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Story Time with Milky Way Chasers in Albania
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Story Time with Milky Way Chasers in Albania

TIRANA, June 28 Taking night shots of the star is a favorite type of photography among many professional and amateurs, but they also raise awareness on the importance of preserving our dark night skies. A fast search on Facebook showed many results from Albanian and international photographer that took long exposure shots on some popular...

AKZM Opens 420 Seasonal Summer Jobs
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AKZM Opens 420 Seasonal Summer Jobs

TIRANA, June 26 The National Agency of Protected Areas (AKZM) will open 420 seasonal jobs between July 10th and September 10th. Based on a decision published on the Official Gazette the short-term summer jobs are open for employees that will be placed in various info points on cross border points, on beaches and tourist’s destinations...

Diaspora and Migration Office to Open in Every District
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Diaspora and Migration Office to Open in Every District

TIRANA, June 25 City halls will soon have a new office that is going to address diaspora, migration, and investment opportunities. The Diaspora State Ministry announced on Monday that the Parliament passed additions and changes to the law ‘On Local Governance’. Based on the new changes to the bill, every municipality in Albania will have...

Olive Growers Saw High Yields, Climate Change Action Urged
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Olive Growers Saw High Yields, Climate Change Action Urged

TIRANA, June 24 Climate change is considered to be one of the main factors impacting olive production in the Mediterranean region. Other issues faced by olive growers in the region are related to phytosanitary problems. While olive oil production in Italy and Greece fell to record-low in 2018, Albanian olive farmers saw higher yields during...

Touring Exhibit of the Magnificent Seven Stops in Tirana
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Touring Exhibit of the Magnificent Seven Stops in Tirana

TIRANA, June 21 Poaching, captive hunting, poisoning, electrocution, collision are the main deadly threats that migratory birds face as they travel between their breeding and wintering grounds. Meanwhile, 25 million birds are killed illegally every year. Hence, BirdLife International is telling the story of seven magnificent migratory birds and their epic journeys from Africa to...

MIE Approves Solar Energy Use from Small Producers
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MIE Approves Solar Energy Use from Small Producers

TIRANA, June 21 Small producers of renewable energy that use this energy for their personal needs are now allowed to connect with the distribution network and to exchange this energy with the Electricity Distribution Operator (in Albanian OSHEE). The instruction was signed by the Minister of Infrastructure and Energy (MIE) Belinda Balluku. For almost 3...

Ural Airlines Launches Moscow-Tirana Summer Charter Schedule
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Ural Airlines Launches Moscow-Tirana Summer Charter Schedule

TIRANA, June 21 More Russian tourists are expected to visit Albania this summer as Ural Airlines launched its weekly charter program between Tirana and Moscow. The summer season is on, and the airline in cooperation with Albanian tour operators offer convenient holiday options from Moscow to holiday destinations in Albania. Over 221 tourists arrived in...