Financial cooperation and German technical assistance amounts to 1 billion Euros

TIRANA, October 12 /ATA/- The financial and technical cooperation of the German government with Albania in various projects in the field of energy, social infrastructure, but also in other areas of the economy, such as agriculture or tourism is estimated at more than 1 billion Euros.

Albania’s Minister of Finance and Economy Anila Denaj and Ambassador of Germany in Tirana Peter Zingraf attended the opening event of the fair aimed at presenting the work of GIZ in Albania under the topic “Talents and ideas for the future Albania”, organized in context of the “German October”.

Denaj praised the cooperation between Albania and Germany. This co-operation, she said, is based on two complementary pillars, financial co-operation and technical co-operation, with support being given to various projects in the field of energy, social infrastructure, but also in other areas of the economy, such as agriculture or tourism.

“There are more than 1 billion Euros in support of the Albanian society on its path of European integration and this is a perspective that all parties want”, said Denaj./a.gjonaj/ /a.g/p.s./