Istanbul

What do People Expect From a Mayor
What do People Expect From a Mayor?

Nowadays, the questions of “what is the true character of a successful mayor” and “what do people expect from mayors” has...

Monday, September 24, 2018

Istanbul to host global Islamic finance forum in May
Istanbul to host global Islamic finance forum in May

Emerging trends, challenges and business opportunities in the Islamic finance industry will be discussed during the event,...

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

D-8 Summit in Istanbul
D-8 Summit in Istanbul

Senior political figures from across the developing world will meet in Istanbul on Friday for the 9th summit of the...

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Political spat converts to increase in German tourists
Political spat converts to increase in German tourists

Figures published by the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism show that 6.95 million tourists visited Istanbul in the...

Thursday, September 21, 2017

World s New Financial Hub Istanbul
World’s New Financial Hub: Istanbul

Turkey, which is at the forefront of countries in terms of international investment and capital movements, wants to...

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

A Futile Attempt to Force Turks Into Submission
A Futile Attempt to Force Turks Into Submission

By attacking a popular nightclub in Istanbul, the terrorists wanted Turkish people to accept defeat but the only way...

Thursday, January 5, 2017

Istanbul Attacks and Failure of the International Community
Istanbul Attacks and Failure of the International Community

The international community fails to understand the gravity of the terrorism threat around the world. Turkey was the...

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Yenikapı Spirit The New Political Trend
Yenikapı Spirit: The New Political Trend

The Democracy and Martyrs Rally held in Istanbul's Yenikapı district on Sunday is the best answer given to the West's...

Monday, August 8, 2016

The Jameel Prize in Istanbul
The Jameel Prize in Istanbul

The Jameel Prize is ‘an award for contemporary art and design inspired by Islamic tradition’ and is currently on view at...

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Turkey 2016 Black Dogs and a Vanquished Coup
Turkey 2016: Black Dogs and a Vanquished Coup

"Deccani Souls", "The Battle of Algiers" and "Staging a Revolution" remind us that contemporary Turkey also has a Muslim...

Thursday, July 28, 2016

What Make Smart Cities Really Smart
What Make Smart Cities Really Smart?

There are many other aspects of the smart city and it cannot be confined merely to the utilization of technological...

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Istanbul and Contemporary Islamic Art
Istanbul and Contemporary Islamic Art

The notion of Contemporary Islamic Art is challenging for many people. For some the very word ‘Contemporary’ has certain...

Monday, April 25, 2016

Istanbul’s Üsküdar to be ‘sister city’ of New York City’s Brooklyn

Istanbul's Asian-side Üsküdar district is enlarging its already wide global network by signing a bilateral protocol with...

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Istanbul's third bridge over Bosphorus nears completion

Europe and Asia are connected in yet another point as the catwalk is installed between two towering legs of the third...

Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Outlawed PKK supporters carry out attacks in Istanbul, hold demonstrations with assault rifles

Outawed PKK supporters staged demonstrations on Tuesday in the neighborhood of Gazi in Istanbul under the cloak of...

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Istanbul cafe employs workers with Down syndrome

Nearly 25 people with Down syndrome earn a living in Down Cafe. "Welcome sir! What would you like to order?" At first...

Monday, June 22, 2015

Istanbul's Eurasia Tunnel Project approaches last meters

A huge underground road tunnel being built underneath the sea in Istanbul is meters from being completed. Istanbulites...

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Erdogan marks 562nd anniversary of Istanbul's conquest

“Rise and revival” are the themes which will mark Istanbul’s upcoming celebration of the 562nd anniversary of its conquest...

Monday, June 1, 2015

Hundreds protest in Istanbul against Morsi death penalty

The demonstrators gathered at the courtyard of Fatih Mosque, some of whom carried placards that read: 'Pro-coup judges...

Monday, May 18, 2015

Istanbul commuters get three new metro lines

Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Mayor, Kadir Topbaş, has announced the construction of three new metro lines in...

Friday, May 15, 2015

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