Press agenda on September 28

Here are the main topics World Bulletin’s English Desk plans to cover on Friday, Sept. 28, 2018

Press agenda on September 28

GERMANY

BERLIN - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to be welcomed by German counterpart Frank Walter Steinmeier at Bellevue Palace with military ceremony.

BERLIN - Erdogan also due to be received by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and speak at joint press conference.

BERLIN - Turkish president to meet German business leaders. He and First Lady Emine Erdogan also due to attend honorary dinner to be hosted by Steinmeier. 

TURKEY 

ANKARA - TurkStat to release foreign trade statistics for August.

ANKARA - Central bank to release international reserves and foreign currency liquidity figures for August.

ANKARA - Ministry of Culture and Tourism to release number of arriving-departing foreigners and citizens figures for August.

ANKARA - Ministry of Treasury and Finance to release external debt statistics of Turkey for the second quarter of this year.

ANKARA - Ministry of Health to release annual official figures for 2017.

UNITED STATES

WASHINGTON - Senate Judiciary Committee expected to vote on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh.

TAJIKISTAN 

DUSHANBE - Commonwealth of Independent States to hold presidential summit.

YEMEN

SANAA - Following developments in Yemen Civil War. 

SYRIA

IDLIB - Following developments in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province after Turkey-Russia agreement.

KOSOVO 

PRISTINA - Office for Community Affairs at Kosovo Prime Minister's Office to hosts reception marking Day of Kosovo’s Bosniak Community. 

BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA 

SARAJEVO - Chairman of Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina Bakir Izetbegovic to attend International Sarajevo Halal Fair 2018. 

UNITED KINGDOM 

LONDON - Facing charges in Turkey of funding Fetullah terrorist organization, Fugitive Turkish businessman Hamdi Akin Ipek to appear in Westminster Magistrates Court as part of extradition proceedings.

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