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The new draft budget for 2016 to be presented on October
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The new draft budget for 2016 to be presented on October

The draft budget for 2016 will be presented to the public in October 2015, announced the Minister of Finances, Shkelqim Cani. The announcement was made after signing an agreement with the Swiss Ambassador to Albania for a project funded by the Swiss government which aims to improve the mechanisms of debt management in Albania. The...

Minister of Finances: Action against informality to bring $430 ml to state budget
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Minister of Finances: Action against informality to bring $430 ml to state budget

Albanian Minister of Finances Shkelqim Cani held a meeting with press representatives where he talked about the latest government’s initiative to fight informality and identify tax frauds. The Minister presented the strategy the government will follow to successfully undertake this important economic reform which will commence on September 1st of this year. “The main target...

Minister of Finances: Albania will emit 300 EUR-500 EUR Eurobonds in 2015
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Minister of Finances: Albania will emit 300 EUR-500 EUR Eurobonds in 2015

Minister of Finances, Shkelqim Cani, declared at the parliamentary Economy Commission that Albania may emit new Eurobonds in the international market of debt, in 2015.  This measure will serve for the payment of the matured Eurobond as well as will ensure external money for public investments. The Eurobonds total amount, according to Cani, may vary...

Minister of Finances: Fiscal package 2015 to protect consumers and support reforms
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Minister of Finances: Fiscal package 2015 to protect consumers and support reforms

Minister of Finances, Shkëlqim Cani presented at the Economy Commission the new fiscal package. According to Cani, the fiscal package covers the essential needs of the country’s economy, supports public investments and important reforms being undertaken in the energy sector. This fiscal package is comprised of 3 provisions which are expected to generate 16 billion...

Albanian Ministers attend the annual meeting of World Bank & IMF
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Albanian Ministers attend the annual meeting of World Bank & IMF

In the framework of the annual meeting of the IMF, World Bank and EBRD representatives in Washington DC, Albanian Minister of Economic Development and Minister of Finances attented the meeting and met with high officials. The two ministers met with the president of EBRD, Sir Suma Chakrabarti, and held discussions on the current development of...

12 projects to be funded by the IADSA Italian project
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12 projects to be funded by the IADSA Italian project

In the framework of the Italian-Albanian Development Cooperation Programme, 12 new projects will be financed by the IADSA (Debt for Development Swap Program) funding project. The ceremony of the signing on contracts for the financing of 12 new projects at a total amount of 4.6 million eur, held on September 23 at the headquarters of...

Negotiations between Albania and the IMF ongoing
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Negotiations between Albania and the IMF ongoing

The Minister of Finances, Shkelqim Cani, declared in a press conference that the negotiations with the IMF delegation are opened and the discussions must continue regarding the budget and the fiscal package for 2015.  “We agreed to IMF to continue our efforts in the reduction of the public debt, starting by 2015”, stated Minister Cani....

New Customs Code, reduction of procedures of businesses
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New Customs Code, reduction of procedures of businesses

Albanian Committee of Economy presented the new Customs Code and according to Minister of Finance Shkelqim Cani, this new programme will reduce procedures of businesses in relation to their collaboration with Customs Directory. After the implementation of these measures,  said Minister Cani, the communication process between  Customs and businesses will be made only in the online...