The Chamber of Commerce of North-West Macedonia today announced the most successful Albanian companies in Macedonia. This project is implemented for the seventh time and makes the selection of the most powerful companies that during the past year have achieved success based on four main categories, such as: total annual turnover, net profit, number of employees…
The Chamber of Commerce of North-West Macedonia today announced the most successful Albanian companies in Macedonia. This project is implemented for the seventh time and makes the selection of the most powerful companies that during the past year have achieved success based on four main categories, such as: total annual turnover, net profit, number of employees and investments.
Drilon Iseni, Executive Director of ECNWM presented the annual turnover of companies in the previous five years, emphasizing that there is an increase of 35.77%, while in terms of net profit, although there is an increase of 41.43% from 2012, as the most 2016 can be considered successful with a profit of about 43 million euros. With a total of 5,256 people employed in companies that make up the TOP 100 by the end of 2016, there was an increase of 31.73% compared to the last five years.
The President of ECNWM, Nebi Hoxha congratulated the companies for the successes achieved and stressed the need for support of companies. He said the country’s economy went through a difficult period due to the political crisis where companies were hardest hit, so he said it was time for the government to focus on turning the economy to its top agenda.
“We need a new approach to the needs and requirements of the business community in the interest of sustainable economic development to rebuild Macedonia’s infrastructure, protect intellectual property, revitalize capital markets and protect the law, the tax,” education and legal reform “- stated the President of ECNWM, Nebi Hoxha.
Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said that the Government is open to dialogue with businesses and that businessmen can consider it as a dignified and service partner which, as long as it exists, will serve them. As part of social responsibility, companies should consider in the legal work with different payment of all obligations to the state, while government policies should focus and emerge from the ongoing open dialogue with the business community to create conditions for further growth. and developing and coping as successfully as possible with the challenges it faces on the ground.
“Companies should commit to honest payments for all obligations to the state, while governance policies should focus and emerge from the open dialogue with the business community to create conditions for further growth and development,” said the Prime Minister. , Zoran Zaev.
The company that this year received the first prize for the successes achieved during the last year and was announced the most successful company for 2016 is the company KIPPER.
The second most successful company was announced DAUTI KOMERC and in third place was the company NEPTUN. The company BAS TUTI FRUTI this year was ranked as the fourth most successful company in Macedonia, while the fifth prize was awarded to the company ALMA M from Skopje.
This year, the Chamber of Commerce of North-West Macedonia during the event awarded prizes in three new categories: for the fastest growing company GEGA from Struga, the most liquid company SBV COMPANY from Skopje and the company with the largest investments ERJONI from Tetovo.
ECNWM aims to further promote these companies in the domestic and international market, as potential investment companies, new links in the field of domestic, regional and international trade, companies that have the opportunity to create new jobs, companies with corporate responsibility, companies that have an impact on the economic and social development of the country.
The President of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia, Talat Xhaferi, was also present at this event. Prime Minister Koço Angjushev, Minister of Economy Kreshnik Bekteshi, Minister of Environment and Spatial Planning Sadulla Duraki, political party leaders Ali Ahmeti and Bilall Kasami, representatives of state institutions and businesses, and others.
The general sponsor of the Chamber of Commerce of North-West Macedonia and the TOP event is UNIQA, QUANTUM Company, gold sponsor Makedonski Telekom AD, silver sponsor of the insurance company Eurosig, EVN and Kipper market, and bronze sponsor Halk Bank, Stopanska VIP Bank, operatori ONE and the company Likuki Home – Pellagonka.