Category: SEDAT ERGİN
While assessing the presidential elections that took place Aug. 10, the most surprising results came from the front of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) candidate Selahattin Demirtaş.
Category: MELİS ALPHAN
Istanbul, with its population reaching 14,160,467 at the end of 2013, making the city a “mega city,” being roughly three times larger than Ankara, 6.5 times more populated than Antalya and 187 times more populated than Bayburt.
Category: SERKAN DEMİRTAŞ
Right away after he was designated the next chairman of the ruling party and prime minister by President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Aug. 21, Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu rolled up his sleeves
Category: AHU ÖZYURT
It was my first time in the Çankaya Presidential Palace after 10 years. I have covered Süleyman Demirel’s presidency as a reporter, but it was a different place then.
Category: MURAT YETKİN
PM and President-elect Erdoğan announced FM Ahmet as his successor in the ruling AK Parti on Aug. 21, after a four-hour executive board meeting
Gül became the first of a series of officials to congratulate Davutoğlu after his nomination as new PM
Sare Davutoğlu, will take over from the very influential Emine Erdoğan
Yalçın Akdoğan, Erdoğan's chief adviser, signals that he is experienced enough to take responsibilities
Babacan has called on top members of the country’s economy management to meet on Sept 2 to discuss short- and medium-term policies amid lingering questions regarding the future of the Cabinet
The choice of Davutoğlu as new prime minister means that 'the era of a ‘puppet prime minister’ has begun,' CHP leader Kemal Kılıçdaroğlu has said
A comprehensive report prepared by the Presidency has urged the government to permit the Parliament to exert scrutiny over defense expenditures and exercise democratic control over defense policies
Category: ERSU ABLAK
One of the first rules of IT management is: do not start a project if you have no idea how to follow it thorough.
The future of economy ministers has been a key concern for investors since the presidential elections, but expectations for the team to retain their posts have strengthened in the past few days
Turkey has increased its social charity aid budget by more than 15 in the past 11 years, increasing the country’s total aid budget to over 20 billion Turkish Liras as of 2013.
“They think as if we do not read anything, do not hear anything, are not aware of anything. So far I have stayed silent, but that won’t last for too long.
Foreign Ministry has categorically denied a report that Ankara has agreed to hand over the tomb of Süleyman Shah to jihadists in return for the release of 49 Turkish nationals
The big announcement is scheduled for 6 p.m., AKP spokesman says
Category: DEFENSE UPDATE
Turkish defense procurement management has been reassessing Turkey’s local techical capabilities to decide on the future of an ambitious local fighter jet program, sources say
Category: MUSTAFA AKYOL
If you are an observer of Turkish foreign policy, do yourself a favor and read the long interview in yesterday’s Hürriyet Daily News with Ambassador Murat Özçelik.
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