With Turkey’s longest coastline, Muğla hosts millions of tourists every year, and changes to the area’s tourism outlook are heralded with Muğla recently gaining the status of a metropolitan city
The Central Bank’s gradual rate reduction has put the brakes on a decrease in Turkish residential sales in June, reviving people’s mortgage appetite.
Category: SEMİH İDİZ
The police officers who raided the houses of ranking military officers, journalists, academicians and activists five years ago as part of the so called “Ergenekon” and “Balyoz” investigations are now themselves on the receiving end.
Category: MUSTAFA AYDIN
Amid the burning problems of Iraq, Syria, Gaza, Ukraine, and others, surrounding Turkey, not many people noticed that this year marked the 40th anniversary of the Cyprus Peace Operation of July 20, 1974.
Category: DENİZ ZEYREK
Although Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan does not want it to be debated within the party until the end of the presidential elections
Category: BARÇIN YİNANÇ
“There’s never a dull moment in Turkey”: A cliché sentence I have heard so often from a newcomer to Turkey. Indeed, it’s a cliché, but it also reflects the truth.
Category: ÖZGÜR KORKMAZ
The judiciary should neither be a tool of pressure on society, nor of revenge; Turkey needs justice for all – immediately.
FM Davutoğlu has welcomed a UN Human Rights Council decision to investigate Israel’s war crimes in Gaza
Kılıçdaroğlu has warned both the prime minister and his gov't that justice should not be used as a tool to take revenge on certain groups.
Locals in Artvin province’s Arhavi are resorting to legal action to halt the first such plant planned in the center of a town
Turkey’s main opposition party has filed a criminal complaint against the country’s state broadcaster
US Secretary of State John Kerry spoke Thursday to his counterparts in Qatar and Turkey, which support the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, as he pressed for a Gaza ceasefire.
The governor, who was photographed posing with bottles of Fanta, still backed the boycott
Turkey is considering closing its embassy in Tripoli because of growing security concerns in the country
Washington has again called for 'fair, transparent and democratic' investigations into more than 100 police officers and chiefs who have been detained earlier this week
Turkey has given the green light to the Environmental Impact Assessment (ÇED) report for the section of the South Stream Offshore Pipeline that will cross the country.
Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu has parried speculation about his possible assumption of the prime minister’s post, saying he was focusing on his current job, particularly Palestine and Libya
British lender HSBC has begun to close the accounts of small local businesses in Turkey with the aim of focusing on customers with overseas interests.
Turkey’s Central Bank has signaled it will continue 'measured' reductions in interest rates, while preserving its year-end inflation forecast at 7.6 percent
Conductor and composer Selman Ada has been appointed as the State Opera and Ballet (DOB) director, after the previous director Rengim Gökmen was controversially removed
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