Albania lifts visa regime for 8 countries during tourist seasonStaff Writer | March 6, 2019
Albania has decided to lift visa regime for citizens of eight countries, the Albanian foreign ministry said.
Europe Albania has decided to lift visa regime
The free-visa regime for these countries will only apply for the period of tourist season.
"The decision allowing citizens of Russia, Saudi Arabia, Belarus, Qatar, Oman, Thailand and Bahrain to enter Albania without needing a visa will be in force from April 1 to Oct. 31 in 2019, whereas for the citizens of the People's Republic of China is valid from March 1 to Oct. 31 of this year," said the statement.
On Feb. 27, Albania's Ministry of Tourism and the Environment launched a campaign Tourism 2019 "Be taken by Albania" in a bid to boost the country's tourism and economic development. ■