Albania, Germany Sign Pension Agreement

IIA 20 September 2017, 9:42 am

TIRANA, September 20 Over 20,000 Albanians living in Germany and German citizens that live and work between both countries will benefit the right of pension, health and social care. Albania and Germany have exchanged the instruments on the ratification of the reciprocal social security agreement. The agreement will enter into force with effect from December…

Kelmend, One of the Best Places to Travel in the Fall

IIA 20 September 2017, 11:53 am

TIRANA, September 20 Vermosh, known among Albanians as the northernmost point of the country, is still untouched by mass-tourism and human impact. Vermosh is part of Kelmend, a region that once was isolated because of its location deep in the Albanian Alps and because of the fact that it was a cross-border area. Nowadays, the…

“What can Albania Adjust to Attract more Investments?”

IIA 18 September 2017, 10:15 am

TIRANA, September 18 The Albanian business ecosystem needs improvement in order to increase its productivity and attract more foreign investments. This was said by Ricardo Hausmann, Director, Harvard’s Center for International Development for Top Channel. Hausmann was part of a four-year project (2013-2017) launched in Albania focused on identifying the country’s binding constraints and proposing…

European Mobility Week Kicks off in Tirana

IIA 18 September 2017, 11:45 am

TIRANA, September 18 The Capital city will join the European Mobility Week, September 16-22, an initiative that is taking place in more than 2,000 European cities. Events that promote sustainable urban mobility are organized during this week. Meanwhile, in Tirana, the activities started on Monday and they will end on Friday, which is “In Town…