Turkcell speeds up 4.5G activities

Turkcell has announced an acceleration of its efforts to establish 4.5G base stations amid a looming April 1 deadline to adopt the new technology in a press release on Jan. 6.

The company said it will launch 4.5G with speeds of up to 375 Mbps aggregating three carriers. By 2017, Turkcell will reach a speed of 1000 Mbps, according to the press release. 

Do?an Holding chair takes 'businesswoman of the year' award

Do?an Holding Chairwoman Begümhan Do?an Faralyal? was awarded "businesswoman of the year" at the Bosphorus Business World Awards in a ceremony on Nov. 21. 

"The main source of your dreams should not be your mother, father, teacher or neighbors, but you. Find the seed within yourself, plant it and grow it," she said at the ceremony.