Expected arbitration ruling plays role in Russian Alfa's decision to sell Turkcell stakes: Sources

A possible ruling in favor of Turkey's Çukurova Holding by a U.K.-based arbitration court has played a significant role in a recent decision by the company's Russian partner in Turkcell, Alfa Telecom, about selling its Turkcell stakes, sources told daily Hürriyet. 

Ziraat Bank is expected to play a key role in the transaction, added sources.  

Turkey's companies to place orders for locally developed base station technologies

Türk Telekom has said it took the first step in supporting the domestic production of 4G (dubbed "4.5G" in Turkey) technologies, and placed the first order for the 4.5G National Base Station, ULAK, as Turkcell has said it launched talks to place an order for these local technologies. 

Turkcell develops app for Istanbul Modern visitors

Turkcell has developed a mobile application for visitors to the Istanbul Museum of Modern Art that will guide them during their tour of the art space.

Those who download the museum app and activate the Beacon icon will be able to access written and visual information about the artwork they see, their current location, the gift store and the restaurant in the museum.