Jeni duke lexuar në: 66

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Prosecutor’s Office / Investigation on power prices

Increase of power price starting from 1 January 2010 would be object of the Prosecutor’s Office investigation, taking into consideration the suit submitted by the Office for the Consumers Protection.…

Bankers: How to stimulate crediting?

Written by Lorenc Rabeta   Rapid growth of crediting, one of the key engines of the economic growth incentives until the end of 2008, can hardly recover regardless the signals…

Private hospitals – boom of investments

Albanians spent about 650 million euro per annum for the medical treatment home and abroad. This figure, which is considered as the highest in the region, served to attract the…

The square belongs to the people, not to the politics

Recently, a debate has been opened about the new face and functioning of “Scanderbeg” square in Tirana.  Debate, which in fact is purely technical, ignited at the time when the…

After harvest

With the efforts to go beyond the season and to take ground against import, the producers and trader are increasingly looking for setting freezing premises. Rakip Muso in Korça is…

INSTAT / Albania officially in economic downturn

Gross Domestic Product marked a fall in Q4 2009, the Institute of Statistics reported. “Economy in Q4 2009 declined by 0.8 percent compared to Q4 2008”, INSTAT declared. Industries and…

Freelance professions: amendments violate competition

Following the entry into force of the decision to include the freelance professionals into the VAT scheme, the experts state that such measure would lead to discrimination and costs VAT…

Integration processes velocity

Albania is moving ahead toward the integration, following some key steps taken recently. Last week the Prime Minister Berisha delivered to the EU Enlargement Commissioner Štefan Füle the big book…

APARTMENTS / Why prices are not expected to fall?

Interview with Mr. Dritan Caka, Executive Director of “Dev Inf” Real Estate Agency   How do you see the relation between demand-supply in the real estate market? To my opinion,…

Medicinal plants toward processing

After five years of growth, the medicinal plants exports declined last year. Falling demand and orientation to plants processing home diminished the market   Written by Albana MUÇAJ   2009…

Prices psychological duel

Written by Lorenc Rabeta   Why the buyers demand decline does not convince the constructors to cut the apartments prices? How to benefit from the difficulties of some constructors that…

Electric train / Fine at USD20 million

A US court from Washington has confirmed that a fine of USD20 million  to the Albanian government is set by the court of arbitration, describing it as fair, as the…

Economy extreme politicization

We are writing once more about the politics crisis, which followed the 28 June general elections. It is not about the fact that it took so long going through irksome…

Loans in euro? Again the most preferred?!

January marked a considerable growth of the loans in euro, in particular in crediting the real estate for individuals. But the Bank of Albania states that it is not expected…

Draft-law / On protection of foreign investors

Minister of Economy, Mr. Dritan Prifti made public the draft-law “on some additions to the law no. 7764 dated 2.11.’93 on Foreign Investments”, where some important amendments are made in…

Where the Albanian economy is directing to….

At the time when three months of 2010 already have passed, it is not possible to make a preliminary assessment on the performance of the Albanian economy during this period. …