infrastructure in the East

Erdogan inspects Akkuyu construction site

Erdogan inspects Akkuyu construction site

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan visited the construction site of the Akkuyu nuclear power plant in the country's southern Mersin province on August 9. Erdoğan made investigations and received information from authorities …

Tengiz-Novorossiysk oil pipeline resumes operation

Tengiz-Novorossiysk oil pipeline resumes operation

The Tengiz-Novorossiysk oil pipeline of the Caspian Pipeline Consortium (CPC) is operating normally after the accident, the press service of the CPC informs. Earlier, on July 27, two production facilities of  JSC CPC-K were …

Karabakh Park opened in Turkiye

Karabakh Park opened in Turkiye

The Karabakh Park was inaugurated in the Turkish city of Batman on June 30. The Park dedicated to the victory of Azerbaijan in the second Karabakh war occupies a total area of 15,397 square meters. …

Three new regions to be formed in Kazakhstan

Three new regions to be formed in Kazakhstan

Three new regions will be formed in Kazakhstan according to the presidential decree, according to Kazakh media outlets. The President of Kazakhstan Kassym-Jomart Tokayev signed the decree "On some issues of the …

Canakkale Bridge to be inaugurated today in Turkey

Canakkale Bridge to be inaugurated today in Turkey

The 1915 Canakkale Bridge, described as the "necklace of the Çanakkale Strait" will be inaugurated Friday by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the 107th anniversary of the Canakkale Naval Victory. It will become …

Kazakhstan restores energy system after breakdown

Kazakhstan restores energy system after breakdown

Kazakhstan’s energy system is fully operational again after a breakdown earlier on Tuesday, the government said. "Kazakhstan’s energy system has been restored," the government said in a statement. "Timely …

 Istanbul Airport to remain closed today due to heavy snow

Istanbul Airport to remain closed today due to heavy snow

National flag carrier Turkish Airlines extended the suspension of its flights to and from Istanbul Airport until midnight Wednesday due to heavy snowfall, while winter weather snarled transport across the city. Istanbul Aiport, …

Counter-terror operation underway in Almaty

Counter-terror operation underway in Almaty

The law-enforcement personnel have launched a special counter-terror operation in Almaty where looting continues, the Almaty commandant’s office reported on Wednesday. "A special counter-terror operation has been launched in …

Erdogan plans to put Turkey among top 10 economies

Erdogan plans to put Turkey among top 10 economies

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has inaugurated a major road connection between Turkey and the entire Caucasus region, stressing this 2,246-long Pirinkayalar Tunnel will further connect the countries and …

Turkey interested in Karabakh infrastructure projects

Turkey interested in Karabakh infrastructure projects

Turkish companies are interested in participating in the implementation of large-scale infrastructure projects in Karabakh, Trend News Agency reports with a reference to the Azerbaijan Railways company. The Turkish intentions were announced by …

Trans-Iranian Railway gains UNESCO World Heritage status

Trans-Iranian Railway gains UNESCO World Heritage status

Trans-Iranian Railway that reaches a length of 1400 km has been declared a UNESCO World Heritage site. The UN body accepted Trans-Iranian Railway during the 44th session of the World Heritage Committee, which will be running through …

Azerbaijan and Turkey set to lay new gas pipeline

Azerbaijan and Turkey set to lay new gas pipeline

Ankara is awaiting Baku’s approval after completing all necessary preparations for the Nakhchivan natural gas pipeline project, Turkey’s Yeni Shafak newspaper reported. The Turkish part of the project lays from Ighdir …

Turkey launches Istanbul Canal construction

Turkey launches Istanbul Canal construction

In Turkey, the ceremony of laying the first bridge is currently taking place as part of the construction of the Istanbul shipping canal. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan addressed the audience at the groundbreaking ceremony.  …

First touch-sensitive traffic lights installed in Uzbekistan

First touch-sensitive traffic lights installed in Uzbekistan

The first sensory traffic lights were installed in Tashkent near one of the schools, the Traffic Safety Department of the Municipal Department of Internal Affairs informs. The new device is located next to secondary school No. 15 in the …

What Kyrgyzstan wants from China

What Kyrgyzstan wants from China

Even as Kyrgyzstan appears uncertain how to cope with the massive weight of its dues to China, it has embarked on a fresh charm offensive to remind Beijing of the role it plays in developing vital infrastructure, Eurasianet writes in the …