Latest Embassy News
03/06/2014 THE CHAPTER GENERAL OF THE SOVEREIGN ORDER OF MALTA IS HELD IN ROME
Rome, 31/05/2014 The Assembly has elected government members for the next five-year term Presided over by the Grand Master Fra’ Matthew Festing, the Chapter General of the Sovereign Order of Malta was held in Rome … Read more
23/05/2014 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade is by Serbia’s side for help.
May 2014 The devastating floods that hit Serbia – the worst in the last 120 years – resulted in a significant number of human victims and caused momentous damage to people, animals and facilities, estimated … Read more
08/04/2014 From IEO and Monzino of Milan, an important aid to the University Hospital Zvezdara.
Belgrade, April 8th, 2014 Our first Counsellor of the Embassy, Mr. Buora, is the President of IEO (European Institute of Oncology) and the Monzino Cardiology Center, the only exclusively cardiology hospital in Europe. Thanks to … Read more
13/03/2014 The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade has concluded at Sabac the cycle of the initiative "a hot meal in a cold winter".
Aleksinac and Sabac, from December to March At Sabac, a town near the borders with Bosnia and Croatia , where, in the 90s, more than 8,000 were the refugees , and where was then created … Read more
08/03/2014 MEANS OF TRANSPORTATION FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES DELIVERED TO THE SPECIALIZED HOSPITAL FOR REHABILITATION AND ORTHOPEDIC PROSTHETICS
Belgrade, March 7 Last December, thanks to the precious collaboration of the Delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta of Lombardy in Milan, was made possible the shipment and delivery of 29 pallets of food and … Read more
03/03/2014 Goran Petrovic , the Deputy Foreign Minister’s wish for the Grand Master’s and the Grand Chancellor’s visits to Serbia .
Belgrade, February 28th 2014 On February 28th, in a particularly friendly atmosphere, Ambassador Alberto di Luca met with the Deputy Director of the Directorate General for Bilateral Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of … Read more
07/02/2014 An aid to the Institute for children and youth “Sremcica”
Sremcica, February 7th, 2014 The Institute Sremcica, which is mainly for children under 18 years of age, was today visited by the Ambassador Alberto di Luca, to take note on the quality of care that … Read more
23/01/2014 PAM Parliamentary Assembly, a friendly sharing of views
Marseille, January 20th -22nd, 2013 On the occasion of the eighth plenary session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM), Ambassador Alberto di Luca – Special Envoy to Marseille on behalf of the Grand … Read more
13/01/2014 The Order's Embassy in Serbia distributes its "hot meal for a cold winter"
At Sabac from December 25th and at Aleksinac from January 11th until the end of February. The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade organized for the months of December, January and February, … Read more
30/12/2013 Project Nurdor: now the promised home is ready!
