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Adventure Tourism, Explore Albania by Bike

Adventure Tourism, Explore Albania by Bike

Mountain biking is the ultimate way for exploring the unknown Albania, to get to new places and live life at a different pace and adventure tourism plays a key role on supporting local communities to further develop their sustainable community tourism models. Tobi Gessler from...

Swiss and Austrian govts Give €3mln Grant for Regional Development

Swiss and Austrian govts Give €3mln Grant for Regional Development

TIRANA, May 18 The Swiss and Austrian development agencies are working together with the Albanian Ministry of Urban Development in order to support a joint project on regional development in Albania. They allocated a fund of Euro 3 million for areas away from urban centers....

Scientists Call on Protection of Vjosa River

Scientists Call on Protection of Vjosa River

TIRANA, April 28 Vjosa River is called the last wild river in Europe as it flows free and no dams were built on its way. According to experts, this fact makes it unique. Currently, there are 30 experts from Germany, Austria, and Albania making observations...

Albania and Austria Agree on Pension Recognition

Albania and Austria Agree on Pension Recognition

TIRANA, January 25 Thousands of Albanians that have worked in Albania and Austria can now protect their pension entitlements thanks to an agreement signed on Wednesday between Albanian Minister of Social Welfare and Youth Blendi Klosi and his counterpart Alois Stoger. The rule applies to...

Increased Demand for Albanian Chestnuts in EU Markets

Increased Demand for Albanian Chestnuts in EU Markets

TIRANA, November 3 The significant growth of chestnuts export during the recent three years is becoming a main source of incomes not only for the country’s economy but also for thousands of families in northern Albania. This is the region where chestnuts are cultivated in...