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Republic of Malta

Consulate to the Republic of Armenia

Diplomatic Mission

H.E. Dr. George A. Said Zammit
Ambassador of Malta to the Republic of Armenia

The presentation of credentials to the President took place on the 20 of October 2021 in Yerevan, the capital city of Armenia. The ceremony took place at the official residence of the President

Dr. George A. Said Zammit residence is located in Malta, Direct link

Ministry for Foreign and European Affairs
Palazzo Parisio, Merchants Street, Valletta, VLT 1171, Malta
Phone: +35621242191
E-mail: [email protected]

Mr Artur Aleksanyan

Honorary consul of Malta to the Republic of Armenia

Consular Diploma granted to Mr Artur Aleksanyan by the President of the Republic of Malta on 20, October, 2008. The Consulate of the Republic of Malta in the Republic of Armenia was established on 18 December 2008.

Consulate located in the centre of Yerevan, in five minutes walk from main Government buildings.

33 Pushkin St
0002, Yerevan, Armenia
Phone/Fax: +374 10 518171
E-mail: Official, Press

Republic of Malta
Repubblika ta' Malta

Republic of Malta (Maltese: Repubblika ta' Malta), is a Southern European country consisting of an archipelago situated in the centre of the Mediterranean, 80 km (50 mi) south of Sicily, 284 km (176 mi) east of Tunisia and 333 km (207 mi) north of Libya, with Gibraltar 1,755 km (1,091 mi) to the west and Alexandria 1,508 km (937 mi) to the east.

Malta covers just over 316 km2 (122 sq mi) in land area, making it one of the world's smallest states. It is also one of the most densely populated countries worldwide. The de facto capital city of Malta is Valletta; the largest town, Birkirkara. The main island comprises many towns, which together form one Larger Urban Zone (LUZ) with a population of 368,250 according to Eurostat. Population above 440,000 with highest density about 1,562 /km2. The country has two official languages, Maltese (constitutionally the national language) and English.

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Throughout history, Malta's location has given it great strategic importance, and a succession of powers including the Phoenicians, Greeks, Romans, Arabs, Normans, Aragonese, Habsburg Spain, Knights of St John, French and the British ruled the islands.

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Malta gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1964, September 21 and became a republic in 1974, whilst retaining membership in the Commonwealth of Nations. Malta was admitted to the United Nations in 1964 and to the European Union in 2004. Malta is also party to the Schengen Agreement and in 2008 it became part of the eurozone.

On June 27, Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan. had a meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Carmelo Abela who came to Armenia on a working visit.

Visas for Armenian citizens
Visiting Malta

Citizens of Armenia should apply for Malta visas to the Embassy of Italy in Yerevan. Please, be kindly informed that we can give you necessary information but generally you are responsible for application process and results. Contact information are below.

Embassy of Italia in Armenia

Address Italia St 5, Yerevan, 0010 Location

Phone info desk +374 10 542 335 | +374 10 542 336

Fax Consular Section +374 10 542 301

Fax +374 10 542 341

Email[email protected]

Website Embassy of Italy

Visas for Maltese citizens
Visiting Armenia

Citizense of Republic of Malta with all types of passports are EXEMPT from the requirement to obtain a visa to enter the Republic of Armenia. They can stay in Armenia up to 180 days per year. Official

What you should know

By plane you will arrive in airpot Zvartnots which is located in 12 km (about 7 miles) from Centre of Yerevan. The currency is Armenian Dram (ISO sign AMD). There are well known financial brands represented in Armenian banking sector like HSBC and Credit Agricole . Visa™, MasterCard™ and AmEx™ with local ArCa™ systems are widely used in Yerevan and other cities, but it is good to have some cash for small spendings. More than 1000 ATM’s is well and securely located in main places and aditionally there are 24/7 currency exchange offices in supermarkets.

The main and official religion Christianity. Armenian Apostolic Church is founded in 1st century by Saint Jude Thaddaeus and Saint Bartholomew. Christianity adopted by State religion in 301 A.D. More

Valetta European Capital of Culture

Valletta was declared European Capital of Culture (ECoC) on the 12th October 2012. Valletta will be hosting the title of European Capital of Culture in 2018 with a partner Dutch city, Leeuwarden. The ECoC includes all the Maltese Islands, with an aim to spread its impact throughout the whole Maltese territory.

Malta Gozo and Comino

Blessed with a mild climate and set in crystal waters, Malta and its sister islands of Gozo and Comino offer you a memorable experience, where moments of complete relaxation can be combined with the exploration of the islands’ many cultural, artistic and natural treasures.

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Contacts and Useful Links

For contact please visit or call from 10:00 to 18:00 Mon - Sat

33 Pushkin St
0002, Yerevan, Armenia
Phone/Fax: +374 10 518171
Official and visa information [email protected]
Press and info [email protected]

Public Holidays 2015

​ 1st January New Year's Day​
​ 10th February ​Feast of St. Paul's Shipwreck
​ 19th March ​Feast of St. Joseph
​31st March * Freedom Day
​ 3rd April ​Good Friday
​ 1st May ​Worker's Day
7th June * ​Sette Giugno
​ 29th June ​Feast of St. Peter and St. Paul
​ 15th August ​Feast of the Assumption
8th September * ​Feast of Our Lady of Victories
21st September * ​Independence Day
​ 8th Decemeber ​Feast of the Immaculate Conception
13th December * ​Republic Day
​ 25th December ​Christmas Day
​* National Holidays

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