detained in Albania With Ebola SymptomsNewsweekAlbanian police have detained 40 illegal immigrants from Africa today, five of whom are currently under quarantine after exhibiting symptoms of Ebola, Macedonian newspaper Vecer has reported. Police suspect the five are of Eritrean origin, having ...Ebola panic at Bulgaria's border: Albania catches illegal immigrants with ...Standart NewsAlbanian Police Captures Somali and Eritrean ImmigrantsEIN News Eritreaall 5 news articles »
Posted on 14 August 2014 | 8:41 am
Albania and Macedonia inch closer to EU
Albania and Macedonia inch closer to EU standardsSoutheast European TimesAlbania and Macedonia are reforming their judiciaries and other key EU accession areas, maintaining the course to get closer to Union membership, experts said. The requirements in the EU-integration process have grown over the years and relate to rules ...
Posted on 12 August 2014 | 7:58 am
Czech Republic supports dispute-settling
Czech Republic supports dispute-settling deal between Albania, CEZShanghai Daily (subscription)TIRANA, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Embassy of the Czech Republic to Albania Monday expressed support to the agreement reached between the Albanian government and Czech company CEZ, which is the owner of the Electricity Distribution Company in ...and more »
Posted on 11 August 2014 | 5:34 pm
Czech Republic Supports Dispute-SettlingTIRANA, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- The Embassy of the Czech Republic to Albania Monday expressed support to the agreement reached between the Albanian government and Czech company CEZ, which is the owner of the Electricity Distribution Company in Albania, on disputes, according to Albanian Telegraphic Agency.
Posted on 11 August 2014 | 4:25 pm
Inside Europe's secret marijuanaChannel 4 News visits Albania's onetime wild west, where marijuana producers were making billions of dollars in profit until the law, and the EU, caught up with them.
Posted on 6 August 2014 | 11:59 pm
Albanian Gov't Calls Central Bank TheftTIRANA, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- Albanian government Wednesday announced that the Bank of Albania (BoA) theft was a serious crime and appealed for an exemplary punishment for those responsible, according to Albanian Telegraphic Agency.
Posted on 6 August 2014 | 4:09 pm
Pope Francis to visit AlbaniaPope Francis is due to visit Albania on 21 September 2014. This will be the second visit of a Pope to Albania, after Pope St John Paul II’s visit to the country in 1993. Pope Francis trip will begin with a welcoming ceremony at Tirana’s Mother Teresa international airport, where he will be greeted by Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama. From the airport the Pope will travel to the Presidential ...
Posted on 3 August 2014 | 3:13 am
Albania: Steeped in legend, full of promiseIn 1984, when Albania was an isolated communist state in the same mould as today's North Korea, a Mercedes in a convoy carrying a visiting German official overheated on Mt Llogara, overlooking a bay on Albania's rugged Ionian coastline.
Posted on 1 August 2014 | 10:03 am
Albania to open up 1,800 MHz band to LTEAlbania's Electronic and Postal Communications Authority has approved the public consultation on opening up GSM bands to other technologies. The frequencies reserved for GSM in the 1,800 MHz band will be liberalised for use with other technologies, such as ...
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 1:34 am
Albania pledges to protect strategic naturalTIRANA, Aug. 22 (Xinhua) -- Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama on Friday vowed to protect the countries' natural riches and resources which have been under destruction for years. "The destruction of strategic nature resources these years is one of the most ...
Posted on 22 August 2014 | 12:00 am
Albania, Japan to cooperate in differentBunmei Ibuki, Speaker of the House of Representatives of Japan said on Thursday that Japan is willing to cooperate with Albania in areas of mutual interest through joint projects. In his meeting with Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama, Ibuki said that his ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 3:13 pm
Albania to help arm Iraq against IslamicUnder a decision taken on the August 15 and published in the official gazette on Tuesday, Tirana will transfer 22 million rounds of AK-47 7.62 millimeter bullets, 15,000 hand grenades and 32,000 artillery shells of different calibers to Iraq. Tirana also ...
Posted on 21 August 2014 | 9:05 am
Dnevnik, Macedonia: Albania President not toSkopje. Albanian President Bujar Nishani will probably not ink the new act on territorial division, Macedonian Dnevnik daily writes. “The administrative division of Albania is a big national issue, which affects the citizens on every single span on the ...
Posted on 20 August 2014 | 7:50 pm
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