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Living in Turkey? Always Make The Most Of Help On Offer

29th June 2017 Every week sends out our prominent ‘newsletter’.  Have you joined up? Our enthusiastic team, work hard to provide you with weekly updates on important matters in Turkey, such as; regulation changes, new laws, updates, advice, articles, services and more.If you are a...
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Hotel occupancy rates in Istanbul soar but city’s hotels remain Europe’s cheapest

27th June 2017 Hotel occupancy rates in Istanbul soared in May, but the city’s hotels remained to be the cheapest across Europe, according to a leading tourism association. The Hotels Association of Turkey (TÜROB) also noted that hotel occupancy rates in the Mediterranean resort of Antalya...
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26th June 2017 Online reservation portal is expected to resume its operations in Turkey, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism's Assistant General Manager of Promotions Ahmet Temurci confirmed yesterday.
Speaking to Anadolu Agency (AA), Ahmet Temurci said the judiciary requires some obligations from...
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Turkey wants a fresh start with EU, says PM Yıldırım

20th June 2017 Turkey wants to make a “fresh start” with the European Union under a new vision, in the wake of soured relations over recent months, Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım stated on June 19.“Unfortunately, the EU adopted a negative attitude in the aftermath of the [July 15, 2016] coup...
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Tax penalty risk for daily rentals in Turkey

15th June 2017 Online banking users always click on this option.This option appears on the screen in every money transfer-EFT transaction... Payment type is selected as "rental fee" and then the transaction continues. (Or the transaction is carried out by selecting "other" option.) Ones who visit the bank...
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Turkey’s economy grows 5 percent in first quarter of 2017, exceeds forecasts

13th June 2017 Turkey’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate increased by five percent in the first quarter of 2017 compared to figures in the same period last year, data from the Turkish Statistical Institute (TÜİK) showed on June 12. The growth forecast for the country was four percent. A...
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Short-Term Rentals - Don't Be Confused by the New Regulations in Turkey

11th June 2017 Are you confused by the new regulation for short-term rentals? Please see our common questions below:-1. If I invite my family or friends over to stay with me in Turkey, do I need to register them? (short-term)According to the authorities, No, because you are the owner of the property and your...
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Turkey among least polluting countries

9th June 2017  
Environment and Urbanization Minister Mehmet Özhaseki has said that Turkey is one of the countries that pollutes the planet the least: "We are nearly at the bottom of the list of countries that pollute the world."
For World Environment Day on June 5, Özhaseki visited the Bottom...
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Why you should get your Turkish Insurance Online

8th June 2017 Buying products online is a way of life for most of us, and in Turkey it is no exception. The government departments, banks and other retail sectors have all switched to and Groupama have teamed up to offer insurance premiums at just the click of a mouse.Buying online is...
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Cruise tourism in Turkey expected to attract more Americans

6th June 2017 Since Culture and Tourism Minister Nabi Avcı announced that the ministry was working to support cruise tourism, tourism experts have begun eyeing U.S. tourists.
To encourage cruise ships to come to Turkey, the government will provide financial support of $30 per passenger to travel agencies to...
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