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On the 80. Anniversary of his death, we commemorate our Great Leader Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Saturday, November 10, 2018 - Read : 760

The founder of the Turkish Republic and its first President, Emerging as a military hero at the Dardanelles in 1915, he became the charismatic leader of the Turkish national liberation struggle in 1919. He blazed across the world scene in the early 1920s as a triumphant commander who crushed the invaders of his country. Following a series of impressive victories against all odds, he led his nation to full independence. He put an end to the antiquated Ottoman dynasty whose tale had lasted more than six centuries - and created the Republic of Turkey in 1923, establishing a new government truly representative of the nation's will. (PLEASE CLICK THE TITLE FOR DETAILS)

A Delegation from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Montenegro Visited the Marmara Group Foundation

Saturday, November 9, 2018 - Read : 446

Veljko Milonjic, Director General for Economic and Cultural Diplomacy and Iva Simonovic, Third Secretary for Economic and Cultural Diplomacy from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Montenegro paid a courtesy visit to Dr. Akkan Suver.

Visiting to Prof. Dr. Ali Bardakoğlu

Tuesday, November 7, 2018 - Read : 515

On behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation, Dr. Akkan Suver and Mr. Ali Rıza Arslan visited Prof. Dr. Ali Bardakoğlu, who served as the 16th President of Religious Affairs, in his office within the promotion of the 22nd Eurasian Economic Summit. Dr. Suver and Mr. Arslan presented detailed information and they talked about the session of "water and migration - water and religion" of the 22nd Eurasian Economic Summit.

Dr. Akkan Suvers Visit to Oleksandr Gaman

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - Read : 448

Dr. Akkan Suver, President of the Marmara Group Foundation, visited Oleksandr Gaman, Consul General of Ukraine in Istanbul, in his office and he presented information about the 22nd Eurasian Economic Summit. In this regard, Dr. Akkan Suver also underlined the utmost importance that the Marmara Group Foundation gives to the participation of Ukraine to the 22nd Eurasian Economic Summit.

The Turkish Water Institute to being visited

Saturday, November 2, 2018 - Read : 526

A delegation of the Marmara Group Foundation consisting of Dr. Akkan Suver, Prof. Dr. Ahmet Samsunlu and Mr. Cafer Okray visited Prof. Dr. Ahmet Mete Saatçi, President of the Turkish Water Institute and talked about the 22nd Eurasian Economic Summit. Having knowledge of water, the delegation presented a proposal for cooperation to Prof. Dr. Ahmet Mete Saatçi and his colleagues.

Visiting to IHKIB

Saturday, November 2, 2018 - Read : 612

Dr. Akkan Suver, Yüksel Çengel, Engin Köklüçınar and Nuri Artok paid a courtesy visit to Mustafa Gültepe, President of IHKIB (Istanbul Apparel Exporters’ Association), and talked about the 22nd Eurasian Economic Summit which will be held. At the visit, Ahmet Öksüz, Chairman of ITHIB (Istanbul Textile and Raw Materials Exporters' Association), Nazım Kanpolat, Member of Board of IHKIB and Cemal Bayazıt, Secretary General of IHKIB also was present.

Demirel at the age of 94

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - Read : 532

Late Süleyman Demirel, 9th President of the Republic of Turkey, was commemorated on the occasion of his 94th birthday at the Cemetery in Islamköy where he was born in. Beside the Demirel Family, on behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation Turan Sarıgülle and several protocol members attended the ceremony which was held in Çalça Hill in Islamköy village belongs to Atabey district. Also many local people from the village took part. A Member of Parliament of İyi (Good) Party from Isparta province Aylin Cesur, who also was the doctor of Demirel before he passed away, İyi (Good) Party Spokesman Aytun Çıray, Deputy General President of the Democratic Party Muhammet Kelleci, Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Ankara Hazar Ibrahim gave a speech one by one and told about Late Demirel.

We lost Mr. Mithat Yümlü

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - Read : 549

The Founder Member of the Marmara Group Foundation, The Member of the Executive Council of the Marmara Group Foundation (1995-2004) Recipient of the Medal of Honour of the Marmara Group Foundation (2015) We lost our Esteemed Friend Mithat Yümlü, The Funeral Ceremony will be held on November 1,2018, Thursday followed by noon prayer at the Şişli Mosque. We as the Marmara Group Foundation will always remember of his great services that he offered since the beginning. We bow with high level of respect in front of his unforgettable memory. We offer our condolences to his entire Family, especially his Esteemed Spouse. May he rest in peace.

Ali Rıza Arslan to talk about Mongolia

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - Read : 446

Mr. Ali Rıza Arslan, a Member of the Executive Council of the Marmara Group Foundation, gave a lecture at UTESAV and talked about Mongolia, motherland of Turkishness. He added "all the places in Mongolia seems to be like an open air museum full of marks of Turks. Kazak, Hoton, Tuva, Uygur are all the main districts where Turks lived in. Our geography is composed of lots of places and objectives runs from the Altai Mountains to the Orkhon inscriptions. At the meeting, İsrafil Kuralay, Vice President of MÜSİAD (Independent Industrialists’ and Businessmen’s Association) and Research Assistant at Istanbul Commerce University Associate Prof. Dr. Murat Yalçıntaş also made a speech.

Vising to Turkish Exporters' Assembly (TIM) President Ismail Gülle

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - Read : 559

The Marmara Group Foundation visited President of the Turkish Exporters' Assembly (TIM) Ismail Gülle in his office and gave information about the 22nd Eurasian Economic Summit. The delegation of the Marmara Group Foundation consisting of Dr. Akkan Suver, Engin Köklüçınar, Yüksel Çengel, Ali Rıza Arslan, Nuri Artok, Turan Sarıgülle and Attorney Serhat Tabanca presented the invitation letter of the 22nd Eurasian Economic Summit to TIM President Ismail Gülle.