News

26/06/2022

Investiture as Conventual Chaplain Ad Honorem of the Order of Malta of His Excellency Monsignor Arjan Dodaj

On the occasion of the Solemnity of St. John the Baptist, patron saint of the Sovereign Order of Malta, a Pontifical Mass was celebrated in Tirana Cathedral on Sunday, 26 June, during which His Most Reverend Excellency, Msgr. Arjan Dodaj, Archbishop of Tirana-Durres, received the investiture of Conventual Chaplain ad honorem of the Sovereign Order of Malta.

13/06/2022

FRA’ JOHN T. DUNLAP IS THE NEW LIEUTENANT OF THE GRAND MASTER

Fra' John T. Dunlap, member of the Sovereign Council, was appointed this morning by Pope Francis Lieutenant of the Grand Master of the Sovereign Order of Malta.

07/06/2022

Grand Magistry announces death of H.E. the Lieutenant of the Grand Master Fra’ Marco Luzzago

The Grand Magistry announces, with deep sorrow, the return to the Father’s house of His Excellency the Lieutenant of the Grand Master, Fra’ Marco Luzzago.

11/02/2020

Ambassador Palumbo meets Bektashi World Leader

On 11 February, Ambassador Palumbo was received in an official meeting by the Bektashi World Leader His Grace Haxhi Dede Edmond Brahimaj.

13/10/2019

Supporting artisan women in Burrel

The Embassy of the Order of Malta together with the "Queen Geraldine Foundation" has been supporting artisan women in Burrel to revive Albanian traditional techniques and ensure the protection of regional patterns and designs whilst training and supporting women.

28/06/2019

AMBASSADOR STEFANO PALUMBO HOSTS RECEPTION ON THE OCCASION OF THE SOLEMNITY OF ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST

Diplomatic corps, local authorities, religious communities and academics join the reception on the occasion of the Solemnity of St. John the Baptist, Patron Saint of the Sovereign Order of Malta hosted by Ambassador Palumbo.

23/06/2018

Blessing of the Embassy’s Chancery

On June 23, the Apostolic Nuncio, Archbishop Charles John Brown, blessed the premises of the Embassy's Chancery in the presence of all the Embassy's diplomatic staff and their families, staying for a dinner at Villa Libohova offered by the Ambassador.

20/06/2018

Ambassador Palumbo meets Mayor of Tirana

Ambassador Stefano Palumbo met the Mayor of Tirana, Erion Veliaj, upon his invitation to the Town Hall for a meeting aimed at getting to know in more detail the activities of the Order in Albania and in the world, and to explore together possible convergences of activities.

09/02/2018

DIPLOMATS VISIT THE ST. JOHN BAPTIST HOSPITAL IN ROME

Monday morning, the Sovereign Order of Malta’s Ambassador to the Holy See, Antonio Zanardi Landi, led a delegation of ambassadors to the St. John Baptist Hospital in Rome to illustrate the health and welfare activities in the Order of Malta’s facility.