Category: Lifestyle

Tirana Among Europe’s Most Affordable Cities

Tirana Among Europe’s Most Affordable Cities

TIRANA, January 5 Tirana is one of the European capitals where it is possible to live on less than 600 pounds, ($800, €673, Lek89,000). According to Business Insider, this is less than one-third of the monthly cost for a person living in London. BI published...

Tirana Getting Ready for the White Night

Tirana Getting Ready for the White Night

TIRANA, November 27 The sleepless night is coming. Be ready for the night of November 29th. The White Night Festival, an annual event during which citizens can access for free museums, galleries, theatres, movie screenings and other festive activities will kick off on Wednesday evening....

Albanian Publishers Call for Tax Reductions

Albanian Publishers Call for Tax Reductions

TIRANA, November 16 The 20th edition of Albania’s National Book Fair, one of the most important cultural activities of the year, kicked off in Tirana on Wednesday at the premises of the Palace of Congresses. All Albanian publishers also unveiled their common request for a...

Saz’Iso Folk Ensemble Starts UK Tour

Saz’Iso Folk Ensemble Starts UK Tour

TIRANA, November 2 Albanian Folk Ensemble Saz’Iso performed for the first time live at BBC Two at ‘Later with Jools Holland’ show. “It was such a thrilling experience to be on Later with Jools Holland last night – the first time ever for Albanian music...

European Mobility Week Kicks off in Tirana

European Mobility Week Kicks off in Tirana

TIRANA, September 18 The Capital city will join the European Mobility Week, September 16-22, an initiative that is taking place in more than 2,000 European cities. Events that promote sustainable urban mobility are organized during this week. Meanwhile, in Tirana, the activities started on Monday...

Christian Panucci to Coach Albanian National Football Team

Christian Panucci to Coach Albanian National Football Team

TIRANA, July 19 Christian Panucci was officially presented as the new coach of Albania National Football Team. He will replace Gianni de Biasi. Former Italian football player Panucci and the President of the Albanian Football Federation (FSHF) Armand Duka signed the contract on Wednesday. Duka...

Gumball 3000 Supercars Come to Albania

Gumball 3000 Supercars Come to Albania

TIRANA, July 6 The Albanian capital was one of the stops of the annual British 3,000-mile international celebrity motor rally Gumball 3000. Over 150 expensive, impressive and rare automobiles were displayed at Mother Teresa Square on Wednesday’s evening. Gumball 3000 returned to Albania after ten...

Albania Ranks Fourth in Europe for Wedding Expenses

Albania Ranks Fourth in Europe for Wedding Expenses

TIRANA, December 7 When it comes wedding expenses Albania ranks among the top five countries in Europe. According to the data provided by the United Nation, the Middle East and former-communist countries spend more on weddings. Based on the report data, Azerbaijan, Belarus, and Russia...