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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Turkey’s tourism revenue regressed to $3.4 billion in the first quarter of the year with a 17.1 percent of year-on-year decrease, amid continuous decline in the number of foreign arrivals, data from the Turkish Statistics Institute (TÜİK) showed on April 28
ISTANBUL - Anatolia News Agency
The number of foreign tourists visiting Istanbul has reached 8 million in 2011, official data said.
The number of foreign tourists visiting Istanbul was up 16 percent in the first 11 months of this year, official data showed.
ISTANBUL- Hürriyet Daily News
The Cittaslow movement is spreading around the world. As Akyaka, Gökçeada, Taraklı and Yenipazar...
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ISTANBUL - Hürriyet Daily News
VIP Tourism, a Turkish tourism firm, will start organizing space tours to the stratosphere by 2014, the company announced yesterday.
Turkish travel agencies have lodged a formal complaint with the Competition Board regarding the Religious Affairs Directorate’s unfair competition in the Hajj and Umrah travel organization business.
NICOSIA - Anatolia News Agency
Turkish Cypriot Minister of Tourism, Environment and Culture Ünal Üstel said....
BURSA - Anatolia News Agency
Turkey’s northwestern city of Bursa aims to attract 500,000 Arab tourists in 2012.
Turkey’s southeastern province of Diyarbakır is working on how to increase trade with Armenia three to five times the existing trade volume, according to the Diyarbakır Chamber of Commerce Deputy-Chairman Diyadin Gezer at the end of a seven-day visit to Yerevan.
The Syrian Ministry of Tourism has canceled a contract with Turkey-based Dedeman Hotels & Resorts International and the Dedeman Hotel Aleppo Dec. 29, according to Sana, Syria’s state-run news agency.
MURAT TOSUN / BERLIN - Hürriyet
Turkey’s Culture and Tourism Ministry is set to ink a sponsorship deal with Hertha BSC, the German capital’s biggest football club, who have returned to the top-tier Bundesliga after one season in the 2nd Bundesliga.
JERUSALEM - The Associated Press
A hard-line Israeli group said Dec. 27 it was launching plans for a new tourist center at the site...
A study by Turkey’s Interbank Card Center shows that transactions by foreign cards have increased by 35 percent in the first half of the year. Tourists from Arabic countries who prefer Turkey for their summer holidays and shopping trigger the increase, according to Soner Canko, general manager of the center