Author: Gurur Altun

Turkish Economy Hit by Russian Tourism Decline

Turkish Economy Hit by Russian Tourism Decline

*Source: DHA © Turkish Economy Hit by Russian Tourism Decline On 19 January 2016, The Telegraph’s Travel published its list of World’s Most Visited Countries in...

Russian – Turkish Relations Coming Out of the Deep Freeze

Russian – Turkish Relations Coming Out of the Deep Freeze

*Source: planespotters.net © Russian – Turkish Relations Coming Out of the Deep Freeze In an unexpected move, the Russian Civil Aviation Authority has lifted the ban...

Meltdown at the Nuclear Security Summit: Erdoğan, Brookings and ‘Free’ Press

Meltdown at the Nuclear Security Summit: Erdoğan, Brookings and ‘Free’ Press

*Source: AFP © Meltdown at the Nuclear Security Summit: Erdoğan, Brookings and ‘Free’ Press Despite its infant nuclear industry, Turkey was invited to the Nuclear Security...

Personal Data of 50 Million Turkish People Revealed

Personal Data of 50 Million Turkish People Revealed

*Source: Kacper Pempel / Reuters © Personal Data of 50 Million Turkish People Revealed Details of almost 50 million Turkish citizens have been leaked online...

The Test of the Turkish Banking Sector

The Test of the Turkish Banking Sector

*Source: Hürriyet Daily News © The Test of the Turkish Banking Sector The status of İşbank has caused some confusion over the years due to the...

All Quiet on the Tourism Front… Literally

All Quiet on the Tourism Front… Literally

*Source: BBC © All Quiet on the Tourism Front… Literally Since the downing of a Russian fighter jet last year, the Russian-reliant Turkish tourism sector has...

Will the Turkish Passport get the Golden Stamp for EU Travel?

Will the Turkish Passport get the Golden Stamp for EU Travel?

*Source: EU Neighborhood Info Center © Will the Turkish Passport get the Golden Stamp for EU Travel? The European Commission has recommended that Turkish citizens be...

Turkish Economy Roundup: The New Team’s Troubles Unfold

Turkish Economy Roundup: The New Team’s Troubles Unfold

Source: Hürriyet Daily News © Turkish Economy Roundup: The New Team’s Troubles Unfold On May 6 ratings agency Standard & Poor’s, which holds Turkey’s rating one...

Turkey feels the pinch of tug of war with Russia

Turkey feels the pinch of tug of war with Russia

 *Source: thediplomat.com © Turkey feels the pinch of tug of war with Russia Already fraught since Russia added its support to the Assad regime in Syria,...