SoCal men who attacked Turkish restaurant in Beverly Hills face federal prison terms

Two Los Angeles County men were sentenced to federal prison after pleading guilty to assaulting five people at a family-owned Turkish restaurant in Beverly Hills in 2020. The men, William Stepanyan, 23, of Glendale, and Harutyun Harry Chalikyan, 24, of Tujunga, pleaded guilty in October to throwing chairs, shouting ethnic …

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Last war in Ukraine: Germany rejects proposed embargo on Russian oil imports

China has defended its “eternal friendship” with Russia and criticized the United States for trying to establish an “Indo-Pacific version of NATO”, thwarting international calls to condemn the invasion of Ukraine by Vladimir Putin. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi on Monday reiterated an “unequivocal message to the world that China …

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Frequently asked questions about residential and work leases

Introduction: This FAQ aims to provide clear answers to the main questions we have encountered lately regarding residential and covered workshop leases, with the delayed entry into force of the provisions of the Turkish Code of Obligations for Offices of July 20201. We aim to update this FAQ with new …

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Ukraine invasion leaves Greece with grave fears on two fronts

Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has had serious repercussions in two areas of Greece’s economy and political status that seem unrelated but are in fact equally worrying when it comes to long-term political relations. term. Greece’s support for EU sanctions against Russia has resulted in the cancellation of Russian tourism to …

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Turkey and the United States will coordinate their response to the war in Ukraine, says Ankara

The flags of Turkey and the United States are seen in this illustration taken August 25, 2018. Picture taken August 25, 2018. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ANKARA, March 5 (Reuters) – Turkey and the United States will remain in “close coordination” in their …

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Russia bans some foreign flights to prevent seizure of planes

(Bloomberg) – Russia will halt some international flights to prevent billions of dollars worth of planes from being repossessed by their foreign owners, deepening a rift that has torn global aviation apart in the wake of Ukraine’s invasion. Bloomberg’s Most Read The government’s decision will allow Aeroflot and other Russian …

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Russia and World Indices – Goodbye For Now

Summary Russian assets are expelled from global indices as the war continues. Global worries about rising energy prices/inflation persist, but central banks in EMEA/LATAM and Emerging Asia are reacting differently. Russian sanctions The economic and commercial consequences of the Russian military campaign in Ukraine continue to accumulate. increasingly international companies …

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Turkish Citizenship by Investment – Immigration

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. Foreign investors were allowed to acquire Turkish citizenship on an exceptional basis through Article 12 of Law No. 5901 on Turkish Citizenship. Through the Regulations on the Implementation of the Turkish Nationality Law, …

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Political leaders fear that Turkey is profiting from the Ukraine crisis at the expense of Cyprus

In a rare climate of unity, the president and the leaders of the political parties expressed their concern at the possible moves by Turkey for the recognition of the separatist regime in northern Cyprus following the war in Ukraine. This was reported by Philenews on Friday, the day after the …

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Himachal Assembly: No information on smuggled apples reaching Indian markets, says Mahender Thakur

The state government has no information of smuggled apples reaching Indian markets from Turkey or Iran via Afghanistan, horticulture minister Mahender Thakur told the assembly. Himachal The state government has no information of smuggled apples reaching Indian markets from Turkey or Iran via Afghanistan, Horticulture Minister Mahender Singh Thakur told …

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Inflation in Turkey climbs to 54%

ANKARA – Turkey’s annual inflation rate accelerated further in February, official data showed on Thursday, marking the biggest jump since 2002 and adding pressure on households already struggling to buy household goods. based. The Turkish Statistical Institute said consumer prices rose 54.44% in February from a year ago. That’s up …

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Turkey’s inflation woes pit tenants against landlords

Istanbul (AFP) – Evicted in the middle of a harsh Turkish winter, Erdem Yilmaz, 30, calculated that he had spent two and a half months’ salary to urgently move to a new house in Istanbul. The father of a two-year-old is not the only Turk in this situation after last …

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Israel says Turkey’s outreach will not come at the expense of Cyprus | News

NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Any attempt by Israel to improve strained relations with Turkey will not come at the expense of its “strategic relationship” with its Cypriot neighbor, Israel’s president said Wednesday. Israeli President Isaac Herzog, speaking after talks with his Cypriot counterpart, said he was aware next week’s visit …

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Turkey’s presence in northern Syria – Kashmir Reader

Turkey has retained a military presence in northern Syria, having launched its first border operation in 2016. It was in August 2016 when Turkey first launched Operation Euphrates Shield to combat Islamic State near the Turkish border and prevent the Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) from advancing further west.Turkey completed the …

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Turkey’s policy shifts could see defense sector grow with Gulf rivals

ANKARA, Turkey — Turkey is reversing policy with its Gulf rivals in the hope that local defense firms can return to lucrative Saudi and Emirati markets. Deep political differences have plagued Turkish relations with Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates in recent years, including divisive policies regarding the civil …

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Latest news on the Russian-Ukrainian war: the ICC will open an investigation into alleged war crimes – live | world news

