“Europa-Orient / East-West Friendship and Peace Rally inden, one of the world's best-known automobile rallies, has reached zero point in history.
Culture and Tourism Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy, "will be one of Turkey's promotion Göbeklitepe face. When you make presentation with enjoyable and fun organizations, the effect is very big. Wherever you ask, tell us about the richness of this land and the culture of tolerance for thousands of years. Let us share the historical, cultural and intellectual richness of this common human heritage together. ”
The Europa-Orient / East-West Rally of Friendship and Peace, which was organized for the 14 for the first time this year, included the zero point of history in its route as 2019 was declared as Göbeklitepe Year. Göbeklitepe program of the rally teams took place with the participation of Culture and Tourism Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy.
Minister Ersoy first visited the rally team in Sanliurfa at the camp site next to 11 April Sports Hall.
Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy, said in a statement to the reporters after the visit, Göbeklitepe'ye great importance, advertising campaigns are carried out all over the world for promotion, he said. A world-renowned organization that Europe-Orient / East-West Friendship and Peace Rally, the Minister stressed that in this sense it is very important Ersoy, Göbeklitepe's not only this year, he said then it would be at the center of Turkey's promotional theme. Minister Ersoy said:
"Obviously this kind of organization raising awareness for the promotion of Turkey in terms of a very large benefit. We do not want Turkey to introduce advertising weighted thereafter. We want to change perceptions with such organizations and the different lifestyles of various groups. Göbeklitepe is the starting point of history. With this feature, we will make introductions focused on Göbeklitepe in the following years. Göbeklitepe will face one of Turkey's promotion. The most important factor in this is the zero point of history. Of course, when you make a presentation with enjoyable and fun organizations, the effect is very big.
Especially since this year we are now in Turkey sea, sand and sun as we introduce. In addition to accommodation, we will introduce gastronomy with emphasis on historical and cultural structures. Gastronomy will be one of the points we will prioritize in publicity. If we want to achieve our targeted 70 billion dollar 2023 revenue target, we need to increase gastronomy revenues. In this context, we will do serious work. Our goal was to give 2023 70 billion dollars in tourism revenue we come to Turkey. "
”Promotion is Effective“
Minister of Culture and Tourism Mehmet Nuri Ersoy pointed out that there were positive returns from the works carried out abroad this year.
"Turkey advertising at some point in the overall weighted promotions are doing, pull the ad completely at some point, we're mainly arts and culture promotion. This is the best practice in Japan this year. '2019 Turkish Culture Year' in Japan. In this context, we deliberately pulled the introductions in Japan and sent the 'Topkapi Exhibition' touring. We carry many cultural activities there. We are slowly getting the results. An incredible result came from Japan. This year the Japanese in the list of most callers countries Turkey was the first break it open. We didn't advertise in any way, we went in completely with our culture and art activities and got an amazing result. Thus, the example of Japan clearly showed that introducing the countries with culture and art is a really effective weapon.
Especially since January, we have been making intense publicity in television, magazines and digital media in Germany, Russia and England respectively. Interestingly, the April data also examined, 24 percent increase in the number of people. The first increase is made by Germany with 48 percent, the second is Russia with 34 percent, and the third is England with 31 percent. These are the countries where we have been intensively promoting since January. So promotion is effective. ”
Ün Tell the Richness of this Land and the Culture of Tolerance “
After the camp site visit, the driver of one of the rally vehicles, the Minister of Culture and Tourism, athletes took a city tour and greeted the citizens along the way. Minister Ersoy and rallyers who completed the tour Göbeklitepe toured the ruins.
Minister Ersoy then addressed the guests at the ceremony held in Göbeklitepe Amphitheater. The history of humanity's first cult center Expressing satisfaction with the available Göbeklitepe Minister Ersoy, 2019 the "Göbeklitepe Year" After the announcement of Turkey, which has become an international brand, emphasizing that it runs continuously the unique region and structures to promote study, said:
”Our efforts to increase the recognition of Göbeklitepe with these features is not only a study of tourism, but also a study of archeology, history and sociology. In fact, we can define this as a very wide social responsibility project. Because the more information and knowledge of this common heritage, the better and more widely known the importance of intercultural dialogue will be better understood and this will be a very important step towards a better world. Today, to introduce Göbeklitepe, we had the chance to live a very accurate phenomenon in a sport that unites people from all cultures and geographies with common excitement and happiness.
Our guests have really come a long way. The journey started in Germany and continued in Austria, Italy, Slovenia, Hungary, Croatia, Romania, Macedonia and Serbia. 15 they entered Turkey from Edirne in May and are now Şanlıurfa'd. I believe that it was very meaningful to have brought together Göbeklitepe, the common heritage of humanity, with this enormous sporting event, which is also a common passion of humanity, and which is essentially a friendship.
Distinguished guests, we ask that you tell us the richness of this land and the culture of tolerance for thousands of years everywhere you go. Let us share the historical, cultural and intellectual richness of this common human heritage together. With these feelings and thoughts, I would like to thank all the institutions and organizations that contributed to our organization. Göbeklitepe'nin revealing the importance, where the great effort of Professor. Dr. I would like to take this opportunity to thank Klaus Schmidt once again. I would like to thank Doğuş Group, one of the leading companies in Turkey, for his support to Göbeklitepe. ”
Following the speeches, Culture and Tourism Minister Mehmet Nuri Ersoy sent off the uğ Europa-Orient / East-West Friendship and Peace Rally den from Göbeklitepe.
Istanbul Turkey step of starting the rally car and 11 80 160 Blue athletes from countries attending. The rallyers who set out for Gaziantep will make the final in the TRNC in June.
Minister Ersoy Sanliurfa found in the investigation
Minister of Culture and Tourism Mehmet Nuri Ersoy visited Harran as part of his visit to Şanlıurfa.
The restoration work continued and the planned completion of the 2020 Harran Grand Mosque Minister Ersoy received information from the authorities at the site, then visited Harran Hayatî Harrani Mosque and Tomb.
Minister Ersoy then came to the city center of Sanliurfa Rizvaniye Mosque and Madrasah respectively, Balikligol and Hz. He visited the cave where Abraham was born.