Turkey enjoyed an all-time high in 2019 with more than 45 million foreign visitors, but its tourism industry is bracing for a heavy hit during the upcoming travel season due to the novel coronavirus, which brought along waves of travel restrictions and cancellations. The global outbreak of the new coronavirus emerged right when the Turkish […]
Infectious Diseases Supreme Committee made some urgent decisions on 22nd August 2020. The daily number of flights is now limited to 6 flights and the daily number of passengers coming to Girne Port is limited to 250 passengers. The number of people is limited at indoor and outdoor entertainment venues. It has become compulsory to […]
Taking all the necessary measures to provide passengers and crew with healthy and safe flight experience, SunExpress gradually started international flights as of June 10 with special permission granted by the civil aviation authorities. SunExpress has become the first airline restarting international flights from Ankara, Antalya, and Izmir with its flights from Ankara to Düsseldorf […]
The tourism ministers of Turkey and Greece have discussed possible joint efforts to promote the Aegean Sea as a holiday destination at a time when the coronavirus hits the tourism industry globally. Turkey’s Tourism Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy on May 20 held a telephone conversation with his Greek counterpart Haris Theoharis to exchange views on how to promote the Aegean region […]
Minister of Health Ali Pilli stated that yesterday 193 tests for Covid-19 were made and no new cases of the virus were found.  In a written statement, Dr Pilli said the tests were performed on people who attended hospitals, food workers and people quarantined in hotels.  According to Pilli, 30,797 tests have been performed to […]