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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,...

COVID-19 Update: 108 Cases, 3 Deaths Recorded in Albania
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COVID-19 Update: 108 Cases, 3 Deaths Recorded in Albania

TIRANA, July 23 The Albanian health authorities reported 108 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday while bringing to people’s attention that’s mandatory to wear face masks in indoor areas and stick with precautions to prevent the spread of the virus. Doctor Genta Qirjako form the Public Health Institute said it’s crucial to be cautious and to...

June Exports Start Recovering from Downward Trend
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June Exports Start Recovering from Downward Trend

TIRANA, July 17 Albania exports showed signs of recovery in June after falling only 9.7 percent compared to June 2019, while increasing by 7.3 percent compared to May 2020, the Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) confirmed on Friday. Albania exports were on an upward trajectory by the end of February, before the pandemic outbreak. Meanwhile, June...

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 Confirms 68 New COVID-19 Cases
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Albania Confirms 68 New COVID-19 Cases

TIRANA, July 8 COVID-19 cases and fatalities continue to rise in Albania, while health care authorities describe the situation at the Infectious Diseases Hospital as serious. The conditions of patients at the Intensive Care Unit deteriorated while the number of intubated patients increased, Genta Qirjako from the Public Health Institute said during the daily update....

Albania Reports 90 New Cases of COVID-19
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Albania Reports 90 New Cases of COVID-19

TIRANA, July 3 Albanian Health authorities reported 90 new coronavirus cases on Friday, the highest daily number in the country since the beginning of the pandemic. Doctor Eugena Tomini from the Public Health Institute also reported three new deaths. Friday’s update brings the total number of COVID-19 cases in Albania to 2,752 and 72 deaths....

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...

COVID-19 Costs Nearly 17,000 Jobs in Albania in Q1
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COVID-19 Costs Nearly 17,000 Jobs in Albania in Q1

TIRANA, July 1 Nearly 17,000 people lost their jobs in Albania during January – March (Q1) with the disruption in economic activity caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Governor of the Bank of Albania Gent Sejko said on Wednesday. Based on the fact, that safety measures and lockdowns came into place by mid-March, the majority of...