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Angelina Jolie arrives in Turkey to support Syrian refugees

Angelina Jolie

MARDIN, Turkey – –  Hollywood star and UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Goodwill Ambassador Angelina Jolie has arrived in Turkey’s southeastern province of Mardin to visit Syrian refugees. The Oscar-winning American actress and director arrived Friday night in Turkey on a private plane to visit Syrian and Iraqi refugees, who fled clashes in their countries, in temporary protection centers in the Midyat district of Mardin. Jolie is expected to participate in a program, which will be held ... Read More »

PAF Chief participates in Turkish Air Force’s multinational exercise Anatolian Eagle

PAF Chief Air Marshal Sohail Aman and Ambassador Sohail Mahmood with officers of Pakistan Air Force at Anatolian Eagle multinational exercise at Konya on 17 June 2015

ANKARA (Turkey) — Chief of the Air Staff of Pakistan Air Force (PAF), Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman participated in the Turkish Air Force’s multinational exercise Anatolian Eagle at Konya today. By flying an F-16 jet himself, he led the PAF contingent comprising of six jets of the 9th ‘Griffins’ squadron that are currently participating in the event. Ambassador of ... Read More »

Turkish-Urdu dictionary launched in Ankara

Prof. Dr. Celal Soydan of Istanbul University speaking at the launch of Turkish Urdu dictionary in Ankara, Turkey.

Turkish Urdu dictionary  – new milestone in Pakistan-Turkey Friendship ANKARA (Turkey) –  The Embassy of Pakistan, Turkish Language Institution (TDK), and Urdu Department of Ankara University jointly organized a book launching ceremony of “Urdu Türkçe – Türkçe Urdu Sözlük” in Ankara. The dictionary has been compiled by Prof. Dr. Ahmad Bakhtiar Ashraf of Ankara University and Prof. Dr. Celal Soydan of ... Read More »

Pakistan to host D-8 summit meeting tomorrow (June 4)

Special assistant to Prime Minister, Syed Tariq Fatemi, arrives to attend the 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) on October 16, 2014 in Milan. AFP / Giuseppe Cacace

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan, the current Chairman of the Developing-8 Organization for Economic Development, will host a meeting of the 36th session of the Developing-8 Commission this week. “This meeting is being organised during the extended term of Pakistan’s chairmanship of the organisation,” the Foreign Office said on Tuesday. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Syed Tariq Fatemi will inaugurate the ... Read More »

Ambassador Sohail meets Municipality Mayor of Ankara

Ambassador Sohail Mahmood presenting a memento to Altindag Municipility Mayor

ANKARA (Turkey): Ambassador of Pakistan Mr. Sohail Mahmood visited Altındağ Municipality of Ankara and met with Mayor Mr. Veysel Tiryaki. Ambassador Sohail Mahmood lauded the efforts of the  Mayor in restoration of the cultural heritage of this historic municipality and the economic transformation of its people.  Both sides highlighted the deep fraternal ties between Pakistan and Turkey. They agreed to ... Read More »

Chughtai Art Awards 2015 enrich Pakistan-Turkey cultural ties

Governor Konya, Mayor Konya and Ambassador of Pakistan visiting exhibition of paintings of “Chughtai Art Awards 2015” competition at Konya.

Mayor of Konya highlights close ties between Pakistan and Turkey, emphasizes  connection between Mevlana Jalaluddin Rumi and Allama Muhammad Iqbal KONYA, (Turkey) –  Pakistan Embassy in Ankara organized Chughtai Art Awards competition in the Konya province as part of Cultural Diplomacy. The event was organized in collaboration with Konya branch of National Education Ministry of Turkey. Governor Muammer Erol and Mayor ... Read More »

Turkish Airlines now offers its Skylife magazine in Japanese

Turkish Airlines now offers its Skylife magazine in Japanese language

Turkish Airlines’ (THY) Skylife magazine is now being printed in Japanese and, according to an announcement from the THY Press Office, the magazine in Japanese will be offered to passengers on flights to Tokyo, Osaka, Okinawa, Fukuoka, Nagoya and Sapporo. The airline official was quoted as saying that the company was printing the magazine in Japanese version as Turkey’s national ... Read More »

Pakistan Pavilion attracts interest at Defence Industry Fair in Turkey

Pakistan Pavilion at the 12th International Defence Industry Fair (IDEF) 2015, held at Istanbul from 5-8 May 2015

High level attendance at Pakistan Pavilion in IDEF 2015 Istanbul ISTANBUL (Turkey) – “Pakistan Pavilion” at the 12th International Defence Industry Fair (IDEF) 2015, being held at Istanbul from 5-8 May, is attracting a large number of visitors and prospective buyers. Pakistani stalls at the Defence Expo remained one of the most frequently visited ones. Leading defence manufacturing companies from Pakistan are participating ... Read More »

Pakistan and Turkey set to enhance bilateral cooperation in Agriculture sector

Pakistan’s Ambassador to Turkey Sohail Mahmood called on Turkish Minister of Food, Agriculture and Livestock Mr. Mehmet Mehdi Eker at his office in Ankara.

ANKARA (Turkey) — Pakistan and Turkey are set to deepen mutual collaboration in agriculture and livestock sectors by enhancing cooperation in areas of seed development, livestock, agro-based industries, and food processing. Pakistan’s Ambassador to Turkey Sohail Mahmood called on Turkish Minister of Food, Agriculture and Livestock Mr. Mehmet Mehdi Eker at his office in Ankara. Highlighting the progress being made on ... Read More »

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