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Kosovo Reaches “Turning Point” with Organic Certification of Products

Kosovo Reaches “Turning Point” with Organic Certification of Products
05-02-2018

On 21 December 2017, eighteen Kosovo companies received organic certification for their products. These certificates issued by the certification body Albinspekt mark the successful

Swiss Government Continues Support to Promote Private Sector Employment in Kosovo

Swiss Government Continues Support to Promote Private Sector Employment in Kosovo
05-02-2018

On 13 December 2017, Kosovo Minister of Trade and Industry Bajram Hasani and the Director of the Swiss Cooperation Office in Kosovo Patrick Etienne signed an agreement to continue the

Bringing Stakeholders Together to Talk Strategy Development and Change

Bringing Stakeholders Together to Talk Strategy Development and Change
05-02-2018

A participatory process involving sector stakeholders increases the chances for achieving the goals. In line with this approach, Swisscontact’s Promoting Private Sector Employment p

Japanese Media to be Familiarized with Kosovo As an Attractive Destination for Japanese Tourists

Japanese Media to be Familiarized with Kosovo As an Attractive Destination for Japanese Tourists
05-02-2018

A press familiarization trip to Kosovo for a group of six Japanese journalists is the focus of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of

Relationship Between Kosovo Producers and Retail Chains Study Launched

Relationship Between Kosovo Producers and Retail Chains Study Launched
11-10-2017

On 12 October 2017, the Kosovo Manufacturing Club organized a high level conference with the main aim of intensifying the public-private dialogue to improve the relationship between

Showcasing a Growing Industry of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants

Showcasing a Growing Industry of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
01-10-2017

On 2 October 2017, 99 LULE company organized an open farm day on its premises.  Company owner Havushe Bunjaku opened the doors to other farmers, students and media to give them a first-hand

The Crucial Role of Women in Farm Management and Related Processes

The Crucial Role of Women in Farm Management and Related Processes
27-09-2017

A group of ten women farmers from Mamushë/a and Napërbisht village, attended a one-day training on farm management and best farming practices. Concepts such as systematized labor d

Kosovo’s Tourism Offers Reach the Japanese Market

Kosovo’s Tourism Offers Reach the Japanese Market
20-09-2017

Information about Kosovo as a promising new tourism destination is being exhibited for the Japanese market. Three tour operators and the Kosovo Alternative Tourism Association join

New Line for Plastic Waste Recycling Generates Employment and Reduces Environmental Burden

New Line for Plastic Waste Recycling Generates Employment and Reduces Environmental Burden
07-09-2017

A ceremony organized at the Rec Plast company premises on 8 September 2017 launched the new waste plastic recycling line that will create at least 40 new full-time jobs in the following

More Opportunities for Agribusiness Lending Through Banks in Kosovo

More Opportunities for Agribusiness Lending Through Banks in Kosovo
27-08-2017

At times, banks are unable to meet peak demands for working capital finance by companies in the agriculture and food processing sector. Delayed payments and bank liquidity problems

Arranging a Visit to Kosovo Now Made Easier

Arranging a Visit to Kosovo Now Made Easier
14-08-2017

Rezervimi.com, an online platform for booking accommodations and finding information about activities and attractions in Kosovo, was launched on 15 August 2017, with the aim of ensuring

Annual Inverse Trade Fair Held in Prishtinë/Priština for the Second Time

Annual Inverse Trade Fair Held in Prishtinë/Priština for the Second Time
31-07-2017

The Inverse Trade Fair is a new concept of fostering business linkages between small businesses and medium or large ones in Kosovo. This further promotes local products and has an impact