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18h ago ( March 29, 2017 at 1:40 PM )Turkey State-Run Bank Sinks After U.S. Sanctions Case Arrest - Bloomberg:"The biggest state-owned bank on Turkey’s stock market plunged the most on record on Wednesday after its deputy chief executive was arrested in the U.S., accused of using his position at the bank to help facilitate evasion of U.S. sanctions on Iran. The shares of Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS, as the lender is formally known, fell as much as 19 percent in Istanbul, knocking 2.1 billion liras ($576 million) off its market value. T...
Tags: Travel, Turkey, Iran, Istanbul, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Atilla, Reza Zarrab, Zarrab, Halkbank, Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS, Bloomberg Mehmet Hakan Atilla
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20h ago ( March 29, 2017 at 11:50 AM )ISTANBUL (AP) " Turkey's state-run news agency says a court has ordered the travel website Booking.com to be blocked in a dispute with Turkey's main travel agency association.The Anadolu Agency reported Wednesday that a commercial... [Author: [email protected]]
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21h ago ( March 29, 2017 at 11:01 AM )I miss Steve Jobs. Actually I miss him being an ass, but ultimately being right on so many things.? Here's a talent nugget from the Jobs book talking about how kids have basically assimilated to the same culture across the world: When Steve's family got to Istanbul, he hired a history professor to give his family a tour. At the end they went to a Turkish bath, where the professor's lecture gave Jobs an insight about the globalization of youth: "I had a real revelation. We were all in robes, a...
Tags: Steve Jobs, Careers, Turkey, Istanbul, Steve, Kris Dunn
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March 29, 2017 at 3:50 AMTurkey's Halkbank Plunges After U.S. Probe Extends to Lender - Bloomberg:"The biggest state-owned bank on Turkey’s stock market plunged on Wednesday after its deputy chief executive was arrested in the U.S., accused of using his position at the bank to help facilitate evasion of U.S. sanctions on Iran.The shares of Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS, as the lender is officially known, fell as much as 19 percent in Istanbul, the most on record. Mehmet Hakan Atilla, the deputy chief executive officer now det...
Tags: Travel, Turkey, Iran, Istanbul, Rupert Neil Bumfrey, Atilla, Reza Zarrab, Zarrab, Halkbank, Lender Bloomberg, Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS, Mehmet Hakan Atilla
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March 28, 2017 at 5:01 PM
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March 28, 2017 at 1:07 PMThe possibility of Canada joining U.S and U.K with its version of electronics ban is rife in Canadian media. Recent media reports suggest that Canadian officials are busy analyzing the U.S and U.K versions of the bans and evaluating the threat carefully. Electronics Ban Canada The U.S version of the electronics ban restricts passengers from bringing electronics larger than a cell phone, as carry-on items. The ban affects passengers traveling on direct flights from eight countries (10 airports)...
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March 28, 2017 at 7:15 AMWorld-record by Turkish Airlines Basketball people and fliers by Turkish Airlines must certanly be well aware around the globe’s fastest and highest baseball game becoming played within the sky, which will be some sort of record. It was Turkish Airlines that sponsored this nationwide guys’s baseball, supporting the team on a commercial film created by Rabarba Digital department and directed by Emre Sahin. Kayseri ended up being the town where basketball online game ended up being played at an ...
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March 28, 2017 at 3:11 AM
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March 27, 2017 at 2:00 PM
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March 27, 2017 at 11:30 AM
Tags: Design, America, Turkey, Architecture, Gallery, Dallas, Istanbul, Hammock, Green Spaces, Carousel Showcase, Green Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Istanbul Park, Pathways, Dror, STUDIO DROR
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March 27, 2017 at 6:15 AMISTANBUL (AP) — A Turkish pop singer and 28 other people, mostly journalists, are being tried on terrorism charges for alleged links to a U.S.-based Muslim cleric blamed by Turkey for a failed coup attempt. The trial of Atilla Tas and other suspects, many of whom worked for media companies associated with cleric Fethullah Gulen, […]
Tags: News, Turkey, Ap, Muslim, Istanbul, Fethullah Gülen, Nation & World, Nation & World Politics, Atilla Tas
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Cyprus: The Necessity For Cyprus To Ratify The Council Of Europe "Convention On Preventing And Combating Violence Against Women And Domestic Violence" - AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
March 26, 2017 at 9:15 PMThe Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence was adopted in May 2011 in Istanbul and entered into force in August 2014.
