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COVID-19 Cases  Increase Significantly in Albania
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COVID-19 Cases Increase Significantly in Albania

TIRANA, October 15 On Thursday, Albanian Health Authorities reported 257 new cases of coronavirus and five deaths. According to the data provided by the Health Ministry, 1,398 tests were conducted during the last 24-hours confirmed positive cases in the following cities: Tirana – 83 Fier – 29 Durres – 27 Shkodra – 20 Korca –...

Albania Reports Record Number of Daily COVID-19 Cases
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Albania Reports Record Number of Daily COVID-19 Cases

TIRANA, October 14 Albanian authorities reported a new record for daily COVID-19 cases on Wednesday a day before the new measures on mandatory use of face mask outdoors will come into effect. Figures from the Public Health Authorities showed that 203 people had tested positive for COVID-19 over the last 24-hours, the highest daily increase...

Albania Makes Face Masks Mandatory Outdoors
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Albania Makes Face Masks Mandatory Outdoors

TIRANA, October 12 Albanian authorities introduced a new measure to make face masks compulsory when outdoors starting this Thursday. General Director of State Police Ardi Veliu said during a press statement on Monday that citizens are required to wear a face-covering at all the times while out of the home. Moreover, he added that police...

Albania Reports 127 New COVID-19 Cases, 6 Deaths
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Albania Reports 127 New COVID-19 Cases, 6 Deaths

TIRANA, August 6 Albanian Public Health authorities confirmed 127 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24-hours, Doctor Eugena Tomini said on Thursday during the daily update. In the meantime, she added that unfortunately, six people died. Meanwhile, 32 patients recovered bringing the total number to 3,155. Most new cases were reported in Tirana (36), Kruja...

Albania COVID-19 Update: 117 New Cases, 4 Death
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Albania COVID-19 Update: 117 New Cases, 4 Death

TIRANA, July 28 Albanian Public Health authorities reported on Tuesday that there are 117 new cases of COVID-19. This brings the total number of cases in Albania to 4,997, with 2060 of those active. Meanwhile, four patients died during the last 24-hours bringing the total number of death to 148. Based on the recent numbers,...

Albania Makes Masks Mandatory in Indoor Public Spaces
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Albania Makes Masks Mandatory in Indoor Public Spaces

TIRANA, July 15 Face masks will be compulsory in all indoor public spaces across Albania, Health Minister Ogerta Manastirliu announced on Wednesday. According to the newly adopted verdict, everyone must wear a face mask in enclosed areas, public administration facilities, public transportation, malls, shops, grocery stores, markets, offices, building stairs, elevators, etc. If citizens fail...

Albania Reports Record Number of New COVID-19 Cases
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Albania Reports Record Number of New COVID-19 Cases

TIRANA, July 13 Albania reported a record of 117 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Monday, bring the number of total cases to 3,571. At the daily briefing, Eugena Tomini from the Public Health Institute said that 585 new tests were conducted during the last 24-hours, compared to 420 on Saturday. On her part, Tomini...

Albania Reports 90 New COVID-19 Cases on Friday
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Albania Reports 90 New COVID-19 Cases on Friday

TIRANA, July 10 There were 90 new COVID-19 cases reported in Albania during the last 24-hours, one of the highest daily numbers since the first recorded cases back in March. The additional cases bring the total number of coronavirus infections to 3,278. Meanwhile, health authorities confirmed two new COVID-19- related fatalities during the last 24-hours....

Albania COVID-19 Update: Latest Number on New Cases and Deaths
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Albania COVID-19 Update: Latest Number on New Cases and Deaths

TIRANA, July 2 Public Health officials have reported 82 new cases of COVID-19 and three additional deaths in Albania during the last 24-hours. Capital city Tirana had the highest number of cases reported on Thursday with 30 cases. The total number of individuals tested on Wednesday was 368 and the percent positive was about 22...

Albania Reports Record Rise in New Cases of COVID-19
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Albania Reports Record Rise in New Cases of COVID-19

TIRANA, June 11 For a few consecutive days, Albania registered an increased number of new cases of the coronavirus disease. According to the public health authorities’ latest update on Thursday, the confirmed cases in the country reached 1,385 after registering the highest single-day spike of 44 new cases in the last 24-hours. In the meantime,...