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What should Albania Improve to Get 10 mln Tourist Arrivals
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What should Albania Improve to Get 10 mln Tourist Arrivals

TIRANA, November 16 Albanian authorities are setting ambitious goals as the country is seeing a surge in tourist arrivals. Recently, tourism-related authorities confirmed that they will focus on the goal of attracting up to 10 million annual tourists to Albania. On the other hand, this goal requires institutional interventions that protect the environment, the interests...

Analysis: Oil and gas exploration in Albania
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Analysis: Oil and gas exploration in Albania

Tirana, Albania 31 March 2016 In May 2015, Albania initiated an international call regarding seven oil and gas onshore and offshore blocks. The Albanian competent governmental institution, the Albanian Agency of Natural Resources (AANR), has publicized the map featuring the free blocks for exploration. Considering Albania’s high potential of oil and gas reserves, this is...

CNN: Why Albania Loves America?
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CNN: Why Albania Loves America?

Tirana, Albania 31 March 2016 This article was written by Frida Ghitis and published for the first time at CNN. In this time of dispiriting headlines — when Islamist terrorists target Christian children and their mothers on an Easter Sunday outing in Lahore, Pakistan; when an American presidential candidate advocates stopping Muslims from coming to...

The quest for the key of Voskopoja
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The quest for the key of Voskopoja

Tirane, Albania / February 25, 2016 We left the car right outside the entrance of Voskopoja. The parking lot was empty and the village looked deserted, apart from a few old men drinking and smoking under the porch of the local bar. Our plan was to visit the frescoed churches, which recall a time when...

Why outsource in the IT sector in Albania?
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Why outsource in the IT sector in Albania?

The IT sector (software, web development, web design, design, ect.) has significantly developed in Albania due to the internal market demands for these services. Along with markets’ demands, Albania has also developed the mentality of youngsters to study degrees such as IT communication, Information Science, Web Developing/Design, ect., courses that are not recognized by people...

Op/Ed: Albania’s Forgotten Export Success
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Op/Ed: Albania’s Forgotten Export Success

This is not an original article of invest-in-albania.org. The original text was written andpublished at Humboldt Foundation. By Dhimitër Doka Be it sage, yellow gentian or rosemary – Albania is an important player on the European medicinal herb and spice market. But as an Albanian-German research study shows, Europe’s poorest country could make much more of...

Yahoo Travel: Albania & Kosovo, most underrated European countries by tourists
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Yahoo Travel: Albania & Kosovo, most underrated European countries by tourists

Tirana, January 13, 2016 Kosovo and Albania has been rated in the first and second place as the most underrated countries in the European continent that visitors should visit, says the prestigious Yahoo Travel. 1. KOSOVO Kosovo, in particular the city of Prizren, is our new favorite spot in Europe. When we were there in November,...

The Future Governance Of The Global Economy
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The Future Governance Of The Global Economy

Article written by Fation Ceka / Financial Analyst Exponential times, such as today, make globalization as tangible a concept as it never felt before. The dynamics of international markets have expanded corporate borders making the once existing barriers lose their purpose, unifying economies across the planet. Countries such as Albania, where the local economy is directly...

Op/Ed: I survived Albania on a bicycle!
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Op/Ed: I survived Albania on a bicycle!

This is not an original article of invest-in-albania.org. The article was first published at YoloNathan.   I survived Albania on a bicycle “I had no choice but to go through Albania in order to get to Greece. My friends, family and locals in the neighbouring countries all warned me of the dangers that I face, that...