GENERAL

North Korea opens first ski resort

North Korea opens its first ski resort: North Korea's first ski resort, Masik, opened at an official ceremony today. Agence France-Presse, based on local media, reported that the official ceremony took place with the participation of some party officials. Kim in the attendees list [more…]

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New Year's Eve in Kartalkay

New Year's Enthusiasm in Kartalkaya: Vacationers at the ski resort Kartalkaya in Bolu welcomed the New Year with fireworks and sexy dance shows. The holidaymakers who welcomed the new year at Kartalkaya at the summit of the Köroğlu mountains had a lot of fun. While the stage is set in the area in front of the hotels, the air [more…]

palandoken ski resort
25 Erzurum

New Year Joy at Palandoken Ski Center

Enthusiasm for the New Year at Palandöken Ski Center: Local and foreign tourists celebrated the New Year one day before, 1 day before, under the snowfall, performing halay, dancing in gangnam style, accompanied by a ski show with torch. 2014 [more…]

karacadag ski resort
63 Sanliurfa

Density in Karacadağ Ski Resort

Density in Karacadağ Ski Center: Snow depth reached 70 centimeters in Karacadağ Ski Center, one of the important centers of winter tourism in the Southeastern Anatolia Region. Located 45 kilometers from Siverek district center and known colloquially as the "Uludag of the Southeast", it has an altitude of 1919. [more…]

GENERAL

Sales announcement from KARDEMİR

Sales announcement from KARDEMİR: KARDEMİR A.Ş. announced that it will sell deformed rebar, billet-bloom, profile-rail and peak in January-March 2014 period. In the statement made to the Public Disclosure Platform (KAP) from Karabük Demir ve Çelik İşletmeleri A.Ş. (KARDEMİR), the company [more…]

35 Izmir

Akbil debate protested in Izmir

The Akbil debate was also protested in Izmir: In İZMİR, protesters communicating through social networking sites reacted to the Akbil weighing in the Istanbul metro after gathering in the metro. Protesters passed the turnstiles without paying any money. In the debate at the metro station in Taksim, Istanbul, money in akbils [more…]

34 Istanbul

CHPli Akkiraydan Metro Questions

CHP's Akkiraydan Metro Question: CHP Istanbul Deputy Sabahat Akkiray told Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, "Even though the Istanbul metro is in our municipal transportation system, will an investigation be made about the negativities experienced in accordance with the social state principle?" asked. Akkiray, the Prime Minister [more…]

06 Ankara

Intervention to the Action of Transportation in Ankara

Intervention to the Action on the Right to Transport in Ankara: Riot teams intervened to the members of Halkevleri, who wanted to pass through the turnstiles without printing a card in response to an incident in Istanbul at the Ankara Red Crescent Metro. The group wants to use the metro in Istanbul without printing a card and [more…]

34 Istanbul

Megakent Istanbul rails with mega projects

Megakent Istanbul is on the run with mega projects: Istanbul, at the crossroads of two continents, witnessed a giant project and opening move at 2013. Marmaray, which commenced operations, laid the foundation of the 3 Bosphorus Bridge and was awarded 3. International projects such as airports [more…]

Intercity Railways

Kurtalana Train Expeditions Restarted

Kurtalana Train Trips Restarted: The railway line, which was closed for 18 months due to the renovation and maintenance works of the Kurtalan-Diyarbakır railway line, was completed and put into service. After the completion of the maintenance and repair of the railway line, Kurtalan [more…]

34 Istanbul

New Year's celebration with a nostalgic tram in Taksim

New Year celebration with nostalgic tram in Taksim: Taksim Square, the center of New Year celebrations in Istanbul, witnessed colorful scenes hours before New Year's Eve. Gifts were distributed from the nostalgic tram at the events organized by the Beyoğlu Beautification and Preservation Association. Children grab gifts [more…]

07 Antalya

An old man in Antalya

An old man was trapped under a tram in Antalya: 62-year-old İlhan Uyan, who wanted to cross the road in Antalya, was hit by a tram while he was passing the rails. Uyan was taken out by the fire brigade where he was stuck and was taken to treatment. Namık Kemal around the accident at 21.00 [more…]

RAILWAYS

Samsun's new tram commenced service with a ceremony

Samsun's new tram was put into service with a ceremony: The Minister of Youth and Sports Akif Çağatay Kılıç, who made his first official provincial trip to Samsun after becoming the Minister, made the first opening by cutting the ribbon of the tram to be put into service. Being minister [more…]

34 Istanbul

Developed Brake Pads for Domestic Trains

Brake for Trains Native Produce Improved: production done abroad since 1988 that the high cost of imported composite brake shoe in Turkey, was completely produced locally with the support of TUBITAK. With the invention of steam locomotives, trains in railways since the 1860s [more…]

RAILWAYS

Is Trabzona light rail required

Is Trabzona light rail system necessary? The debate on whether or not to build a light rail system in Trabzon continues. The problem of transportation in Trabzon has remained important for years. In order to solve this problem, Trabzon Governorship, Trabzon Municipality and Trabzon Police Department [more…]

07 Antalya

Calis, Antalya, Turkey

From Antalya Metropolitan to Çallıya Modern Overpass: Antalya Metropolitan Municipality is making a pedestrian overpass to Çallı on the light rail system route. Metropolitan Mayor Mustafa Akaydın, after Fatih Overpass, the second overpass on the rail system route on Vatan Boulevard [more…]

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The biggest railway strike in South Korean history

The biggest railway strike in the history of South Korea: The mechanics who have been on strike for 22 days in South Korea decided to go back to work with the intervention of the parliament. The longest running mechanic strike in South Korean history has finally come to an end. Strike for 22 days [more…]

GENERAL

History of Water Beams

Water Mangles That Have Witnessed History: The water mantles and depots built to meet the water needs of steam locomotives shed light on the 138-year history of the railways. Two water mangles still exist in Salihli district of Manisa. Salihli Tourism Association [more…]

RAILWAYS

Eskişehir City Crossing Project is under construction

Eskisehir City Crossing Project continues construction: Republic of Turkey State Railways (TCDD) High Speed ​​Train (YHT) Eskisehir Station Crossing (City Pass) project of the construction has reportedly continued. In the written statement made by TCDD, YHT Eskişehir City Transition Project [more…]