Tirana, European Youth Capital / Veliaj meeting with taxi drivers: An important link for the reception of foreigners who will visit the country
Following the meetings for Tirana, the European Youth Capital, the Mayor Erion Veliaj held a conversation with representatives of Taxi service companies, with whom he spoke about the importance of this title and at the same time to ask for their help and cooperation, as the first link. who have direct contact with foreign youth who will visit Tirana during this year.
"Today we have over 1000 taxi drivers in Tirana, who are the most powerful media because they bluntly tell the news of the day. The taxi driver has the first contact with foreign youth who will visit Tirana this year. In addition to training taxi drivers, each of them should have a list of activities of the month that will take place for the title "Tirana, the European Capital of Youth", just as on the plane we will put the monthly magazine with a calendar, where each while traveling to be informed about the opportunities that Tirana will offer ", stressed Veliaj.
The mayor said that about half of the taxi fleets in the country are already electric, but expressed confidence that the European Year of Youth will make this fleet grow even more.
"Half of the taxi fleet in Tirana is already electric and I am convinced that by the end of 2022, where we are the European Youth Capital, and given that young people are more ecological and more desirable after progress, more interested in moved with clean vehicles, I believe that we will pass over 50% of an electric fleet in the city of Tirana ", said Veliaj.