World Bulletin / News Desk
High Board of Privatization (OYK) included the Baskent Natural Gas Distribution Corp.'s 20 percent of shares in its portfolio which was not in the extent and program of the privatization.
OYK's decision was published in the Turkish Official Gazette on Tuesday.
According to the notice, Ankara's Baskent Natural Gas Distribution Corp. decided its 20 percent of shares to be added into the program of privatization.
20 percent of the shares will be privatized with previously privatized 80 percent of shares by the "block sales" procedure.
Process period of the company's privatization will take two years and internal and external transactions will be managed by an administration source at the Privatization Administration Board (OIB).
General Assembly to hold extraordinary session Thursday to discuss motion to extend military mandate in Iraq and Syria
Turkish dailies cover police raid on Koza Ipek Holding, suspected of providing financial support to 'Gulenist Terror Organization'
Two F-16 jets destroyed PKK firing positions in area after one soldier was killed and two were wounded
Turkey and Iraq have launched a joint investigation to examine those responsible for the kidnap of 18 workers from Baghdad
Members of Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) which is designated as a terrorist group, are believed to be behind the attack
Agency provides assistance to poor, victims of disasters, refugees from Syria whose numbers have swelled to about 2.5 million
EU calls for 'independent and transparent investigation' on two British journalists
Tuesday's dailies mainly cover the new rewards offered to those in Turkey who provide information regarding terrorists
An operation is currently underway with police raiding Koza-Ipek, a business that has close tiled to US based cleric Fethullah Gulen.
'Turkey, in terms of combating ISIL and dealing with the inflow of Syria refugees, has been above and beyond what we might expect,” says State Dept.
Journalists accused of helping a 'terrorist organization' however the identification of which one has been held.
Move could signal thaw in relations, frozen since Israel’s deadly 2010 raid on Gaza-bound aid flotilla
Senior AKP official says lawmakers need to discuss the parliamentary motion of extending Turkish military's mandate to take action in Iraq and Syria
Decision comes after a surge in violence in the southeast between Turkish security forces and Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK)
Monday dailies cover Victory Day celebrations and reported PKK attacks in southeastern Turkey
A roadside bomb planted by the PKK has claimed the life of a thirteen year old boy