Mersin

Type: City
Name: Mersin
Country: Turkey
Latitude: 36.810001
Longitude: 34.630001
population: 612,540
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Turkey: foreign investments up 25.2% in May

(ANSAmed) - ISTANBUL, JULY 28 - Direct foreign investments inTurkey were worth 5,696 million US dollars in May, up 25.2% fromthe same period last year, when they totalled 4,550 million,according to a note Monday from the Istanbul office of Italianforeign ... [Published Ansamed - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 2 reports

Turkish nationals overseas begin voting in presidential election

World Bulletin / News DeskThe first votes in the Turkish Presidential election have begun to be lodged by Turkish nationals living overseas.A total of 42 Turkish land, airport and harbor customs offices launched their polling services for Turks who are ... [Published World Bulletin - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Voting cards for Turkish presidential polls revealed

ISTANBULThe election will be held over two rounds, with the first on Aug. 10. If no candidate receives over 50 percent of the vote in the first round, the second round will take place on Aug. 24.The voting cards for the Aug. 10 Turkish presidential elections ... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Turkish Growers Criticize Bill to Allow Energy Plants on Olive Groves

Small olive farms in Turkey like this one could be turned into projects like nuclear power plants if a proposed bill is approved.Olive producers in the Turkish province of Muğla have criticized a draft bill in parliament to allow energy and mining activities ... [Published Olive Oil Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 3 reports

‘Turkey to drag Israel to int’l court’

Turkey’s Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan says Ankara would push for Israel to be tried at an international criminal court if it continues its deadly aggression against the Gaza Strip. “If Israel continues with this attitude, it will definitely be ... [Published Press tv - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Erdogan: Israel should face trial

ISTANBUL — Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan said yesterday Turkey would push for Israel to be tried at an international criminal court if it kept up its assault on Gaza and he accused the Jewish state of “spitting blood”.Turkey, a member of the US-led Nato ... [Published Oman Observer - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Greenpeace protests against construction of nuke power plants in Turkey

Members of the Greenpeace protest in front of the Ministry of Environment and Urban Planning of Turkey against the construction of nuclear power plants in the country on July 24, 2014. Turkey has currently two nuclear power plants under construction. ... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 2 reports

Turkish nuclear power projects to top $70bn

A Turkish parliamentary energy sub-commission has estimated that the total cost of the country’s nuclear power plant projects will exceed $70bn by 2023.Turkey is developing its nuclear power capability in a bid to become more energy independent. It relies ... [Published Power Engineering International - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 2 reports

Turkish ministry rejects jet oil transfer to Israel

The Customs and Trade Ministry has rejected claims that Turkey has provided jet fuel to Israel after a media report alleged that a tanker carried oil from İskenderun and Mersin ports.The report by daily Aydınlık claimed “Mariner A,” a Malta registered ... [Published Turkish Weekly - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 2 reports

Fuad Akhundov, Chief Executive Officer of AKKUYU NPP JSC, meets members of Mersin Economic Platform

Fuad Akhundov, Chief Executive Officer of AKKUYU NPP JSC, has participated in a traditional religious dinner, iftar (an evening meal during the sacred month of Ramadan), which was also attended by leaders from various companies and associations, brought ... [Published Energyland.info - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

TODAY'S - Unregulated Syrian businesses abound in Mersin

Unregulated Syrian businesses abound in Mersin Syrians fleeing the country's civil war to resettle in the Mediterranean province of Mersin have opened a flurry of unregulated businesses, resulting in the closure of many pre-existing small businesses, ... [Published Zaman - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 2 reports

Turkey: Urgent expropriation decision for construction of 11 new energy facilities-

's Cabinet has issued an urgent expropriation decision for the construction of 11 new energy facilities across , including a number of hydroelectric plants (HES), which are particularly controversial due to the environmental damage they cause.The decision ... [Published Balkans.com - Jul 02 2014]

Quotes

"Turkey will continue to support oppressed people of the world including Palestinians and Turkmens with all of its means" said Erdogan
"The U S , Turkey, Qatar and Egypt have been working for the last five days to ensure an immediate cease-fire" he said, adding that Ankara was in constant contact with Palestinian leaders
"I have joined Gay Pride parades in many countries, but none are the same as Istanbul," Yuri from Ukraine told SES Türkiye. "Istanbul is very great and important, because we are like neighbours: Ukraine and Turkey. Every year we go to the Gay Pride in Istanbul and every year it is something more great."

