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Turkey expects another stellar year for tourism in 2019

Turkey’s positive ties with others, especially the European countries, have had a great impact on its tourism sector. Global travel agencies that bring tourists to Turkey have already begun signing contracts with local hotels for the next year. The initial figures suggest that a record number of tourists from Germany, ...

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Moscow Lifts Sanctions Against Turkey as ‘Bargaining Chip’ Ahead of Idlib – Prof

Moscow Lifts Sanctions Against Turkey as 'Bargaining Chip' Ahead of Idlib – Prof

Sputnik discussed the significance of the move to lift visa regime for Turkish nationals with Dr Kerim Has, a professor at Moscow State University who specializes in Turkish and Russian politics. Sputnik: What is the significance of the move to lift visa regime for Turkish nationals in terms of further normalization of once-strained Russian-Turkey relations? How achievable is complete restoration of trust between the ...

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When Czechoslovaks cracked jokes in the face of Soviet tanks

By AFPMore by this Author Even when Soviet tanks invaded their country on August 21, 1968 to wipe out a pro-democracy movement, Czechoslovaks managed to maintain their unique sense of humour. Devoid of other means of defence, they turned Czechoslovakia into a humour magazine of sorts, by writing ironic slogans ...

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BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 18/8

BUSINESS NEWS IN BRIEF 18/8

Danang aims to attract Russian tourists The central coastal city of Danang is striving to lure more Russian and European tourists in a bid to diversify international visitors, but it is facing some difficulties with weather conditions and air routes, which should be addressed to meet the target. The leader ...

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