World Bulletin / News Desk
Building of the most difficult part of "Corridor 5C" Motorway which starts from Hungary, passes through Bosnia-Herzegovina and Croatia then reaches Adriatic Sea took start.
Turkish Firm Cengiz Construction is in charge of the construction of the highway. The construction of 25 kilometres long section of the motorway which is filled with tunnels between Suhodol-Tarcin is expected to cost 115 million Euro and the estimated due date for completion is end of 2014.
Construction site manager Ugur Demir informed AA about the parts of the motorway which are being built under their supervision and he said that as the part they are working on has too many tunnels, they have brought machinery suitable to use in the tunnels and its construction.
The Bosnian company Euroasfalt will also take part in the construction work as well.
Member of staff from Cengiz Construction Nurettin Karagol said that there are 25 people working at the construction site and he added that when they work in full capacity, the number of staff will rise to 200.
He stated that as they are a holding company, they build motorways all around the world and they are experienced in their field. Karagol stated that they would like to build more highways in Bosnia-Herzegovina and share their experience.
Construction of Corridor 5 took start in 1997 in Helsinki. The object is to connect the Bosnian network to the Corridor 5 that runs from Venice, Italy, through Trieste, Ljubljana in Slovenia, Budapest in Hungary and on to the Ukrainian capital of Kiev.
An explosion of unknown origin rocked the Istanbul metro, causing injuries and bringing the transportation system in Turkey's largest city to a halt
Turkish president says tension between two countries is bad for both
The suspects have been caught as they attempted to cross illegally into Syria from Elbeyli town in south-central Kilis province, Turkish military says
Turkish dailies mostly devoted their front pages to Turkish president's response to oil claim by Moscow
PM Ahmet Davutoglu calls on Russia to open military and diplomatic communications channels
President challenges Russian counterpart to resign if claims Turkey buys oil from ISIL are not proved
Vote of confidence for Justice and Development Party (AKP) administration
NATO chief says Turkey has right to protect territorial integrity, calls on Ankara and Moscow to communicate
The separate clashes have taken place in southeastern Turkey's Mardin and Sirnak provinces
PM Davutoglu says Turkey does not intend to escalate situation post downing of Russian aircraft
Without resorting to the niceties of diplomatic language, Tsipras blasted Turkey's shooting down of the Russian plane, Davutoglu's answer was not long to wait
Turkish dailies cover Monday EU-Turkey summit in Brussels and funeral service of slain lawyer Elci
Ankara promises to regularize refugee flow to Europe 'as much as possible'; EU offers money and visa-free travel for Turkish citizens
Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu says EU and Turkey will 'share destiny of our contintent' at summit in Brussels
Turkey is set to win a deal for the opening in December of a new chapter in Turkey's stalled accession talks for the 28-nation bloc