News & Events

  • 26 September 2012

    Kosovos Pension Saving Trust invests 14 million euro in government bonds

    The issuing of bonds by the Government earlier this year is proving successful. In addition to banks and other financial institutions, Kosovos‘s Trust has also invested around 14 million Euros in bonds . For this year, the government has planned to collect 74 million Euros from...

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  • 22 September 2012

    Kosovo secures EBRD membership votes

    The news portal Telegrafi, citing government sources, has learned that the Republic of Kosovo has secured enough votes to become a member of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

    After Kosovo's membership in the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB), it could soon become part of...

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  • 21 September 2012

    INVITATION: Round Table Kosovo in Lausanne, Switzerland, 26 October 2012

    The Chamber of Commerce Switzerland – Central Europe (SEC), the Investment Promotion Agency of Kosovo (IPAK), The Embassy of the Republic of Kosovo in Switzerland, the Economic Initiative for Kosovo (ECIKS), and other partners are inviting to the Round Table “Investment and...

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  • 15 September 2012

    Tender for the development of Brezovica reopened

    The Ministry of Trade and Industry has reopened the tender for the partial revitalization of the winter tourism complex in Brezovica writes the daily newspaper „Koha Ditore".

    Required in this tender, opened from September 7th until October 22nd is the contraction of a private company that will provide tips and...

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  • 12 September 2012

    The tender for Kosovo Telecom authorized

    The Government Committee for the Privatization of Kosovos Post and Telecom has authorized the opening of the tender for the sale of 75% shares of this enterprise.

    The decision of the commission for the opening of the tender for the sale of PTK came 11 days later than the date specified as the final one in the planning...

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  • 10 September 2012

    Kosovo and Turkey avoid double taxation

    Kosovo and Turkey are continuing their economic cooperation. Following the agreement in the customs area, the finance ministers of the two countries have signed an agreement in the field of taxation.

    Kosovos Finance Minister, Bedri Hamza stated the importance of this agreement: "We signed another agreement that will deepen...

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  • 06 September 2012

    Prishtina-Skopje highway to be an international project

    Ministry of Infrastructure has made a step forward in the Pristina-Skopje highway project.

    On the 12th of this month, the ministry will internationally announce the competition for the construction of this highway. Officials from the ministry stated that the interest in the construction of this highway...

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  • 05 September 2012

    Kosovo Miracle on the London Stock Exchange

    For more than two weeks Kosovo has experienced an image change in the British and World Press. Kosovar company Fox Marble has been admitted to trade in the London Stock Exchange (AIM), the first company to do so in the region.

    The acceptance of "Fox Marble" in the London Stock Exchange was followed by numerous articles...

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  • 24 August 2012

    Kosovo Banks double profits

    The net value of loans granted to customers by commercial banks operating in Kosovo has increased slightly between March and June of this year. According to the Central Bank report published at the end of last week, the value of total bank loans amounted to 1.6 billion Euros by June 30.

    Compared with March, the value of credits has...

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  • 23 August 2012

    "Envidity" expected to begin works in Kosovo

    Law experts in kosovo are expected to start working towards amending the Law on Mines and Mining because as it is, the law does not foresee the use of coal in producing synthetic oil.

    Officials from the Independent Commission for Mines and Mining have announced that the "Envidity" company, led by former NATO...

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  • 21 August 2012

    Kosovo to privatize further 38 companies

    The Privatization Agency of Kosovo (PAK) has announced Wave 56 of privatization and asset sales through liquidation. Wave 56 features 38 new companies that will be privatized through the Spin-off method.

    The list of tenders for privatization by sale of assets contains 36 units. All these assets will be privatized...

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  • 18 August 2012

    Five Consortiums Qualify For Kosovos Telecom Bid

    Five international consortiums, including units of Turkcell Iletisim Hizmetleri AS (TCELL), Portugal Telecom SGPS SA (PTC) and British Telecom Poland qualified to bid for Kosovo’s state-owned Post and Telecom.

    The companies will be allowed to take part in the company’s sales tender that’s expected to begin...

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