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Tourism bang continues in Georgia: Many new hot... [Published Travel and Tour World - Jul 28 2014]
Turkey: foreign investments up 25.2% in May [Published Ansamed - Jul 28 2014]
Tourism record in Georgia: several new hotels a... [Published 4Hoteliers - Jul 28 2014]
Evidence of widespread West Nile Virus activity... [Published HorseTalk.co.nz - Jul 27 2014]
Turkish nationals overseas begin voting in pres... [Published World Bulletin - Jul 26 2014]
Turkish presidential voting begins at customs [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 25 2014]
TODAY'S - Erdoğan says Israel should face trial... [Published Zaman - Jul 25 2014]
Turkish Growers Criticize Bill to Allow Energy ... [Published Olive Oil Times - Jul 25 2014]
Turkey vows to help desperate Iraqi Turkmens [Published World Bulletin - Jul 25 2014]
US Jewish group wants its award back from Turke... [Published Israel Hayom - Jul 25 2014]
Activists hail progress on LGBTI rights [Published Turkish Weekly - Jul 25 2014]
‘Turkey to drag Israel to int’l court’ [Published Press tv - Jul 25 2014]
Turkey Extends Travel Ban to Israel [Published Hamodia - Jul 25 2014]
Mostly children among 15 killed in Israeli shel... [Published Arab Times - Jul 25 2014]
Israel should face trial over Gaza assault: Erd... [Published Daily Times - Jul 24 2014]
Erdogan: Israel should face trial [Published Oman Observer - Jul 24 2014]
Voting cards for Turkish presidential polls rev... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 24 2014]
ŞABAN - Gov't backs plan to open olive fields t... [Published Zaman - Jul 24 2014]
Turkish PM says will push for Israel to be trie... [Published Jerusalem Post - Jul 24 2014]
Turkey's Erdogan says Israel should face trial ... [Published Yahoo! Maktoob News - Jul 24 2014]
Greenpeace protests against construction of nuk... [Published Xinhua News Agency - Jul 24 2014]
The Sykes-Picot treaty: A century of sharing in... [Published World Bulletin - Jul 23 2014]
HÜLYA - Organic bazaars carry on tradition of ... [Published Zaman - Jul 20 2014]
Environment report for first nuclear plant in A... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 18 2014]
CIMSA CIMENTO SANAYI VE TICARET A S : Cement co... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 16 2014]
Turkish nuclear power projects to top $70bn [Published Power Engineering International - Jul 16 2014]
BERK - Construction ban for summer season [Published Zaman - Jul 15 2014]
Turkish Süper Lig draws made [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 15 2014]
Olive grove destruction bill needed for nuclear... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 15 2014]
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Travels in Northeast Turkey: Part 2 [Published 3quarksdaily - Jun 30 2014]
by Hari Balasubramanian Part 1 is here.  After the road trip to the Georgian border, my friend Serhat and I returned to Erzurum on the third day. We returned by a different route, through the cities of Artvin and Yusufeli. There were some intensive ...
Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 20 2014]
Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey Highlights ● On 16 June 2014, AFAD - the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Government of Turkey - announced that the total number of Syrians registered and ...
M 3 - Asia Turkey [Mersin] Aydincik [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 10 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 10.06.2014 04:55:19 UTC Magnitude: M 3 Mercalli Scale: 1 Depth: 34km Coordinate: 35° 46.200, 33° 27.600 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at 06:55 at night at ...
Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jun 04 2014]
Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey Highlights ● On 27 May 2014, AFAD - the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Government of Turkey - announced that the total number of Syrians registered and assisted ...
Turkey: UNHCR Turkey Syrian Refugee Daily Sitre... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 29 2014]
Source: UN High Commissioner for RefugeesCountry: Syrian Arab Republic, Turkey Highlights ● On 26 April 2014, AFAD - the Disaster and Emergency Management Agency of Government of Turkey - announced that the total number of Syrians registered and ...
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