Mayor Topbaş has been announced for Istanbul mayoral post!

According to te Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality’s news; Turkish Prime Minister Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan renominated on Thursday current Istanbul mayor Mr. Kadir Topbaş for upcoming local elections in March 2014… Turkish Prime Minister Mr. Recep Tayyip Erdogan renominated on Thursday current Istanbul mayor Mr. Kadir Topbaş for upcoming local elections in March 2014. Announcing twenty-one […]

Hungarian Culture Center has been opened in Istanbul!

Turkey left behind a successful period of 10 years, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Tuesday speaking at the opening ceremony of the Balassi Institute Hungarian Culture Center held on December 17, 2013 in Istanbul. H.E. Mr. Kadir Topbaş, the mayor of Istanbul; H.E. Mr. Viktor Orban, the Prime Minister of Hungary; H.E. Mr. Ömer […]

Taner Yıldız calls Iraqis to use the existing pipeline fully!

Turkish Energy Minister reminds Kirkuk-Yumurtalik oil pipeline has a 1.5 million barrel daily capacity and only a slice of it is being used. He expects a deal between Baghdad and Iraq for a new line. Turkish Energy Minister reminds Kirkuk-Yumurtalik oil pipeline has a 1.5 million barrel daily capacity and only a slice of it […]

Turkey sees 4.4 percent growth in Q3!

The Turkish economy continues to see a sustained growth over the last four years (sixteen quarters) with a 4.4 percent growth in the third quarter of 2013 compared to the same period last year, Turkey’s statistical authority (TurkStat) said… The Turkish economy continues to see a sustained growth over the last four years (sixteen quarters) […]

Turkey aims to reach record high annual tourism revenue in 2013!

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that Turkey will break a new record if it reaches an annual tourism revenue figure of $30 billion in 2013, as the number of tourists climbed from 13 million to 36 million in 11 years. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Sunday that Turkey […]

Scheduled flights between Turkey, Mexico to begin!

Turkey and Mexico will start first scheduled flights between Istanbul and Mexico City in the near future, according to an agreement signed during the first official visit of Mexican president to Turkey. Turkey and Mexico will start first scheduled flights between Istanbul and Mexico City in the near future, according to an agreement signed during […]

A top level meeting to be held in Azerbaijan for TAP!

Baku is to host a sign-off ceremony on Tuesday for the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) project which is to carry natural gas in the Shah Sea 2 field in Azerbaijani through Turkey to Europe… The approximately 870 km long pipeline will connect with the Trans Anatolian Pipeline (TANAP) near the Turkish-Greek border at Kipoi, cross […]

Istanbul streets to be decorated with new cab stands!

The Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality started the project with the cooperation of Istanbul Chamber of Taxi Drivers after Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan had wanted taxi stops to be modernised during a visit to taxi drivers… Istanbul streets will be decorated with new taxi stands, which have a different look like a classical car, pavilion and ferry […]

Binali Yıldırım: Turkey to manufacture its own high-speed train!

Turkish manufactured high-speed trains will be on the rails by 2018, says Turkish transport minister., said Transport Minister Binali Yildirim on Tuesday while promoting the “National Train Project” in the Turkish capital, Ankara… Turkey will manufacture its own high-speed train which will be on the railways by 2018, said Transport Minister Binali Yildirim on Tuesday […]

Egypt likely to freeze talks on partnership with Borsa Istanbul!

According to the AA’s news; Egypt may freeze talks on a proposed joint index covering the Egypt and Istanbul stock markets due to launch in September.. CAIRO Egypt is likely to freeze talks on a proposed joint index covering the Egypt and Istanbul stock markets that had been due to launch in September, an Egyptian […]