• Turkish firm enters world’s leading cybersecurity list

    Turkish tech firm Kron on thursday was listed as a leader in the field of cybersecurity, according to the latest report of a major international research and advisory company. Kron is the first and only Turkish firm recognized as a leading Privileged Access Management (PAM) solutions company on the list, published by US-based firm Gartner, in the most recent Magic Quadrant for PAM. The report, which is updated every two years, globally evaluates all companies Read More

  • Turkey: Indigenous electric train to serve by year-end

    Maximum operational speed of first Turkish-made electric train to be 160 km/h (99.4mi/h) First Turkish-made electric train, with its tests to be conducted on Aug. 30, will start serving before the end of this year, transport and infrastructure minister said on Monday.  “Aluminum body production, painting, sandblasting tests of the train set were put into operation in 2019,” Adil Karaismailoglu said during his visit to the Turkish Wagon Industry (TUVASAS) plant in the country’s northwestern Read More

  • Turkey: Recoveries rise, number of ICU patients drops

    Turkey’s number of ICU and ventilator patients drop, and a total of 73,285 people have recovered so far from the novel coronavirus in Turkey, including 5,119 registered on Tuesday, the country’s health minister said. The death toll from the pandemic rose to 3,520 as Turkey saw 59 more deaths in the past 24 hours, Fahrettin Koca said on Twitter. The country recorded 1,832 new cases, bringing the tally to 129,491, he added. Also, over 33,283 Read More

  • Amsterdam Modest Fashion Week Designers and Brands round up

    Amsterdam Modest Fashion Week (AMFW) organized by Think Fashion (led by Franka Soeria & Ozlem Sahin) has set the new mark for Modest Fashion Weeks series. It has shown the beauty of European modest fashion scene. The 6th official event, which was held in PTA, Amsterdam from 14-16 December has successfully showcasing the works of modest fashion designers/brands from 20 countries.  Here is the recap of AMFW fashion shows! Mizalle from Turkey presents wearable look that are light, easy to mix and match Read More

  • MODEST FASHION WEEK IS COMING TO AMSTERDAM SOON!

    Amsterdam will be the host of Modest Fashion Stars from all around the world. Modest Fashion Weeks is a recurring international fashion week targeting the modest fashion industry and market; a booming multi-billion market and hugely popular female led movement in the creative industry, fashion and art. In the last 3 years Modest Fashion weeks have been met with tremendous success worldwide. From a startup run by two young female entrepreneurs from Istanbul and Jakarta, they Read More

  • Fitch Ratings upgrades Turkish banks’ outlooks

    Credit ratings agency Fitch has upgraded the outlooks of 20 Turkish banks to stable from negative. The move follows a similar upgrade of the outlook on Turkey’s long-term issuer default ratings to stable from negative on Nov. 1, Fitch said in a statement on Tuesday. Fitch also affirmed the ratings of those banks’ financial subsidiaries driven by institutional support, while revising their outlooks to stable. “The actions reflect reduced downside risks to the sovereign’s ability Read More

  • New mega-Istanbul airport hosts 5.2M passengers in May

    The new mega-Istanbul Airport hosted 5.2 million passengers in May, a 10.5% increase compared to the first quarter of this year. The airport welcomed 4.7 million passengers and 29,492 planes in the January-April period. The total number of flights increased by 21% compared to the first quarter of this year. The airport hosted nearly 10 million passengers in the first five months of the year. Nearly 75% of total passengers – over 7.4 million — Read More

  • Turkey first NATO member to sign for S-400s: Tech chief

    Russia ‘ready to cooperate’ if Turkey wants to buy Su-57 fighter jets, says Head of Russian state-run tech corporation Turkey is the first NATO country to sign a contract for the Russian S-400 missile defense system, the head of a Russian state-owned umbrella company for export-oriented defense and civilian industries said on Thursday.  Despite unprecedented pressure regarding the S-400 deal, Turkey continues holding a very direct and consistent position regarding implementation of all the contract Read More

  • One Turkish club to advance to EuroLeague Final

    Semifinal match to be played between two clubs from Turkey for first time ever, following Anadolu Efes win For the first time in history, two Turkish clubs will play against each other in a Turkish Airlines EuroLeague basketball tournament Final Four match, guaranteeing a spot in the final match for a Turkish team. Turkey’s Anadolu Efes defeated Spain’s Barcelona Lassa 80-71 on Wednesday, advancing the club to the Final Four for the first time since Read More

