Tirana


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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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Project Measures: The Tirana City Council plans to develop a public transport system in the urban area of Tirana along 3 corridors: East-West Corridor (Kinostudio-Kombinat), Unaza (Circular Line; City Center and 3rd Ring), Tirana e Re (Circular Line; central/western part of the City).
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) participated in the inauguration of the final phase of its funded projects in the Albanian capital Tirana, valued at Dh240 million ($65 million) -- the Tirana Northern Boulevard and Tirana River Rehabilitation projects.
ROME, Jan 11 (KUNA) -- Italian Foreign Ministry announced on Friday the opening of houses to shelter the displaced in the Albanian capital of Tirana with Italian funding through the allocation of the debts of Rome owed by Albania.
The 151-room Hyatt Regency Tirana is expected to open in late 2019 and will mark a milestone in Albania's hospitality sector.
Speakers from Canada, Netherlands, Serbia, Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania will present various examples and initiatives to raise awareness, build dialogue, and encourage more community participation through arts in public spaces of Tirana. Artists presenting their works are Dritan Mardodaj presenting photographs and video, Oda Haliti, and Ledia Kostandini with ZING CITY bringing together adults and kids for coloring activities.
QNA Tirana Qatar Fund For Development (QFFD) and the government of Albania have signed a grant agreement worth $1.350 million to finance the reconstruction project of the 'Jeronim De Rada' school in Tirana.
Qatar's ambassador to Albania Ali bin Hamad al-Marri, on behalf of QFFD, and Mayor of Tirana Erion Veliaj, on behalf of the Albanian government signs the agreement.
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Both Musa and Ouma returned a week ago from Albania.While Musa terminated his stay with Albanian giants KF Tirana, the 21-year-old Ouma has since been recalled from his unsuccessful loan spell with second tier side KS Kastrioti Kruje to rejoin former coach Jose Marcelo Ferreira at Tirana.
The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the national entity for development aid, has completed two of its funded projects in the Albanian capital Tirana, worth $65.3m (AED240m) .
A delegation from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has participated in the official inauguration of two of its funded projects in the Albanian capital Tirana, worth Dh240 million.
A delegation from Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for development aid, participated in the official inauguration of two of its funded projects in the Albanian capital Tirana, worth AED240 million.