2014-07-14Police actions contribute to Albania obtaining EU member candidate status.
2014-06-27Albanians cheer the decision but say the country faces many challenges ahead.
2014-06-16The optimism is based on the recent European Commission recommendation for candidate membership status.
2014-06-02The government acts after an airplane carrying drugs crashed and reports surfaced of potential misuse of military airports by drug traffickers.
2014-05-07Cypriots can now cash cheques and have higher limits on transactions. Also in business news: Switzerland will grant 500 Croatian workers access to the country's labour market.
2014-03-06The arrests of five suspects bring a long-desired relief from a terror group's actions.
2014-02-19Quarterly economic growth registers at 1.7 percent in Romania, Eurostat says. In other business news: Turkey ranks third in a list of the world's friendliest destinations for Muslim travellers; Albania encourages Italian investment.
2014-01-28A successful operation by Albanian police is the first case of finding Macedonian icons believed to have been stolen by organised crime networks.
2014-01-23A new school in Hamil will serve Serbian students in their native language.
2014-01-22The two countries significantly expand bi-lateral relations.
2014-01-13The Albanian government wants to address crime and corruption in the customs administration and accredit its universities.
2013-12-18Signing a border demarcation agreement is in the interest of both countries and peoples, officials said.
2013-11-26It is estimated that there are 21 million victims of human trafficking in the world, and the Balkan countries are joining forces to fight this crime.
2013-11-25Analysts say the new Albanian government will benefit the relationship between Skopje and Tirana.
2013-11-21Some security experts lament what they call a lost opportunity for Albania to assist in an international effort.
2013-11-18Security experts said illegal gambling funds other elements of organised crime and terrorism.
2013-10-30The carrier's first jet was named for Serbian tennis player Novak Djokovic. In other business news: Turkey's foreign aid reaches $3.43 billion this year.
2013-10-24Albania turns its foreign policy toward Turkey, as Greek influence in the region wanes.
2013-10-14The negotiated agreement is expected to increase trade exchange and foreign investments.
2013-09-25Setting up a business takes less than a week in some parts of southeast Europe, according to World Economic Forum research. Also in business news: Serbia and Bulgaria pledge to improve co-operation.
Regional officials say the recent personnel changes in the EU will have a positive impact on their countries' relationship with Brussels.