TIRANA The Albanian government ordered troops to guard the country's international airport and criticised the Chinese company that runs the facility on Wednesday, a day after armed robbers seized bags of cash that were about to be loaded onto a plane.
TIRANA, March 28 Albania's Central Bank kept its
benchmark interest rate at a record low of 1 percent on Thursday
and repeated that it would shape its stimulus measures to
support the speed and stability of economic growth.
TIRANA Albanian police used tear gas and water cannon on Saturday to disperse protesters trying to break into parliament after marching twice around a nearby government building in a campaign for early elections.
TIRANA Albania's main opposition leader on Tuesday urged Prime Minister Edi Rama to call a snap election over allegations of corruption and vote fraud, as anti-government protesters rallied outside parliament.
TIRANA European lawmakers urged Albanian political parties on Thursday not to let domestic squabbles endanger the possible start of accession talks with the European Union in June, after the opposition quit parliament.
TIRANA Protesters in Albania attacked the prime minister's office with iron bars and petrol bombs on Saturday, demanding his resignation over a scandal-plagued plan to build a ring-road around the capital.
TIRANA, Feb 6 Albania's central bank held its
benchmark interest rate at a record-low 1 percent on Wednesday
and said it would continue to use stimulus tailored to the
TIRANA Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama replaced eight cabinet ministers on Friday amid a wave of student and anti-corruption protests, and urged his year-old government to think harder about how to make its term "one of achievements".
TIRANA Kosovo on Wednesday raised customs tariffs on Serbian and Bosnian goods from 10 to 100 percent after Serbia blocked its former province from joining Interpol, the international police organization.
Albania's government picked a group led by India Power Corporation Ltd. to build the Adriatic country's first solar power station worth 70 million euros ($79.34 million) with a capacity of 100 MW, the Energy Ministry said on Saturday.