A deluge of reports and images posted on social media last week showed acts of discrimination and violence against African, Asian and Caribbean citizens – many of whom are studying in Ukraine – as they fled Ukrainian cities and some of the country’s border posts. They are among hundreds of …

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Turkish fintech seeking Qatari investment

Turkish fintech companies met with Qatari investors this week in a webinar. The Finance Office of the Turkish Presidency organized the event together with the Qatar Private Financial Center on February 23-24, Turkey’s official Anadolu Agency reported today. Financial technology, or fintech, includes activities such as digital banking and trading …

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Freed from Islamic State, many Syrians leave Raqqa

Raqqa, the former capital of the Islamic State (IS) and home to around 300,000 people, is now free. However, many of its inhabitants want to leave. Those who own property try to sell it to save for the trip to Turkey. Those who have no money find it difficult to …

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Jamal Khashoggi’s fiancée urges Turkey to ‘insist’ on justice despite Saudi thaw

Hatice Cengiz was waiting for Khashoggi outside the consulate at the time of the murder (File) Turkey must continue to insist on justice for Riyadh critic Jamal Khashoggi even as relations with Saudi Arabia improve, his Turkish fiancee told AFP in an interview. The gruesome 2018 murder of Khashoggi inside …

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Swift: EU leaders line up to support Russia’s banking network ban | European Union

A growing number of EU countries – including France, Italy, Spain and Greece – have said they would support a ban on Russia using global payment network Swift in the intended to exert additional pressure on the country after its invasion of Ukraine. Cyprus and Hungary have also said they …

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The questions that investors must now ask themselves

IT will be a cold-blooded column. I’m not going to mention the horrors of war, nor delve into the history, politics or morality of what’s happening in Ukraine. I will only talk about money and, more specifically, how investors should react to such events. Various financial markets have mostly reversed …

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Turkey targets $55 billion in tourism revenue next year

ISTANBUL Turkey aims to generate $55 billion in tourism revenue and welcome 63 million tourists in 2023, according to projections that Tourism Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy presented at a recent meeting while expressing confidence that the targets set for 2022 could also be achieved despite geopolitical tensions. . class=”cf”> According …

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Stock market news – live: Oil prices hit $105 a barrel as Wall Street plunges

Boris Johnson says Russia chose ‘path of destruction’ after Putin launched ‘military operation’ in Ukraine The price of oil hit a seven-year high of nearly $105 (£78) after Russia invaded Ukraine. Brent crude was up 6.6% at $103.21 a barrel, the highest since August 2014, while US light crude jumped …

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Don’t let the Turks buy land in Armenia; impose tariffs on Turkish imports

The Armenian government must take two important steps before opening the border with Turkey: 1) Prohibit Turkish citizens from buying real estate in Armenia; and 2) Placing tariffs on the import of products from Turkey. Obviously, Turkish citizens do not have to cross the Armenian border in order to buy …

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Western media accuse Turkey of censorship – Culture

ISTANBUL – Deutsche Welle (Dw) and Voice of America (Voa) have announced that they will not apply for the necessary license so that the Turkish edition of their websites can remain online, Turkish news site Duvar reports. The website said Dw and Voa would appeal the order or report it. …

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BBVA channels more than 70% of its sustainable funding through loans

Regarding activity in 2021BBVA channeled €35.4 billion in sustainable finance, split between different solutions for wholesale clients (corporate and institutional), corporate, retail clients and socially responsible investing. On the social level, BBVA includes business objectives related to this area with commitments that include inclusive infrastructure, in addition to the work …

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Egypt FM calls for an end to the Syrian political stalemate

CAIRO: Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi expressed his aspiration “to continue consultations with the American side on climate change issues in the coming period within the framework of the partnership between Egypt and the United States. United,” during a meeting with US Presidential Climate Envoy John Kerry. Egypt is hosting …

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A Turk doused his friend with acid while she slept because she had rejected his romantic advances

A Turkish man allegedly doused his friend with acid while she slept, leaving her blind and with horrible burns, because she had rejected his romantic advances. Mehmet Yildiz, 30, allegedly attacked Yasemin Uzuncelebi, 42, on October 5, 2021, as she slept in her home in Istanbul’s Avcilar district, leaving her …

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Coworking Spaces Market Growth USD 50150 Million by 2022-2028

Absolute Reports Pvt Ltd WeWork, Mix Pace, Krspace, Regus, Your Alley, Techspace Pune, 21 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — World Coworking space market The research report provides an overview of the global business analysis with key players operating in the industry and the future competitive scenario. The Coworking Space Market …

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UN experts found that Turkish Bayraktar drones in Libya were easily destroyed

Abdullah Bozkurt/Stockholm Bayraktar armed drones made by a Turkish defense contractor performed poorly on the ground and were an easy target for ground fire, UN investigators concluded last year. According to a report submitted to the UN Security Council by the Group of Experts on Libya on March 8, 2021, …

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Istanbul skyline: rickety wooden scaffolding destroying iconic mosque sparks fury on social media, World News

