Tag archive for ‘Minister’
MINISTER_SAHIN
By admin On Sunday, August 19th, 2012
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Group of people attack minister with stones in SE Turkey

Turkish minister attacked with stones in Turkey’s southeast Interior Minister İdris Naim Şahin was attacked by a group of people who threw stones at him during his visit to the eastern province of Hakkari More...

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By admin On Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
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Turkey to announce tender for construction of 3rd Istanbul Airport

Turkey aims to announce a tender competition for the construction of a third airport in Istanbul this month with a view to completing the bidding by the end of 2012 after spending 18 months choosing the site. Transport More...

IRISH_CREIGHTON
By admin On Wednesday, July 11th, 2012
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Irish minister says her country to support Turkey’s EU bid

Ireland’s minister for European affairs has said her country would support Turkey reach its membership goal during its term presidency of the European Union (EU). Irish Minister of State for European Affairs, More...

KEFALOGIANNI
By admin On Monday, July 2nd, 2012
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Greek Tourism Minister: Cooperation with Turkey first priority

Giving her first interview after being sworn in, the Greece’s tourism minister says increasing cooperation with Turkey in tourism will be a priority, adding that Greece sees Turkey not as a competitor, but as More...

EGEMEN_BAGIS
By admin On Saturday, June 23rd, 2012
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EU to grant Turks visa exemption in 3-4 yrs

Visa exemption for Turkish citizens traveling to the European Union will take effect in about 3 to 4 years, EU Minister Egemen Bağış said in Brussels a day after the bloc authorized the EU Commission to launch More...

CAGLAYAN_MINISTER
By admin On Thursday, June 21st, 2012
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New incentive package introduced by Turkey takes effect

A recently introduced government investment incentive program was published in the Official Gazette following the approval of the Cabinet on Wednesday. The program divides provinces into six categories based on More...

SMOKING_BAN_TURKEY
By admin On Friday, June 1st, 2012
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Minister says number of smokers in Turkey on decline

Ministry of Health announces that the number of smokers are in decline and Turkey is among the top four countries in the world in the fight against smoking. The number of cigarettes consumed in Turkey was 107 billion More...

FORESTRY_MINISTER_EROGLU
By admin On Thursday, May 24th, 2012
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Forestry Minister Eroğlu says Animal killers to serve time in prison

Those who kill stray animals will no longer escape lightly with a fine, they will also have to serve time in prison, due to an amendment to the Animal Protection Law. “The amendment [to the present Animal More...

IDRIS_NAIM_SAHIN
By admin On Thursday, May 24th, 2012
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Interior Minister refuses to apologize for Uludere raid

Minister points at Air Force for Uludere raid ANKARA – Hürriyet Daily NewsTurkey’s interior minister weighs into the row over Uludere, labeling the dead villagers ‘extras’ for the outlawed PKK and refusing More...

TOURISM GUNAY
By admin On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012
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Minister says Turkey earns over USD 25 billion in tourism

Turkish Culture & Tourism Minister Ertugrul Gunay said that Turkey earned more than 25 billion USD from 30 million tourists it hosted in 2011. We hope to earn 50 billion USD by hosting 50 million tourists within More...

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