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King of Romania passed away

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - Read : 134

H.R.H. King Mihai I of Romania passed away on December 5, 2017. Dr. Akkan Suver signed the book of condolences that is opened ar the Consulate General of Romania in Istanbul on behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation and the Montenegrin State, where he serves as Honorary Consul General. H.R.H. King Mihai I of Romania, who was a close friend of the Marmara Group Foundation, was known as a person who recognized Turkey and had great love for the Turks. We share the great pain of H.R.H. Princess Margareta and H.R.H. Prince Radu, who are in a close cooperation with the Marmara Group Foundation. We offer our condolences to the Romanian nation.

His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Thursday, December 14, 2017 - Read : 114

During their information presentation visits regarding the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit, the Marmara Group Foundation visited His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew in his office. Dr. Akkan Suver, Dr. Fatih Saraçoğlu, Engin Köklüçınar, Yüksel Çengel, Müjgan Suver, Cafer Okray and Former Admiral Yüksel Önel participated at the visit. During the visit, the Marmara Group Foundation and His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew made an exchange of views and a New Year greeting. The delegation celebrated His All-Holiness Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew 's Christmas. (PLEASE CLICK THE TITLE FOR DETAILS)

Courtesy Visit to Kadir Topbaş

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Read : 138

On behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation, a delegation composed of Akkan Suver, Engin Köklüçinar, Yüksel Çengel, Cafer Okray, Nuri Artok, Müjgan Suver, Lale Aytanç Nalbant, Aslı Kefeli, Ali Rıza Arslan and Mustafa Kefeli thanked Kadir Topbaş for his high interest in Civil Society Organizations he presented during his duty. They emphasized that they will always remember the interest Kadir Topbaş showed in his role as mayor to the works of the Marmara Group Foundation and especially the organization of the Eurasian Economic Summits.

Mongolian Ambassador to Ankara gave a Special Dinner

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - Read : 146

Mongolian Ambassador to Ankara Bold Radvan gave a dinner for the Members of the Turkish Parliament who are also members of the Turkish-Mongolian Parliamentary Group. At the dinner, Turkish-Mongolian political, social and cultural issues were discussed. On behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation, Şamil Ayrım participated at the dinner; he held a speech in which he emphasized his insights he made during his visit to Mongolia he made a month ago.

WE ARE IN THE FOURTEENTH YEAR OF HAYDAR ALIYEVS PASSING TO ETERNITY

Wednesday, December 6, 2017 - Read : 359

We are in the fourteenth year of Azerbaijani State's National Leader, Haydar Aliyev. Haydar Aliyev is the founder of today's contemporary and modern Azerbaijan. His works and services were not only important for Azerbaijan, but also for the great Turkish world. He worked for the realization of the Turkish unity; especially bringing the Turkish-Azerbaijani relations to the highest level was one of his biggest aims. With these feelings, with the Baku, Tbilisi, Ceyhan pipeline he created with great faith, he brought his always present thought of "One Nation - Two States" into being and again with his words, tied the two countries with steel ropes.(PLEASE CLICK THE TITLE FOR DETAILS)

WE HAVE LOST İBRAHİM ÇAĞLAR

Monday, December 11, 2017 - Read : 208

We have lost İbrahim Çağlar, Head of Istanbul Chamber of Commerce. İbrahim Çağlar, Member of the Board of Trustees of the Marmara Group Foundation and Academic Council Member, was also a participant of the Eurasian Economic Summits. We are in deep sorrow for İbrahim Çağlar, who sincerely took part in the work of our Foundation and whom we lost very young. We will make our memories last forever for our friend. We present our deepest condolences to the Turkish business community and all members of the Marmara Group Foundation.

Polish Consul General organized a New Year's Concert

Sunday, December 10, 2017 - Read : 370

Andrzej Papierz, Consul General of Poland in Istanbul organized a New Year's Concert at Saint Antoine's Church due to the upcoming New Year. At the recital accompanied by Marek Ruszczynski, one of the well-known pianists of Poland,Poland's famous Mezzosoprano Magdalena Cornelius gave an exceptional concert. A big audience attended the concert where the works of numerous composers from Bach to Chopin, from Paderewski to Saint Saens, were exhibited; Patriarch Bartholomeos, spiritual leaders and foreign mission chiefs from Istanbul were part of the audience.

Abdullah Gül accepted the Marmara Group Foundation in his office

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - Read : 312

The Marmara Group Foundation visited 11th President Abdullah Gül and made an information presentation as part of the efforts to organize the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit. Abdullah Gül received the delegation that consisted of Dr. Akkan Suver, Ertuğrul Kumcuoğlu, former Gen. Necdet Timur, Müjgan Suver, Dr. Fatih Saraçoğlu, Lale Aytanç Nalbant, Engin Köklüçınar, Şamil Ayrım, Yüksel Çengel, former Admiral Yüksel Önel, Ali Rıza Arslan and Sırrı Şimşek; Abdullah Gül also sstated that he will participate at the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit in April.

Visiting the Austrian Consul General, Gerhard Lutz

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - Read : 297

Marmara Group Foundation's information visits to the Consul Generals regarding the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit are ongoing. On behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation, a delegation consisting of Dr. Akkan Suver, Cafer Okray and Ali Rıza Arslan, visited the Austrian Consul General Gerhard Lutz in his office to present information about the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit. Consul General Gerhard Lutz stated that Austria would work on a high-level participation at Marmara Group Foundation's Eurasian Economic Summit.

Birthday Celebration of His Majesty the Japanese Emperor

Thursday, December 7, 2017 - Read : 303

Japanese Consul General Norio Ehara and his wife gave a reception on the occasion of the birthday of His Majesty the Japanese Emperor. The reception was attended by Diplomatic Mission Chief in Istanbul, as well as Japan's Ambassador to Ankara Akio Miyajima. İstanbul Deputy Governor İsmail Gültekin participated at the reception, representing the State. Dr. Akkan Suver and his spouse Müjgan Suver also attended the reception on behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation.