Gulf Times - Turkey
 HBKU signs pact to collaborate with Istanbul University

HBKU signs pact to collaborate with Istanbul University

Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s (HBKU) mission to facilitate positive transformation at home while having a global and regional impact has been boosted following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Istanbul University.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defense Affairs inaugurates Al Doha QTS91 ship

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defense Affairs inaugurates Al Doha QTS91 ship

HE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Defense Affairs Dr. Khalid bin Mohammed Al Attiyah, accompanied by HE Minister of National Defense of the Republic of Turkey Hulusi Akar, inaugurated today the training ship Al Doha QTS91, in Anadolu Shipyard in Istanbul.

1,500 Qatari, Turkish firms discuss investment opportunities in virtual forum

1,500 Qatari, Turkish firms discuss investment opportunities in virtual forum

Around 1,500 companies from Qatar and Turkey participated in the virtual edition of the ‘Qatari-Turkish Business Forum’ held yesterday to discuss ways of establishing trade and investment alliances.

Turkey calls on Armenia to end hostility towards Azerbaijan after clashes

Turkey calls on Armenia to end hostility towards Azerbaijan after clashes

Turkey said on Sunday that Armenia must immediately cease hostility towards Azerbaijan that will "throw the region into fire", amid clashes between Armenian and Azeri forces over the breakaway region

Qatar to climb further in Turkey’s export ranking, says furniture group exec

Qatar to climb further in Turkey’s export ranking, says furniture group exec

Qatar will rise further in Turkey’s export ranking and Turkish exports “will increase exponentially” not only in the furniture sector, but also in the paper-cardboard and wood and wooden products sectors

Erdogan urges dialogue on east Mediterranean, not 'harassment'

Erdogan urges dialogue on east Mediterranean, not 'harassment'

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan Tuesday called for "sincere" dialogue to settle the growing row with Greece over Ankara's energy search in the eastern Mediterranean, rejecting any "harassment" by the West..

Turkey’s furniture exports to Qatar stood at $85mn in 2019, says Turkish consulting group

Turkey’s furniture exports to Qatar stood at $85mn in 2019, says Turkish consulting group

Turkey continues to witness growth in its furniture exports to Qatar, which stood at $85mn in 2019, according to Shedu Consulting & International Trade, which organised a four-day virtual event showcasing Turkey’s furniture and forestry sector.

Turkey may resume talks with Greece, warns against EU sanctions

Turkey may resume talks with Greece, warns against EU sanctions

The NATO members and neighbours have been locked in a bitter dispute over the extent of their continental shelves in the eastern Mediterranean.

Private sector exports return to pre-coronavirus levels: Qatar Chamber

Private sector exports return to pre-coronavirus levels: Qatar Chamber

The total value of Qatar’s foreign merchandise trade in June 2020 stood at QR19.6bn, reflecting a 9.8% growth from QR19.3bn in April this year, according to Qatar Chamber’s latest monthly economic newsletter...

Turkey to wield competitive lira in economy’s pivot after virus: Albayrak

Turkey to wield competitive lira in economy’s pivot after virus: Albayrak

Turkey can capitalise on the legacy of this year’s global health crisis by putting a competitive lira at the heart of a new strategy to move toward a more export-focused economy ...

Magnitude 4.1 Earthquake Strikes Turkey Marmara Sea

Magnitude 4.1 Earthquake Strikes Turkey Marmara Sea

A 4.1-magnitude earthquake was recorded today in the Marmara Sea off northwestern Turkey.

Qatar-Turkey Red Crescent aid arrives in Sudan

Qatar-Turkey Red Crescent aid arrives in Sudan

Officials from Qatar Red Crescent Society and Sudanese Red Crescent Society at Khartoum International Airport, Sudan, upon the arrival of a consignment of medical aid to help Sudan combat the Covid-19 pandemic.