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Turkey will complete its indigenous maritime traffic system project in 16 months and put it into service by April, 2019, Ahmet Arslan, Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications said on Dec. 15. Speaking at a signing ceremony, Arslan said the project is an important step to reduce dependency on foreign countries.
By BTT On Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

News Scan for Turkey – Jan 6th, 2016

CHP leader vows to strengthen parliamentary system Despite delivering a message of hope for the New Year, Turkey’s main opposition leader has argued that the country’s governance is “bankrupt” and called More...

By BTT On Thursday, November 26th, 2015

New Turkish government expected to attend to major issues on the agenda

Following the victory of AK Party headed by Davutoğlu in the most recent deputy elections the 64th government of the Republic of Turkey was formed a couple of days ago only. As expected President Erdoğan had much More...

By admin On Thursday, May 28th, 2015

Turkey holds its breath as deputy elections on June 7th approach

As Turkey is heading for the general deputy elections on June 7th, polls Show the almighty AK PARTY currently in power is not as comfortable with likely results, as it used to be in past. AKP (AK Party) led by Mr. More...

By admin On Saturday, September 20th, 2014

46 Turkish nationals seized by Islamic State militants return home safe

After 100 days of captivity by ISIL militants , forty-six Turkish nationals were freed  on Saturday thanks to a  a pre-planned covert operation by the Turkish National Intelligence Organization (MİT) – More...

By admin On Monday, September 8th, 2014

Turkey’s 62nd cabinet wins vote of confidence

Yesterday was the day of “vote of confidence” for Turkey’s 62nd Cabinet and the newly formed government headed by PM Davutoğlu received backing from 306 MPs with 133 voting against in the 550-seat More...

By admin On Saturday, June 14th, 2014

Turkey prefers to use diplomacy to secure release of hostages

It is a fact that the Turkish Government and PM Erdoğan have been in a very difficult situation especially after the abducted Turkish citizens by ISIL in Mosul. Commenting about the issue, Prime Minister Recep More...

By admin On Friday, March 28th, 2014

News Scan – March 28th: Turkey blocks YouTube after security meeting leaked

Ankara on alert after spying on security meeting leaked The Turkish government was seriously rocked after an illegal recording of a key high-level security meeting on Syria was leaked through YouTube on March 27, More...

By admin On Saturday, December 14th, 2013

Article Scan – Erdoğan’s rhetoric and reality

Erdoğan’s rhetoric and reality / by ABDULLAH BOZKURT (Todays Zaman) One of the main problems that Turkish and foreign interlocutors of Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan complain of is that he More...

By admin On Wednesday, November 27th, 2013

What happened to Turkey’s “Worthy Solitude”

Headed by the over-ambitious leader of AK PARTI as the Prime Minister of the country, Turkey made the fatal mistake of considering itself as undisputed “number one” regional power in the Middle east More...

By admin On Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Turkey-EU relations: New chapters to be opened in 2013

It is expressed by authorities that Turkey and EU have made a good start in 2013, regarding accession process of Turkey to the Union. In fact, it is also reported that new chapters are very likely to be opened in More...