Turkish conglomerates are racing to add high-end apartment buildings and office towers to Istanbul’s fast-changing skyline, eyeing one of the world’s most profitable real estate markets for quick returns as that other parts of the economy suffer. But now a rickety wooden scaffolding is destroying the iconic Suleymaniye Mosque. This …

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The Sunday profile | Ilker Ayci: Waiting to take off

ON JULY 15, 2016, a faction of the Turkish military attempted to overthrow President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. By dawn on July 16, it was clear that the coup, one of the bloodiest in Turkish political history, had been repelled. But it has caused considerable collateral damage, in particular to the …

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Turkey could become the next narco-state in the Middle East

The assassination of Turkish Cypriot casino magnate Halil Falyali last week was the latest installment in Turkey’s underground wars against drug trafficking and illicit finance. Turkish mobster turned whistleblower Sedat Peker accused Falyali last year of being a key player in cocaine trafficking and colluding with Erkan Yildirim, the son …

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Turkish shipbreaking workers stop work amid wave of wildcat strikes

Shipbreaking workers on strike in Aliağa [Credit: @chdizmirsubesi Twitter] More than 1,500 workers working in shipbreaking yards in the western Turkish city of Izmir, in the Aliağa district, have been on strike since February 11, demanding wage increases and best conditions. Amid a wave of wildcat strikes this year in …

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Agriculture and industry take center stage as Gulf allocates $8 billion in funds to Turkey

Huge Gulf funds are considering possible investment opportunities in Turkey, from agriculture to tourism and industry. The funds, including those from Qatar, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Bahrain and Saudi Arabia, plan to invest around $8 billion (TL 109.07 billion) in the country this year. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s latest …

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‘I can express myself again’: why Turkey transfer is the perfect move for Mabil

Fresh off his Süper Lig debut with Turkish club Kasımpaşa, Socceroos winger Awer Mabil sat down to chat on the Socceroos podcast. In the candid chat, the 26-year-old revealed exactly why this transfer is the spark he needs to start playing again at club level, and how it could potentially …

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Turkey’s central bank keeps rate at 14% despite rising inflation

A logo of the Central Bank of Turkey is pictured at the entrance to its headquarters in Ankara, Turkey, October 15, 2021. REUTERS/Cagla Gurdogan Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ISTANBUL, Feb 17 (Reuters) – Turkey’s central bank kept its key rate at 14% for the second …

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Emirates News Agency – MOCCAE to cooperate with Turkish Ministry of Agriculture to develop agricultural sector

DUBAI, 16th February, 2022 (WAM) — The United Arab Emirates, represented by the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Turkey, represented by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry, to intensify cooperation in agriculture, rural development and the adoption of modern agricultural systems. The …

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ROLA real estate agency opens up business opportunities for African investors

CEO of Rola S Realty Agency Mrs. Rola Sultan Rola’s Realty Agency (RRA), a real estate agency in Ghana, has launched a promotion aimed at offering African investors the opportunity to own property in Turkey at affordable costs. The offer, according to RRA’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Madame Rola Sultan, …

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Centerra Gold 2021 Fourth Quarter and Year-End Results Conference Call and Webcast

Centerra Gold Inc. TORONTO, Feb. 15 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Centerra Gold Inc. (“Centerra” or the “Company”) (TSX: CG) (NYSE: CGAU) will host a conference call and webcast of its fourth quarter 2021 financial results and year-end trading at 9:00 a.m. EST on Friday, February 25, 2022. Results are expected …

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Tata Group appoints former Turkish Airlines Chairman Ilker Ayci as new Managing Director and CEO of Air India

The Tata Group has appointed Ilker Ayci – former chairman of Turkish Airlines – as managing director and CEO of Air India effective April 1 or earlier. The move is in line with the Tata Group’s plans to appoint an expatriate chief to run the airline it took over from …

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2022 Wheat Market Forecast: Prices Stabilize After 2021 Gains

IndexBox, Inc. In 2022, wheat price growth is expected to slow with robust supply and lower feed grain demand in the US and EU. World wheat production is expected to remain at the 2021 level of approx. 777 million tons. LOS ANGELES, Feb. 14 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — In …

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Antalya in Turkey becomes an expatriate paradise in the midst of a pandemic

Turkey’s Mediterranean province of Antalya, a tourism hub, also hosts a considerable number of expatriates who have chosen it as their new home. The number of foreigners settled in the province rose to 136,946 last year from 94,294 in 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic is said to have drawn more to …

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Al-Rushood: Approximate levels of KFH profits before Covid19

Kuwait Finance House (KFH) group acting CEO Abdulwahab Essa Al-Rushood said the group’s performance increased significantly in 2021. Profits were approaching 2019 levels before the spread of the Covid19 pandemic. Net profit in 2021 increased by 64% to KD 243 million compared to 2020. Al-Rushood said the subsidiaries’ contributions to …

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Turkey sends humanitarian aid to Afghanistan

NNA | Update: February 13, 2022 8:43 a.m. STI Ankara [Turkey]February 13 (ANI): A 45-car train carrying 921 tons of emergency goods left Turkey as humanitarian aid from 16 humanitarian groups for Afghanistan.It should reach Afghanistan via Iran and Turkmenistan. It is the second train to reach the conflict-torn country …

