Albania, a formerly closed, centrally-planned state, is making the difficult transition to a more modern open-market economy. Albania managed to weather the first waves of the global financial crisis but, more recently, its negative effects have put some pressure on the Albanian economy.
137 tips on getting to and getting around Albania from real travelers and locals.
A listing of transportation options in Albania
The Sales Tax Rate in Albania stands at 20 percent.
A description of taxes in Albania including VAT
A complete listing of the countries that do and do not need a visa to enter Albania
Comprehensive Information on Albania Visa Requirements
A description of the organizationof the education system in Albania
Comprehensive list of National Public Holidays that are celebrated in Albania during 2016 with dates and information on the origin and meaning of holidays.
The government has adopted a fiscal reform package aimed at reducing the large grey economy and attracting foreign investment.