Category: Social

Tirana 24-Hour Water Supply, Five Years to Load

Tirana 24-Hour Water Supply, Five Years to Load

TIRANA, February 7 Tirana is growing skyward, but the city’s skyline is still dominated by water tanks. They are vital for the population of the Albanian capital, where water supply is limited to a few hours every day. The inhabitants of Tirana, about 557,422 people,...

How to Make Someone Rich this Christmas?

How to Make Someone Rich this Christmas?

TIRANA, December 18 Get your family and kids, relatives, friends, neighbors, and coworkers involved and donate a Merry Christmas this year to all the less fortunate children, single mothers, abandoned elderly, and persons with special needs. The cold winter weather and the recent floods are...

World Vision: Youth Unemployment Rate Up to 30%

World Vision: Youth Unemployment Rate Up to 30%

TIRANA, September 6 Youth unemployment remains a major challenge for Albania. Findings from surveys conducted by World Vision Albania and other official authorities confirm that unemployment rate for people aged 15-29 is 30 percent. Meanwhile, a higher percentage wants to leave the country. These data...

Karaburun Caves Attracting Numerous Visitors

Karaburun Caves Attracting Numerous Visitors

TIRANA, June 27 Karaburun Peninsula is one of the most amazing places to visit in Albania. It is part of Karaburun-Sazan National Marine Park. Besides the beautiful coves hidden in the rugged coast of the peninsula, Karaburun is home to 20 caves that are visited...

New Overpass at Shqiponja Roundabout to Reduce Traffic Congestion

New Overpass at Shqiponja Roundabout to Reduce Traffic Congestion

TIRANE, January 10 The Municipality of Tirana plans to construct an overpass at Shqiponja Square in order to reduce traffic congestion. Mayor of the capital city Erion Veliaj said that the new urban plan for Tirana includes a grade separation in the area also recognised...

IIA and Manoolia Donate and Spread Festive Cheer

IIA and Manoolia Donate and Spread Festive Cheer

It was on Sunday, the day before Christmas that we finally got our turn to make our annual Christmas donations. Besides our charity budget, together with a staff of Manoolia and Invest in Albania, we collected a considerable amount of money and with the help...