Tag archive for ‘business’
By admin On Wednesday, March 26th, 2014

Business Article: Taking over or merging with a company in Turkey (by Semiha Unal)

When you start a doing business in Turkey it can be for organic or inorganic growth of your company activities. With organic growth you are expanding your business channel by means of finding a Turkish partner in More...

By admin On Saturday, January 4th, 2014

Kavaklıdere, leading wine company in Turkey

KAVAKLIDERE Winery, the first private sector wine producer in Turkey was founded by Mr. Cenap And in Ankara in 1929. The company has enjoyed a consistent growth to become Turkey’s leading wine producer. Kavaklıdere More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Internet shopping to skyrocket in Turkey

The Turkish retail sector, which recorded $302 billion in 2011, is expected to reach $421 billion in 2015. Internet retail portals are becoming a new favorite among Turkish internet users and shoppers, according More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

Business in Turkey.. Climate, Opportunities, Procedure and more

Dear Reader, Turkey is booming. Its economy is growing fast and there are opportunities in nearly every sector. Yet, many foreign entrepreneurs are hesitant in taking the step of extending their business to Turkey. More...

By admin On Sunday, May 19th, 2013

Infrastructure & Construction in Iraq.. 1st summit after elections

The Iraq Infrastructure & Construction Summit will take place 22-23 May in Dubai, just after the Iraq local elections With less than a month to go, the Iraq Infrastructure & Construction Summit hosted by More...

By admin On Friday, August 3rd, 2012

Latest holiday trend.. Renting a villa in Turkey

Turkey, needless to say is one of the most beautiful holiday spots across Mediterranean (and Aegean) with so much to offer.. Tourism and accommodation sector has taken giant steps to meet the needs of all kinds More...

By admin On Sunday, May 27th, 2012

ProMexico to open office in Istanbul to boost business with Turkey

Mexico to open Istanbul trade office to boost business volume The Mexican government’s trade and investment promotion agency has decided to open up an office in Istanbul to promote business activity between More...

By admin On Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012

Indian automotive company ties up with Utikar for bus production

Indian automotive company ASHOK LEYLAND has joined forces with Turkish company UTIKAR for production of a new range of inter-city and intra-city buses for the Middle East, North Africa and CIS markets. Mr. P.G. More...

By admin On Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Oil refiner Tüpraş incurs drop in net profits

Tüpraş net profits drop 6 pct to 288 mln liras Oil refiner Tüpraş posts a drop in quarterly profits, but an increase in sales. DHA photoTurkey’s largest oil refiner Tüpraş posted yesterday a first quarter More...

By admin On Sunday, April 29th, 2012

Dubai Shaik Al Maktoum to sell his financial assets in Turkey

Dubai Sheik Al Maktoum is selling his financial assets in Turkey including Taib Bank and Dubai Insurance. AP photoDubai Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid al-Maktoum is selling his financial assets in Turkey, which include More...

By admin On Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Bryson: Turkey’s time as a global economic player has come

The United States and Turkey have for six decades enjoyed a close political and military relationship. However, our economic and business partnership has lagged behind until recently. During President Barack Obama’s More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

Giant US companies decide to invest in Turkey

With the announcement of the new incentives system, U.S. firms Pepsi, General Electric, 3M, Kimberly-Clark and Quest Diagnostics have all decided to invest in Turkey. VISITING THE WORLD’S TWO LARGEST ECONOMIES After More...

By admin On Thursday, April 5th, 2012

South African Turkish Business Association

Turkish entrepreneurs, business people and workers have taken their parts in all zones of the world. They have made investments worth billions of dollars and created employment opportunities as well. Mostly, these More...

By admin On Thursday, April 5th, 2012

GDOL DIGITAL TALKFEST starts in Istanbul

Doğan Online (part of giant Doğan  group in Turkey) has started a new inititative and organized a conference to host everybody involved in online sector somehow; internet users, organizations in the sector, opinion More...

By admin On Sunday, March 4th, 2012

World giants enjoy their presence in Turkey

Turkey has been receiving more and more FDI every consecutive year, inspite of the global crisis which has hit some countries like Greece real hard. In fact, it is the most profitable country for Alliance Boots’s More...

By admin On Saturday, February 4th, 2012

PM invites Turkish businessmen to invest in Macedonia

Macedonian PM expects new investments from Turkish businessmen Turkey-Macedonia Trade Investment Forum was organized by the Confederation of Businessmen and Industrialists of Turkey (TUSKON) in Bursa yesterday. Speaking More...

By admin On Friday, February 3rd, 2012

Spencer Stuart, global executive search company opens office in Istanbul

CEO finder opens branch in Istanbul Spencer Stuart, a global executive search consultation company, has opened an Istanbul office led by Turkish citizen Kaan Okurer, according to a press release. Founded in 1956, More...

By admin On Monday, January 30th, 2012

President Gül flies to Emirates with trade & economic cooperation on his agenda

President Abdullah Gül flew to the United Arab Emirates yesterday along with more than 100 business people. It was the first visit to the Emirates by a Turkish head of state in 15 years, with trade and economic More...

By admin On Monday, January 16th, 2012

Merger & Acquisition deals to take place in Turkey in 2012 expected to reach USD 20 billion

Merger and acquisition (M&A) deals to take place in Turkey this year are expected to reach USD 20 billion in volume. Following 2011’s success, which saw USD 11.1 billion of foreign investments channeling into More...

By admin On Monday, January 9th, 2012

Global giants grow interest in Turkish Chemical Industry companies

After making a mark in December, investments in the chemical industry in Turkey appear to be extending into the New Year. Following announcements of investments by both Dow and Aditya, another mega firm, the USA’s More...

By admin On Saturday, January 7th, 2012

Newspaper claims ferry company in Istanbul granted privileges by Transport Minister

Transport Minister granted “extraordinary privileges” to IDO, the company running high speed ferries in Istanbul and neighboring cities and purchased by TAV, a Turkish daily newspaper claimed Dec. 6. Both the More...

By admin On Thursday, January 5th, 2012

Turkish firms take leading role in restructuring of MENA region

After the Arab Spring, Turkish firms are taking on a leading role in the region’s new restructuring. While businessmen traffic with North Africa increases, Western firms have been pushed to the background. Interest More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

What to do on a weeekend or a night out in Istanbul?

You are a foreigner (a business person) visiting Istanbul on a business trip.. You have the weekend off before (or after) a meeting and would like to make the best out of it.. But, Istanbul is such a giant and complicated More...