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Turkey Expat Forum!Join Turkey expat forum and interact and chat to expats in Turkey and those looking to move to Turkey for new adventures and seeking a new life in Turkey. At our Turkey expat forum you can read the latest news coming out of Turkey regarding expats, living in Turkey, and property in Turkey. Join other … Continue reading

Turkey Human Rights Commission to monitor racism in Europe

The Turkish Parliament’s Human Rights Investigation Committee has made an announcement that it will monitor racism in Europe towards European residents of Turkish origin. Ayan Sefer Üstün, Committee president, said that they had launched a new program to monitor the course of the investigation into the shootings in Norway. Üstün also commented that they were … Continue reading

1,800-year-old “Weary Herakles” statue to be returned to Turkey

                Turkey’s Minister of Culture and Tourism, Ertugrul Gunay, announced that the top portion of the 1,800-year-old “Weary Herakles” statue will be returned to Turkey by the Boston Museum of Fine Arts. The top half will be returned to rejoin the lower half of the statue which was … Continue reading

Turkey to give 15 million free tablet PCs to students

According to press reports, the Turkish government is eyeing the production of 15 million tablet PCs which will be given to Turkish students free of charge. The domestically produced PCs will cost an estimated 7.5 Billion USD and according to Minister of Science, Industrial and Technology – Nihat Ergun, the basic idea is to support … Continue reading

Turkish Government wants investments in environmentally friendly cars

Industry and Technology Minister Nihat Ergun has said that the government plans to encourage Turkish industrialists to invest in environmentally friendly options for vehicles. Ergun was speaking whilst on a visit to a competition in which solar energy cars from different Universities competed against one another, organised by the Scientific and Technological Research Council (TÜBİTAK). … Continue reading