Gradual restart of passenger maritime transport and exclusive measures for the tourist season June 24th. 2020

A coordinative meeting between representatives of law enforcement agencies and private maritime transport operators was held in Durres Port Authority premises.

The meeting was attended by representatives of the Customs Directorate, Durres Port Authority, Border Police, as well as representatives of private maritime operators.

The importance of health protocols’ strict implementation regarding Durres Port entry/exit regimen was in focus of the meeting. The Durres Port Authority CEO Mr. Pirro Vengu emphasized the imperative for intensification of health monitoring procedures for all passengers who will enter/exit through the Port of Durres in coordination with the DPA Health Protection Department.

Health and safety of crews and personnel as well as personal protective equipment (PPE) provision in order to promote personal hygiene in the work settings remained a leading priority of discussions.

Attendees also discussed on the implementation and entry into effect of the new detailed plan during the tourist season, revised with a new entry/exit regimen and increased vigilance in prevention of the #Covid-19 outspread , in line with the Ministry of Health and Social Protection guidelines and recommendations.