Gulf Times - Albania
Qatar funds reconstruction of educational facilities in Albania

Qatar funds reconstruction of educational facilities in Albania

Qatar, represented by Qatar Fund For Development (QFFD), signed a $5mn grant agreement with the government of Albania to finance the reconstruction of two secondary schools ...

Embassy of Qatar provides medical aid to Albania

Embassy of Qatar provides medical aid to Albania

The embassy of Qatar in Albania has provided new medical aid through Qatar Charity to Albania in support of its efforts to confront the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Qatar medical aid arrives in Albania

Qatar medical aid arrives in Albania

Albanian Minister of Health and Social Care Ogerta Manastirliu, Deputy Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Etjen Xhafaj, and Qatar’s ambassador to Albania Ali bin Hamad al-Marri welcome a Qatar Airways flight ...

QRCS deploys relief team to quake hit Albania

QRCS deploys relief team to quake hit Albania

Qatar Red Crescent Society (QRCS) has deployed a relief delegation to Albania, in response to the recent earthquake there.

Victims buried as search for Albania quake survivors ends

Victims buried as search for Albania quake survivors ends

The search for survivors of a deadly Albanian earthquake was called off on Saturday as eight family members, including four children, killed in the port of Durres were laid to rest.

Four dead, buildings down as strongest tremor in decades rocks Albania

Four dead, buildings down as strongest tremor in decades rocks Albania

At least four people died after the most powerful earthquake to hit Albania in decades rocked the capital of Tirana and surrounding region early on Tuesday, causing several buildings to collapse and burying residents in the rubble.

Strong earthquake hits Albania, damage reported

Strong earthquake hits Albania, damage reported

A strong earthquake hit Albania Saturday afternoon, forcing residents into the street in several cities, triggering power cuts in the capital and the collapse of some buildings in a nearby village.

President Macron apologised for 'scandalous anthem gaffe': Albanian PM

President Macron apologised for 'scandalous anthem gaffe': Albanian PM

Albania Prime Minister Edi Rama said on Sunday that France President Emmanuel Macron has apologised for the wrong national anthem being played

Albanian capital celebrates arrival of Qatari dhow

Albanian capital celebrates arrival of Qatari dhow

The Albanian capital, Tirana, has witnessed a big reception for the crew of the famous Qatari dhow 'Fath Al Khair 4' touring the coasts of Europe and North Africa

Fath Al Khair 4 resumes voyage to Albania

Fath Al Khair 4 resumes voyage to Albania

After completing its tour to Greece, Qatari dhow Fath Al Khair 4 resumed its voyage on Tuesday, leaving for Saranda in Albania.

Four arrested for dramatic heist at Tirana airport

Four arrested for dramatic heist at Tirana airport

Four people have been arrested over the Hollywood-style theft of several million euros of cash on the tarmac of Tirana's airport, police said.

Albania open to investments in tourism, energy, infra development

Albania open to investments in tourism, energy, infra development

Albania is offering Qatar a wide range of investment opportunities in tourism, energy, and infrastructure development, as well as public private partnership (PPP) schemes, Prime Minister Edi Rama said on Tuesday.