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Turkey lowers taxes on staple foods to tackle high inflation

Turkey’s president has announced a significant cut in taxes on basic food supplies as the country faces soaring inflation and widespread protests over eroding living standards Through Associated press ZEYNEP BILGINSOY February 12, 2022, 3:40 p.m. • 3 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article ISTANBUL — Turkey’s …

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Fitch downgrades Turkey’s debt amid soaring inflation

Fitch downgraded Turkey’s sovereign debt and delivered a scathing verdict on President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s plan to tackle soaring inflation. The international rating agency pushed the long-term debt rating deeper into undesirable territory, lowering it from BB- to B+, putting the G20 country on a par with Benin, Egypt, Turkmenistan, …

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Turkish tax takes the spirit out of the bar scene

Istanbul (AFP) – In a waterfront area of ​​Istanbul that once buzzed with life of cafes and pubs, there are now only empty tables after a nearly 50% hike in alcohol taxes. The tax is one of the biggest blows to alcohol consumption from a government often accused by its …

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Sydney rapper Trent ‘That Kid Kearve’ Pedrana devastated by Instagram hack just months after giving birth to daughter

It was a seemingly innocent text message, but it cost this young couple more than $50,000 and left them struggling to pay their daughter and their mortgage. A young couple have been left devastated after a hacker hijacked their business and demanded a ransom, leaving them struggling to pay their …

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Investments by American citizens in Turkish real estate increased by 115% in 2021

The number of US citizens buying real estate in Turkey increased by 115.2% in 2021 compared to the previous year, according to official data. The total number of home sales to foreigners increased by 43.5 percent in 2021 year-on-year to a total of 58,576, a report by Anadolu Agency (AA) …

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2021 REVENUES AMOUNTED TO €922.4 M

Thusday February 10, 2022 2021 TURNOVER TOTALS €922.4m Revenue up when comparing like for like Record net cash at €108.3m Confirmation of a significant drop in current operating income for 2021 AKWEL (FR0000053027, AKW, PEA eligible), an automotive and heavy goods vehicle equipment and system manufacturer specializing in fluid management …

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Real estate construction market 2022-2030, by main key company profiles – McDonald Development Co., Wood Partners, AvalonBay, Panattoni Development Co., SITE Centers, Trammell Crow Company

The Real Estate Construction Market report is a perfect basis for people who are looking for in-depth study and analysis of the Real Estate Construction Market. This report contains study and miscellaneous information which will help you to understand your niche and focus major market channels in the regional and …

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H5N1 bird flu appears in US poultry from Indiana turkey farm

Indiana animal health officials today reported an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N1 avian influenza in a turkey farm, marking the first occurrence of high-trajectory avian influenza in U.S. poultry since 2020 and following dozens of recent detections in waterfowl on the East Coast. The Indiana Board of Animal Health (IBAH) …

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Global White Cement Market Report 2022

The major players in the white cement market are Adana Cimento Sanayi TA S, Cementir Holding SPA, Cementos Portland Valderrivas S. A, Cemex SA B De C. V, Cimsa Cement Industry and Trade Inc., Federal White Cement Ltd. New York, 09 Feb. 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Reportlinker.com Announces Release of …

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Turkish doctors leave the country because of inflation

Turkish doctors are leaving en masse to escape the country’s inflation. Credit: William Neuheisel, CC BY-SA 2.0 Turkish doctors are emigrating from Turkey in unprecedented numbers due to the effects of inflation on the country. While inflation has severely affected Turkey’s economy, it has also had profound effects on the …

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How to Secure Breakthrough Media Coverage for Your Product or Service

Opinions expressed by Contractor the contributors are theirs. Getting PR for products and services has become a huge challenge. Communication channels have multiplied, publishers are struggling to stay alive and cutbacks have decimated journalists’ staff. Strategy is not enough. Execution is not enough. It takes the marriage of strategy and …

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Turkey Trot could be kicked out of Wrightsville Beach this year

Riders rush the Wrightsville Beach Loop during the 2019 Turkey Trot (Courtesy of Go Time, Pierce Productions) WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH — Cape Fear Habitat for Humanity’s annual turkey trot race will likely need to find new turf next Thanksgiving. The town of Wrightsville Beach looks set to deny its event request …

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Turkey to increase its share of transit trade

February 7, 2022 5:45 p.m. (UTC+04:00) 561 By Ibrahim Acar Turkish Foreign Economic Relations Council (DEIK) Chairman Nail Olpak said the country aims to increase its share of the transit trade pie, Yeni Shafak newspaper reported. “We have started collaborating with our Ministry of Commerce. We are continuing our negotiations …

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Currencies firm, but rising interest rate risks weigh on emerging market outlook

Feb 7 (Reuters) – Most emerging market currencies rose on Monday, taking support from a stable dollar, although a surprise jump in U.S. jobs data last week bolstered bets for a more aggressive Federal Reserve, casting a pall over the outlook for emerging assets. An index of emerging market currencies …

