Major sponsors Visa and Coca-Cola May 20 pressed FIFA to help improve labour conditions in Qatar as Amnesty International accused the 2022 World Cup host of failing to deliver on promised reforms for migrant workers.
Everybody in Turkey is focus on the upcoming general election. What about after the election?
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi got down to business on the final day of his trip to China on May 16, saying his country was open for investment as firms signed deals worth more than $22 billion
The level of global debate about sustainable development is reaching new heights as the United Nations gears up for member states to negotiate the post-2015 development agenda at a landmark summit to be convened by the General Assembly in September
Hundreds of Nepali troops were searching for a missing U.S. Marines helicopter with eight people on board on May 13, a day after the second powerful earthquake in less than three weeks killed scores and sent panicked residents into the street
Bosch announced an investment plan of 200 million euros ($223.6 million) for Turkey this year on May 12
Robust U.S. growth and stabilizing financing conditions will help the global economy to grow more strongly next year after muted growth in 2015, but some countries are vulnerable to negative shocks due to the strong U.S. dollar, said Moody’s Investors Service in its quarterly Global Macro Outlook report
Indian private banker K.V Kamath was named May 11 as the first head of a new development bank being set up by the so-called emerging BRICS nations, officials said
The Turkish Health Ministry will organize a health tourism summit in London between June 25 and 27, a ministry official said May 11
Thousands of Russian troops march across Red Square in a huge military parade marking the 70th anniversary of victory over Nazi Germany
Norway ranks as the world's best place to be a mother, well ahead of the United States which dropped to the 33rd spot in the annual scorecard released by Save the Children on May 4
Turkish President Erdoğan has declined an invitation from Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin to attend the ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of Moscow’s victory in World War II.
Turkey cannot become an energy hub if it continues to pursue contentious relations with its neighbors, according to an energy expert. Turkey needs to have energy-focused policies so that it does not miss opportunities provided by the big changes that are taking place in global energy trends, says Professor Volkan Ediger of Kadir Has University
President Francois Hollande and Qatari Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani signed on May 4 a 6.3 billion euro ($7.02 billion) agreement for the sale of 24 Dassault Aviation-built Rafale fighter jets
The U.N. will start on May 5 hosting separate talks with rival sides and “as many stakeholders as possible” in war-torn Syria in a bid to kickstart stalled negotiations to end the four-year conflict, AFP reported
The Turkish economy has recently slowed down and many businesspeople have experienced problems in cash proceedings and check clearing, Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB) head Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu has said
The death toll in Nepal from last weekend's devastating earthquake has risen to 7,040, an official from the National Emergency Operations Centre said on May 3
Russian President Vladimir Putin ratified an accord May 2 to set up a $100-billion reserve fund for the so-called BRICS -- the five leading emerging economies that include Russia, China, Brazil, India and South Africa
The death toll from Nepal’s devastating earthquake rose steadily past 6,200 on May 1 as fresh aftershocks and the stench of rotting bodies made it hard for nervous survivors to return to their homes
International women’s films will be on screen in Ankara during the 18th Flying Broom festival to be held between May 8 and 18. This year’s theme is ‘The States of 18’
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