Parliamentary Commission for Production Activity discussed in a meeting the elimination or merging of several institutions and the simplification of several procedures for businesses.
Law changes which were discussed among Commissioners predict that the mayor part of business authorizations to be issued by the National Center of Licensing. Several financial institutions in Albania issue about 61 different authorizations for operating in specific sectors.
The ease of procedures for businesses and the avoidance of bureaucracies announced as a prior measure that will be undertaken by the Ministry of Economic Development. Minister Arben Ahmetaj shared this at the conference held in Elbasan city, “The integration of Agriculture and Trade 2014-2020”, several days ago. Ahmetaj stressed the need to improve the business climate in country, and to ease administrative bureaucracies which often become very big obstacles for businesses.
The Ministry was accused lately by the Democratic Party deputy Helidon Bushani, after he declared that the Ministry of Economic Development has turned into a “one stop shop” office for giving concessions.
News source/photo credits: ATA