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Ghana’s real estate sector gets a boost…as Vaal Real Estate set to launch new residential project

Vaal Real Estates is set to launch its new residential project, Harmonia Residence, in Ghana. The project, located in the residential area of ​​Accra Airport, is part of an expansion plan which will see Vaal Real Estate develop another project in the second quarter of 2022. The launch, which will …

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Greece pushed back some 16,000 migrants in 2021

ANKARA Last year, the Turkish Coast Guard rescued 23,676 irregular migrants in the Aegean and Mediterranean Seas and 15,794 of them were returned by Greek authorities to Turkish waters. class=”cf”> In 2021, a total of 619 pushback incidents took place, according to data from the Turkish Coast Guard. Thousands of …

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BBVA stock: a Mexico-focused bank with a yield of 5.4% and 0.9 TBV

JJFarquitectos/iStock Editorial via Getty Images introduction The share price of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA) (hereafter simply “BBVA”) has barely moved since I published my previous article on this Spanish bank in May 2021. As there is now a greater clarity around the world on how the fallout from COVID …

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Turkey and Ukraine to co-produce TB2 drones

ANKARA — NATO member Turkey and its Black Sea ally Ukraine have agreed to co-produce an increasingly popular Turkish-made drone at a production site in Ukraine. A senior Ukrainian official said on February 3 that the two countries would sign a co-production agreement which would be ratified by the Turkish …

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CBRT and a group of companies discuss a converted lira deposit system for expatriates

Turkey’s central bank and one of the country’s main business associations, including its representatives from abroad, discussed on Friday the recently unveiled program to encourage expatriates to repatriate their savings to Turkey. The Governor of the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT), Şahap Kavcıoğlu, met virtually with Mahmut …

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Severe drought reduces wheat harvest in Turkey

ANKARA, TURKEY – Due to a severe drought, Turkey’s wheat production in 2021-22 fell by 2 million tons, to 16.25 million tons, according to a report by the Foreign Agricultural Service of the United States Department of Agriculture. agriculture (USDA). Looking to next year, precipitation levels from October to December …

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12 migrants found frozen to death, sparking diplomatic row between Turkey and Greece

By Isil Sariyuce and Joshua Berlinger, CNN Twelve migrants have been found dead in a small Turkish town near the border with Greece, officials said on Wednesday, a week after a rare winter storm blanketed both countries in snow. Turkish Interior Minister Suleyman Soylu said the dozen migrants froze to …

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Global Mandarin Market 2022: Turkey and China will increase their exports

Turkey and China, the main exporters in the global mandarin market, are expected to significantly increase their overseas supplies with rapidly expanding production in 2022. This year, productions in Turkey and China are expected to increase by 9% in year-on-year to reach 1.8 million tonnes and 12% y/y to 28 …

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bne IntelliNews – Turkey’s Minimum Wage Gap to Hunger Line ‘Almost Completely Disappeared’

The gap between Turkey’s minimum wage and the famine threshold has almost entirely disappeared amid the collapse of the Turkish lira and soaring inflation, according to a report compiled by the Confederation of Turkish Trade Unions (Turk- Is). The January Turk-Is Hunger and Poverty Line survey, originally reported by bianet, …

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Turkey sinks on corruption index as campaigners point to public tender system

ISTANBUL — When an exiled Turkish mafia boss brought a series of charges last year against government-linked figures, including murder and drug trafficking, his claims captivated the public. But months after posting the first of his videos online, Sedat Peker’s allegations have yet to be investigated by an official agency …

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Missionary Diary: Believing the Impossible in Turkey

Leanne* lives in Turkey, where she works for a missionary organization serving Syrian refugees. She has lived in other Muslim countries in the Middle East before and speaks Arabic and Turkish. We sat around a long table on New Years Eve 2021. One by one we shared something we had …

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Turkish crypto firm Bitci to open exchanges in Brazil and Spain – CEO

A representation of cryptocurrencies in this illustration taken January 24, 2022. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ISTANBUL, Jan 31 (Reuters) – Turkish blockchain technology firm Bitci aims to open a cryptocurrency trading platform in Brazil in February as part of an international expansion where …

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Turkey becomes the new Dubai in anti-India operations: Report: The Tribune India

Tribune press service New Delhi, January 30 Turkey is the new Dubai when it comes to influence operations against Kashmir, confirm security officials here who are now detecting attempts to expand its reach to cover Muslims on the Indian mainland and raising doubts on India’s foreign policy. Two intelligence reports …

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NATO urges Europe to diversify energy supply amid standoff with Russia

Concerned about Europe’s energy vulnerability, the NATO chief said on Sunday that the continent needed to diversify its energy supplies. Britain has warned it is “highly likely” that Russia, a major natural gas supplier, wants to invade Ukraine. Russia has massed some 120,000 troops near its neighbor and demanded that …

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Dollar set to see biggest weekly rise in 7 months on rate bets

The dollar consolidated its gains on Friday and was on course for its biggest weekly gain in seven months against other major currencies as markets priced a year ahead of aggressive U.S. interest rate hikes. Money markets have priced in a rate hike of 28.5 basis points in March and …

