New airline Tirana-Crete, Veliaj: We increase flights with Thessaloniki and Mykonos
On the eve of the tourist season, a new direct line Tirana-Crete has been added to the "Mother Teresa" airport, which also comes to the aid of our compatriots who live there. In addition to direct lines with Athens and Crete, flights from Tirana to Thessaloniki and Mykonos will soon increase.
At the landing ceremony of the first plane of the line, the mayor of Tirana, Erion Veliaj said that this new line is extraordinary news for the Albanian community in Greece, but also for tourism in our country.
"It is definitely good news for the tourist season, for tourists going to and fro across the border, whether in Crete or Tirana, but also for European and American tourists, who visit the entire Balkan area and have the opportunity to see them. both places. But, it is fantastic news for the extraordinary community of Albanians living in Crete, the villas are a bridge between Albania and Greece ", said Veliaj.
While praising the liberalization of the market and the reduction of barriers, Veliaj said that these flights also contribute to building bridges of friendship.
"Today we have the reality of this second flight that connects us with our neighbors, with Greece, and of course the other two trips to Mykonos and Thessaloniki will bring us even closer. Today I am proud of the work done by the Prime Minister for the liberalization of airport policies, just as proud of the work done by Minister Balluku. It means that we, the people, have it in our own hands; "If we want to liberalize the market, if we want to reduce barriers, if we want to promote these bridges through the air between peoples," he said.
Veliaj nënvizoi se Tirana është kryeqyteti ballkanik më i lidhur me Europën. “Nuk besoj se mund të kishte një vit më të duhur se ky, kur Tirana është Kryeqyteti Evropian i Rinisë, për të pasur të gjitha këto lajme të mira. Sot jemi me krenari qyteti më i lidhur në Ballkan, patjetër me Italinë dhe me fqinjët”, deklaroi ai.
Kreu i Bashkisë komentoi edhe çështjen e çmimeve të shërbimit hotelier në vendin tonë dhe të hapjes së aeroportit të Kukësit.
“Ftesa për të gjithë, sidomos për ata që, sportin e cinizmit dhe të skepticizmit e kanë kthyer si një sport kombëtar, mos shani njerëzit që punojnë, as ata që merren me industrinë e turizmit, as ata që merren me linjat ajrore, as ata që merren me hotelet”, nënvizoi Veliaj.
Sarantis Moschovis, representative of the Greek Embassy in Albania praised the contribution of Albanians in Greek society and the level of economic cooperation between the two countries.
"We must not forget the contribution of Albanians living in Greece and bringing remittances to Albania. The prospects for further development of the tourism flow and the relations between Greece and Albania are very promising. "I would like to congratulate the mayor for these inspiring efforts and tireless work to achieve this day," said Sarantis Moschovis.