Home Page
24 Apr 14

Albania MP Urges New Probe Into Costly Kosovo Highway

Socialist MP Taulant Balla has called for a new investigation into the Albania-Kosovo highway after Balkan Insight reported that the cost of the 60km road had soared over €950 million.

Get our daily and Premium headlines in your inbox

Choose your Newsletters:
BIRN Documentary

Next screening: October 31, Belgrade, Dom Omladine, 20:00.

Find out more 

Quote of the Day

"They'd like to tear us apart like they did Yugoslavia"

Vladimir Putin, Russian President

Premium Selection

23 Apr 14

Albania-Kosovo Highway Costs Soar To 2 Billion Euros

Cache of official documents detail for first time how lobbying, poor-planning, “uncompetitive tenders”, failure to set cost caps and “inflated” prices left Albanian and Kosovan taxpayers with a two billion euro bill for just 137km of road.


Crimea is not Kosovo

Western leaders should decisively reject claims that US and NATO intervention in Kosovo set a pattern and a precedent for Russia’s annexation of Crimea.


Recent Comments

Powered by Disqus