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March 25, 2017 at 6:31 PMThis storied metropolis from ancient times holds many wonders for the modern traveler. Get insider tips on Istanbul, Turkey's premiere city.
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March 25, 2017 at 3:37 PM
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March 25, 2017 at 10:41 AM
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March 24, 2017 at 9:00 AM
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March 23, 2017 at 8:29 PMISTANBUL (VOA) -- The Turkish foreign ministry says it has summoned Russia's top diplomat in Turkey over the killing of one of its soldiers that has been blamed on a Syrian Kurdish group that Moscow is supporting.
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March 23, 2017 at 7:48 PM
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March 23, 2017 at 2:29 PMISTANBUL (VOA) -- Russian and Turkish soldiers are facing off over the Syrian Kurdish canton of Afrin. Ankara says the area that borders its territory is under the control of PYD 'terrorists' affiliated with the Kurdish insurgent group the PKK.
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March 23, 2017 at 1:30 PMThe Man Who Pays His Way: Enlightened travellers, welcome to London. And Istanbul [Author: Simon Calder]
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March 23, 2017 at 6:31 AMANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A senior official says Turkey is taking steps to keep Istanbul’s main airport and its national carrier, Turkish Airlines, outside of the scope of new aviation restrictions imposed by the United States and Britain. Foreign Ministry Spokesman Huseyin Muftuoglu on Thursday criticized the two countries for not consulting with Turkey before […]
Tags: News, Turkey, Britain, United States, Istanbul, Turkish Airlines, Ankara Turkey, Nation & World, Huseyin Muftuoglu
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March 23, 2017 at 4:03 AM
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March 21, 2017 at 10:50 AM
Tags: Fashion, Music, United States, Middle East, Dubai, Homeland Security, Abu Dhabi, Istanbul, John Kelly, Cairo, Jeddah, North Africa, Trump, Casablanca Morocco, Amman Jordan, Riyadh Saudi Arabia
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March 18, 2017 at 5:27 AMISTANBUL (AP) — Turkish leaders, soldiers and flag-waving spectators are commemorating a World War I campaign in which Ottoman armies held off an Allied expeditionary force, a bloody event that helps to underpin staunch nationalism in Turkey today. President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Saturday attended a ceremony in the Aegean port of Canakkale, near where […]
Tags: News, Turkey, Ap, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Istanbul, Aegean, Canakkale, Nation & World
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March 18, 2017 at 5:27 AM
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March 17, 2017 at 9:00 PMThis week we witnessed two contrasting systems of governance at work. In the Netherlands, we watched the divisive system of Western multi-party democracy struggle to contain volatile populism. In China, the annual gathering of the “two sessions” ― the National People’s Congress and the National Committee of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference ― demonstrated the consensus-driven nature of China’s one-party system by reaffirming ongoing reforms. While the West is fragmenting, C...
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March 17, 2017 at 8:34 PMISTANBUL ― Flying back to Istanbul after a warm week in Britain ― where it felt liberating to be away from the constant political chatter back home ― I came to the shocking realization that the Netherlands, of all things, had been dominating Turkey’s news cycle in my absence. In Germany , and now in the Netherlands , Turkish politicians who support Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s proposal for an executive presidency in the upcoming April referendum, had been barred fr...
Tags: Europe, News, Germany, European Union, Turkey, Britain, Netherlands, Amsterdam, Islam, Switzerland, Muslim, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Gezi, Oscar Wilde, Istanbul, Orhan Pamuk
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March 17, 2017 at 9:25 PM
Tags: Fashion, Istanbul, Fragrantica Perfumes, Wulóng Chá, Oolong te Read
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March 17, 2017 at 2:17 PM
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March 16, 2017 at 12:26 PM
Tags: Movies, Paris, Christian Bale, Oscar Isaac, Istanbul, Michael, Ana, Chris, George, Isaac, James Cromwell, Southern Turkey, Movie News, Ana Le Bon, Michael Boghosian Oscar Isaac, Siroun
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