Articles

Albania elected non-permanent member of the Security Council

English

11 June 202, Albania has been elected for the first time a non-permanent member of the UN Security Council for the period 2022-2023.
The Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Olta Xhaçka was present during the voting process. According to her, the historic decision  of the UN Security Council  is an extraordinary opportunity for Albania.
It's official! Albania is in the United Nations Security Council for 2022-2023! An historical opportunity, an amazing achievement for Albanian diplomacy! Grateful for all support, said the chief diplomat on social networks.

Ambassador Shiba met with the Foreign Minister of Bahrain

English

May 24, 2021, the Ambassador of the Republic of Albania to the Kingdom of Bahrain, resident in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Sami Shiba, held a meeting (virtually), with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Bahrain, HE. Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani. The meeting was also attended by the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs for Political Affairs, Dr. Sheikh Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Khalifa and the Director of the Head of the European Affairs Section, Ahmed Ebrahim Al Qaraines.
 

Albania adapts visa-free travel for Summer Season, 2021

English

Albania adapts visa-free travel for Summer Season, so during the Summer Season, from April 01, 2021 to December 31, 2021, the citizens from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar, Egypt, India, Russia and Thailand, can travel & enter to Albania without having to obtain a visa at the Embassy of Albania. Travel can be done with a passport.

Signed the agreement with Oman

English

March 31, 2021, Ambassador of the Republic of Albania, Sami Shiba and Ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman, His Highness, Sayyid Faisal bin Turki Al Said, signed the agreement between the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania and the Government of the Sultanate of Oman on the mutual exemption of visas for holders of diplomatic, special and service passports, which will enter into force after the completion of the internal legal procedures.
 
The provisions of this Agreement apply to holders of any of the following passports:
 

Meeting with the Ambassador of Oman

English

March 31, 2021, Ambassador of the Republic of Albania, Sami Shiba, held a meeting with the Ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, His Highness, Sayyid Faisal bin Turki Al Said. Discussed on strengthening the cooperation between two countries, especially economic field, opportunities that Albania offers for foreign investors etc.

Announcement

English

Announcement:
We inform that it has entered into force: “Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), by and between the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania and the Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the Mutual Short Stay Visa Exemption for Diplomatic, Private, and Service Passport Holders for the Nationals of both Countries”
 

Meeting with the Chairman of SABCO Group in Oman

English

During the visit to Oman, on the occasion of presentation of the Letters of Credentials to His Majesty, Sultan Haitham Bin Tariq, Ambassador Sami Shiba had also a meeting with the Chairman of Sabco Group LLC, His Highness Khalid Bin Hamad Bin Hamoud Al Busaidi, a Oman holding company, with whom Discussed about the possibilities of investing in Albania. Sabco Group LLC is involved in private and public sector project development, as well as in representing some leading international companies.
 

Meeting with Chairman of Oman Chamber of Commerce

English

On February 16, 2021, Ambassador of the Republic of Albania to the Sultanate of Oman, resident in Riyadh, Sami Shiba, held a meeting with Eng. Redha Juma Al Saleh,  the Chairman of Oman Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Dr. Al Fadhal Abbas Al Hinai, Chief Executive Officer.
 
Discussed on strengthening of economic cooperation, the opportunities for foreign investors in Albania, the visits of business delegations etc.

Meeting with the Foreign Minister of Oman

English

On February 16, 2021, Ambassador of the Republic of Albania to the Sultanate of Oman, resident in Riyadh, Sami Shiba, held a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Sultanate of Oman, His Highness, Badr bin Hamad bin Hamoud Al Busaidi.
Discussed on strengthening the relations and cooperation between two countries, especially economic field, increasing the trade exchanges, opportunities for foreign investors, cooperation within international organizations; regional processes, as well as on signing the agreements in process.

Ambassador of Albania presented the Letters of Credentials to Sultan of Oman

English

On February 15, 2021, The Ambassador of the Republic of Albania to Sultanate of Oman, resident in Riyadh, Sami Shiba, presented the Letters of Credentials to His Majesty, Sultan Haitham Bin Tariq Al Said. At the meeting, after the presentation of the Letters, discussed on strengthening the relations between two countries,as well as various issues of common interest etc.

Pages

Postal Address

Embasy of Albania
Diplomatic Quarter, Al Fazari Plaza, Unit No. G16
P.O.Box 94 004, Riyadh 11693

Tel / Fax

Tel. +966 11 281 6535
Fax. +966 11 281 6536
Nr. i emergjences : +966501905586
966532405751

E-MAIL

embassy.riyadh@mfa.gov.al

OPENING TIMES

Monday to Friday
09:00 - 17:00