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Qendro to ATA: Growing number of tourists coming on cruise ships to Saranda

TIRANA, April 14/ATA/ In April, there have been several cruise ships coming to Saranda resort with tourists from different countries of the world on board. Director of Saranda Port Alket Qendro told ATA that, “From April 1-11, 5 cruise ships…

Nikolla: The sooner regional countries are integrated, the better they can address threats from outside

TIRANA, April 13 /ATA/ “The Southeast Europe Inter-parliamentary Forum of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly” took place on Saturday in Tirana with the participation of parliamentary delegations from Southeast Europe. Parliament Speaker Lindita Nikolla, who took the opening floor of this…

International Tourism Fair in Prishtina, Kumbaro: Joint offers

TIRANA, April 12/ATA/ Albania takes part in the third edition of the International Tourism Fair that is opened in Prishtina today. Minister of Tourism and Environment Mirela Kumbaro stated that Albania is represented in the fair by the National Tourism…

Restoration works begin on transformation of former Film Studios into National Center of Cinematography

TIRANA, April 11/ATA/ The work has got underway for restoration of the building of the former Film Studios and where the Ministry of Culture used to be for several years. Minister of Economy, Culture and Innovation Blendi Gonxhja appreciated this…

Investment Conference, Kumbaro: Tourism has developed into a genuine industry, EUR 4.2 bn injected into economy in 2023 due to tourism

TIRANA April 9 /ATA/ The second day of the meeting of the World Tourism Organization Commission for Europe, the “Conference on Investments in Tourism and the Economic Development of Europe and Albania” with a focus on investment promotion and the…

Rama: Tourism is transforming economy and representation of Albania overseas

TIRANA, April 8 /ATA/ – By Maela Marini/ Prime Minister Edi Rama called on Monday the 70th meeting of the World Tourism Organization Commission for Europe in Tirana a landmark event. In the speech delivered at this meeting, the Prime…

“Felice Beato and Adolfo Farsari: Two Italians in Far East” exhibition opens at Marubi Museum in Shkodra

TIRANA, April 7 /ATA/ – The exhibition “Felice Beato and Adolfo Farsari. Two Italians in the Far East” was opened at the Marubi National Museum of Photography in the northwestern city of Shkodra. The exhibition is curated by Alinari Foundation,…

1.7 million foreign tourists visited Albania in first three months of current year

TIRANA, April 6 /ATA/ During the first three months of 2024, over 1.7 million foreign tourists visited Albania, or 59% more compared to the same period of 2023. There was a new record of tourist inflows in March of almost…

Photo exhibition from Far East at “Marubi” Museum

TIRANA, April 5/ATA/ The National Museum of Photography “MARUBI” in the Northern Albanian city of Shkodra has staged an exhibition with amazing views of temples, rituals, traditions and landscapes of Japan. And it extended an invitation to all art lovers,…

Balluku: Dedicated budgets for development of cyber defenses

TIRANA, April 4 /ATA/ Deputy Prime Minister, also Minister of Infrastructure and Energy, Belinda Balluku participated in the roundtable on the Simulation of the Management of a Cyber Crisis. In her remarks, she emphasized that “the Albanian government has made…

An exhibition in former notorious communist prison in Spaç with portraits of 49 survivors

TIRANA, April 3 /ATA/ “Past and Present” will be the title of the exhibition that is due to open and stay open permanently in Spaç of Mirdita. The 49 portraits of former political prisoners who are still alive, along with…

INSTAT: Economy grew by 3.44% during 2023

TIRANA April 2 /ATA/ The Albanian economy continued to pursue its upward trend in the fourth quarter of 2023. INSTAT published on Tuesday the report on Gross Domestic Product (GDP). “Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the fourth quarter of 2023…