Jeni duke lexuar në: 25

Abonohuni:

The blindness of lights

It’s years that when winter comes and the weather gets colder we ask instinctively: will we have non-stop electricity supply this year? Arguments are numerous for either ‘yes’ or ‘no’…

Banks/ ICB with a new director

International Commercial Bank will be run by Mahendra Singh Rawat since October 2006. Mr. Mahendra comes from a work experience in some of the leading banks in India and abroad.…

Warned fall

The areas approved for construction have been reduced by 32% in Tirana and 81% in Durrës during the first semiannual of 2006. Both major cities contribute to the domestic construction…

Investing for 5 years

After issuing of 5-year bonds by government, bankers talk. What are the chances for the development of the secondary market for individuals? After issuing in the primary market, the banks…

Pro and against high inflation

Pro Edmond Spaho, PD: I would definitely favor the increase in lending, which means a “little more” inflation if it would result in more public investment and more lending to…

Penalizing construction

The constructors’ warning has now become a reality. One of the industries with the biggest development in Albania during transition is on the verge of a crisis. In the main…

Energy/ Bulgaria jeopardizing electricity in Albania?!

The decisions of the Bulgarian government and EU to close the thermo power plants, won’t affect our country’s energy supply this year. KESH director, Andi Beli, guarantees that, claiming that…

New philosophy of ABA

Interview with Mr. Lorenco Roncari, CEO of American Bank of Albania What is expected to change in the philosophy of American Bank of Albania after the purchase of 80% of…

A ticket to Syri i Kaltër (Blue Eye)

By Shkëlqim HAJNO To arrive at magic Eye, in this cradle where marvelous legends sleep, the traveler must pass by the lake with the same name, Syri i Kaltër Lake,…

Petroleum, how it is changing market

By Ersuin Shehu Petroleum import continues the tendency of shifting. According to the data of ACIT, about 30% of oil imports for the first semiannual of 2006 came from Rumania…

For the fiscal reform to go on

Presentation of economic platforms by various political formations was novelty of the electoral campaign of 2005. This novelty was accompanied with an additional obligation: the government’s post-electoral programs would have…

The sweetness that comes from Barbados

Why sugar import markets are moving from EU countries to farther places like Barbados and Brazil. What effects is the SAA expected to bring to this industry?   Sugar market…

Rinas/ New passenger terminal by spring 2007

About eur 50m are being spent for the construction of the new passenger terminal together with the new cargo terminal and the main entrance route. Workings are to terminate by…

Business loan “speaks” Albanian

By Elona Gusmari Lending to business has changed direction. Data from banks as well as the main monetary institution in the country confirm the business loan has changed its currency.…

“Discover” foreign investments

What are the latest trends of foreign investments? What are the sectors of particular interest for investors? Preferences for specific businesses, like industrial parks or call services Ersuin Shehu Foreign…

The story of the ice cream …. and the inflation

…..A recent publication of the BoA, “Story of the ice cream’, tries to educate the public about the effects of the increase of inflation. The simplest explanation is “inflation means…