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Selected Websites for this area

Business & Economy

Turkey Economic Review
Presented by the Hurriyet Daily News, this news service features recent business and economics headlines, with company profiles, stats and reports.

Turkey's Financial Markets
Business and finance news from Turkey, presented by

Office Space in Turkey
Browse and view executive suites and office space available in Istanbul, Ankara and other major cities.


The Turkish Foundation for Combating Soil Erosion, for Reforestation, and the Protection of Natural Habitats (TEMA) develops environmental policies, oversees the implementation of those policies, as well as running several reforestation and rural development projects.

WWF Turkey
Responsible for WWF conservation projects in Turkey.

Science & Education

The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey
Established in 1963, the Turkish council for the research of science and technology is a leading agency for management, funding and conduct of research in Turkey.

University of Istanbul
Information about the university, academics, administration, library and services.

Arts & Creative

─░zmir State Opera and Ballet
Official website of ─░zmir State Opera and Ballet, with details on ticket prices, bookings, show reviews and history overview.

Turkish State Theatres
A comprehensive directory of Turkish state theatres and international festivals in the region. The website has a useful map which shows where the theatres are located.

Exploring the Region

Turkish Culture and Tourism Office
The official site of the Turkish Culture and Tourism Office, with superb travel guides, trip planning tools, destination profiles, and plenty of visual information such as video clips and photos.

Go Turkey
Discover Turkey through this interactive website with trip booking facilities, destination information, travel tips and cultural insights.

Orhaniye Luxury Villas
Turkey welcomes visitors not only with fabulous weather and beautiful landscapes, but also with superb accommodation facilities. Find available luxurious villas in Orhaniye, Bozburun Peninsula and the rest of Turkey.

Boutique Accommodation in Bozburun, Turkey
Find boutique hotels, guest homes, private villas and other types of accommodation in Bozburun. The site provides a wealth of information on local sightseeing, cuisine, yacht cruises, beaches and much more.