TOURISM

Switzerland suffers huge loss to tourism

May 2, 2020 admin 0

The coronavirus pandemic could cause 8.7 billion CHF (9.05 billion U.S. dollars) loss to Swiss tourism between the months of March and June 2020, according to a new study. Conducted by the Tourism Institute of […]

Turkey

Turkish police detain 38 for unauthorized marches

May 2, 2020 admin 0

Turkish police on Friday detained at least 38 people who intended to stage several unauthorized marches to central Istanbul to mark the International Workers’ Day, local media reported. Gathering in at least three separate districts, […]

REGIONAL

Turkey confirms 2,188 new COVID-19 cases

May 2, 2020 admin 0

Turkey on Friday confirmed 2,188 new COVID-19 cases as its tally soared to over 122,000. Meanwhile, more countries in the Middle East reported hundreds of new cases. Turkey, the hardest-hit country in the Middle East, […]

REGIONAL

Turkey and EU discuss Covid cooperation

May 2, 2020 Famagusta Gazette 0

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen discussed the possibility of cooperation against COVID-19 during a phone conversation, local media reported on Friday. The Daily Sabah said Erdogan and […]

Cyprus

The new face of European tourism after Covid-19

May 1, 2020 admin 0

From Vienna to Venice, with flights grounded, events canceled, and bars and hotels closed, European tourist hotspots once swamped by global visitors have been quiet and desolate amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Tourism industry, which represents […]

Syria

Turkey kills 8 PKK members in northern Iraq

April 26, 2020 admin 0

Turkish airstrikes killed eight members of the outlawed Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) as part of counter-terrorism operations in northern Iraq, Turkey’s Defense Ministry said on Friday. “Eight PKK terrorists, identified using reconnaissance and surveillance in […]