Under the Healthy Tourism Certification Program, the number of certified hotels in Turkey, which numbered 22 on 8 June, increased to 81 in just five days, and 321 more hotels are waiting to be certified. While Antalya ranks first in Turkey in this regard with 31 certified hotels and 149 applications,six hotels in Ankara, namely,
Having started generating electricity last month, Veysel Eroğlu Dam, the 70-year dream of Turkey, is expected to provide Turkey with considerable strategic power and to contribute 2.8 billion lira to the Turkish economy. Veysel Eroğlu (llısu) Dam, which is among the most significant projects of the Republic of Turkey, serving the provinces of Mardin, Diyarbakır,
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stated that Ilısu Dam was to be renamed Veysel Eroğlu Dam, after the former Minister of Forestry and Water Affairs. He noted that leaving behind works that will earn the prayers of the public is a matter of destiny, and said: “We see it as our greatest success to have brought
In 2019, Turkey returned from the brink of a contraction in the economy. As the risks increased, domestic demand shrank and unemployment climbed in 2019, leading Turkey’s giant groups to reduce their growth targets and to tie their hopes on 2020 for new attempts. Although 2020 started well beyond expectations, however, all the balances were
The engines being produced indigenously for the Turkish Armed Forces will be made ready in the course of this year, and will start to be used in 6×6 and 8×8 armored land vehicles next year. Nail Kurt, General Manager and CEO of FNSS, said: “It seems that an engine with 450 HP at first and
President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan said: “Ilısu Dam, which is Turkey’s fourth largest dam with a total installed power of 1,200 megawatts, and the second largest dam in terms of fill volume, is the number one dam in the world in the concrete-coated rockfill dam category. President Erdoğan attended the Commissioning Ceremony of the 1st Turbine
The first turbine of Ilısu Dam, which cost 18 billion lira, including the expense of providing protection to cultural assets, will enter into service today. The first of the six turbines of Ilısu Dam, as one of Turkey’s largest electricity generation projects, is being commissioned on 19 May, Commemorating the Atatürk Youth and Sports Day.
The first Export of the Turkish Armored Ambulance Nurol Makina, an armored combat vehicle manufacturer in the Turkish defense sector, has achieved a new export success following the successful export of the Ejder Yalçın 4×4 Armored Combat Vehicle. Ejder Yalçın 4×4, developed to ensure that security forces can perform their duties safely and effectively in
New Tunnel Boring Machines (TBMs) to be used on the Ümraniye – Ataşehir – Göztepe Metro Line are Ready The on-site assembly of the two 6.56m diameter Terratec EPBMs (Earth Pressure Balance Shield Machines) to be used to construct the Ümraniye-Ataşehir-Göztepe line, which has recently been added to Istanbul metro line as part of the
FNSS has been recognized with the “International Occupational Safety Award” – one of the first and most prestigious awards in the occupational health safety (OHS) sector, in an event organized for the 62nd time by the British Safety Council. According to information shared by FNSS on 21 April, the prizewinners were announced on 11 March.