Category: Foreign Investments

Foreign Investments Surged in Q1

Foreign Investments Surged in Q1

TIRANA, June 12 Foreign Direct Investments (FDI) increased by 61.6 percent during the first quarter (Q1) of 2018 compared to the same period of the previous year. The Bank of Albania (BoA) reported that foreign companies invested Euro 283 million in the Albanian economy, or...

Albania Offers Better Investment Opportunities, DIHA Says

Albania Offers Better Investment Opportunities, DIHA Says

TIRANA, May 8 Albania offers better investment opportunities compared to the last year, the annual survey of the German Industry and Trade Association (DIHA) confirms. Even though the survey findings were positive, there are negative factors that are keeping German investors away. According to the...

What Factors Hinder FDI Inflows to Albania?

What Factors Hinder FDI Inflows to Albania?

TIRANA, May 3 The legal system and property issues continue to affect the stock of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to Albania. This was confirmed by the recent index on Competitiveness in South Eastern Europe (SEE) by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). According...

Tourism and Agriculture Attract Czech Investors to Albania

Tourism and Agriculture Attract Czech Investors to Albania

TIRANA, February 22 Czech entrepreneurs are interested in investing in Albania especially in tourism and agriculture sectors. This was confirmed by representatives of Czech companies attended Albania-Czech republic business forum that was held on Wednesday in Tirana. This business forum aims at establishing and sustain...

How is Albania Attracting Foreign Investments?

How is Albania Attracting Foreign Investments?

TIRANA, February 13 The hitherto reforms were undertaken by the Albanian government and the strategic position of Albania as an entry gate to the Balkans and Eastern Europe are the reasons why the country attracted about 13 percent of foreign investments in the region. Foreign...