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One of Istanbul’s oldest districts, Kadıköy offers modern apartments

Covering two different continents, Istanbul is a unique city in which each neighborhood has its own culture and charm. The Kadıköy district was one of the first settlements on the peaceful Asian side of the city and is today recognized as one of the “the coolest neighborhoods in the world.” …

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Madison leads archery turkey harvest

Madison County had the most successful archery turkey harvest this year, according to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Getty Images ALTON — Madison County had the most successful archery turkey harvest this year, according to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. Illinois Hunters harvested a total of 683 wild …

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Azerbaijani oil fund places $1.1 billion deposit in Turkey’s central bank

The State Oil Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ) has placed a deposit account of one billion euros ($1.1 billion) with the Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT), the Azerbaijani news agency Trend reported on Friday. The deposit is for a period of six months, according to …

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Turkey’s central bank raises end-of-year inflation forecast

(MENAFN-IANS) Ankara, Jan 28 (IANS) Turkey’s central bank has raised its end-of-year inflation forecast for 2022 to 23.2% from 11.8% in its previous report. At the meeting to present the bank’s first quarterly inflation report of the year, Turkey’s central bank governor Sahap Kavcioglu highlighted rising international food prices, as …

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ASIA/TURKEY – Erdogan confirms: new regulations and new elections for the Foundations of non-Muslim communities

ASIA/TURKEY – Erdogan confirms: new regulations and new elections for the Foundations of non-Muslim communities agos.com Ankara (Agenzia Fides) – The process of publishing new operating rules for Turkish foundations linked to non-Muslim communities is almost complete, which will soon allow these organizations to renew their governing bodies after eight …

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UAE cracks down on funding banned weapons to avoid dirty money list – Middle East Monitor

The United Arab Emirates said on Wednesday it was assessing the risks of funds for banned weapons being funneled through the regional shopping and mall, as part of its effort to avoid creating a money watch list dirty before an exam in March, Reuters reports. The UAE and the Financial …

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Infographic: Displaced Syrians face winter’s wrath | New infographics

Harsh winter conditions have deepened the poverty of millions of displaced people in northwestern Syria. Over the past week, a snowstorm across Syria and neighboring countries has left millions of displaced Syrians in danger of frost and killed at least three children. In the North West Province, people tried to …

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Countries with the Best High Net Worth Citizenship Programs

Which countries offer some of the best citizenship programs? This is a multi-layered question. From an analysis of the costs, the benefits provided, the visa approval time and the procedures involved, some countries in the world are known for their citizenship programs. So, in this blog below, we will unveil …

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Snow blankets Greece and Turkey as wild weather system creates rare ‘snownado’

Story by Pedram Javaheri and Robert Shackelford of Reuters and CNN Weather A rare and severe snowstorm blanketed parts of Greece and Turkey, causing chaos on the streets of major cities and forcing the evacuation of thousands of people. Storm Elpida swept across Greece on Monday, blanketing Athens in heavy …

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Everything you need to know before trading Tadawul today

ANKARA: Following Iran’s decision to cut off gas flows to Turkey last week, Ankara began ordering gas-fired power plants to cut their gas consumption by 40% from Monday. This sudden decision highlighted the need to diversify energy suppliers for the country. Households, schools and hospitals are, for the time being, …

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EMEA Daily: Google receives backlash over cookies

In today’s major news from Europe, the Middle East and Africa, most EU websites verified by a consumer protection agency cast doubt on the reliability of reviews, and a group of German publishers calls on the EU to stop Google’s plan to end the use of third-party cookies. . Additionally, …

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Turkey sees an increase in the number of properties purchased by K…

(MENAFN – Trends News Agency) BAKU, Azerbaijan, January 23 Tendency: The number of real estate facilities purchased by Kazakh citizens in Turkey in 2021 has increased, Trend reports citing Turkey’s General Directorate of Land Registry and Cadastre (TKGM). According to TKGM, that figure reached 2,090, up 319 on a yearly …

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Alarming xenophobic trend on the rise in Turkey

ANKARA: Amid alarming reports of Syrian refugee killings in Turkey, the trend of violence and the safety of foreigners have become a cause for concern in the country, where refugees were once welcomed with open arms. The country’s economic difficulties, with high unemployment rates and a decline in purchasing power …

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DEWA commissions 16 substations worth MAD 3 billion in 2021

Dubai: The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) inaugurated 16 new substations in 2021. These include fourteen 132 kV stations with a conversion capacity of 2,100 megavolt amperes and two 400 kV stations with a capacity of conversion of 4,000 megavolt amperes in the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar …

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Turkey will see inflation rate peak at around 40% in 2022, says finance minister

Ankara: Turkish Finance Minister Nureddin Nebati has told economists that he expects the inflation rate to peak at around 40% in the coming months and not exceed 50% this year, according to attendees. Nebati provided his most detailed outlook yet on consumer prices in 2022 at a meeting with 60 …

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HSBC-supported sustainability-themed accelerator program in the UAE launches its fourth edition

