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COVID-19 Update on Albania Cross Border Movements
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COVID-19 Update on Albania Cross Border Movements

TIRANA, June 1 Starting Monday Albanians can travel freely to Kosovo and Montenegro, the Department of Border and Migration at the State Police confirmed. Based on the announcement, there is no change to the border regime with Italy, Greece, and North Macedonia. Citizens from these countries are allowed to enter Albania. Yet Albanians cannot enter...

Albania Reports 26 New COVID-19 Cases
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Albania Reports 26 New COVID-19 Cases

TIRANA, May 28 Albanian public health authorities reported on Thursday 26 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total to 1,076. Of the 225 new tests conducted during the last 24-hours, 26 tested positive. All the new cases were reported in Tirana. Moreover, 20 of the new cases were among patients and health-care staff at Mother...

COVID-19 Cases Reach 1,050 in Albania
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COVID-19 Cases Reach 1,050 in Albania

TIRANA, May 27 As of Wednesday, 21 additional cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Albania. Based on the data shared from Public Health authorities on the daily updates, all the new cases were reported in the capital city Tirana. Further on, 13 out of the 21 new cases were confirmed among patients and health-care staff...

25 New COVID-19 Cases, 1 Additional Death in Albania
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25 New COVID-19 Cases, 1 Additional Death in Albania

TIRANA, May 26 As of Tuesday, the Public Health authorities announced 25 new cases of the novel coronavirus and one additional death. 24 cases were reported in Tirana and one in Durres. This brings the total number of COVID-19 cases in Albania to 1,029 and those who have died to 33. The recent death was...

April Travelers to Albania Dropped 97.1%
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April Travelers to Albania Dropped 97.1%

TIRANA, May 21 The coronavirus has disrupted travel plans locally and globally as never before in history has travel been restricted in such an extreme manner the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) pointed out in a publication. The report has found that 83percent of destinations in Europe have introduced complete closure of borders for...

COVID-19 Update: 15 New Cases on Wednesday
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COVID-19 Update: 15 New Cases on Wednesday

TIRANA, May 20 Data released by health authorities during the daily update on COVID-19 confirmed 15 new cases of coronavirus in Albania. Thirteen out of the 15 additional cases were reported in Durres, one in Tirana, and one in Shkodra. The new numbers bring the total number of COVID-19 cases in Albania to 964. Over...

COVID-19 Update: 18 New Cases on Friday
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COVID-19 Update: 18 New Cases on Friday

TIRANA, May 15 Eighteen new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Albania for the second day in a row, public health authorities’ confirmed on Friday. Seven out of the 18 news cases were confirmed in a textile and footwear manufacturing unit in Durres. The other cases were reported in Berat (5) Tirana (4), and Kruja...

COVID-19 Cases Jump to 898 in Albania
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COVID-19 Cases Jump to 898 in Albania

TIRANA, May 14 Eighteen new cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Albania during the last 24-hours, Eugena Tomini from the Public Health Institute said during the daily update. According to Tomini, the new patients, who bring the total number of COVID-19 cases to 898, were reported in Tirana (11), Kruja (4), Berat (2), and Durres...

Tourists to Get Free Entry to Museums in Gjirokastra
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Tourists to Get Free Entry to Museums in Gjirokastra

TIRANA, May 14 As Albania lifts restrictions museums, art galleries, and archeological parks are set to reopen for the public on May 18, International Museum Day. So far in 2020 tourism is one of the worst-hit sectors in Albania. According to the data provided by the Institute of Statistics (INSTAT), the number of visitors to...

COVID-19 Albania Update: 78% of Patients have Recovered
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COVID-19 Albania Update: 78% of Patients have Recovered

TIRANA, May 13 Public Health authorities confirmed on Wednesday four new cases of coronavirus out of 246 new tests conducted during the last 24-hours. The new cases were reported in Tirana and Berat. Moreover, six patients recovered during the last day, bringing the total number of recoveries to 688. The figure accounts for 78 percent...