EP, disappointed by Albanian politics The European Parliament Delegation that visited Tirana on March,
reported at the Foreign Committee about the results of the eights
inter-parliamentary meeting of association and stabilization.
Money outside banks increased While interest rates for savings have dropped in unconsiderable levels,
individuals seem to try new investment alternatives outside the system,
according to the Bank of Albania, which says that money outside banks
increased with 11.8% in February, the strongest change in the past
Prishtina, opposition and citizens in protest Protesters gathered in Prishtina’s “Zahir Pajaziti” square to protest
against the government of Kosovo and the economic and social conditions.
Protesters gathered at the Constitutional Court, which they painted in
black, in sign of protest.
International community scanning candidates for Mayors While the political parties in Albania are concluding the lists of
candidates for the June 21st local elections, the international
community accredited to Tirana is scanning every name of candidates made
official so far.
IMF growth prediction for Albania is 3% The IMF declared that the world economy perspective is unequal. The
recent IMF report on the global economy situation and expectancies
showed that the economic growth is getting better in rich countries, but
it is getting worse in developing economies.
"Fiks Fare's" report for border checkpoint bribes A few euros can be enough to overcome all the Schengen obstacles. Top
Channel’s investigative program, Fiks Fare, showed this Tuesday how
border police can allow people to travel to Skopje and then anywhere
else in the European countries without respecting the free movement
PM visits Forum of Investments in Abu Dabi The Albanian Prime Minister, Edi Rama, who is attending an official
visit in the United Arab Emirates, was part of the Investment Forum in
Abu Dabi, where he presented Albania’s good opportunities for foreign
“Politicians lead as business managers” Politicians of today lead like a leadership in their companies. If in
the past they used to work for the public’s benefit, an individual today
leads other individuals by keeping in mind his own interest, and this
model is spread throughout the political world too.