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PAYPAL - Turkey Stops Operations!

31st May 2016 Global online payment platform PayPal announced on its local website that it stopped operations in Turkey because it could not get necessary licence from local authorities.BDDK, the Turkish authority in charge of regulating and licensing banking and payment systems across all electronic or...
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We're happy to announce the launch of the brand New YellAli Foreigner Centre

31st May 2016 To Our Valued Clients: At YellAli we are now proud to announce our latest development the ‘YellAli Foreigner Centre’. Introducing Our Newest ServicesOur newest services wonderfully complement the rest of YellAli’s wide range of amazing services;Turkish Will & Inheritance: We...
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Could Turkey really join the EU by 2020?

23rd May 2016 Claims by the UK justice secretary, Michael Gove, and the Vote Leave campaign that Turkey could achieve full membership of the EU by 2020 will come as a big surprise to the Turkish government and people.Turkey’s application has been languishing since 1987, when Ankara first asked Brussels to...
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Turkey aims to woo 1 mln Chinese to save declining tourism this year

16th May 2016 ISTANBUL, May 15 (Xinhua) -- Turkey's beleaguered tourism is aiming at attracting over one million Chinese this year to fill vacancies left by a dwindling number of foreign arrivals mainly from Europe and Russia, tourism professionals said."Turkey should urgently expand its target market to China...
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The Troubling Rise in Fake Residence Permit Documentation in Turkey

10th May 2016 Officials at the central Migration Department (incl. Istanbul) are perplexed by the troubling number of fake Residence permit applications that are being submitted. This also includes fake supporting documents. 

Most of the fake documents were provided to unsuspecting foreigners by...
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Turkey PM Ahmet Davutoglu to quit

5th May 2016 Turkey's Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says he will stand down at an extraordinary congress of his ruling AK Party later this month.Mr Davutoglu is believed to have fallen from favour because he disapproved of Mr Erdogan's plans to move Turkey to a presidential system of government.But in a...
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Migrant crisis: EU 'to grant Turkey visa-free travel'

3rd May 2016 The European Commission is to grant Turkey conditional approval this Wednesday for visa-free travel within the EU's Schengen area, sources have told the BBC.The move is part of a deal in which Turkey has agreed to take back migrants who have crossed the Aegean to Greece.But Turkey must still meet...
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No EU migrant deal if visas not lifted: Turkish PM

1st May 2016 There will be no migrant deal with the European Union if visas are not lifted for Turkish citizens as agreed in a Turkey-EU deal in mid-March, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said. “If they do not implement visa-liberalization [for Turkish citizens], then we will not implement the...
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