Tag: Istanbul

Rwanda opens Consulate and RDB liaison office in Istanbul

Rwanda opens Consulate and RDB liaison office in Istanbul

editor editor- September 19, 2011 05:54 0

(eTN) - Diplomatic and business ties between Turkey and Rwanda are bound to benefit from the opening of a Consulate in Istanbul earlier in the ... Read More

Turkish traveling tales

Turkish traveling tales

editor editor- August 4, 2011 00:26 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey - After a few days checking out air fares from New York to Turkey, I grabbed a relatively inexpensive flight from JFK to ... Read More

TourCrafters offers affordable package to Istanbul

TourCrafters offers affordable package to Istanbul

editor editor- September 29, 2010 03:17 0

LIBERTYVILLE, IL - One of 2010’s hottest destinations is fabulous Istanbul, the city that’s half in Europe, half in Asia. But air fare alone to ... Read More

Turkey Tourism has a new ally

Turkey Tourism has a new ally

editor editor- September 11, 2010 03:32 0

(eTN) - When Turkey is not picking a fight with Greece, it certainly is doing a good job in making friends in order to advance ... Read More

Turkish Airlines commences operations between Istanbul and Dar es Salaam

Turkish Airlines commences operations between Istanbul and Dar es Salaam

editor editor- June 18, 2010 01:31 0

(eTN) The inaugural flight between Istanbul and Dar es Salaam’s Julius Nyerere International Airport took place earlier in the week, marking the first time a ... Read More

Turkish Airlines to commence Entebbe flights

Turkish Airlines to commence Entebbe flights

editor editor- April 1, 2010 04:34 0

Confirmation was at last received from Turkish Airlines that they intend to commence flights between Istanbul and Entebbe by the middle of this year, apparently ... Read More

Turkish Airlines connects Bologna with Istanbul

Turkish Airlines connects Bologna with Istanbul

editor editor- March 4, 2010 03:39 0

On March 1, 2010, Turkish Airlines will inaugurate a daily air service with Istanbul from Bologna the capital city of the Emilia Romagna region in ... Read More

As crisis takes its toll, hotels in Turkey dismiss general managers

As crisis takes its toll, hotels in Turkey dismiss general managers

editor editor- September 17, 2009 05:13 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - Professional Hotel Managers Association (POYD) president Volkan Şimşek, who is also the general coordinator for Majesty Hotels, has said that many ... Read More

Flood hits Istanbul tourist hub

Flood hits Istanbul tourist hub

editor editor- September 14, 2009 06:24 0

The Turkish government is assuring international visitors that Istanbul’s major tourism and business districts – including the “Old Istanbul” neighborhood known as Sultanahmet, where the ... Read More

Istanbul’s Midtown Hotel receives ISO Quality Certificates

Istanbul’s Midtown Hotel receives ISO Quality Certificates

editor editor- August 11, 2009 03:42 0

Midtown Hotel, which hosts the first planned urban transformation project of Istanbul with its modern and innovative service concept and which is situated on the ... Read More

Codeshare agreement expands between JAL and Air France

editor editor- June 30, 2009 06:29 0

Japan Airlines (JAL) will expand its codeshare network with Air France (AF) that currently connects Japan to 11 other destinations in Europe via Paris. Read More

Turkey’s outstanding new facilities to be promoted at IMEX 2009

Turkey’s outstanding new facilities to be promoted at IMEX 2009

editor editor- May 8, 2009 02:52 0

Istanbul’s congress valley is expanding with some amazing new developments that will open in October 2009. Read More

İstanbul is now 8000 years old

İstanbul is now 8000 years old

editor editor- January 20, 2009 11:34 0

It's all started with the project of the century: a mission to connect two continents with a $2.6bn rail-tunnel running deep beneath the Bosphorus Straits. Read More

Transit passengers tour Istanbul while waiting for flights

Transit passengers tour Istanbul while waiting for flights

editor editor- January 8, 2009 08:55 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - Turkish Airlines' (THY) transit passengers, who come from abroad and change flights in Istanbul, can tour the city instead of waiting ... Read More

Skal world president receives special award

Skal world president receives special award

editor editor- October 28, 2008 01:59 0

The 11th Annual Skålite "Quality in Tourism" Awards were presented by the President of Skål International Istanbul, Kemal Ozyigit in the presence of the Deputy ... Read More

Turkish Airlines adds more destinations, as Stockholm becomes key market

Turkish Airlines adds more destinations, as Stockholm becomes key market

editor editor- September 4, 2008 02:48 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - Turkish Airlines is rapidly expanding its number of departures to Stockholm. It will offer two flights from Turkey and back on ... Read More

Istanbul double bombing kills 15, injures 154

Istanbul double bombing kills 15, injures 154

editor editor- July 28, 2008 04:53 0

Istanbul, Turkey — Two bombs exploded in Istanbul overnight, leaving at least 15 people dead and 154 others wounded, officials announced. Read More

Turkey to play key role in cruise tourism

Turkey to play key role in cruise tourism

editor editor- July 25, 2008 03:52 0

The annual average number of cruise travelers from the United States to Turkey is about 11 million, while the annual average number of those from ... Read More

Turkey, not Spain, is Brit’s top vacation spot

Turkey, not Spain, is Brit’s top vacation spot

editor editor- July 24, 2008 07:11 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - For the first time in 40 years Spain is no longer the most popular destination for British summer holidays, if latest ... Read More

Turkey’s brand under attack

Turkey’s brand under attack

editor editor- July 10, 2008 07:52 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - The shootout near the US consulate here yesterday is another obstacle in the country's long journey to be perceived as a ... Read More

Turkey attracts more foreign visitors

Turkey attracts more foreign visitors

editor editor- July 8, 2008 10:09 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - Turkey has seen a significant increase in the number of foreign visitors in the last year, new figures have revealed. Read More

Turkish Airlines reports 260% profit increase

Turkish Airlines reports 260% profit increase

editor editor- June 4, 2008 09:37 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) – In the days when airlines are hardly staying in business because of skyrocketing fuel prices, one airline seems to have figured ... Read More

More Middle East flights for Delta

More Middle East flights for Delta

editor editor- May 27, 2008 06:48 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - Delta Air Lines is to launch new nonstop services from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to Kuwait beginning November 7, 2008. Read More

Ultimate Luxury Hotel opens in Antalya, will have more luxury than Burj al-Arab.

Ultimate Luxury Hotel opens in Antalya, will have more luxury than Burj al-Arab.

editor editor- May 5, 2008 10:19 0

ISTANBUL, Turkey (eTN) - A hotel being constructed by an Azeri businessman is expected to re-define the concept of luxury in hotels throughout the globe. ... Read More

Turkey eyes Scandinavian market

Turkey eyes Scandinavian market

editor editor- April 15, 2008 11:24 0

Istanbul, Turkey (eTN) - Representatives of Turkey’s tourism sector have expressed their desire to tap the Scandinavian market. This development comes following Turkey’s successful participation ... Read More

Turkish Airlines is a ‘star’

Turkish Airlines is a ‘star’

editor editor- April 3, 2008 15:10 0

Istanbul, Turkey (eTN)- Turkish Airlines has become the latest member of the global airline network Star Alliance. In a ceremony held earlier in the week, ... Read More

Turkish airlines add new destinations

editor editor- January 22, 2008 08:26 0

Istanbul, Turkey (eTN) - Turkish Airlines (THY) will add 11 new international flight destinations within 2008. THY will start direct flights to Toronto (Canada), Washington ... Read More

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