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29 August

Lasting only a few minutes on Monday, the Turkish lira fell against the U.S. dollar from TL 5.81 to the dollar to nearly TL 6.40 to the dollar. This “flash crash” lasted only a couple of minutes and it quickly recovered. The lira now trades up against the dollar at 5.79 late Wednesday. Following the […]

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28 August

Price for taxi services in Istanbul have risen, the DHA news agency reported on August 27, 2019. The prices for minibus, taxis and school buses also increased. A meeting held at the Transport Coordination Center of Istanbul Municipality (UKOME), at which a new tariff for Istanbul taxi services set. Eyüp Aksu, President of the Istanbul […]

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27 August

Direct flights between Istanbul and Luxor start on September 23, four times a week! Located in southern Egypt, Luxor is a city established alongside the banks of the Nile. The city’s riverside is home to dozens of temples, monuments and historic buildings. Hosting thousands of tourists each year for this reason, Luxor is the second […]

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26 August

Officials from Turkey and the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) traveled Friday to Varosha (Maraş), an abandoned tourist resort in the northern part of the divided island. Turkey’s Culture and Tourism Minister Mehmet Ersoy, accompanied by TRNC’s Environment and Culture Minister Unal Ustel, inspected the city from both air and ground. Varosha is a […]

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25 August

Don’t miss a chance ta take Suzuki or Vespa for a test drive! Between 23 August and 1st September at Bodrum Milta Marina Suzuki meets guests with a test drive event in Bodrum. With the Suzuki’s successful SUV models Vitara and Swift company will provide enjoyable experiences to the people of Bodrum. Among the motorcycles […]

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25 August

The first demolition process under uncontrolled constructions which came to the agenda after the visit of the Minister of Environment and Urban Planning Murat Kurum to the district started at the Bo Viera project in Gündoğan Küçükbük. On Tuesday, the reactions to uncontrolled construction in Bodrum on the coming from the county Minister of Environment […]

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25 August

Germany-based Flixmobility GMBH, better known as Europe’s leading bus operator FlixBus, has officially applied to Turkey’s competition watchdog to acquire Kamil Koç, the country’s second-largest bus company. FlixBus said in a statement Wednesday that the global mobility provider and Kamil Koç’s have agreed on the sale. Accordingly, an application made before the Competition Authority (RK) […]

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23 August

Writer Buket Uzuner and Dolphin Freedom Platform collected over 74 thousand signatures during the campaign about closure of the Dolphin Park in Bodrum. With the purpose of protecting the dolphins, signatures will delivered to Bodrum Mayor Ahmet Aras. Freedom Platform representatives Öykü Yağcı and Buket Uzuner will meet with Bodrum Mayor Ahmet Aras at 15.00 […]

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22 August

Minister of Environment and Urbanization Murat Kurum explained: “Construction of 1611 residences and 4 hotels in 8 projects in Bodrum has stopped”. Murat Kurum, Minister of Environment and Urbanization, made investigations on the coast and bays of Bodrum. According to the figures given by the authority, construction of 1611 residences and 4 hotels stopped within […]

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20 August

Professor Ahmet Haluk Dursun, the Turkish deputy minister of culture and tourism, died Monday evening in a car accident in Erciş. Dursun and his entourage traveling to Van after attending two events in the cities of Muş and Bitlis when their car crashed and overturned on a shoulder. The cause of the accident, which also […]

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19 August

Fire in Mumcular In the forest of the Gökpınar region, Mumcular, a major fire started in the afternoon. Fire brigades extinguished a fire on the ground and from the air using a helicopter. The fire broke out after 16:00 and quickly spread under the influence of the wind. Mugla Regional Forestry Directorate sent a large […]

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09 August

For several weeks fire breaking out in Bodrum and the surroundings. According to report, a fire broke out in the forest area of ​​the Mumcular district in the afternoon. Under the influence of a strong wind, the flame quickly spread throughout the forest, approaching a critically close distance to settlements. Residents of the Bayır village […]

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