Local Press Digest


TIRANA, Apr 18, 2000

The president of Vllaznia soccer club has been arrested on suspicion of having failed to pay customs duty on a truckload of television sets during the anarchy of 1997.

The main opposition Democratic Party drew a large crowd at an anti-government rally in the coastal town of Durres at which its leader Sali Berisha repeated his call for early elections.

Albania and Kuwait will soon sign agreements on the protection of investments and the lifting of double taxation.

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