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Garazh, the newest IT community in Tirana
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Garazh, the newest IT community in Tirana

A new community dedicated to the IT field and new startups is about to establish in Tirana capital. We are talking about Garazh, a community of IT students and young entrepreneurs which will gather each month together to discuss, brainstorm and work in teams for different projects in the IT field. According to their official...

Adventures of a Finnish Entrepreneur in Albania
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Adventures of a Finnish Entrepreneur in Albania

… and how to Build Albania into a Regional Leader in Innovation and Sustainability! Ville Korpela is Managing Partner of Eagle Partners, a Tirana based corporate finance advisory firm. He is also Founding Partner of BoardRoom Investment Group, an Estonian based startup accelerator and business coaching firm with offices in Tallinn and Munich. Ville has...

Interview with Alen Saqe, founder of Dentem
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Interview with Alen Saqe, founder of Dentem

The Albanian startup scene is evolving and increasing due to many private and governmental initiatives which have boosted and encouraged young adults to be more creative and innovative in creating new businesses by using technology as a primary mean. Such initiatives as Innovation Week (organized by the Ministry of Innovation and Public Administration), Startup Weekend...

First startups’ networking-party to be held on June 30th in Tirana capital
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First startups’ networking-party to be held on June 30th in Tirana capital

On July 30th, the biggest community of startups in Albania will gather in a networking-party, the first Startups Summer Party organized by Startup Grind Tirana, a community that educates, inspires and connects Albanian entrepreneurs. The party’s agenda includes a panel of discussions with the presence of the State Minister of Innovation and Administration, Milena Harito...

Yunus Social Business Albania launches the third edition of Accelerator Program
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Yunus Social Business Albania launches the third edition of Accelerator Program

On June 20, Yunus Social Business Albania funding organization launched this year’s Accelerator Program for wannapreneurs and active entrepreneurs who seek to implement their social business ideas. After the first successful implementation of the first accelerating programs where several startup ideas where funded and mentored by Yunus Social Business Albania, the platform comes with a...

SMEs to be funded by the governmental funds which are managed by the AIDA
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SMEs to be funded by the governmental funds which are managed by the AIDA

The Albanian Investment and Development Agency has started the implementation of five funding programs, by utilizing the government’s funds aimed at supporting and giving grants to local small and medium sized businesses. The AIDA manages the governmental funds for the development of SMEs since many years, but the novelty of this year is the added...

AIDA announces Start-Up funding scheme for SMEs
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AIDA announces Start-Up funding scheme for SMEs

The Albanian Investment and Development Agency announced the start of the applications for “Start-Up” “Albanian Fund, a fund that finances small and medium sized companies. The fund aims to support and boost the development of SMEs, mainly startups by providing direct finances in order to improve the operating conditions of them. Small and medium sized...

Albania becomes member of COSME EU programme
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Albania becomes member of COSME EU programme

The competition and innovation of small and medium sized enterprises in Albania will foster through the COSME program, signed by the Albanian Minister of Economic Development Arben Ahmetaj during his official visit in Brussels. Albania became part of this program in order to boost fair competition and to increase innovation in small and medium sized...