The Rothschild family has purchased 95% Avia Invest shares through Investments Limited company. The press service of Chisinau International Airport confirmed this information but declined to declare further details on the transaction value.
Foreign investors announced, in a press release, that they will release data on Chisinau airport's development plans in September.
Ilan Şor has invested in the infrastructure of the airport over 88 million euros and has transferred in the state budget taxes of almost 600,000 since 2013.
Economists forecast the number of passengers going through this airport will exceed three million this year after it reached 2.8 million in 2018.