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Seattle Building New Port To Handle Cruise Boom

Originally posted in Cruise Radio Net, July 29, 2019 With Alaska continuing to be incredibly popular with cruisers, Seattle is moving forward with plans to expand their port. The goal is to have another berth available for ships by the 2023 season. Why The Port Needs To Expand “The Port Of Seattle has determined that…
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Damla Sönmez wins ‘the Best Actress Award’ at the Seattle International Film Festival

Cumhuriyet, June 18, 2019 Damla Sönmez won the Best Actress Award at the 45th Seattle International Film Festival for her performance in “Sibel”. Bora Kim’s “House Of Hummingbird ”won the Grand Jury Prize at the festival held in the USA. At the festival, “Tel Aviv On Fire” won the Audience Award, while Ulaa Salim, the…
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Apple News: Tech Giants Expands In Seattle

International Business Times, June 26, 2019 Apple (APPL) has decided to expand in Seattle, which will bring 2,000 new jobs to the city over the next five years. “Under this plan, Seattle will become a key engineering hub for Apple, with new positions distributed across many specialty engineering fields including hardware, software technologies, and services”…
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Turkish Airlines marks 25th year of Istanbul-NY flights

Published in AA, June 20, 2019 National flag carrier to start Istanbul-New Jersey flights in a month, says Turkey’s consul general NEW YORK Turkish Airlines celebrated its 25th anniversary of Istanbul-New York direct flights at a ceremony Wednesday in New York. Speaking at the event, Alper Aktas, Turkey’s consul general to New York, said Turkey’s…
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Turkish Citizen Elected as the Next Greek Orthodox Archbishop of America

Hurriyet Daily News, June 14, 2019 For the first time in history, a Turkish citizen has been chosen as the archbishop of the U.S. to lead the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America. Elpidophoros Lambriniadis, who was born and raised in the Bakırköy district of Istanbul, is chosen to lead all the Orthodox and Greek congregation…
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Turkish investors negotiating industry projects in US with financial institutions

Daily Sabah, May 30, 2019 The new organized industrial zone the Turkish business world aims to establish in the U.S. is expected to create between 25,000 and 50,000 jobs. Large industry projects are being discussed by major financial institutions in the U.S. and the Turkish business world, which is preparing to establish a grand organized…
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Turkish universities dominate in NASA competition

By AA, June 17, 2019 Istanbul Technical University ranked first, Zonguldak Bulent Ecevit University second in CanSat competition held in Texas Turkish universities dominated in world’s most prestigious model satellite competition organized by the American Astronomical Society (AAS) in collaboration with NASA. Istanbul Technical University’s (ITU) APIS team came in first and Grizu-263 Space team…
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Turkish Doctor’s Success

Originally published on 22.03.2019 at NTV. At the American Congress of Cardiology, which is the most prestigious congress in the field of cardiology in the world, Assoc. Dr. Sercan Okutucu was given the title of “Academic Doctorate Membership” by “American Heart Association” and “American College of Cardiology”. He graduated from Hacettepe University Medical Faculty in…
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Washington is the Best State for Growth

Originally posted in U.S. News Growth represents one-half of the weight in ranking the Best States for economy. Job growth is further broken down into net migration per capita, growth of the young population and GDP growth rate, which holds the most weight of the three metrics. Growth measures the economic future of a state,…
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Why California-Based Companies Are Moving Their Data Center Operations to Washington State

Originally published in Sabey Data Centers https://sabeydatacenters.com/finding-success-in-the-pacific-northwest/ Silicon Valley. It’s a name that conjures up tech giants such as Google, Apple and Facebook residing side-by-side in a magical, if somewhat vacuum-sealed, locale. It’s also a region where hyperscale businesses and innovative start-ups alike base their operations in the hope that its tech-friendly environment will help…
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