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Trump’s travel ban applied in Istanbul airport

30th January 2017 US. President Donald Trump's travel ban has been applied Sunday in Istanbul's Atatürk Airport, with airport staff preventing passengers who did not meet required conditions from boarding U.S.-bound flights.
Last week, President Trump ratified an executive action which brought into force a...
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Traveling to Turkey is best response to terror

29th January 2017 Traveling to Turkey is the best way to respond to terror threats, United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary-General Taleb Rifai said in the opening ceremony of the 21st East Mediterranean International Tourism and Travel exhibition on Jan. 26.“There are many reasons to...
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Russian tourists to flock back to Turkey, early bookings show

24th January 2017 Half of Russia’s holidaymakers have chosen Turkey as their top travel destination in 2017, a report released by the Association of Tour Operators in Russia (ATOR) stated, citing estimates from the country’s tour operators and agencies, as reported by state-run Anadolu Agency on Jan....
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2016 Wasn’t All Bad for Turkey, was it?

22nd January 2017 2016 isn’t going to go down in history as one of the best years in Turkish history but that doesn’t mean it was all bad. While many countries all around the world suffered a lot of misfortune in 2016 plenty of good things did happen as well. So let’s take a look back and remember...
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Turkish Private Health Insurance Reduced Again

17th January 2017 The cost of FIT private health insurance, created for the Turkish residence permit has been reduced for the fourth time.These premiums are applicable from 16 January 2017.Prices have been reduced by a whopping 10 percent on Groupama Foreigners insurance, this includes ALL AGES UP TO 65 YEARS...
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Don’t be stopped from enjoying a Turkish Holiday Says UK news show and senior BBC journalist!

16th January 2017 Yeah you read that right some positive news about Turkey! It’s fair to say 2016 wasn’t the best year for Turkey or many other places after all there’s many reasons why people celebrated this long and difficult year finally coming to an end. But 2017 could be the start of better...
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Turkey to offer citizenship to foreigners who buy $1 mln in property, invest $2 mln

13th January 2017 Turkey will grant citizenship to foreigners who buy properties worth at least $1 million and invest a minimum of $2 million or deposit at least $3 million in a bank account for more than three years, according to a revised decree that was published in the Official Gazette on Jan. 12, Doğan News...
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Snowstorm and icy weather cripple Turkey

9th January 2017 Heavy snow and icy weather has gripped Turkey, paralyzing roads, ferries and airports.Heavy snowfall and below-freezing temperatures since Friday have enveloped Turkey, causing havoc on Turkey's roads, ferries and airports.Heavy snow and high winds have brought most transportation to a standstill,...
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Turkey’s inflation rate rises more than expected after hikes in tobacco, alcohol prices

8th January 2017 Turkey’s inflation rate rose more than expected in December mainly due to hikes in prices of tobacco products and alcoholic beverages, a data from the Turkish Statistics Institute (TÜİK) showed on Jan. 3. The annual inflation rate rose to 8.53 percent in December from 7 percent in...
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Groupama Introduces Dedicated Whatsapp Number for Clients

2nd January 2017 Groupama Sigorta have launched a new Whatsapp number on which it's customers can connect directly to an English speaking representive.YellAli/Groupama customers can ask questions in English directly to a dedicated call center personnel. (Please provide your full name and policy number when making...
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