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News Turkey » Tourism: Turkey eyes Indian weddings to prop up tourism industry

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/02/turkey-eyes-indian-weddings-to-prop-up-tourism-industry.html
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The Turkish tourism industry, scrambling to recover from its worst crisis in years, seeks to grab a share from India’s lucrative wedding market. REUTERS/Amit Dave A bride holds flowers with her hands decorated with henna paste during her wedding ceremony ...

News Turkey » Tourism: Emirati Travelers to Turkey Increases by 29% in 2017

News channel or source: https://ameinfo.com/travel/emirati-travelers-turkey-increases/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Turkey’s investment in diversifying its tourism sector to cater for medical and business tourists, with substantial growth and investment in the country’s MICE sector, has paid off. In 2017, Turkey received a total of 32.4 million visitors from around ...

News Turkey » Tourism: Cyprus Says Turkey Blocking Drillship in Eastern Mediterranean Drilling Standoff

News channel or source: http://gcaptain.com/cyprus-says-turkey-blocking-drillship-in-eastern-mediterranean-drilling-standoff/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Photo published on December 27 by Georgios Lakkotrypis, Minister of Energy, Commerce, Industry and Tourism of the Republic of Cyprus. By Renee Maltezou ATHENS, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Cyprus accused Turkey on Friday of threatening to use force against a ...

News Turkey » Tourism: Qatar & Turkey to boost tourism cooperation

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096477878/Qatar-&-Turkey-to-boost-tourism-cooperation
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

DOHA: Qatari business leaders and the visiting members of a Turkish delegation headed by president of the Middle East Tourism and Travel Agencies Association (OTSAD) Hussain Arif yesterday held a meeting at Qatar Chamber headquarters. Both sides held ...

News Turkey » Tourism: Analysis | Turkey’s effort to repair relations with America and Europe trips over its crackdown

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/analysis-turkey-e2-80-99s-effort-to-repair-relations-with-america-and-europe-trips-over-its-crackdown/ar-BBJjxce
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Germany issued a travel advisory warning business travelers and tourists that they risked arbitrary arrest if they traveled to Turkey. The threat to investment and tourism was enough to cause the Turkish government to change its ways, European diplomats ...

News Turkey » Tourism: Ten years jail sought for Turkey taxi driver who deliberately made tourist miss flight

News channel or source: http://www.newindianexpress.com/world/2018/feb/21/ten-years-jail-sought-for-turkey-taxi-driver-who-deliberately-made-tourist-miss-flight-1776949.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

ISTANBUL: Turkish prosecutors on Wednesday requested a prison sentence of up to 10 years for an Istanbul taxi driver who needlessly took a passenger from one side of the Bosphorus to the other, causing the tourist to miss a flight. The Istanbul driver is ...

News Turkey » Tourism: Turkey stocks higher at close of trade; BIST 100 up 0.58%

News channel or source: https://www.investing.com/news/stock-market-news/turkey-stocks-higher-at-close-of-trade-bist-100-up-058-1302617
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Investing.com – Turkey stocks were higher after the close on Friday, as gains in the Transport, Basic Metals and Tourism sectors led shares higher. At the close in Istanbul, the BIST 100 gained 0.58%. Rising stocks outnumbered declining ones on the ...

News Turkey » Tourism: Put Turkey back on the menu for family holidays full of fun and sun

News channel or source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/travel/5664023/turkey-family-holidays-review-advice/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

The swimming pol at the Korsan apartment in Kalkan, Turkey One reason the town has escaped mass, high-rise tourism is that it has no sandy beaches. But its bathing platforms, perched stylishly on rocky outcrops, more than make up for it. There are eight or ...

News Turkey » Tourism: Istanbul cabbie gets 10 years in prison for ripping off tourist

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/178507/istanbul-cabbie-gets-10-years-prison-ripping-off-tourist
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Istanbul taxi driver who bilked a Saudi tourist by taking him on an extended unneeded joy ... Lately, taxi swindles have become epidemic in Turkey.