Fed up with Istanbul traffic

Istanbul has the third highest traffic congestion in the world. The number of registered vehicles in the city is 3.75 million, with 1,017 new vehicles registered every passing day. Each year, we spend 125 hours in traffic.

Ginnery in southern Turkey becomes research center

A 100-year ginnery in the southern province of Mersin's Tarsus district has been restored and has started serving as the Gözlükule Mound Research Center for academic research and archaeological works.

Turkey’s Jarablus operation deals major blow to ISIL revenues

Turkey's Euphrates Shield operation into Syria has delivered a major blow to the revenues of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL), or DAESH, according to a report by the London-based International Center for the Study of Radicalisation and Political Violence (ICSR) and leading consultant group Ernst and Young (EY).

Turkey’s global brand paves the way for global science

Yıldız Holding, which is home to global brands such as Godiva and United Biscuits, set up the Sabri Ülker Center at the Harvard School of Public Health in 2014 with a $24 million donation. The holding has 56,000 staff on four continents; they have made $3.6 billion in investments in the past five years.

Turkish dramas focus of interest in Latin America

Turkish TV dramas, which have drawn great attention in Latin America, can reach wider audiences and contribute to Turkey's promotion and tourism with the help of collaborations with these countries, officials say