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VPN Usage in Turkey

27th April 2017 The CensorshipIn the year 2007, Turkey passed an Internet Censorship law that signified a major shift in internet usage in the country. The restriction was meant to ‘regulate’ and ‘clean’ the internet from undesirable content, with the declared objective of protecting...
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Consumer Protection Law in Turkey - know your rights

12th April 2017 The Consumer Protection Law (the “CPL”) applies not only to the sale of products, but also to services rendered for customers, excluding commercial or professional activities.  For example, If  a customer hires an electrician to render services at his/her house, the CPL will...
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Dealing with dishonest tradesmen in Turkey - 10 signs they’re bad news

12th April 2017 How can you tell if the guy you’ve hired to repair your home is a legitimate registered trader?  Watch out for the warning signs and look out for tradesmen’s who…   1. Offer very cheap quotes or estimates, as this could be an indication that they are a ‘rogue...
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Overview : Hiring Workers in Turkey

10th April 2017 If you own a company in Turkey or will establish a company in Turkey, you may be considering employing local staff.Please see our guide below:- SalaryThe national minimum wage which is 1777,50 TL gross for locals (companies can not pay below this figure) If foreigners are employed the salary...
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21st March 2017 BUYING/SELLING PROPERTY IN TURKEY: GUIDE FOR FOREIGNERS   1. Legal Basis:   In accordance with the Article 35 of the Land Registry Law No. 2644, amended by Law No. 6302, which came into force on 18 May 2012, the condition of reciprocity for foreigners who wish to buy...
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Everything you need to know about SGK - Turkey

14th March 2017 What is SGK?SGK (Sosyal Güvenlik Kurumu) is the name of the Turkish state’s social security system. One division of SGK is GSS (Genel Sağlık Sigortası) or Universal Health Insurance. In 2012, a new law came into force providing that every resident of Turkey must be covered by GSS, unless...
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Everything you need to know about the Long Term Turkish Residence Permit

13th March 2017 The so-called Long Term Residence Permit LTRP (Uzun dönem ikamet izni) is actually a permanent residence permit. It is for life and will not be cancelled unless you leave the country for more than a year for reasons other than health treatment, education or compulsory public service in the...
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Adapt to your new life in Turkey like a pro!

2nd March 2017 Living in Turkey, a new country can be challenging at first and adapting to your new home can be easier for some. But even the most adaptable person in the world will probably still face a few problems now and again. But don’t worry your friends at YellAli are on hand to help you with our...
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Can’t Stop Eating Turkish Food - Why Expats Get Fat!

1st March 2017 When you first arrive to Turkey you will probably have some experience with Turkish food but a little experience doesn’t mean that you’ll be prepared for the huge variety on offer and many of us will find ourselves over-indulgingAnd really there’s nothing wrong with that,...
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Compare Internet Deals in Turkey - 2017

20th February 2017 For most expats living in Turkey the internet connection is definitely an important decision. Your choice of Internet Service Provider (ISP) can make an enormous difference in your happiness (or frustrations) as an internet user. Depending on where you live, you might have a great choice of ISPs or...
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