World Bulletin / News Desk
The world’s largest book fair has opened with 7,300 publishers attending, which lasts between Oct 10-14.
10,000 international journalists from 63 countries excellent media coverage in Germany and internationally: all German TV, radio stations, newspapers, related magazines, and online portals cover the event.
While literary, educational, trans-media and commercial publishing activities and cultural events will provide the core of the programme in Frankfurt.
The fair features:
- more than 7,500 exhibiting companies
- over 110 attending countries
- 180,000 international trade visitors
- almost 300,000 visitors
- 100,000 buyers
The Frankfurt Book Fair is a meeting place for the industry’s experts. Be they publishers, booksellers, agents, film producers or authors - each year in October, they all come together and create something new. The Frankfurt Book Fair is the most important marketplace for books, media, rights and licences worldwide.
The Turkish stand opens in a place that is 350 square meters including 48 meter for children totally. There are two hundred publishers and 3 thousand different books in the Turkish stands.
During the fair, 21 publishers will introduce their works.
Traditional dresses are considered to be a significant part of cultural heritage, but there is no homogeneous dressing culture in Albania.
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The discovery includes a ritual cart, arrow heads, spear heads, holy grails and even a Cypro-Minoan writings.
Although plans for the restoration had been in the pipeline for some time, a minor accident on the roof of the Bazaar during the shooting of the film Skyfall accelerated the project.
Iranian violin virtuoso Farjad: “I’d like to live in Konya, Turkey very much. It's because I want to be very close to Jelaluddin Rumi who is one of my inspirational sources in life. After my death I want to be buried somewhere close to his tomb in Konya.”
Under the Ottoman rule for more than 500 years, Macedonia inherited historical monuments as well as city names. Although some of these names have now changed, others still protect their Ottoman heritage.
The return of the monastery to the minority community was first brought up following the declaration of Turkey's democratization packet in October 2013.
Stuck between Albania and Macedonia, in Gora province's villages called Plava and Mlika artifacts and ruin are found from Seljuks period.
Athens's fist mosque will be in a military facility in Votanikos district and after the projects finalizes a road will be built.
Built in the beginning of 16th century by the Mughal Empire (Babur) the village was named after the founder Gakarli Sadi Han and called Saidpor.
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The Goethe Institute will screen a series of Japanese films as part of the 11th Ankara Japanese Film Festival.
Located in the west, on the historic peninsula of Istanbul, Gulhane Park has withstood the transformation of Istanbul from the Ottoman Empire to now.
Turkey's Deputy PM Isler says Turkey will restore Mausoleum of Gul Baba in Budapest, Hungary.
Turkish coffee has been consumed in former Ottoman countries for centuries.
One of the unique specialities Binzerte has is the natural water channels that were re-opened during the French colonial period linking Binzerte Lake to the Mediterranean.