Christmas 2013 For many parents of children with cancer in Serbia, needing a place to stay while their children were cared for, Christmas brought them a home; the gift they’ve been long waiting for. This … Read more
12/12/2013 The Humanitarian Cooperation Agreement signed in Belgrade between the Sovereign Order of Malta and the Republic of Serbia
Belgrade, December 11th, 2013 In the historical Palace of Serbia, seat of the Presidency of the Republic and of the most important ministries, today was signed the Agreement on Cooperation in the Humanitarian Field between … Read more
09/12/2013 27 pallets of humanitarian aid arrived in Belgrade
Belgrade, December 2013 With the precious collaboration of the Delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta of Lombardy (Italy), and the determined personal and logistical support of the Counsellor of our Embassy, Valter Catoni, a … Read more
22/11/2013 Humanitarian aid ready to be sent to Serbia
Milan – Belgrade, November 20th, 2013 With the crucial support of the Lombardy Delegation of the Sovereign Order of Malta, a large quantity of humanitarian material was collected; now ready to be sent from Milan … Read more
22/10/2013 Convention of the Serbian Progressive Party
Belgrade, October 21th, 2013 With a meaningful and emotional speech, the President of the Republic of Serbia and founder of the Party, Mr. Tomislav Nikolic, inaugurated the Convention celebrating the first five years of the … Read more
22/10/2013 Twenty years of activities of the Relief Association of the Order of Malta in Serbia
Zrenjanin, October 20th 2013 The twentieth anniversary of the Relief Association of the Order of Malta in Serbia, was celebrated with a Holy Mass by the Bishop of Zrenjanin, His Eminence Bishop Ladislav Nemet. A … Read more
09/10/2013 In Nis and Podgorica, the celebrations of the Orthodox Church for the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan
In Belgrade, Nis and Podgorica, the celebrations of the Orthodox Church for the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan In the presence of the highest civil and religious representatives of Serbia and Montenegro, took … Read more
23/09/2013 Inauguration of the new premises of the Embassy
Belgrade, September 20 The new premises of the Embassy of the Order of Malta were inaugurated and blessed by Cardinal Angelo Scola, Archbishop of Milan, and special envoy of Pope Francis to celebrate the 1700th … Read more
22/09/2013 Celebrations in Serbia for the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan
September 2013 The Holy Mass was concelebrated by the Archbishop of Belgrade, H.E. Archbishop Stanislav Hocevar; was present the President of the Republic of Serbia, Tomislav Nikolic and numerous institutional and religious authorities of the … Read more
18/07/2013 Common visions for aid to those in need
Belgrade, July In an atmosphere of great cordiality, Ambassador Alberto di Luca has been received at Royal Palace by Princess Katarina Karadjordjevic. During the meeting, they shared common interests on project collaboration, in Serbia, to … Read more
16/07/2013 Most of the work is completed outside of the new Embassy
Belgrade, July 16 Most of the work is completed outside of the new Embassy
01/07/2013 The renovation of the new Embassy has started.
Belgrade, July 2013 The renovation of the building that will host the new Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade has started these days. The address will be the prestigious Krunska Street, situated in … Read more
03/06/2013 Our National Day in the National Assembly of Serbia
This year, the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, is organizing its National Day in the National Assembly of Serbia. This will be the occasion to inaugurate the photographic exhibition “Sovereign Order … Read more
29/05/2013 State Funeral at Royal Mausoleum in Oplenac
May 25th – 26th With a solemn religious ceremony at the Royal Mausoleum in Oplenac in Serbia, officiated by the Patriarch of the Serbian Orthodox Church, H.H. Irinej, and concelebrated by all Metropolitans and Religious … Read more
23/05/2013 News concerning the diplomatic structure of the Embassy in Belgrade
May 2013 As part of the usual alternations of functions in the diplomatic service, should be noted – as deliberated by the Sovereign Council of the Order of Malta on May 1st and 2nd, 2013 … Read more
06/05/2013 Meeting among the serbian "Malteška Dobrotvorna" and the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta
The Ambassador Alberto di Luca went to Zrenjanin to meet with the vertices of the The Relief Organisation of the Order of Malta that operates from Zrenjanin in northern Serbia, where he was warmly welcomed … Read more
26/04/2013 Meeting with the First Lady.
Belgrade, April 2013 The Ambassador Alberto di Luca has been received for a courtesy visit by the First Lady Dragica Nikolic. During the meeting they discussed about the humanitarian issue.
