Albania's youth jobless rate hits 32.3 %: report

January 29, 2016 by · Comments Off on Albania's youth jobless rate hits 32.3 %: report 

TIRANA, Jan. 28 — A recent report by the European Commission(EC) estimates Albania's youth unemployment rate to be as high as 32.3 percent, the Albanian Daily News reported Thursday.

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Albania to receive USD17-M flood relief fund from EU

November 19, 2015 by · Comments Off on Albania to receive USD17-M flood relief fund from EU 

TIRANA, Nov. 19 — Albania will receive a grant of 15.9 million euros (USD17 million) from the European Union in relief for floods in the first two months this year, said the Albanian Ministry of Agriculture on Wednesday.

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Grexit won't affect Albania — IMF

July 1, 2015 by · Comments Off on Grexit won't affect Albania — IMF 

TIRANA, July 1 — The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) delegation to Albania on Tuesday declared that the Albanian economy is immune to a possible bankruptcy of Greece.

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Albania, Montenegro eyeing joint projects to attract investors

February 24, 2015 by · Comments Off on Albania, Montenegro eyeing joint projects to attract investors 

TIRANA, Feb. 24 — Albanian Minister of Economic Development, Trade, Tourism and Entrepreneurship Arben Ahmetaj said Monday that regional cooperation and drafting of joint projects is needed for the development of the region.

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Albanian consumers' economic outlook pessimistic

January 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on Albanian consumers' economic outlook pessimistic 

TIRANA, Jan. 18 — Albanian consumer confidence indicator fell 3.9 percentage points in the fourth quarter of 2014, following two quarters of improvement, Albanian Daily News reported on Friday according to data from Bank of Albania.

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