Latest News From Marmara Foundation

Professor Dr. Aziz Sancar sent a message to the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - Read : 666

Nobel Laureate and Turkish Scientist Prof. Dr. Aziz Sancar spoke to the Summit participants by sending a message to the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit organized by the Marmara Group Foundation. The participants listened to Nobel Laureate Prof. Dr. Aziz Sancar's message of peace and dialogue with great enthusiasm and applauded for a long time.

Dilek Hanifs magnificient fashion show

Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - Read : 578

This year, famous designer Dilek Hanif organized the defile held on the initiative of İHKİB before the Eurasian Economic Summit's Gala Dinner. Dilek Hanif has put forth exceptional examples of Turkish design in the fashion show that has become a tradition. After the fashion show, Dr. Akkan Suver presented the foundation's gratitude on behalf of the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit, and handed a gift to Mustafa Gültepe, President of İHKİB. Later, Küçükkuyu Mayor Cengiz Balkan gave a thank-you gift to Dilek Hanif the choreographer. The attendants of the Summit showed their admiration with long applause.

Syriacs celebrate Easter Sunday

Sunday, April 8, 2018 - Read : 637

Our Syriac citizens in Istanbul celebrated Easter Day with a ceremony. Dr. Akkan Suver, President of the Marmara Group Foundation participated in the reception of the Syriac Orthodox Patriarchat, where he wished Metropolite Yusuf Çetin and all Syriac Orthodox citizens a happy Easter.

The 21st Eurasian Economic Summits Cup Race was held

Thursday, April 5, 2018 - Read : 970

As part of the 21st Eurasian Economic Summit, the “Eurasian Economic Summits Cup Race” was held at Istanbul Veliefendi Hippodrome. The race of six three-year-old purebred British foals was won by Value Added (Katma Değer) with his Jockey Halis Karataş. On behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation, Dr. Akkan Suver, Ali Rıza Arslan, Yüksel Çengel, Engin Köklüçınar, Müjgan Suver, Sevinc Köklüçınar and Kenan Acıkök took part in the ceremony. After the race, horse owner Ümit Barlık received his cup from Dr. Akkan Suver. While horse trainer G. Kara received his price from Müjgan Suver, Sevinç Köklüçınar awarded Jockey Halis Karataş his gift. After the ceremony, winners and the executives of the Jockey Club took a collective family photo.

Macedonian Consul General Zerrin Abaz bid farewell to Marmara Group Foundation

Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - Read : 828

Zerrin Abaz, who served as the Consul General of Macedonia in Istanbul for nearly a decade, made a farewell visit to the Marmara Group Foundation. Consul General Zerrin Abaz, who served with great success during her time in Istanbul, presented a memorial gift of the Macedoian Consulate General to Dr. Akkan Suver for his successful services. Müjgan Suver was also present at the visit. Emphasizing that Consul General Zerrin Abaz has an unforgettable place in the Marmara Group Foundation, Dr. Suver thanked Zerrin Abaz on behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation for her sincere behavior.


Monday, April 2, 2018 - Read : 644

On behalf of TESIAD (Federation of All Active Businessmen and Businessmen in Bursa), President of the Board of Directors, M. İlyas Bozkurt, Vice President Halil İbrahim Yılmaz and General Coordinator Yıldırım Deniz made a courtesy visit to the Marmara Group Foundation. The TESIAD Managers, who presented their activities during the visit, also stated that they will participate in the 21st Economic Summit.

Dr. Akkan Suver Congratulates for Easter

Sunday, April 1, 2018 - Read : 629

Dr. Akkan Suver congratulated expressed his congratulations for the Easter Holiday, which is one of the most important ones of the Christian world, during his participation in the reception of the Syriac Catholic Patriarchy. After the reception, Dr. Suver made the following statement: "On behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation, we congratulate our Christian citizens to the Easter Feast with identity of civil society. It is our wish to realize many further holidays together in these lands where social differences are a richness and where we have lived peacefully with Muslims, Christians and Jews for centuries. Happy Easter."

Soho brought a touch of Montenegro to Istanbul

Sunday, April 1, 2018 - Read : 985

Soho City, which is being built in Bar, Montenegro, was promoted in Istanbul. The opening of the promotion night, also attended by Bar's Mayor Dr. Zoran Srzentic, was made by General Manager Rade Vujacic. General Manager Vujacic showed a touch of Montenegro with his presentation. Dr. Akkan Suver participated in the event as Honorary Consul General of Montenegro. Soho City will bring a new aspect as the work of a contemporary architecture is described as a project and expects customers and investors from Turkey.

Dr. Akkan Suver dedicated his Royal Medal to the Martyrs of Afrin

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - Read : 785

Due to his works in terms of peace and dialogue in the Balkans, Marmara Group Foundation President Dr. Akkan Suver was awarded the rank of the Officer of the Order of the Crown of Romania, by Her Majesty Margareta, Custodian of the Crown of Romania. The investiture ceremony took place at the Royal Palatul Elisabeta on March 26th, 2018 in Bucharest. Dr. Akkan Suver, who is not only a leader of civil society, but is also the only Honorary Consul with a press card in Turkey, made the following statement after the investiture ceremony: " Within the pride of receiving this medal in the name of Turkish civil society, I want to dedicate it to our heroic soldiers martyred in Afrin." (PLEASE CLICK THE TITLE FOR DETAILS)

Balance Inspection Network came together in Ankara

Sunday, March 25, 2018 - Read : 899

The Balance Inspection Network came together in Ankara to determine a new road mapin order to continue its studies for the years 2018-2020. At the regular meeting, it was decided to start working on the new organizational scheme and project management and to determine the DDA secretariat. On behalf of the Marmara Group Foundation, Müjgan Suver was present at the Balance Inspection Network meeting.