The Turkish fashion label Dice Kayek on Dec. 10 won the Jameel prize at London’s Victoria and Albert Museum, which honors contemporary art inspired by Islamic tradition
We are in the tenth year of the grieving passing of former President of Azerbaijan, Haydar Aliyev.
The Borçka-Akhaltsikhe electricity transmission line will be able to transmit 700 megawatt (mW) power from Georgia to the European Union through Turkey
Foreign Minister Davutoğlu is paying a visit to Yerevan to attend the Organization of Black Sea Economic Cooperation meeting
Turkey is expected to increase its 20 percent stake in the multi-billion dollar Trans-Anatolian natural gas pipeline project
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu’s visit to Yerevan on Thursday for a meeting of the Organization for Black Sea Economic Cooperation
The number of foreign tourists visiting Istanbul increased by 11 percent this year
Turkey will propose to open its border gate with Armenia in return for Yerevan’s ceding from two occupied Nagorno-Karabakh regions
Turkey looks to step up its efforts to normalize ties with Armenia as Foreign Minister Davutoğlu plans to test the waters on the Armenian side in a planned visit to Yerevan
Category: CASPIAN FORUM
Leaders, ministers, businesspeople and academics from Europe, Turkey and the Caspian region get together
The investment portfolio of Socar, Azerbaijan’s state-oil company, for Turkey will reach around $20 billion with the Trans-Anatolian gas pipeline
Turkish President Abdullah Gül congratulated the participants of the Caspian Forum
In a message from Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev to participants in Caspian Forum read by Ali Hasanov, Aliyev said the forum would help build better ties in the region.
Azeri state-run energy company Socar plans to halt its oil exports through Russia
Natural gas transfer from Azerbaijan to Europe requires a three-part system that includes the South Caucus pipelines, TANAP and TAP, said Rövnag Abdullayev
Category: DEFENSE UPDATE
The ‘fifth force’ that comprises of cyber security has been tipped to emerge as part of several defense-related niche industries that national procurement officials anticipate the onset of a boom over the next few years
Some 30-35 working sites will be created to undertake preparation and construction for the Trans-Anatolian gas pipeline project, shown by the environmental impact analysis documents for the project.
Category: GWYNNE DYER
Ukraine’s President Viktor Yanukovych had much explaining to do at the summit meeting
Western diplomats urge Ukrainian government to heed the demands of thousands of pro-EU opposition demonstrators
Turkey and Azerbaijan will assume important roles regarding their location between energy supply and demand