Jan 31 2015 - 16:39
According to a proposed new law, salons that sell cars in Turkey will have to hold a corresponding license. A clause to provide warranties for used cars for a year is being considered for inclusion in the law, reports Trend, as today in Turkey there is no warranty available for used cars.
Jan 30 2015 - 16:14
Turkish president’s advisor Aydin Unal has submitted a resignation letter. He will participate in the parliamentary election, which will be held in the country in June 2015, the newspaper Milliyet reports. It was earlier reported that chief of Turkish intelligence Hakan Fidan is also expected to resign in connection with his participation in the upcoming parliamentary election.
Jan 30 2015 - 13:20
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that it is not so much Fethullah Gulen's extradition as his arrest that is important for the country. According to him, fighting the Gülen movement is a national policy of Turkey. Erdogan also stressed that Gulen’s arrest and extradition are extremely important for bilateral relations between Turkey and the US, Trend reports.
Jan 29 2015 - 16:19
French President Francois Hollande has urged Armenia and Turkey to open a new page in their bilateral relations. In his opinion, the sides should break down stereotypes and make efforts to reveal the truth about the 1915 events.
Jan 29 2015 - 13:33
The Foreign Ministers of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Turkmenistan at a meeting in Ashgabat will discuss energy projects that are important not only for the region but also for Europe, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu said today. According to the Turkish Foreign Minister, of special importance is the joint work of the three countries, "Novosti-Azerbaijan" reported, referring to the Turkish news agency Anadolu.
Jan 28 2015 - 19:22
Gurkan Kumbaroglu, the president of the International Association for Energy Economics, said that the Azerbaijani company SOCAR has reached an agreement with Turkey to form the Eurasian Energy Union, headquartered in Istanbul. The Union will initially consist of Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan. It will further expand by granting membership to Ukraine, Bulgaria and Romania. After realization of the Turkish Stream project, it will adjoin Greece, Macedonia, Kosovo, Serbia, Montenegro, Slovenia, Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Jan 28 2015 - 16:32
In the next two years Turkey will finally be ready to become a full member of the EU, the Turkish minister for EU Affairs Volkan Bozkir said. According to the minister, the goal of Turkey is also to raise the standard of living in the country to the level of the EU, Trend reports with reference to the Anadolu agency.