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Practice and Education Partnership, Kamza MFC Keeps Pace with Fast-Changing Job Market
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Practice and Education Partnership, Kamza MFC Keeps Pace with Fast-Changing Job Market

TIRANA, March 7 Building partnerships between VET institutions and the private sector means to launch qualified newly graduated students into a labor market that creates jobs and innovation. While vocational education and training institutions like Kamza Multifunctional Centre work to deepen the youth talent pool, more efforts are required to facilitate integration into the marketplace....

Tirana 24-Hour Water Supply, Five Years to Load
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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, are still waiting for 24-hour water supply and according to...

How to Make Someone Rich this Christmas?
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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 imposing a financial burden to the Albanian families living in...

World Vision: Youth Unemployment Rate Up to 30%
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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 were unveiled by World Vision during the Social Justice Festival...

Karaburun Caves Attracting Numerous Visitors
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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 by the fans of water sports and diving enthusiasts. The...

IIA and Manoolia Donate and Spread Festive Cheer
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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 of Fundjave Ndryshe we found two families living in extreme...

Albanians Spend most of Their Money on Food and Clothing
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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 poor countries, people spend more on food and give up...