CEOL
Local Press Digest

Albania

TIRANA, Apr 21, 2000


KOHA JONE

Prime Minister Ilir Meta threatened foreign firms building Albania's roads that they would be thrown out if they do not respect their contracts.

Poverty drove two Albanian men to hang themselves.

GAZETA SHQIPTARE

Whoever tries to vote twice in the local polls this year will be sentenced to up to three months in jail.

U.S. Ambassador Joseph Limprecht and the United Nations Development Program head Ian Wahlberg will inaugurate a one million dollar project that offers development programs in exchange for the voluntary handover of weapons.

EKONOMIA

A majority stake in Albania's state-owned mobile phone company AMC will be sold on June 29.



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