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Ti·ra·në

also Ti·ra·na  (tə-rä′nə, tē-)
The capital and largest city of Albania, in the west-central part of the country. Founded in the early 1600s by the Turks, it became the capital of Albania in 1920.

Tirana

(tɪˈrɑːnə) or

Tiranë

n
(Placename) the capital of Albania, in the central part 32 km (20 miles) from the Adriatic: founded in the early 17th century by Turks; became capital in 1920; the country's largest city and industrial centre. Pop: 390 000 (2005 est)
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Noun1.Tirana - the capital and largest city of Albania in the center of the countryTirana - the capital and largest city of Albania in the center of the country
Albania, Republic of Albania - a republic in southeastern Europe on the Adriatic coast of the Balkan Peninsula
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Headed by HE Erion Veliaj, Mayor of Tirana, the delegation met with HE Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of ADFD, along with HE Ermal Dredha, Albanian Ambassador to the UAE, Khalifa Al Qubaisi, Deputy Director General of ADFD, and senior management representatives from the Fund.
Headed by His Excellency Erion Veliaj, Mayor of Tirana, the delegation met with His Excellency Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director General of ADFD and explored potential areas of cooperation.
Headed by Erion Veliaj, Mayor of Tirana, the delegation met with Al Suwaidi and explored potential areas of cooperation.
ADFD now shared a special relationship with the Albanian government, according to Mohammad Saif Al Suwaidi, Director-General of the fund, who welcomed a high-level delegation from Albania led by Erion Veliaj, Mayor of Tirana, to explore potential areas of cooperation.
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In a statement received by KUNA on Saturday, KFAED's Press Chief Ahmad Al-Sarraf said that the students visited Dajti Mountain, where people can admire the beauty of the capital Tirana from above.
Watching their prized players cross borders for free has become unbearable for Gor Mahia and hence the Kenya Premier Legaue champions have warned Albanian side FK Tirana of using unprofessional means to sign players from the club.
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A technical delegation from the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for development aid, visited Albania to review the status of three of its financed ventures the Tirana River Rehabilitation project, Tirana River Northern Boulevard project, as well as the Tirana-Elbasan Road project.
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