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Visit to the Bangladesh Consul General

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - Read : 1226

Dr. Akkan Suver visited the Bangladesh Consul General Borhan Uddin and offered an informational presentation about the 20th Eurasian Economic Summit. Dr. Akkan Suver underlined how, as a NGO, Marmara Group Foundation sees great importance in the Turkish-Bangladesh relations and stated they would highly value their participation at the event as well.

Visit to the Italian Consul General

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 - Read : 1258

Dr Akkan Suver and Cafer Okyar visited the Italian Consul General Federica Ferrari Bravo at her post and offered an informational presentation pertaining to the 20th Eurasian Economic Summit. Commercial Attaché Maria Trinchieri also joined the meeting.

Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus is 33 years old

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - Read : 1213

The Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus General consul Fahri Yönlüer has held a reception in honor of the 33rd anniversary of the founding of The Republic of the Northern Cyprus. Marmara Group Foundation participated at the event with a delegation comprised of Dr. Akkan Suver, Müjgan Suver, Dr. Fatih Saraçoğlu, Cafer Okray, Engin Köklüçınar, Ertuğrul Kumcuoğlu, Prof. Dr. Atilla Dicle and Prof. Dr. Ülkü Dicle.

Chinese Overseas Friendship Association visits the Marmara Group Foundation

Monday, November 14, 2016 - Read : 1336

Chinese Overseas Friendship Association (COFA) visited the Marmara Group Foundation. Lead by Yang Bingjan, COFA delegation comprised of Xu Guixiang, Wu Jinguang, Peng Yanxia and Zhai Chaoqun were hosted by the Marmara group team including President Dr. Akkan Suver, Dr. Fatih Saraçoğlu, Cafer Okray, Ertuğrul Kumcuoğlu, Lale Aytanç Nalbant and Atty. Ercüment Güvercin. The agenda included exploration of the ways the two NGOs can collaborate as well as an exchange of opinions on cultural and economic affairs. The visiting delegation inquired about the Marmara Group Foundation's perspective on future of China and the future of the Turkish-Chinese relations. (PLEASE CLICK THE TITLE FOR DETAILS)

Dr. Akkan Suver speaks at the 20th European Forum

Saturday, November 11, 2016 - Read : 1648

Dr. Akkan Suver offered a speech on strategies for the future of Europe in the 20th European Forum organized with joint sponsorship of the Austrian Institute for European Security (AIES) lead by the Austrian Minister of Defence Dr. Werner Faslabend, along with Diplomat Academy of Vienna (DAV) and Wilfried Martens Centre for European Studies(WMCES). During the forum, has co-hosts of the event DAV's Dr. Susanne Keppler-Schlesinger and WMCES's Tomi Huhtanen also offered speeches. The list of guests that spoke included Slovakian Minister of Foreign Affairs Miroslaw Lajcak, Polish Senator Dr. Bogdan Klich, President of International Institute of Strategic Studies Fraçois Heisbourg, Latvian Deputy Secretary of State, Brussels Egmont Institute Principal Dr. Sven Biscop and Pakistani Minister of Defense General Asıf Yasin Malik. On behalf of Austria, The Minister of Internal Affairs Wolfgang Sobotka and Austrian President Prof. Dr. Heinz Ficher joined the list of speakers.

Austria President (2004-2016) Prof. Dr. Heinz Ficher received Marmara Group Foundation

Saturday, November 12, 2016 - Read : 1295

During their visit in Vienna Dr. Akkan Suver and Mujgan Suver were received by the Austrian President (2004-2016)Dr. Heinz Ficher. During the visit Dr. Akkan Suver invited Prof. Dr. Heinz Ficher to the 20th Eurasian Summit scheduled to take place on the 4th-6th of April 2017 in Istanbul.

Marmara Group Foundation visits Vienna Economic Forum

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - Read : 1299

Dr. Akkan Suver, during his visit to Austria, visited Marmara Group Foundation's international partner. Dr. Suver, received by the Former Chancellor Erhard Busek and The General Secretary Elena Kitscheva, was accompanied by Mujgan Suver and Birol Kılıç. Dr. Suver invited Dr. Busek and Mme. Kirstcheva to the 20th Eurasian Economic Summit.

Nizami Caferov Commemorates Ataturk at the Consulate General of Hungary in Istanbul

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - Read : 1228

Marmara Group Foundation with support of the gracious host Hungarian Consulate in Istanbul, organized a commemoration service in honor of the 78th anniversary of the passing away of Ataturk. In the event, Ataturk Center in Azerbaijan President and Member of The Azerbaijani Parliament Prof. Dr. Nizami Caferov offered his speech on "Ataturk in Azerbaijan". During his speech to the officials on diplomatic duty, he conveyed the perspectives towards Ataturk through the writings and speeches of three historic figures Neriman Nerimanov, Mehmet Emin Resulzade and Haydar Aliyev. In turn, he covered the scientific and literary pieces on Ataturk from each period in chronological sequence. In the opening address Dr. Akkan Suver and H.E. Hungarian Consulate Balázs Hendrich highlighted the respect towards and significance of Ataturk in Hungary as well as Turkey.

Marmara Group Foundation visits Gagauzia

Saturday, November 5, 2016 - Read : 1578

A Marmara Group foundation represenation committee composed of Atty. At Law Ercüment Güvercin, Kenan Acıkök and lead by of Deputy President Engin Köklüçınar participated at the workshop named "Gagauzia - Invest 2016" organized in Moldova - Autonomous Territorial Unit of Gagauzia. Engin Köklüçınar, being received by the President of the Autonomous Territorial Unit of Gagauzia Irına Vlah, has invited her to the 20th Eurasian Economic Summit. Mr. Köklüçınar emphasized the significance of the Turkey - Gagauzia relationships during the speech he gave at one of the sessions.

Visit to Prof. Dr. Erman Tuncer

Saturday, November 4, 2016 - Read : 1225

A group of representatives including the President of the Marmara Group Foundation Dr. Akkan Suver, including Şamil Ayrım and Cafer Okray has visited the Istanbul Mayor Prof. Dr. Erman Tuncer at his post, and thanked him on behalf of the foundation for the high interest he has shown to the Eurasian Economic Summit events. Marmara Group Foundation representatives stated they were most appreciative for the support they have received from his office.