Infrastructure is another important sector of economy that will benefit considerable funds from the state budget for the period 2019-2020.
The minister of Finance and Economy, Arben Ahmetaj during the presentation of the draft budget of 2019 at the Economy Commission, declared that this sector will benefit 2,8% of the GDP and the financing of the infrastructure projects aims the completion of all the axis within 2021.
Minister Ahmetaj declared that the completion of the national road axis such as the Arber road, Thumane-Vore-Kashar, Milot- Balldre, Orikum-Dukat, are part of the ‘’1 billion’’ package.
The Arber road is advancing rapidly while the national road Tirane-Durres will be reconstructed and 6 lanes will be added in order to improve the circulation of the vehicles. Minister Ahmetaj also declared that the Fier bypass will be ready before the summer season 2019.
Another objective that the minister mentioned is the airport of Vlora and Kukesi, that will start their activity thanks to the successful public-private partnership.