17 August 2017
TAP Progress is Music to Albanian Ears

Much-needed investment is flowing into the Balkans but the pipeline still requires additional financing. 

9 August 2017
No More Sunday Weddings in Albania

A wedding shouldn’t be an excuse for Catholics not to attend Mass, the Albanian archbishop behind the ban argues.

1 August 2017
Accused ‘Greater Albania’ Flag Man Fights Extradition to Serbia Premium

A much-anticipated soccer match in 2014 ended in farce when a drone unfurled the flag, infuriating Serbian players and fans.

27 July 2017
Druglord Martin Shkreli Sends Mixed Messages to Homeland Premium

Making Albania known to the world isn’t good news if it’s done by gouging the price of a lifesaving drug and tweeting like Trump. 

21 June 2017
Former Albanian Dictator’s Grandson Faces Jail Premium

The impoverishment inflicted by Europe’s harshest communist regime left Albania an easy prey for drug gangs.

12 May 2017
Ancient Ceramics Hamper Major Gas Pipeline in Albania Premium

Find underlines that much of the country’s rich cultural heritage remains to be discovered.

19 April 2017
Albanian Opposition Broadens Political Boycott Premium

The old adage about politics being done in a smoke-filled room has special meaning in Europe’s ‘marijuana capital.’

11 April 2017
Sun, Sea, and Bunkers Fuel Albanian Tourism Growth Premium

Low cost is a big draw, but obsolete facilities are holding the sector back.

28 March 2017
Albania Braces for Communist-Era Revelations Premium
Opening up secret files could make or break political careers, reveal dark family truths.
21 March 2017
EU West Balkans Plan Off to Rocky Start Premium

Kosovo, Albania not enthused about economic cooperation with neighbors in the restive region.





Moldovan diaries

The Moldovan Diaries is a multimedia, interactive examination of the country's ethnic, religious, social and political identities by Paolo Paterlini and Cesare De Giglio.

This innovative approach to story telling gives voice to ordinary people and takes the reader on the virtual trip across Moldovan rural and urban landscapes. 

It is a unique and intimate map of the nation.

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