Locked content Elemental Holding buys 32% in Evciler Kimya

Elemental Holding signed an agreement to acquire 320 shares in its unit Evciler Kimya Madencilik ve Degerli Metaller Sanayi Ticaret Anonim Şirketi (Evciler Kimya). This equals to 32 percent of share capital. The unit is based in Ankara, Turkey. In 2014  Elemental Holding announced that two condition...

Locked content Poland acknowledges Turkey referendum results

Polish foreign ministry released a statement in which it acknowledges the results of Sunday’s referendum in Turkey. “Turkey remains Poland’s strategic partner in NATO and in the broadly understood security architecture. We look forward to continuing developing the traditionally good bilateral ...

Locked content Waszczykowski discusses foreign affairs in Bratislava

On September 2, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski was taking part in a two-day meeting of EU foreign ministers in the Gymnich format in Bratislava. The Minister held talks on the EU’s relations with Turkey, global strategy on foreign & security policy, and the situation in eastern Ukr...

Locked content Waszczykowski on political mission to Turkey

Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski announced his Thursday visit to Turkey, with the aim of learning more about the current situation in Ankara after a failed coup in mid-July. “We want to go and, along with my Romanian colleague Lazar Comanescu, talk with the Turkish authorities abou...

Locked content President Duda: Democracy in Turkey triumphed

Polish President Andrzej Duda has said that Turkey‘s democratically-elected authorities have most likely managed to contain the military coup, declaring that democracy has triumphed in the country. “I would like the situation in Turkey to go back to normal as soon as possible,“ said Duda on Saturday...

Locked content Tusk: Turkey closer to visa-free travel

The European Union is getting closer to granting Turks visa-free travel to Europe, but talks on this will continue until at least October, European Council President Donald Tusk said, as quoted by Reuters in an interview with German newspaper Bild published on Monday. Asked when Turks would be given...

Polish Foreign Minister: We want to see Turkey in the EU

“Poland wants to see Turkey as a member of the EU in the near future and supports the scrapping of EU visas for Turkish citizens,” Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski proclaimed during a meeting with his Turkish counterpart Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu in Ankara on April 20.

Tusk: Days of illegal immigration are over

European Council President Donald Tusk said after a summit with Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu that the “days of irregular migration to Europe are over,” as the two leaders reached an agreement to stem the flow of migrants coming to EU through the Balkans.

Locked content Russia withdraws from South Stream project

Russia will not carry out the South Stream gas pipeline project, the country’s president Vladimir Putin announced earlier this week after meeting Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Putin cited the EU’s objections as the main reason for the decision. The South Stream pipeline was supposed to p...