The C3 Impact Accelerator program, a social enterprise based in the United Arab Emirates supporting entrepreneurs from the Middle East, Africa and Turkey and backed by Europe’s second largest bank HSBC, has announced the launch of its fourth edition which targets those who contribute to at least one of the …

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Reduced proposed wild turkey fall season

It’s no surprise that biologists at the Ohio Division of Wildlife (DOW) have recommended a reduction in the wild turkey hunting season to fall. The proposal to cut the season by three weeks will be presented to the Ohio Wildlife Council on March 24 for approval. Under the proposal, the …

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Turkish industry warns of falling production as Iran shuts off gas flow

Industry representatives have warned production will be hit as Turkey has ordered industrial sites and power plants to reduce gas use and also said it would have to cut power supplies after the neighboring Iran has temporarily suspended natural gas flows. The timing of the shutdown adds to the woes, …

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Approval of the Law Exempting Deposits Converted into Turkish Liras from Corporate Tax

A law approved by Turkey’s parliament on Thursday offers a corporate tax exemption on gains on deposits of funds converted into Turkish lira from foreign currencies, in a further step to support the country’s currency. By law, interest and profits earned on accounts converted to lira with a maturity of …

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Which world capitals are overlooked by investors? Investment Monitor

Ottawa has many positive attributes, so why do investors tend to favor cities like Toronto or Vancouver over Canada’s capital? (Photo by Iryna Tolmachova/Shutterstock) Essentially, the very words “capital” emphasize the central role that a place plays in its country. A capital should be a hub for many industries and …

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Live News: US jobless claims hit three-month high as Omicron weighs in

United Airlines has reduced its planned flight capacity for 2022 after the latest wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, caused by the Omicron variant, hit consumer demand. The carrier said in its fourth quarter earnings release that 2022 started with a reduced flight slate. Planned capacity increases will be delayed until …

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Oil hits new seven-year high on demand resurgence outlook

(Bloomberg) — Oil rose to its highest level since October 2014 as the International Energy Agency said the market appeared to be tighter than previously thought, with demand resisting the omicron. Bloomberg’s Most Read New York futures closed 1.8% higher on Wednesday, with the IEA saying in a report that …

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“The Turkish lira/USD exchange rate has helped us to be aggressive while exporting”

Turkish apples are doing very well in the Indian market. Demand was so strong that the export season had to start earlier than usual. It could also cause the season to end earlier, which could lead to higher prices when supplies run out. According to Alper Kerim, owner of Turkish …

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Austin mayor calls for $500 million bond to help ease housing crisis

(Bloomberg) – Austin Mayor Steve Adler wants the Texas city to borrow up to half a billion dollars to help create more affordable housing as soaring home prices threaten crowd out the middle class. Bloomberg’s Most Read “It’s our existential challenge right now,” Adler said in an interview outside his …

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Turkey rescues over 70 migrants in the Aegean Sea – General News

(ANSAmed) – ISTANBUL, JANUARY 18 – The Turkish Coast Guard rescued 73 migrants overnight from Monday to Tuesday who were trying to reach the Greek islands from the Turkish coast on the Aegean Sea. Anadolu news agency reported that in response to sightings of boats full of migrants having difficulty …

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Rain Raises $110M in Series B Funding Co-Led by Paradigm and Kleiner Perkins

Rain Raises $110M in Series B Funding Co-Led by Paradigm and Kleiner Perkins News • January 18, 2022 Edit Bahrain-based cryptocurrency exchange Rain has raised $110 million in its Series B funding round co-led by Paradigm and Kleiner Perkins with participation from Coinbase Ventures, Global Founders Capital, MEVP , Cadenza …

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Turkey defies European deadline to release Osman Kavala from prison | Human Rights News

The Council of Europe has reportedly called for the jailed businessman and philanthropist to be released by February 2. A Turkish court has extended the detention of civil society leader Osman Kavala, ignoring a deadline set by Europe’s top human rights body to release him, in a case that has …

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Effects of Precedents on Proposed Mergers and Acquisitions – Corporate/Commercial Law

To print this article, all you need to do is be registered or log in to Mondaq.com. INTRODUCTION In the case of merger and acquisition transactions (“Transaction”), the signing of an agreement and the completion of the Transaction generally occur at separate times. As such, the parties may bind the …

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Camel wrestling in Turkey: animal rights activists slam the festival

(Reuters) — A traditional camel wrestling festival in western Turkey that attracts thousands of people each year draws criticism from animal rights activists who say large ruminants are abused and injured during the event. The 40th International Camel Wrestling Festival was held in Selçuk in the Aegean province of Izmir …

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Dubai DET and HSBC sign Memorandum of Understanding to underscore dDubai’s position as a global livability hub

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates: Dubai’s Department of Economy and Tourism (DET) and HSBC Bank Middle East have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), paving the way for increased cooperation to further strengthen Dubai’s position as a global quality of life destination. The MoU was signed by Issam Kazim, Managing Director …

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Report turkey flocks to aid in research | Connect FM | Local news radio

