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Romania takes over BSEC chairmanship-in-office

On January 1, 2020 Romania took over the chairmanship-in-office of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organisation (BSEC), with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Romania (CCIR) taking over the chairmanship-in-office of the BSEC Business Council for six months.

Turkish, German leaders hold phone talks on Libya

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and German Chancellor Angela Merkel held a phone conversation on Jan. 18, according to Turkey's Communications Directorate.

The two leaders discussed Libya and other regional issues, said a directorate statement.

Romeo and Juliet ballet to be staged in Antalya

A local public opera and ballet in southern Turkey is set to stage Romeo and Juliet ballet for the first time this season. (Source: Anadolu Agency)

Book publishing grows by over 3 pct in 2019

Book publishing in Turkey has grown by 3.16 percent year-on-year in 2019, an association said.

Independent publishers in the country have published 423 million books in 2019, Kenan Kocatürk, head of the Turkish Publishers Association (TPA), told Anadolu Agency.

He was speaking on the sidelines of the Çukurova Book Fair in southern Adana province.

Film on British whistleblower's life to hit Turkish theaters

A former British government translator who blew the whistle on efforts to sell the Iraq war says a movie adapted from her life would help pave the way for "discussions and dialogue" on the "truth and accountability" of war.

Global festivals, musicians lit up Istanbul in 2019

Istanbul hosted a dazzling array of world-famous musicians as well as prestigious cultural events and festivals in 2019.

Organized by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV), the 47th Istanbul Music Festival included 22 concerts with nearly 600 local and international musicians in the metropolis on June 11-30.

Turkey still has a young but aging population

Turkey still has a young population structure, but its share of elderly population is increasing, a recently released survey shows.

Turkish artists join fair in Brussels

Turkish artists represented by the Contemporary Turkish Artists Paris Association (ACT) will represent Turkey at the 4th Art3F Contemporary Art Fair on Nov 15, 16 and 27 in Brussels. ACT organizes a reception today as the opening event of the fair, where nine Turkish artists will display works.

Ancient Pinocchio unearthed in Denizli

Cave paintings dating back 1,500 years, including one that looks like the fictional character Pinocchio, have been found in western Turkey.