24/04/2013 A photographic exhibition of the Sovereign Order of Malta, in Parliament
Belgrade, April 23 The President of the Serbian Parliament, Hon. Nebojsa Stefanovic, received Amb. Alberto di Luca. With great attention the President Stefanović heard a summary of the history and initiatives of the Sovereign Order … Read more
12/04/2013 New Ambassador of Serbia to the Sovereign Order of Malta
Rome, 10 April The new Ambassador of Serbia to the Sovereign Order of Malta presented in the Magistral Palace on April 10, his credentials. The Ambassador Mirko V. Jelic was welcomed by HMEH the Prince … Read more
04/04/2013 The Embassy of SMOM invites "Clown Doctors" to Serbia
The Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Belgrade, in collaboration with the “Associazione Veronica Sacchi Onlus” (www.veronicasacchi.it) in Milan, has organized for end of April, series of visits to three hospitals in Belgrade, … Read more
27/03/2013 Meeting with the Head of the Department of “Neighboring Countries”
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Belgrade, March 25th At the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in an atmosphere of great cordiality, a meeting was held between the new appointed Head of the Department of … Read more
27/03/2013 Awards for young artists – Edict of Milan
Belgrade, March 26th H.E. Msgr. Archbishop Stanislav Hocevar, Archbishop of Belgrade, received directly from the Ambassador Alberto di Luca, the first of nine tablets that will be awarded at the end of May, to the … Read more
05/03/2013 Ambassador Alberto di Luca meets in Parliament with Hon. Vladimir Marinkovic.
Belgrade, March 4th, 2013 In the library of the Serbian Parliament, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca met with the new Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of Friendship Serbia – SMOM, Hon.Vladimir Marinkovic. Among the topics … Read more
14/02/2013 900 years since the official recognition by Pope Paschal II
February the 15 1113 – 2013 February the 15 2013 marks an important anniversary for the Sovereign Order of Malta. Exactly 900 years ago Pope Paschal II promulgated the Solemn Privilege that officially recognised the community of the Hospitallers … Read more
12/02/2013 POPE BENEDICT ADDRESSES THE MEMBERS OF THE ORDER: "YOUR VALUABLE WORK IS A LIVING TESTIMONY TO THE GOSPEL"
St. Peter’s Basilica, Saturday the 9 February The culminating moment at the end of the solemn Mass in St.Peter’s Basilica, celebrated by the Cardinal Secretary of State Tarcisio Bertone for the 900th anniversary since the … Read more
26/11/2012 The Order of Malta at the 2012 IWC Charity Bazaar
The Gold Pass for a complete check-up offered by Jedro of Belgrade. The Embassy of the Sovereign Military Order of Malta was invited to participate on December 2nd in Belgrade, at the annual IWC Charity … Read more
09/11/2012 Last details finalized for Humanitarian Agreement
Belgrade, November 9th 2012 The Ambassador Danilo Vucetic has received, at the Ministry of foreign affairs, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca to finalize the last details before signing the humanitarian aid agreement.
07/11/2012 Emanuela di Luca has donated a portrait from her painting to the Archbishop of Belgrade Mons. Stanislav Hocevar
Months ago, the Archbishop of Belgrade, H.E. Mons. Stanislav Hocevar, had learned that Ms. Emanuela di Luca, wife of the Ambassador of the Order of Malta at Serbia, Alberto di Luca – alongside her professional … Read more
26/10/2012 The visit to Milan of Grand Master Frà Matthew Festing
In the Duomo of Milan the Grand Master Frà Matthew Festing prays in front of the relic of San Carlo Borromeo. From 22 to 24 October, the Grand Master Frà Matthew Festing – accompanied by … Read more
26/10/2012 Given the Honor of the Order of Malta to Dr. Carlo Capitanucci
October 2012 Ambassador Alberto di Luca with neo Commendatore Dr. Carlo Capitanucci. The Ambassador of the Order of Malta to the Republic of Serbia, Alberto di Luca, handed over the title of Commendatore to Dr. … Read more
19/09/2012 Deals with the new government about the negotiations on the humanitarian and health agreement
