This is the fourth issue of the Bank of Albania’s Financial Stability Report,
which will be produced half-yearly starting from year 2010. The purpose of
this Report is to detect and assess the risks posed to the financial system and
its infrastructure, to give public author...
Published by Financial Stability Department on 22.12.2010
Quarterly Bulletin outlines economic trends in the area of real sector and prices, analyzes developments in the Albanian economy during the second semester of 2007, and furnish information on main activities of the Bank of Albania during the fourth quarter of 2009...
The quarterly Gross Domestic Product in Albania is published with
a lag of 12 weeks (three months) from the reference quarter. In
between, it is important for policy makers to have an evaluation of
the aggregate demand and domestic output, to be able to take wellinformed
2009 Balance of Payments Bulletin analyses in detail the developments of the external sector of the Albanian economy for 2009. It contains detailed analyses on the foreign trade developments by groups of goods and countries, the analyses of service performance, income, current tr...
Economic and monetary developments of the first two quarters of 2010
were by and large in line with Bank of Albania’s forecasts. Economic activity
has slightly improved, inflation pressures have been downward and the
external balances of the Albanian economy have recovered....
Published by Monetary Policy Department on 08.10.2010
According to the results of Bank Lending Survey for the second quarter of 2010, the
standards for loans to enterprises were slightly tightened. The tightening of standards is
applied only for loans granted to small- and medium-sized enterprises. In the meantime,
for the second co...
Published by Monetary Policy Department on 14.09.2010