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Launching of the Investment Council in Albania

April 15th, 2015

On April 15th 2015, the Investment Council of Albania was launched at a high-profile event in Tirana, which gathered key decision-makers from the business community, as well as government officials and representatives of international financial institutions. The main objective of the Investment Council will be to tackle impediments to investment and to foster both domestic and foreign investment …


Memorandum of Understanding

February 24th, 2014

Albania and the EBRD signed a Memorandum of Understanding aimed at re-energising the country’s economic reform process in February 2014.

The Memorandum of Understanding provides a framework for cooperation between the EBRD and the government of Albania in support of the country’s new National Economic Council, which aims to improve the development of the private sector, strengthen …


Investment Climate and Governance Initiative (ICGI)

January 10th, 2014

As a major investor in its countries of operation, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has been active for many years in promoting a better investment climate. To better concentrate these efforts, EBRD launched the Investment Climate and Good Governance Initiative (ICGGI) in 2014, piloting the approach in Albania.

The ICGI is designed to increase the …


Investment Council is supported by the Ministry of Finance and Economy, the EBRD and the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO)