Marijuana Confiscated Enroute to Greek Island of Corfu

On Wednesday morning, Albanian authorities confiscated about 463 pounds of marijuana during two different police missions in Saranda and Gjirokastra. The Albanian polices confiscated about...

Tirana Seeks Answers for Albanian Inmate’s Death

Over the weekend, the Albanian Foreign Ministry expressed concern for the death of Ilia Kareli in prison in Nigrita, Greece on Thursday. In a statement, the ministry said it “condemns attacks...

Leaders of Orthodox Churches Visit Tirana

Leaders of Orthodox churches consecrated the Resurrection of Christ Cathedral in Tirana on Sunday. The consecration service – a major event for all Orthodox churches...

How Many Members in Albania’s Greek Minority?

 Vasil Bollano is the chairman of “Omonoia,” an association which represents the rights of Albania’s Greek minority. In a press conference that took place...

Greece – Albania Relations Tested by Minority Concerns

Relations between Greece and Albania enter a shaky ground as Tirana's upcoming administrative reform plans threaten the demographics of Greek minorities in Albania. The main problem appears...

Marinopoulos Acquired Albanian Supermarket Chain

Greece΄s Marinopoulos Group said today in an announcement that it has acquired Albanian super market chain Euromax from local Balfin Group. “The agreement totally upgrades...

Bobostitcha Cemetary in Albania Continues Burning Stefanas

The memorial service in Bobostitcha that has taken place for years in order for the great battle given by Greece to prevent the forces...

Albania: Omonoia Seeking Union of Himara and Loukovo

The Democratic Union of the Greek minority, "Omonoia" has expressed with an official announcement, its opposition to the proposed administrative division in the region...

Greece Will Support Albania’s Plan to Enter the EU

The President of the Greek Republic--Karolos Papoulias--ended his two-day visit in Tirana and Gjirokastër assuring that Greece will support Albania’s plan to enter the...

Newly Constructed Greek Orthodox Church in Albania Is the 3rd Largest in Europe

Archbishop of Tirana and All Albania Anastasios  inaugurated the third largest Orthodox Church in Europe in Albania in the presence of dozens of Greeks. The...