Istanbul 2020 brings Grand Bazaar to New York’s Grand Central Station

Istanbul 2020 has brought the magic of Istanbul’s world-famous Grand Bazaar to New York’s iconic Grand Central station, giving visitors a chance to sample Turkey’s warm hospitality and celebrated cuisine as part of the 32nd New York Turkish Day festivities – the biggest celebration of Turkish culture outside of Turkey. Organised by the Federation of Turkish American Associations (FTAA), the Grand Central Terminal was adorned with...

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IOC Evaluation Commission Praises “Extraordinary” Istanbul
Mar27

IOC Evaluation Commission Praises “Extraordinary” Istanbul

The IOC Evaluation Commission concluded its inspection of Istanbul today with a final press conference to over 200 international and Turkish media and declared that they had an “excellent impression” of the Istanbul 2020 bid. In a press conference at the Four Seasons Bosphorus Hotel, Chairman of the IOC Evaluation Commission, Sir Craig Reedie, said: “The IOC 2020 Evaluation Commission has been very pleased to spend time here in the...

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