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – The Game Commission is asking for the public’s help in finding turkeys to trap for current and new turkey projects. The agency encourages Pennsylvanians to report the location of any flock of turkeys they see by March 15. Information is collected online at https://pgcdatacollection.pa.gov/TurkeyBroodSurvey. Visitors to this …

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Armenians born and raised in Lebanon still master the Turkish language

By a geographical whim of fate, most Armenians who have lived in Lebanon for three generations can still speak fluent Turkish, a language they learned from their parents from the cradle. Turks may come across Armenians walking through the streets of Beirut and end up chatting with them in Turkish. …

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Wildcat strike in Çimsataş challenges company, Turkish police and unions

Striking Çimsataş workers [Credit: @GazeteDavul on Twitter] The wildcat strike by metalworkers at the Çimsataş plant in Mersin has been going on since Wednesday, defying efforts by the company, the state and the Birleşik Metal-İş union to end the strike. Hundreds of workers halted production on Wednesday, rejecting a sellout …

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Halkbank lawsuits stayed pending U.S. Supreme Court appeal

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) – A U.S. appeals court has stayed the federal government’s lawsuit against Turkish state lender Halkbank for allegedly helping Iran evade U.S. sanctions while the bank appeals to the U.S. Supreme Court. United. Friday’s order from the 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in …

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Albaraka Türk Katilim Bankasi: 13.01.2022 Currency protected TL participation account via digital channels in Albaraka!

Press release January 13, 2022 THE OPPORTUNITY TO OPEN A “CURRENCY PROTECTED TRIAL PARTICIPATION ACCOUNT” THROUGH DIGITAL CHANNELS IN ALBARAKA Turkey’s first participation bank, Albaraka Türk, offers its customers the opportunity to open a “currency-protected TRY participation account” through digital channels. Bank customers will continue to receive dividends by opening …

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Insights family spans Argentina, Turkey, South Africa and Saudi Arabia – ToyNews

The Insights Family, the market intelligence specialist for children and families, has launched its service in four new international markets. As of January 1, 2022, the company started interviewing children (3-18 years old) and parents in Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Argentina and South Africa. This will allow the company to expand …

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Meet Acun Ilicali – Turkish Simon Cowell who’s here to bring the X Factor back to Hull City

Acun Ilicali had barely settled down on the white leather sofa in the 10th-floor living room of the Four Seasons Hotel in London when he suddenly began to sing. “We sing for England… En-ger-land! »Chanted the new owner of Hull City. “Catch me if you can, because I’m the man …

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Rwandan companies seek to diversify into new foreign markets | The new times

A delegation of 56 Rwandan business leaders visited the Central African Republic (CAR) last April and soon after formed a company, Investissement Futur de l’Afrique (IFA) Ltd, as they sought to exploit the opportunities there. The company sets up a management structure, acquires office space and undertakes to start operations …

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Erdogan vows to bring Turkish inflation under control as skepticism grows

Turkish Lira banknotes are pictured at an exchange office in Istanbul, Turkey on August 13, 2018. REUTERS / Murad Sezer Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register After falling 44% last year, the pound is stable last week World Bank predicts 2% GDP growth in 2022.3% next …

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Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® announces 35 new members in 2021 – RISMedia

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE) has expanded its presence with the addition of 35 new member firms in 16 countries in 2021, the company announced. In total, LeadingRE now has 550 member companies, with more than 150,000 sales associates in 70 countries around the world. The most …

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Turkey’s economic woes hurt Erdogan – Polls | World news

ISTANBUL (Reuters) – More and more Turks now believe an opposition alliance is better suited than President Tayyip Erdogan and his ruling AKP party (AKP) to end the economic turmoil that has engulfed their country, according to a series of opinion polls released this month. Under pressure from Erdogan and …

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Corporate Deposits Included in Turkish Lira Protection Regime

Turkey has included companies’ currency and gold deposit accounts converted to Turkish lira in a program that protects local currency savings against exchange rate volatility, the Official Gazette said on Tuesday. Dollars, euros, pounds or gold in companies’ deposit accounts at the end of 2021 could be converted to lira …

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Customs enforcement teams seized Lit 7.7 billion in contraband goods last year

Trade Minister Mehmet Muş said they smuggled 2021 billion TL 76 million in smuggled goods in 7, an increase of 749% from the previous year, and said: “ A significant portion of the contraband that we have seized consists of narcotics. .” noted. In his speech at the “2021 anti-smuggling …

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Pennsylvania Renaissance Faire sues over COVID-19 funds for entertainment venues

The pandemic has wreaked financial havoc on many businesses, including a popular Elizabethan festival that brings together 200,000 revelers in the Lancaster area for weekends of beer tasting, jousting and honoring the Queen. The Pennsylvania Renaissance Outdoor Faire – which claims its revenues have fallen more than 70% at one …

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Kazakhstan: Spotlight on the link between Turkish radicals and Afghan-Pakistani ultras

The role of Turkish radicals and their links with extremists based in the Af-Pak region have been examined for their alleged role in fueling riots and terrorist attacks in Kazakhstan. Turkey has been an economic player and investor in Central Asia, including Kazakhstan, for decades and radicals from Turkey may …

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