Category: News

Direct Low-Cost Flights Dortmund-Tirana/Pristina to Start in Autumn

Direct Low-Cost Flights Dortmund-Tirana/Pristina to Start in Autumn

TIRANA, August 10 If you plan to travel from Tirana to Dortmund or vice-versa this autumn check the newest low-cost route. Tickets are already on sale. Starting October 30th the Hungarian airline Wizz Air will be flying a direct route between the Albanian capital Tirana...

What Are the Top Career Choices of Albanian Students?

What Are the Top Career Choices of Albanian Students?

TIRANA, August 3 While connected economies around the world are chare changing job prospects, Albanian students continue to pursue their passions and focus their primary career choices in economic justice, and social working. The recent report on education issued by the Institute of Statistics (INSTAT)...

Albania Aims to Build Balkan’s Largest Solar Power Plant

Albania Aims to Build Balkan’s Largest Solar Power Plant

TIRANA, August 3 Vlora region will be home to the largest photovoltaic power plant in the Balkans. The Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy (MIE) launched the procedure on the selection bid offer for the development and construction of the solar power station with an installed...

Competitiveness Authority Ask for Review of Rinas Airport Charges

Competitiveness Authority Ask for Review of Rinas Airport Charges

TIRANA, July 26 The prices of plane tickets to Tirana increased significantly this summer. On the other hand, the monopoly situation in Mother Teresa Airport (TIA) and the limited number of destinations are providing more benefits to the airlines that apply hefty airfares to their...

Travel Trends, Albania Sees More Business Travellers in 2018

Travel Trends, Albania Sees More Business Travellers in 2018

TIRANA, July 24 The recent data from the Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) confirms an increase in the number of international citizen arrivals during the first half of 2018. At the same time, they confirm a considerable increase in the number of the people that visit...

New Decision to Enforce Food Labeling Conforming to EU’s Framework

New Decision to Enforce Food Labeling Conforming to EU’s Framework

TIRANA, July 23 Based on a recent decision of the Albanian government, all food processing businesses must include the nutritional value and allergens content in every product label. Starting the current year, every subject must comply with the required criteria given that in 2019 every...

Construction of Vlora Airport to begin this Year

Construction of Vlora Airport to begin this Year

TIRANA, July 11 Ambassador of Turkey to Tirana Murat Ahmet Yoruk said that the work for the first phase of Vlora Airport construction will begin within 2018. Ambassador Yoruk held a two-day tour in southern Albania and on Wednesday he met with the Mayor of...

Rinas Airport Charges May Be Reduced

Rinas Airport Charges May Be Reduced

TIRANA. July 9 The Albanian government may forcibly reduce the fees of Tirana International Airport if it is noticed that the private concretionary faces claim that it is abusing its monopoly power to make abusive earnings. Minister of Finance and Economy Arben Ahmetaj said this...