“The development of our region needs a strong regional cooperation and compilation of joint projects”, was the statement of Albanian Minister of Economic Development, Trade, Entrepreneurship and Tourism Arben Ahmetaj during the joint conference with his Montenegrin counterpart, Vladimir Kavaric. Ahmetaj underlined that the compilation and the implementation of joint projects of common interest helps countries to attract foreign investors. This cooperation, according to him, will create a stable economic development in Western Balkans and would help in a stronger political cooperation.
“We have decided to present our joint projects on August 27th, at the time when regional governments will gather in a table in Vienna”, added the Minister of Economy, Arben Ahmetaj.
The joint press conference was held after a closed doors meeting between the two Ministers, in Tirana.
Albania and Montenegro have many joint undergoing projects and more are planned to implement in upcoming years. TAP project is very important not only for Albania but also for Western Balkan countries for gas supply.
News source/photo credits: ATA