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New Traffic Campaign in Turkey - Yaya Öncelikli Trafik Yılı

12th February 2019

  "Yaya Öncelikli Trafik Yılı" which translate to 'Pedestrian priority traffic year'.   2019 Turkey is pushing a new road safety campaign and it’s all about stopping for...

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Turkish chemist invents break through compound for de-icing roads

15th January 2019

Turkish chemist invents break through compound for de-icing roads A Turkish chemist has invented a break through new compound for de-icing roads.  The special chemical is 10 times more...

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Turkish Airlines continue to grow

14th January 2019

Turkish Airlines continue to grow Turkish Airlines saw a 10% increase in the total number of passangers carried last year. Approxmiately 75.2 million passengers were carried in 2018 Turkish...

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Turkey set to be 5th largest economy worldwide

11th January 2019

Turkey set to be 5th largest economy worldwide Turkey is predicted to be the world’s 5th largest economy in the world by 2030.  These huge changes come due to a young, educated and...

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No Recession in Turkey – World Bank reports

10th January 2019

No Recession in Turkey – World Bank reports Turkey is not expected to have any recession according to a top economist from the World Bank. "We have looked at what happened when there is a...

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Luxury Duty Free in Istanbul’s New Airport

10th January 2019

Luxury Duty Free in Istanbul’s New Airport The extensive new Istanbul airport is set to host some of the biggest brand names worldwide.  Its vast duty free areas will open with a ceremony...

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Turkey Improves Border Security

7th January 2019

Turkey has improved its border security with an additional application on some 40-kilometer (24-mile) part of "Turkish Wall" along its border with Syria. Kemal Ak, an information technologies...

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Extension on Habitation Certificate Amnesty

7th January 2019

NEWS UPDATE! EXTENSION ON PROPERTY HABITATION CERTIFICATE AMNESTY! There has been an extension on the property habitation certificate amnesty – you can now apply up until the 15th June...

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Inflation and tax reductions hit Turkey

4th January 2019

Inflation and tax reductions hit Turkey   Tax reductions and private sector campaigns have allowed a reduction in consumer prices.  With a 0.4% decrease over 2 months, this trend looks...

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Ban the Bag! Turkey stops using plastic bags

3rd January 2019

Ban the Bag! End of plastic bag use in Turkey… The recent charges applied to plastic bags in Turkey appears to have had a sudden and quite dramatic effect.  Plastic bag usage has now...

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Rise in application for Turkish citizenship through investment

3rd January 2019

Rise in applications for Turkish Citizenship through investment Turkey has already received over 250 applications for citizenship through investment since the incentive was launched.  This is...

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Minimum Wage Increased in Turkey

28th December 2018

Monthly Minimum Wage Increased in Turkey It has been announced that the Turkish monthly minimum wage has now been raised to 2,020 Tl ($381) in a bid to level out the losses caused by the increased...

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