FShF head Armand Duka is in a very public conflict with Tirana mayor Erion Veliaj, who has made accusations of corruption and pledged to "control football" in a secret recording.
Officials from Albania and North Macedonia say Pristina’s new rules requiring booster jab or PCR test for entry to the country hinder freedom of movement in the region.
Police estimated that the group had spent around €1mn to set up two crypto labs, where they seized hundreds of devices.
Construction and tourism support robust recovery from coronacrisis.
New records announced daily in several countries, but most governments are reluctant to introduce new restrictions.
Exports rose 38.2% in December, led by a strong increase in minerals, fuels and electricity exports.
The Balkan route used during the 2015 European migrant crisis might officially be closed, but the migrant movement never ceased.
Personal and salary data for over one-fifth of the country’s population was leaked online at the end of December.
Over €700mn spent to little effect in candidate and prospective candidate countries, finds European Court of Auditors.
Supporters of Democrats’ former leader Sali Berisha forced their way into building as power struggle with current leadership turns violent.
Albania and Croatia reported record numbers of COVID-19 infections while other countries are close to records set in previous waves of the pandemic.
Soon after Southeast Europe emerged from the autumn wave of the pandemic, cases are already rising again as the Omicron variant spreads in the region.
Leaked data including names, ID card numbers, salaries and employment details shared in an Excel document over WhatsApp.
Western European banks have made double-digit increases in the growth of their credit exposures to the CE/SEE region in the past 12-18 months.
21.4% of the population aged 16-74 say they made an online purchase in the last year as the pandemic closed bricks and mortar stores.
The Western Balkans states are looking anew at long-neglected rail networks as they embark on the green transition. The EIB’s Matteo Rivellini outlines efforts to develop rail in the region.
Current party leader Lulzim Basha says he won't quit despite vote at unauthorised assembly hosted by his predecessor Sali Berisha.
The theme of freedom and what it means to be free runs through Free: Coming of Age at the End of History, Lea Ypi’s powerful memoir of the collapse of communism in Albania.
Internet use and e-commerce are increasing in the Western Balkans but residents of the region are still less likely than their counterparts in the EU to make online purchases.
Bulgarian decision blocks opening of EU accession talks with both North Macedonia and Albania.