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Şirince : A village where you can feel at home

Şirince : A village where you can feel at home

Arda Sayiner : One of the oldest villages in the Turkish province of İzmir, Şirince is now preparing to offer the beauty of Fall to its visitors. With its white stone…

Turkish contractors rank second in world for ninth straight year

Turkish contractors rank second in world for ninth straight year

Turkey again took the second place after China in terms of the number of contracting companies building the largest volume of projects across the world outside their home countries for the ninth…

Five Qatar companies listed among most valuable in GCC

Five Qatar companies listed among most valuable in GCC

Woqod, Al Meera and three other Qatar firms have been named in a new shortlist of most valuable non-banking organizations in the GCC. The rankings were compiled by Marmore MENA Intelligence, which assessed Gulf companies on financial…

Over 300 Turkish firms to take part in Expo Turkey in Qatar next year

Over 300 Turkish firms to take part in Expo Turkey in Qatar next year

Turkish and Qatari companies have completed a cooperation agreement to increase Turkish manufacturers’ export in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. According to this agreement signed by Turkey’s…

Erdogan : ‘Syria operations will continue until the end’

Erdogan : ‘Syria operations will continue until the end’

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has vowed that Turkey will show the same determination in fighting the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) as Syrian Kurdish fighters, on…

Libyan forces make final push to retake Sirte from ISIL

Libyan forces make final push to retake Sirte from ISIL

Forces loyal to Libya’s UN-backed government have pushed into the last areas of Sirte held by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) as they press a months-long…

Senegal’s Djoudj Bird : Main migrant bird sanctuaries in West Africa

Senegal’s Djoudj Bird : Main migrant bird sanctuaries in West Africa

The Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary is a wetland in the Senegal river delta, which serves as an over-wintering site for vast numbers of waterfowl and other Palaearctic migrant birds. Historically,…

Dubai Safari : A prospective safe park for animals

Dubai Safari : A prospective safe park for animals

The head of a Dh1 billion safari park has promised that none of its animals will be used to perform circus-style tricks or carry visitors “while I have any say”.…

Rijal Almaa, KSA : A tourist village with rich heritage

Rijal Almaa, KSA : A tourist village with rich heritage

Located on the high mountains of Asir, Rijal Almaa Heritage Village is a success story many cities in the province and beyond are trying to replicate. A tourist attraction for…

Deaths as Turkey targets Kurdish fighters in Syria

Deaths as Turkey targets Kurdish fighters in Syria

Turkey says it has killed 25 “terrorists” in Syria, shortly after a monitoring group reported 40 deaths on the fifth day of a Turkish military offensive against the Islamic State…