Category: Social

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...

Albanians Spend most of Their Money on Food and Clothing

Albanians Spend most of Their Money on Food and Clothing

TIRANA, December 23 Albanians spend 50percent their incomes on food compared to European citizens, who spend only 12.3% percent of their incomes on food. But when it comes to clothing and footwear they spend almost the same as Europeans. According to the trend observed in...

Be Part of Something Bigger by Giving Back

Be Part of Something Bigger by Giving Back

Dear Reader,  Invest in Albania wants to hear from you, but at first, we are going to ask you something. All year round, we write and talk about investments, loans, grants, financial agreements, important projects, and ideas with a lot of zeros that aim at...

No Christmas Lunch for Albanian Politicians, Only for the Poor

No Christmas Lunch for Albanian Politicians, Only for the Poor

TIRANA, December 19 This is going to be the first Christmas when the Albanian politicians, senior personalities, and ambassadors will not be expected in an official reception by the Metropolitan Archdiocese Tirana-Durres. On the contrary, this institution will break the tradition of politicians that visit...