5 Reasons Why Expats Like Living in Kusadasi

For hundreds of expats living in Kusadasi, life is exactly how they imagined it should be. Enjoying a laidback, beachside ambience, they also tap into glorious weather and embrace the Turkish dream. Belonging to Aegean Turkey, Kusadasi is one of the lesser talked about expat resorts, yet it keeps a hard-core fan base, of which … Continued

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Italian Investment in Turkey

Italian Investment in Turkey

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In February 2018, president Recep Tayyip Erdogan attended an executive meeting in Rome with the prime aim of improving Italian investment in Turkey. The conference, organised by ISPAT (Investment, Support and promotion agency of Turkey) and the oldest Italian Think Tank, the ISPI (Institute for International Political Studies) was the chance to address high-level Italian … Continued

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Turkey and Africa’s Fruitful Business Relations

While the Turkish economy performed exceptionally well in 2017, it seems Turkey is not about to sit back and relax. Looking to boost already fruitful political, economic, and military relations between Turkey and Africa, the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan has just toured the vast continent on a 5-day, 4-night trip. On this occasion, … Continued

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The Russians are Back in Turkey

The Russians are Back in Turkey

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For many decades, Russians were the top nationality of Turkey’s tourism industry, flocking particularly to the Mediterranean region of Antalya. Likewise, when Turkey opened its real estate market to foreigners, Russians flocked to buy apartments and villas, and many of them become expats enjoying the carefree lifestyle and ideal weather climate. It seemed like a … Continued

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Private School in Istanbul Offers Joint Turkish-British Curriculum

The private British International School of Istanbul is focusing on a new curriculum for Turkish students that combines the British education curriculum with the Turkish one. The school that now accommodates more than 40 different nationalities of students has been open for 25 years, and emphasise their small classes have an ideal teacher-student ratio so … Continued

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Turkey Outranks UK on HSBC Expat Explorer Survey

Last month, HSBC released the 2017 results of their annual Expat Explorer Survey and in a surprising twist of events, Turkey outranked the UK has a favoured destination. Rising five positions from 39 in 2016 to 34 in 2017, it overtook the UK which dropped a massive 13 positions from 22 in 2016 to 35 … Continued

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Turkey to Receive Qatari Capital

Turkey to Receive Qatari Capital

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Close ties struck between Turkey and Qatar during current Middle Eastern tensions are set to be converted into a $5 billion Emirati investment into Turkey. As some Gulf and Arab nations staged an economic blockade of Qatar over the summer months, its close advocate, Turkey, stepped forward and exported essential food and other products. Turkey’s … Continued

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Where do Expats Live in Turkey?

Where do Expats Live in Turkey?

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Ever since living abroad became a popular choice for retirees, potential candidates often look at Turkey as one of the countries that may become their second or even first home. There is still a slight urge, however, to keep ties with their nationalities and many people ask us where do expats live in Turkey? Expat … Continued

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Veganism in Turkey is on the Rise

Veganism in Turkey is on the Rise

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Although the national diet of Turkey has for many centuries heavily included vegetables, fruits, nuts and grains, veganism as an alternative lifestyle was slow to catch on. That is changing, however, with a growing interest in the concept from the younger generation, who once they have tried it are eager to spread the word. At … Continued

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Luxury Property In Turkey

Luxury Property In Turkey

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One of a kind, luxury properties in the most sought after areas of Turkey. Whether you are buying for investment purposes or looking for a place to call home, our selection of luxury properties is certain to tick your boxes. Superb Detached Villa For Sale Overlooking Bodrum Castle & The Marina – BOD 275 This property … Continued

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Turkey and Belgium Team Up Against Double Taxation

Turkey and Belgium have increased their joint cooperation against double taxation. The pair have signed a new protocol to enable the increased flow of information in line with OECD standards aimed at negating the possibility of paying tax on the same income in two countries. The protocol, signed yesterday during Turkish Finance Minister Mehmet Şimşek’s … Continued

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