Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Based on the poverty lines defined as dollar-a-day according to current purchasing power parity
NICOSIA - Agence France Presse
Tourism spending in Cyprus in the first 10 months of 2013 hit 1.95 billion euros
Turkey’s low-cost carrier Pegasus Airlines has been named the cheapest carrier in Europe, in a comparison of 20 low-cost airlines by flight comparison website WhichAirline.
ISTANBUL – Hürriyet Daily News
Turkey and Greece have been building closer relations with each other and Greece will attend a large regional tourism fair in Istanbul in 2014
ANTALYA - Anadolu Agency
Some 70 percent of tourist facilities will be closed in the Mediterranean province of Antalya as the hot tourism season ends
ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency
The Aegean İzmir will reach over 500,000 cruise passengers by the end of the year
Turkey’s tourism income increased to $11.5 billion in the third quarter of this year, a rise of 4.7 percent from the same period of the previous year
NEW YORK - France-Presse
Hotel chain Hilton Worldwide Holdings announced late Monday that it plans to raise up to $2.4 billion in its upcoming initial public offering, nearly doubling the amount previously mentioned.
Hotels in Istanbul expected some 20 percent increase in their vacancy rates from the previous year
Tourism is one of the sectors that recovered more easily from the latest global economic crisis
The Turkish authorities are working on adopting an easy-visa procedure with their Greek counterparts
ISTANBUL – Anadolu Agency
Turkey’s real-estate sector has the risk of “ballooning” if it keeps up with same growth rate
İZMİR – Anadolu Agency
The Aegean province of Çeşme has reached 35,000 cruise passengers by way of 53 cruise tours in 2013 from only 211 at the beginning of 2011, sector representatives said.