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Albanian arrested for alleged Syria
Albanian arrested for alleged Syria recruitmentMiamiHerald.comTIRANA, Albania -- Albanian police say they have arrested a 30-year-old man for allegedly recruiting men to enlist with Muslim rebel groups fighting in Syria. A police statement said the suspect was taken into custody Tuesday and will face charges of ...and more »
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 10:23 am
Former Blair press aide backs global contest
Former Blair press aide backs global contest to give Albania image makeoverPRWeekAlbanian Prime Minister Edi Rama has launched a contest to rebrand the country and move its image away from stereotypes of corruption and communism, with the help of Alastair Campbell, the one-time chief press aide to former UK Prime Minister Tony ..."Albania has passed from the negative" - PM RamaBalkans.com Business Newsall 3 news articles »
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 9:01 am
Albania seeks image makeover with global
Albania seeks image makeover with global contest backed by Alastair CampbellPRWeek UKRama and the Albanian government are searching for a PR, marketing, branding or ad agency to develop a branding campaign to create a new identity for the country, promoting its image as a tourist destination and place for investment. Writing about the ...
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 3:25 am
Albania Press Review -April 15, 2014 -
Albania Press Review -April 15, 2014Balkan InsightFormer US ambassador in Kosovo hired by Bechtel, Ex-prosecutor sues HCJ, new report calls on Albania and Kosovo to intensify military cooperation. Besar Likmeta. BIRN. Tirana. SHQIP. Former US ambassador to Kosovo, Christopher Dell, hired by the ...Bechtel Rapped for US Ambassador HireO'Dwyer's PR Newsall 2 news articles »
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 2:52 am
Albania signs cooperation agreements with
Albania signs cooperation agreements with QatarBalkans.com Business NewsAlbania's foreign minister, Ditmir Bushati announced the signing of of a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the health field and an agreement on regulating employment of the Albanian labour force in Qatar. Bushati said that this is a step ...and more »
Posted on 14 April 2014 | 10:24 pm
Albanian arrested for alleged SyriaTIRANA, Albania (AP) — Albanian police say they have arrested a 30-year-old man for allegedly recruiting men to enlist with Muslim rebel groups fighting in Syria.
Posted on 15 April 2014 | 10:17 am
Albania readies power imports to make up forBy Benet Koleka TIRANA (Reuters) - Albania is working to arrange the import of electricity worth up to 90 million euros ($124.93 million) to make up for the loss of domestic output caused by a drought, officials said on Friday. The Balkan state, which relies almost entirely on hydro power plant to produce electricity, has seen water flows to its power stations cut by 40 percent in another year ...
Posted on 11 April 2014 | 9:05 am
Why has Albania hired Tony Blair as anThe country is a big fan of the former Labour leader – and wants him to help it join the EU Age: In its present form, 100. It was formed by the Treaty of London in July 1913, which freed it from the Ottoman yoke after many centuries. How many centuries? Oh, I don't know. This Wikipedia entry is enormous. Bit of a sketchy peg for a Pass notes – an anniversary three months ago. It is inspired by ...
Posted on 9 April 2014 | 8:38 am
TAP pipeline gets nod for AlbanianDaniel J. Graeber ZUG, Switzerland, April 9 (UPI) -- The consortium behind the planned Trans-Adriatic natural gas pipeline said it received the necessary permits to start work on the project in Albania.
Posted on 9 April 2014 | 6:48 am
Albania: 2.2 tons of pot found in sofaTIRANA, Albania (AP) - Police in Albania say they have seized 2.2 metric tons (4,850 pounds) of cannabis hidden in sofas to be shipped to nearby Italy.
Posted on 8 April 2014 | 10:41 am