The main objective of the Bank of Albania is to achieve and maintain price stability. To pursue this goal and to strengthen its transparency, the Bank of Albania compiles and publishes the Monetary Policy Report. This Report is the main instrument the Bank of Albania uses to communicate its monetary policy to the public. It provides a comprehensive overview of the recent macroeconomic developments and the factors that have affected and are expected to affect consumer price performance in Albania.
The Bank of Albania’s Monetary Policy Report is published quarterly, in both Albanian and English versions. This Report was an integral part of the Economic Bulletin until 2009. It was first published as a separate publication in April 2010.
The Albanian economy recorded a positive performance during 2007 being characterized by a stable annual growth in line with the projections, contained inflation and further consolidation of financial stability. The preservation of optimal macroeconomic parameters during this year...
Published by Monetary Policy Department on 06.03.2008
The Albanian economy marked positive annual growth rates during the
nine-month period of 2007, while consumer prices inflation was quite low
for most of the period. Economic growth during the present year is expected
to be around 6 per cent....
Published by Monetary Policy Department on 27.11.2007
The first semester of 2007 marked a positive performance of the Albanian
economy in terms of being in line with the projected economic growth rate,
of further consolidating the macroeconomic stability and carrying on with the
structural reforms in economy. The economic developmen...
Published by Monetary Policy Department on 31.07.2007
The performance of the Albanian economy over the last years has been
characterized by the maintenance of relatively high growth rates, remaining
within a stable macroeconomic framework. The private sector of economy
was supported by the expansion of financial intermediation and b...
Published by Monetary Policy Department on 10.05.2007