  • Turkish jets hit PKK terror targets in northern Iraq

    Turkish airstrikes on Friday hit PKK terrorist targets in northern Iraq, according to the National Defense Ministry The Turkish jets destroyed weapon positions, shelters, and ammunition depots used by PKK terrorists in the Metina region, the ministry said in a statement. In its more than 30-year terror campaign against Turkey, the PKK — listed as a terrorist organization by Turkey, the U.S. and the EU — has been responsible for the deaths of nearly 40,000 Read More

Turkish firm enters world’s leading cybersecurity list

9 August 2020 0

Turkish tech firm Kron on thursday was listed as a leader in the field of cybersecurity, according to the latest report of a major international research and advisory company. Kron is the first and only Turkish firm recognized as a leading Privileged Access Management (PAM) solutions company on the list, published by US-based firm Gartner, in the most recent Magic Quadrant for PAM. The report, which is updated every two years, globally evaluates all companies Read More

Turkey: Indigenous electric train to serve by year-end

15 June 2020 0

Maximum operational speed of first Turkish-made electric train to be 160 km/h (99.4mi/h) First Turkish-made electric train, with its tests to be conducted on Aug. 30, will start serving before the end of this year, transport and infrastructure minister said on Monday.  “Aluminum body production, painting, sandblasting tests of the train set were put into operation in 2019,” Adil Karaismailoglu said during his visit to the Turkish Wagon Industry (TUVASAS) plant in the country’s northwestern Read More

Turkey: Recoveries rise, number of ICU patients drops

6 May 2020 0

Turkey’s number of ICU and ventilator patients drop, and a total of 73,285 people have recovered so far from the novel coronavirus in Turkey, including 5,119 registered on Tuesday, the country’s health minister said. The death toll from the pandemic rose to 3,520 as Turkey saw 59 more deaths in the past 24 hours, Fahrettin Koca said on Twitter. The country recorded 1,832 new cases, bringing the tally to 129,491, he added. Also, over 33,283 Read More

Amsterdam Modest Fashion Week Designers and Brands round up

31 December 2019 0

Amsterdam Modest Fashion Week (AMFW) organized by Think Fashion (led by Franka Soeria & Ozlem Sahin) has set the new mark for Modest Fashion Weeks series. It has shown the beauty of European modest fashion scene. The 6th official event, which was held in PTA, Amsterdam from 14-16 December has successfully showcasing the works of modest fashion designers/brands from 20 countries.  Here is the recap of AMFW fashion shows! Mizalle from Turkey presents wearable look that are light, easy to mix and match Read More

MODEST FASHION WEEK IS COMING TO AMSTERDAM SOON!

11 December 2019 0

Amsterdam will be the host of Modest Fashion Stars from all around the world. Modest Fashion Weeks is a recurring international fashion week targeting the modest fashion industry and market; a booming multi-billion market and hugely popular female led movement in the creative industry, fashion and art. In the last 3 years Modest Fashion weeks have been met with tremendous success worldwide. From a startup run by two young female entrepreneurs from Istanbul and Jakarta, they Read More

Fitch Ratings upgrades Turkish banks’ outlooks

12 November 2019 0

Credit ratings agency Fitch has upgraded the outlooks of 20 Turkish banks to stable from negative. The move follows a similar upgrade of the outlook on Turkey’s long-term issuer default ratings to stable from negative on Nov. 1, Fitch said in a statement on Tuesday. Fitch also affirmed the ratings of those banks’ financial subsidiaries driven by institutional support, while revising their outlooks to stable. “The actions reflect reduced downside risks to the sovereign’s ability Read More

New mega-Istanbul airport hosts 5.2M passengers in May

7 June 2019 0

The new mega-Istanbul Airport hosted 5.2 million passengers in May, a 10.5% increase compared to the first quarter of this year. The airport welcomed 4.7 million passengers and 29,492 planes in the January-April period. The total number of flights increased by 21% compared to the first quarter of this year. The airport hosted nearly 10 million passengers in the first five months of the year. Nearly 75% of total passengers – over 7.4 million — Read More

Turkey first NATO member to sign for S-400s: Tech chief

3 May 2019 0

Russia ‘ready to cooperate’ if Turkey wants to buy Su-57 fighter jets, says Head of Russian state-run tech corporation Turkey is the first NATO country to sign a contract for the Russian S-400 missile defense system, the head of a Russian state-owned umbrella company for export-oriented defense and civilian industries said on Thursday.  Despite unprecedented pressure regarding the S-400 deal, Turkey continues holding a very direct and consistent position regarding implementation of all the contract Read More

 

 

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