Assistant Secretary Royce visits Albania and presents IVLP award

Assistant Secretary Royce visits Albania and presents IVLP award

Assistant Secretary of State for Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) Marie Royce is currently visiting Albania, and will be here in meetings and events until 17, according to the State department announced on its website. While in Albania, Assistant Secretary

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Ismail Kadare to be awarded Neustadt prize

Ismail Kadare to be awarded Neustadt prize

The Albanian distinguished writer, Ismail Kadare will be awarded the Neustadt International Prize for Literature this year, the US Embassy in Tirana announced over social media today. As one of the world’s premier literary events, the The Neustadt Prize and

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Chinese Embassy saves 44,000 film reels at Central State Film Archive

Chinese Embassy saves 44,000 film reels at Central State Film Archive

TIRANA, Sep. 21 – Humidity conditions in Albania's Central State Film Archive will now function according to European standards, thanks to the support of the Chinese Embassy in Albania. The Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Albania, Zhou

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Tirana, 100 years as Albania’s capital

Tirana, 100 years as Albania’s capital

By Vivian Hoxha TIRANA, Sep. 9 – The General Directorate of Archives is now showcasing photos of Tirana's 100-year old journey as the capital city of Albania outdoors, in order bring the audience closer to the exhibition despite the ongoing

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Visiting the Holta Canyon

Visiting the Holta Canyon

The Dutch Ambassador to Albania Guusje Korthals Altes visited the Canyon of Holta, located near Gramsh – just two hours away from Tirana. "Exploring beautiful Albania," she wrote in a Twitter post with photos of the canyon.

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The 'empty' beach of Livadh

The 'empty' beach of Livadh

Livadh, Saranda, one of Albania's most magical beaches is found empty (July 13, 2020) Read Full Article
German Embassy launches digital exhibition:

German Embassy launches digital exhibition: "Tirana, July 1990 – Escape to the German Embassy"

TIRANA, July 3 – The German Embassy has launched a digital photo exhibition titled 'Tirana, July 1990 – Escape to the German Embassy', to commemorate 30 years since thousands of Albanians entered the German Embassy to seek refuge from the

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'HETEROTOPIAS OF RESISTANCE' exhibition to open at ZETA gallery

'HETEROTOPIAS OF RESISTANCE' exhibition to open at ZETA gallery

TIRANA, June 25 – ZETA gallery will launch an art exhibition on Tuesday titled 'HETEROTOPIAS OF RESISTANCE', featuring works of seven artists from four different countries in the region. The exhibition, curated by Blerta Hoçia, is a result of artistic

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Ambassador of Japan donates books to Korҫa library

Ambassador of Japan donates books to Korҫa library

TIRANA, June 12 – On Friday, June 12, the Ambassador of Japan, donated in a small handover ceremony a collection of 74 books to the “Thimi Mitko” Library. The books were provided  by the Nippon Foundation in the framework of

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U.S. donates $800k for restoration of cultural monuments damaged by earthquake

U.S. donates $800k for restoration of cultural monuments damaged by earthquake

TIRANA, April 18 – The US Embassy has donated 800,000 dollars for the preservation and restoration of cultural sites damaged by the November 26 earthquake in Albania. As part of the International Day of Monuments and Archaeological Parks, the U.S.

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