Foreign Visitors Numbers Show Summer Increases

IIA 24 August 2016, 8:55 am

TIRANA, August 24 Over 1.6 million foreign visitors entered Albania from June 1 to August 15. The Ministry of Economic Development Tourism and Trade has been updating the data on the arrivals of Albanian and international visitors from abroad during the summer season. The same data confirm a significant increase in the number of visitors…


Touristic season: Increment of the number of visitors in Saranda

IIA 30 August 2016, 3:14 pm

Saranda city, in the south of the country , already considered and known as the pearl of tourism in Albania, this year has seen a high increase in the number of visitors. According to experts, the highlight of the season was a high flux of Italian tourists, in addition to traditional Eastern countries. Restored infrastructure,…


Albania and China to Boost Cooperation and Simplify Visa Procedures

IIA 26 August 2016, 4:00 pm

TIRANA, August 26 Albania and China concluded discussions on the construction of Arbri Road and they also signed an understanding memorandum on simplifying visa application procedures for citizens of both countries. As of now, five-year multiple entry visas will be issued to Albanian and Chinse citizens that are going to travel to each-other countries for…


Mesi Bridge in Shkodra in Need of Attention

IIA 26 August 2016, 10:11 am

TIRANA, August 26 The Mesi Bridge, which spans over Kir Bridge in Shkodra area, built in the 18th century in the Ottoman architectural style is an important monument of culture. Despite this fact, local media report that not enough attention is given to it. Conservation works that were undertaken a few years ago were considered…