President Meta presented to Lord George Robertson of Port Ellen the medal "Gjergj Kastrioti Skanderbeg"



On March 6, 2019, at the premises of the Albanian Embassy in London, the President of the Republic, HE Mr. Ilir Meta presented to Lord George Robertson of Port Ellen the medal "Gjergj Kastrioti Skënderbeu" , with the motivation: "With deep gratitude for the precious engagement in strengthening the relations between the Republic of Albania and the United Kingdom, as well as the prominent contribution to Albania's integration into the Transatlantic Alliance. "


Innovation NEST Festival


The Innovation NEST Festival (IN Fest) will be organized on October 24th & 25th, 2019 at ARTurbina, in Tirana.
More than 1000 participant, more than 30 booths expose, more than 30 best business ideas, more than 25 potential investors are kindly invited form the Balkan region to be part of this important event in our country.

AgroTech Expo & Forum 2019


The 2nd Edition, International Agribusiness and Agro-Technology Expo 2019, organized by Expocity Albania, will take place on March 15-16, 2019.
The exhibition offers a business communication platform for the most important local, regional and international actors in the sectors of agriculture, agro-processing and agro-technologies.

Scanderbeg's celebrations at British Academy


On 16 November there was a full day event of Scanderbeg's celebrations at the prestigious British Academy in London. The event was a fruitful cooperation of Anglo-Albanian Association (AAA) with the Embassies of Albania and Kosovo in London.

Establishment of diplomatic relations with St. Kitts and Nevis


On October 31, 2018, at the premises of the High Commission of Saint Kitts and Nevis in London, the respective ambassadors signed the Joint Communiqué on the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Albania and the Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis.



London Western Balkans Summit


On 9th of July 2018, the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Ditmir Bushati attended the meeting of Foreign Ministers of the countries participating in the Berlin Process, in the context of the London Summit devoted to the Western Balkans.

Minister of Interior pays a working visit to London


On February 20-21, 2018, Minister of Interior Fatmir Xhafaj paid a working visit to London by the invitation of the British authorities. During this visit Minister Xhafaj was accompanied by a delegation composed of senior officials of the Ministry of Interior and the State Police.


Ambassador Qirko presents Letters of Credence to the President of Ireland


On February 8, 2018 Ambassador Qirjako Qirko presented Letters of Credence to the President of Ireland, Michael Higgins. At the meeting with President Higgins, Ambassador Qirko briefed on the constitutional and legal developments in the country, the justice reform, the constructive role that Albania is playing in terms of peace and stability in the Western Balkans (WB), and the contribution of our country on issues of regional and global security.


Skanderbeg's Nationwide Year is launched


On January 17, 2018, on the occasion of the 550th anniversary of the death of our National Hero, Scanderbeg, the Albanian Embassy in London, in close cooperation with the Kosovo Embassy and prominent Albanian community activists in London held a memorial ceremony near the bust of Scanderbeg located in a square in London.

How the Albanian Government has created the optimum conditions for business investment in the country


Modernising the Business Environment in Albania
Albania’s foreign trade regime has been liberalized since 1990 by its Government and is now in compliance with guidelines set by the European Union (EU) and World Trade Organisation (member since 2000) (1). To this end, the Albania Government has signed several Free Trade Agreements (FTAs) with key markets - EU, Turkey, Central European Free Trade Association (CEFTA) and European Free Trade Association countries (EFTA); these offer customs free access to a huge number of consumers.


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