Albania (newspaper)

Albania was a newspaper published in Tirana, Albania.

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Ceased publication?

History and profileEdit

Albania was started in 1995 and began publication on 8 September of that year.[1] The paper was published six times a week in tabloid format and had its headquarters in Tirana.[1] It was owned by a private foundation led by Faik Konica.[1] In the early 2000s the paper was owned by Ylli Rakipi.[2][3] The paper had no political affiliation.[4] At the beginning of the 2000s, its circulation was 5,750 copies.[4]


  1. ^ a b c Gent Ibrahimi; Agron Loci (2001). "Media Landscape of Albania: Legal Framework". Media Online. Retrieved 14 May 2015.
  2. ^ Media Landscape of South East Europe 2002 (PDF). ACCESS-Sofia Foundation. Sofia. 2003. Retrieved 19 January 2015.
  3. ^ "World Press Trends" (PDF). World Association of Newspapers. Paris. 2004. Retrieved 8 February 2015.
  4. ^ a b "Albania" (PDF). Human Rights Watch. 14 (5). June 2002. Retrieved 19 January 2015.