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New Regulations for Short-Term Rentals in Turkey - YellAli Service

25th May 2017 Are you Renting-out your Villa/Apartment or allowing friends & family to stay for free?
The new regulations about declaring your guests & Taxation (Short-Term Property Rentals)
We are offering two options for property owners who are renting out their property to paying guests and to those...
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New Online Insurance Is Finally Here! - For Foreigners in Turkey

23rd May 2017 Foreigners in Turkey rejoice! The new online insurance from Groupama is finally here! Online Insurance Policies AvailableThere’s an array of online insurance policies available from Groupama including: Residence permit İnsurance, DASK, HOME & Contents, CAR, YACHT, and Full Health...
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Turkish hoteliers flock to courtroom to voice opposition to Booking.com ban

22nd May 2017 Dozens of legal and real persons flocked to the courtroom to voice their opposition to a Booking.com ban, citing the losses they have incurred from the decision, daily Dünya reported on May 22. Representatives from a top brand city hotel said their losses exceeded 85,000 euros, while a...
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Coming Soon - New Online Insurance for Foreigners in Turkey

16th May 2017 Our new online insurance service is nearly here, this new online insurance service is designed to be stress free and give the user direct access with Turkey’s leading insurance company direct! It is perfect for foreigners living in Turkey and don’t worry you won’t need to speak...
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Russians see Turkey as ally, favor deeper ties – poll

15th May 2017 Russians no longer see Turkey as a hostile state and half of the population supports cooperation between the two countries, regardless of existing political issues, according to recent research.
The state-run Russian public opinion research center VTSIOM reported on Monday that according to its...
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Short-Term Property Rentals in Turkey - New Regulations

9th May 2017 OverviewAs many of you may already be aware, the regulations for renting-out your property for short-term lettings has changed. The new regulations have come into force affecting Short-Term Rentals and owners are required to register their guests to the government system.The system is called...
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New reconstruction plans aims to protect Turkey’s ‘Ghost Town’

8th May 2017 A popular tourist attraction in Turkey's southern Muğla province, known as the "Ghost Town: Kayaköy" is ready for reconstruction as local authorities seek to preserve one of the country's biggest natural and historic treasures.
According to Fethiye District Governor Ekrem Çalık, the...
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Turkish hoteliers expect up to 6 pct increase in arrivals from Middle East

5th May 2017 A top Turkish hoteliers association has said around 4 to 6 percent of increase is expected in arrivals from the Middle East to Turkey over this year, particularly ahead of and after the holy month of Ramadan. In a written statement on May 5, the Hotels Association of Turkey (TÜROB) said...
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Wikipedia banned in Turkey for refusing to remove contents about links with Syrian civil war: Court

1st May 2017 An Ankara court ordered to ban Wikipedia in Turkey after the site’s administration refused to remove two English language pages which claimed that Turkey channeled support to jihadists in Syria, daily Habertürk reported on May 1.The court’s justified decision to ban Wikipedia, the...
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