Chinese acquire all the shares in Tirana International Airport

Tirana International Airport (TIA) has announced that China Everbright Limited (CEL), an international investment and asset management company based in Hong Kong, has acquired 100 per cent of the shares in TIA.

“We are thrilled to announce an era of transformation with China Everbright Limited,” said Rolf Castro-Vasquez, Chief Executive Officer of TIA. “The current shareholders, AviAlliance, DEG and the AAEF, as well as all employees have proudly developed the airport and served its passengers, providing state-of-the-art facilities” he added.

Since April 23 2005, the overall responsibility for the development, operation and management of Tirana International Airport Nënë Tereza has been in the hands of Tirana International Airport (TIA), with shareholders comprising AviAlliance (formerly HOCHTIEF AirPort), DEG – Deutsche Investitions and the Albanian-American Enterprise Fund (AAEF).

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