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Turkey opens bridge between continents

Turkey opens one of the world's biggest suspension bridges on Friday, creating a new link between two continents with the latest megaproject in a $200 billion building spree that President Tayyip Erdogan hopes will secure his place in histor

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Turkey wealth fund to finance logistics projects

Turkey’s new national wealth fund will finance projects including airports, seaports, roads and railroads across the country, a senior government official was quoted as saying in a Gulf Times report. The fund, which

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Turkish-backed rebels enter IS-held Syrian town

Turkish-backed Syrian rebels entered the Islamic State-held town of Jarablus in northern Syria on Wednesday in an operation supported by Turkish tanks, special forces units and US-led coalition warplanes, rebel sources said. A reb

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Turkey looks to Gulf nations to support tourism

In the lead up the Eid Al Adha holidays in September, the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism is looking to visitors from Gulf countries to offset the recent slump in the nation’s tourist numbers. Tourism is a critical s

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Turkey in talks to build $3bn power plant in Iran

Turkey’s Unit International plans to invest $3 billion on the construction of a 5,000-megawatt power plant in Iran, a report said. Unal Aysal, chairman of the Belgium-based energy firm, has concluded talks with Iran's En

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Al-Falih, energy leaders to attend Istanbul congress

Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources Khalid Al-Falih and Saudi Aramco CEO Amin Nasser will speak at the World Energy Congress to be held in Istanbul, Turkey, in October. The World Energy Congress,

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Child suicide bomber kills 51 at wedding: Turkey

A suicide bomber aged between 12 and 14 carried out the attack on a wedding party in the Turkish city of Gaziantep on Saturday that killed at least 51 people, the president said. The attack was the deadliest in a series of bombing

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Iraq to raise flows on Turkey pipeline to 150,000 bpd

 Iraq plans to double the volume of crude it pumps via a pipeline to Turkey to its normal rate of 150,000 barrels per day (bpd) next week, an official at state-run North Oil Company said.   The company, whic

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Bombing at wedding in southern Turkey kills 50

At least 50 people were killed on Saturday when a suspected suicide bomber detonated his explosives among people dancing on the street at a wedding party in the southern Turkish city of Gaziantep, the local governor's office said.

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22 killed in suicide bomb attack at Turkish wedding

Twenty-two people were killed and 94 wounded when a suspected suicide bomber targeted a wedding celebration in the Turkish city of Gaziantep on Saturday, adding to a surge in violence this week in the mainly Kurdish southeast. Amb

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