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News Turkey » Travel: 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

Turkish Airlines started off 2018 with a special offer for their customers in the UAE that was valid until Feb 15, 2018, but which was an eye opener for travel to Turkey. Passengers could enjoy a discount of up to 60% on flights to major cities across ...

News Turkey » Travel: 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

We were holidaying in the town of Kalkan on Turkey’s Turquoise Coast where its south-west kisses the Med. We had hired a traditional gulet — a converted wooden fishing boat — to visit the sunken city of Kekova with two other families. It cost about ...

News Turkey » Travel: ACE of MICE Istanbul made the Turkish Meetings and Incentive Travel Industry proud

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/178605/ace-mice-istanbul-made-turkish-meetings-incentive-travel-industry-proud
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

ACE of MICE in Istanbul came to an end on Friday with participants from around the world being introduced to meeting and incentive travel opportunities in Turkey. With Turkish Airlines as a partner reaching more cities and countries non-stop from ...

News Turkey » Travel: Turkey Has Gone More Than A Year Without A Major Terror Attack. This Is How.

News channel or source: https://www.buzzfeed.com/borzoudaragahi/turkey-security-policy
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

To stop illegal crossings, Turkey has built a 911-kilometer wall along its border with Syria. At international airports, teams of profilers scrutinize each passenger entering the country, examining their previous travel, age, and even the amount or type of ...

News Turkey » Travel: EU tells Turkey NO to visa-free travel as it cracks down on Erdogan

News channel or source: https://www.express.co.uk/news/world/920111/eu-turkey-recip-erdogan-visa-free-travel-counter-terrorism-military-coup
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Turkey could JOIN FORCES with Assad's Syria in MASSIVE SNUB to US President Tayyip Erdogan's security crackdown following a botched coup in 2016 has prompted concern within the EU. 50,000 people, including journalists, were arrested, with 150,000 more ...

News Turkey » Travel: Turkey's quest for EU visa waiver more likely to cause strife than progress

News channel or source: https://www.al-monitor.com/pulse/originals/2018/02/turkey-european-union-visa-free-travel.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

ANKARA, Turkey — In a 2013 deal with Turkey, the European Union had offered Turkish citizens the prospect of visa-free travel on the condition that Ankara met 72 criteria on democratic rights, especially the freedoms of thought and expression ...

News Turkey » Travel: News Analysis: Turkey aims for visa-free travel, better ties with EU

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/13/c_136970864.htm
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

ANKARA, Feb. 12 (Xinhua) -- Turkey wants to improve strained and stalled relations with the European Union and will seemingly press for visa-free travel for its citizens during the upcoming EU-Turkey summit in Bulgaria's Varna in March. Turkish President ...

News Turkey » Travel: EU will not lift visas unless Turkey eases terrorism laws

News channel or source: https://in.reuters.com/article/eu-turkey-celik/eu-will-not-lift-visas-unless-turkey-eases-terrorism-laws-idINKCN1G00U5
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - The European Union told Turkey on Friday it would not ease travel requirements for its citizens unless Ankara softens counter-terrorism laws that the bloc says are excessive. The EU has been taken aback by President Tayyip Erdogan’s ...

News Turkey » Travel: Europe’s top travel group fuels hopes for Turkey recovery

News channel or source: http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/europes-top-travel-group-fuels-hopes-for-turkey-recovery-127240
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Europe’s largest travel group TUI said summer bookings for Turkey were recovering, echoing comments by rival Thomas Cook and adding to hopes that pressure on profit margins for tour operators may ease. Travel companies and airlines increased their ...

News Turkey » Travel: Borissov: Turkey summit will be ‘extremely difficult’

News channel or source: https://www.euractiv.com/section/global-europe/news/borissov-turkey-summit-will-be-extremely-difficult/
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Turkey to press for visa-free travel at Varna summit EU diplomats expect Turkey to press the issue of visa liberalisation during the upcoming summit in Varna on 26 March. It is still unclear if this is a real priority for Ankara or just negotiating tactics ...