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Exports are calling for help

Exports are the first to feel the impact either of a global economic crisis or its recovery. In 2009, when the international financial storm was at its peak, the exports…

Why consumption is shrinking?

Written by Albana MUÇAJ For the first time after many years the Albanians consumed less last year. Numerous effects of the financial difficulties, increase of the living cost, while the…

Exporters signal decline

Albanian exports are expected to decline during the first months of 2012. Fasson businesses confirm “Monitor” there is a shrink of orders from Italy, and no metal at all has…

Region Expansion

Crisis 2009 encouraged the Albanian companies to expand in the region markets - Kosovo, Macedonia and Montenegro. What are these companies and what is their performance?   Written by Laura…

ENERGY/ Denunciations for CEZ abuses with bills

Prosecutor’s Office has a file with the violations committed by CEZ Shperndarje in term of power bills to the consumers, based on a denunciation of an employee of this company.…

Looking for the brand

In the legal vacuum, where the hotel categorization is missing, the quality mark “Authentic Albania” is considered as the proper way to promote competitiveness in the tourism sector. Business has…

Malév odyssey

Hungarian airline company “Malév”, which closed down its activity on 3 February, has started to reimburse the individuals for the booked tickets. What will be the companies that will acquire…

Are we so worthless?!

Granting citizenship for economic reasons is a practice followed also in the region. But the lawyers appraise that the acquisition of citizenship for a value of 11 thousand euro investment,…

Energy boomerang

Oftentimes, the power distribution company, privatized three years ago by CEZ, has become a target of the public discontent, which has claimed over-charging or abuses in energy metering and billing.…

Energy/ 11 bln ALL for KESH imports in very critical situation

KESH has just entered the import contract for February, ensuring about 2 million kilowatt energy per day at the cost of about 2.5 million euro, but again the future remains…

Albania – the favorite of Turks and Chinese

Their presence is increasing. They are concentrated mainly in Tirana. Construction is not the preferable sector any longer; it is replaced by trade and services Written by Elona Bedalli There…

To grow in crisis time

Crisis has cut the economy and business growth rate, but in the same time there are companies that rapidly growing even during this period in Albania. What are the businesses…

Debate that should be revitalized

Often times the debate on the economic model of the country has been ignited and blasted in Albania. Since the time when the opposition party proposed its new model different…

Tirana-Elbasan cost cut by 110 million USD

Crisis has cut by 110 million USD the cost of Tirana-Elbasan road, including the road segments and tunnel. At least this was the reasoning given by the vice director of…

Law on energy efficiency ready

Written by Laura Çela The Parliament of Albania is expected to discuss within this month the law “On Energy Efficiency”, which for the first time will be very detailed, including…

Real or kiosks businessmen

The latest figures from INSTAT on census show that there are more than 97 thousand businesses that operate in Albania, but 63% of them have one employee and 85% of…

Economic growth in 2012 only 0.5%

IMF changes the forecast for Albania Economic growth for 2011 is expected to decline to 1.1% from 2.5% forecasted earlier International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised in downwards its expectations…

Waiting for the loan

The World Bank came, saw and ... still has not decided how much will be the assistance to Albania in framework of the anti-crisis measures. Albanian Government: Difficult negotiations About…