The Minister of Welfare and Youth Blendi Klosi and the newly appointed Mayor of Tirana Municipality Erjon Veliaj attended the opening ceremony of the German owned factory “Forschner” in Vaqarr province. Evaluating this as a great opportunity for the decrease of unemployment, the Minister of Welfare declared that the company which operates in the production sector, will employee about 1000 workers.
These types of investments have the full support of the government and following the tendency of German work practices, we are promoting the vocational training among youth, declared the Minister. With more than 2000 employees in 6 countries “Forschner” is a company that produces Engine cabling systems, frame cabling and door wiring harnesses for trucks, busses and special vehicles, ect.
Erion Veliaj declared at the opening ceremony that Tirana will be a vanguard of the opening of Albania towards Germany in terms of doing business and investments. “This is a wonderful week of Albania – Germany relations. Today we are inaugurating this promising company, while yesterday we inaugurated Tirana Business Park project and on July 8th we expect to be visited by the German Chancellor Angela Merkel here in Tirana.”
News source/photo credits: ATA