Aziz Kocaoğlu announcing he will not run as candidate for mayor is set to open a new phase for İzmir, the country’s third largest province.
The ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) and the Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) have reached an agreement in principle and announced they have forged an alliance for the local elections.
Industry and Technology Minister Mustafa Varank made an announcement that is very important for İzmir.
The mayoral elections are approaching. I observe movement within the parties.
Large companies should support the arts. Turkey has a young population, and we indeed have global talents. We need to find these people and offer an environment in which they can perform their arts.
The developments that a European lives in a month we experience in a matter of days.
A lot of people do not consider visiting passengers on cruise ships as genuine tourists. After all, they only come in the morning and leave the city in the afternoon. They visit the city in big crowds, fill up some restaurants and go back to their cruise ships when their time is up.
Back in 1967, Turkey did not have many tourist destinations. When it opened, it was one of the best holiday facilities in the country.
The record for the highest number of flights between two destinations belongs to the route between İzmir and Istanbul.