Belgrade, September 18, 2012 The new Minister of Health, Professor Slavica Dukic Dejanovic, cordially greeted the Ambassador Alberto di Luca and thoroughly discussed with him all the details for a possible signing of an agreement … Read more
10/09/2012 Very good relations between the Presidency of Republic of Serbia and SMOM
September 2012 Continue their friendship and good relations between the new Presidency of the Republic of Serbia and the Sovereign Military Order of Malta. In September had a long and cordial meeting, the Advisor to … Read more
04/07/2012 Feast day of St. John Baptist, Patron Saint of the Order
june the 26 From left, from the Ortodox Church Dragan Tanasijevic. the Nuncio H.E. Mons. Orlando Antonini, H.E. the Ambassador of the Sovereign Order of Malta Amb. Alberto di Luca, Hon. Nenad Prokic and H.E. … Read more
02/07/2012 H.E. Mons. Hocevar host some friends of Order of Malta
Archbishopric of Belgrade June 2012 A special bless by H.E. Stanislav Hocevar to the Ambassador Alberto di Luca , here with his wife, and some friends of the Sovereign Order of Malta, coming to Belgrade … Read more
11/05/2012 Clinical Center of Serbia, May 2012
Belgrade, have been defined formalities of the transfer of the donation of the italian non-profit organization Help Them at the Clinical Center of Serbia. The funds raised at theauction organized by the il sole 24 ore, will help the realization of the Doctor’s Tower – Help Them Project to help children and their parents, during the treatment of oncological diseases. From left, the … Read more
05/04/2012 Order of Malta and Doctor's Tower on RTS and Pink TV
Belgrade, April 2012 Saturday, March 31st and Sunday April 1st the most important Serbian television have given wide coverage to support the initiative promoted by the Embassy of the Order in Belgrade, the Doctor’s Tower project. In Pink TV studios, form left anchors of the … Read more
04/04/2012 Studio B
Belgrade, march 3rd Ambassador Alberto di Luca, here with his attaché Sonja Spirito, before the interview with Tomislav Djorjecic (President of Savski Venac) about the Auction organized in Milan by Help Them ONG
03/04/2012 The Lombardy (Italy) delegation of SMOM, in aid to Serbia
Milan, July 2011 Ambassador Alberto di Luca met in Milan, Lombardy Officer of the Sovereign Order of Malta, Baron Guglielmo Cavalchini, to agree on sending food and clothing in Serbia.
03/04/2012 Mass in the occasion of the Feast of St. John Baptist
Belgrade, June 2011 H.E. Mons. Stanislav Hočevar, Archbishop of Belgrade, with Ambassador Alberto di Luca, family and friends of the Order of Malta in Serbia in the archbishopric before the Mass celebrated in the occasion … Read more
03/04/2012 Feast day of St. John Baptist, Patron Saint of the Order
Belgrade, June the 24th 2011 From right, H.E. the Ambassador of Austria Clemens Koja and his daughter, the Ambassador Alberto di Luca with his wife Emanueòa, and the First Secretary Fabio Fasolini. … Read more
03/04/2012 donation by the Embassy of the Order of Malta in Belgrade.
Inches Last month’s somewhat comical Senate hearing on the internet gambling did very little else but preach the requirement for safeguards to combat Al Qaeda’s poker-playing hordes, but if the large casino companies is ever … Read more
03/04/2012 Agreement for Cooperation for Humanitarian Aid
Belgrade, June the 3rd 2011 His official visit to present the draft Agreement for Cooperation for Humanitarian Aid between Serbia and the Order of Malta. The Minister of Health, Zoran Stanković with Ambassador Alberto di … Read more
03/04/2012 Postal Service agreement between Serbia and the Order of Malta
Belgrade, June the 2nd 2011 At a meeting during which talks have begun about the Postal Service agreement between Serbia and the Order of Malta. The Undersecretary for Telecommunications, Jasna Matić with Ambassador Alberto di … Read more
03/04/2012 on the occasion of the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan
Belgrade, May 2011 At a meeting during which has been reconfirmed the common desire to gather at Nis, on the occasion of the 1700th anniversary of the Edict of Milan, all the Heads of Christian … Read more
03/04/2012 Courtesy visit to H.H. Patriarch Irinej
Belgrade, 18th March 2011 from left the Ambassador of SMOM Alberto di Luca and H.H. the Patriarch Irinej.