from AgroWeb on 21 March, 2018

European Union and Albania, Partners Against Corruption

Two are the main basics of good governance: Transparency and public participation in decision-making. These two indicators are closely related to the level of corruption in a country. The more transparency, the less corruption. According to the Open Budget Index (OBI), Albania has a result of budget transparency at 38 out of 100, on average […]

from AgroWeb on 1 March, 2018

Brand Albania – The Seal of Albania’s Best Quality

Albania’s roots, flavor, traditions and values with enjoy a passport of quality. This certification will extend to all blessings that Albania enjoys from nature. It’s called Brand Albania, the umbrella of an authentic Albanian Quality Product. For the first time ever, there will be a stamp of guaranteed quality for the best nation-wide products. A […]

from AgroWeb on 14 February, 2018

Farmers’ Financial Support Schemes – An Opportunity and Challenge

Farmers will be supported by European Union and Albanian government funds however, in order to benefit from financial support farms should launch competitive projects, Prime Minister Edi Rama said during a meeting with Tirana’s University of Agriculture students on Wednesday. The Premier stated that new farmers’ financial support schemes provide a great opportunity as well […]

from AgroWeb on 14 February, 2018

Subsidy Scheme to Benefit 5 Thousand Farmers in Vegetable Sector

The new farm subsidy schemes are designed to increase twice as high the number of beneficiary farmers in the sector of fresh vegetables. Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Dhimo Kote, told ATA that overall four up to five thousand farmers countrywide will benefit in the sector of vegetables. The new subsidy scheme for […]

from AgroWeb on 14 December, 2017

New funding scheme to boost Albanian agriculture and exports

Albania is clearing the way to boost its exports of fruits, vegetables, farming, food, and agro-processing industry products in 2018. Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Niko Peleshi, announced Monday a 20-million euro national agricultural financing scheme for the next year to turn the Albanian agriculture into the main engine of the country’s economic development. […]

from AgroWeb on 3 October, 2017

Women Power – The Driving Force of Agribusinesses in Albania

Women are more engaged in farm activities than men We can certainly admit it. In Albania women are well ruling their businesses, playing an encouraging role in a growing economy. Small businesses in Albania account for 70 per cent of the country’s GDP and more than half its jobs, with textiles one of its strongest […]