INSTAT: Energy, record of exports

IIA 24 March 2017, 4:44 pm

TIRANA, March 24 INSTAT announced today that last year energy exports were 1868 GWh in total, which is two times more than in 2015, as a result of favorable hydrological conditions, but also because of the increment of production capacity in recent years. INSTAT reported that domestic energy production last year amounted to 7135 GWh, with…

Snow tourism continues in spring season

IIA 28 March 2017, 11:04 am

TIRANA, March 28 Tourism in the snow on the highest peaks of our mountains is not closed yet. The peaks around Valbona Valley National Park are still frequented by amateurs of winter sports every week, especially on weekends. Tourists are accompanied in their difficult mountain guides by specialists AdZM Kukes, where guides are specialized in mountain…

Albanian Capital Continues to Attract Foreign Companies

IIA 8 March 2017, 10:00 am

TIRANA, March 8 Foreign entrepreneurship in Albania is mostly concentrated in capital city Tirana. Based on the data that the National Business Centre provided for the third quarter of 2016 some 9,377 companies operate in the capital. About 75 percent of those companies are foreign-owned and 25% are joint ventures. According to the Albanian Investment…

Albania Ranks 24 among Countries with the Cheapest Food in the World

IIA 19 January 2017, 11:19 am

TIRANA, January 19 Albania, according to Numbeo.com, Albania ranks 24th in the list of countries that offer the cheapest food. Based on the price index of restaurants, a three courses meal for two in an average restaurant costs Euro 17. Cheap prices and delicious food appeal to tourists that come and visit Albania. This fact…