Albanians reacted with disgust and shock at the news that the head of the parliament Ilir Meta, hosted a glamour birthday party on especially build tend on the beach near his coast side villa attended by 600 guests from both left and right politics and as well businessmen and journalists. Continue reading Albanians shocked by luxury birthday party for the head of the parliament
The wave of bombing with improvised explosive devices in Albania during the last months hit Albanians with fears and as well with a strong shot of sarcasm. Continue reading Tritol mania hits Albanians with fear and sarcasm
Seven men including two imams were arrested today in a coordinated operation in several towns in Albania accused for inciting terrorism and recruiting fighters for Syrian rebel groups fighting to topple the government of the dictator Bashar al Assad. Continue reading Albania arrest jihadist recruiters
The Ministry of Finance of Albania announced today that the unpaid public works and overdue refundable taxes will be paid starting from the next week. Continue reading Ministry of Finance starts paying arrears to companies
Albania Government approved a new law aiming to ban money transfers between related companies in order to collect more corporate profit tax, and to fight tax avoidance from big corporations. The law, designed by International Financial Corporation, was approved by the government this week. Continue reading Albania bans transfer pricing vows to fight tax evasion
68 years old father of a jobseeker attacks an Albania Member of Parliament with an egg over disillusionment after his request for a job went unmet.
US Embassy in Tirana issued a second security warning in Albania due to the increased number of explosions in the country. Continue reading US embassy warns citizens over explosions in Albania
Media reports on mass surveillance from Albanian Secret Services on newly appointed chief police officers turned into a new political battle during the weekend. Continue reading Mass surveillance on police officers turns into political battle
Albanian Broadcasting Watchdog AMA ordered immediate interruption of an Vodafone Albania commercial which shows a child few months old using G3 internet on a tablet.
“AMA ask from the broadcasters the immediate interruption of this spot”, AMA said in a press release.
The advertisement message is: “To not miss any smile, use Vodafone 3G”. It shows a child that cry over and over till the moment that he gets Vodafone tablet. Continue reading Broadcasting watchdog ban Vodafone commercial over children exploitation
The Minister of Finance of Albania Shkelqim Cani said on Sunday that the 26 million euro loan disbursed by the International Monetary Fund will be used to pay government arrears to companies, including unpaid bills for public works and accumulated value added tax claims. Continue reading Minister of Finance promises to pay arrears to companies