World Bulletin / News Desk
Yemeni Minister of Finance, Saker al-Wajeh said that Yemen was neglected during the term of former President of Yemen, Ali Abdullah Saleh and added, "Yemeni economy is recovering after the Gulf Cooperation Council's 'peace plan'."
Attending to the 7th Turkish-Arabic Economy Forum in Istanbul, Yemeni finance minister replied the questions of AA correspondent and stated that during the Saleh's government, economy was neglected which caused problems nowadays.
Al-Wajeh underlined assistance by Turkey and said, "Turkey helped Yemen a lot. Hundreds of people who were wounded during revolution received medical treatment in Turkey. Turkey plans to open dialysis centre in the Yemeni cities of San'a, al-Hudaydah, Ta'izz and Aden. At the end of the transitional period, we'll get over most of the problems."
Turkey's AFAD says the government spent nearly $12 million in aid to shelter-seekers from Kobani
Hundreds of people from all backgrounds have gathered in Ankara at the Pakistan embassy to honour the victims of the Peshawar attack this week.
"You will respect the decisions of Turkish judiciary and the rule of law," says Erdogan in caustic response to EU criticism of recent police probe and detentions
Turkey will be an extra regional observer at the Central American Integration System in 2015.
Three formal acquittals followed between 2006 and 2011, but the Istanbul criminal court reopened the case again, and last year sentenced Selek, who lives in France, to life in prison.
Turkish President Erdogan has said that Turkey and Qatar stand together with the oppressed people of the world
Istanbul prosecutor asks court to issue arrest warrant for U.S.-based preacher Gulen in a probe. He was charged with “managing a terror organization", making person devoid of his freedom by using force, threat or trick and Causing any administrative or juridical sanctions except from jail for aggrieved by slandering him
Three Turks detained recently in Germany are not linked with Turkey's National Intelligence Organization, the Turkish foreign ministry says.
Turkey could begin training and equipping moderate Syrian opposition fighters before March
International conference hears call for more public transportation to beat congestion in Turkey's largest city
Istanbul Penal Court rules for the arrest of four people including Hidayet Karaca, chairman of the Samanyolu Media Group, and releases eight others, including Ekrem Dumanli, editor-in-chief of Zaman newspaper.
Government plans to allow companies involved in cancelled South Stream Pipeline project to begin feasibility studies anyway, to avoid having the government pay compensation
10 members of the PKK, 4 of whom under 18 years of age, surrendered to to authorities at Habur Border Gate of Turkey
Turkish dailies on Friday mostly covered latest developments in an ongoing investigation into the Gulen Movement...
Meeting's main purpose is to discuss mechanisms that enable the International Organization of Turkic Culture to act together
Support in Turkey for its EU membership hits lowest levels in years, according to survey