Albania

Memory of the day: Opening of the National Theater in Egypt after its renovation in 1986

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 10:53 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on January 2.

Egypt's Sisi, Albanian PM agree on regular political consultations during Security Council membership

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 04:25 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi received Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama on Saturday, where they both agreed on regular political consultations during Albania’s non-permanent membership at the Security Council.

Egypt, Albania sign 3 MoUs in cultural field, discuss operation of direct flights between Cairo, Tirana

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 02:43 GMT

Egyptian Prime Minister directed the government to study the Albanian side's proposal and to develop a clear vision for it in the near future.

Egyptian Premier receives Albanian counterpart at Cairo Airport

Sat, 23 Oct 2021 - 10:54 GMT

Both sides will sign a number of memoranda of understanding and cooperation protocols in cultural fields.

Egypt in talks with Albania over tourism traffic resumption

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 09:28 GMT

This came in a phone contact between the two ministers, the Tourism and Antiquities Ministry said in a statement on Sunday.

Albanian journo in WYF for 2nd time says Egypt is safe

Sat, 14 Dec 2019 - 10:03 GMT

“I was surprised by the beauty of Sharm el-Sheikh and all the outdoors activities that I made. For more I found Egyptians guys very friendly and ready to help.”

Albanian participant: WYF sends message of diversity, union

Fri, 13 Dec 2019 - 11:22 GMT

“I believe that through this event Egypt will break some prejudices among participants,” Zekaj from Albania comments on WYF.

Death toll of Albania quake reaches 49

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 12:40 GMT

About 2,000 people were injured in Tuesday’s 6.4-magnitude pre-dawn quake, said Health Minister Ogerta Manastirliu.

Albania quake death toll rises to 39, says PM

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 10:19 GMT

More than 650 people were injured in the 6.4 magnitude earthquake when it struck before dawn Tuesday.

Sisi receives his Albanian counterpart at Ittihadiya Palace

Wed, 27 Feb 2019 - 09:35 GMT

Sisi received his Albanian counterpart Ilir Meta on Wednesday at at Itihadiya Presidential Palace.

Kosovo president visits disputed area after similar visit by Serbian leader

Sun, 30 Sep 2018 - 12:00 GMT

Kosovo's president made a rare visit on Saturday to a disputed, mainly ethnic Serb area in the north of the country.

Swiss ministers support Xhaka, Shaqiri over goal celebrations

Mon, 25 Jun 2018 - 06:00 GMT

"I have no doubt that you can feel patriotic emotions for the land which has taken you in without forgetting your roots," Swiss Foreign minister Ignazio Cassis said.

Swiss applaud win over Serbia but criticise celebrations

Sat, 23 Jun 2018 - 11:40 GMT

Switzerland's 2-1 World Cup win over Serbia was given a mixed reaction by Swiss media

Albania seeks to promote economic, trade cooperation with Egypt: amb.

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Albanian Ambassador to Egypt Eduard Sulo stressed that his country seeks to promote economic and trade cooperation with Egypt.

Albanian interior minister rejects opposition calls to resign

Wed, 16 May 2018 - 10:30 GMT

Albania's interior minister on Wednesday rejected opposition calls for him to resign over his brother's drugs conviction in Italy.

Albanian ex-minister to face drug trafficking charges

Sun, 13 May 2018 - 02:30 GMT

An Albanian court has ruled that former interior minister should be kept under house arrest and face trial on charges of drug trafficking and corruption.

Youth Loves Egypt’ participates in COP 20 in Tirana

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 08:30 GMT

Youth Loves Egypt” foundation (YLE) participated on Tuesday in the 20th Ordinary Meeting of the Contracting Parties to the Barcelona Convention (COP 20).

'Pharma bro' stirs mixed feelings in his ancestral Albanian village

Tue, 25 Jul 2017 - 06:34 GMT

Pharmaceutical entrepreneur Martin Shkreli has brought both pride and shame to his home village in Albania from which he takes his name.

Dairy and Islamic architecture in Albania

Thu, 06 Jul 2017 - 03:45 GMT

Berat has been awarded by Unesco for its well preserved specimens of Ottoman architecture.

You’ve got mail, in Albania!

Wed, 05 Jul 2017 - 03:21 GMT

Having arrived in Albania, I wouldn’t miss for the world to visit these Greek speaking villages, like Kalivia. Many of the signs on the roads were in Greek!

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