The European Union has provided aid of 50 million euros to Albania for the coronavirus emergency situation and to support the economy, following the negative impact created with the Covid-19 emergency.
The news comes from the EU ambassador to Albania, Luigi Soreca, who wanted to emphasize that the EU is always close to Albania.
The European Union has allocated € 50 million to Albania in the fight against coronavirus. Of these, 4 million will go to medical equipment and health support, 11 million to social protection and 35 million euros to support the economy following the negative impact of the Covid-19s.
“Happy to announce that the European Union is today providing concrete assistance to Albania to combat Covid-19
- € 4 million for medical equipment and healthcare support
- € 11 million for social protection
- € 35 million for the economic recovery.
The EU is always available in times of need! We are always with Albania " Soreca wrote on Twitter.
The news was also commented by the Albanian prime minister, Edi Rama, on his Facebook page
The European Union has granted Albania 50 million euros for the war against Covid-19
the God of Albanians is great!
The opening of the negotiations
Also today, the member states of the European Union have unanimously decided to start accession negotiations with Albania. For the occasion, Soreca had said:
The EU will continue to stand by you, as always, with political, financial and technical support to help the Albanian people fulfill their dream of becoming EU citizens. Today we have made a huge step towards this common goal.