Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey


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Jewellery Sector demand immidiate solution for Private Consumption Tax (OTV)

TOBB Jewellery Industry Assembly gathered in order to settle roadmap for 2011. During the meeting in particular stock release, re-assessment, production in alternative months, outage application in export and training activities, many issues are addressed, regarding the sector and it is agreed that one of the most important issue is Special Consumption Tax (OTV). Representatives of the sector demanded either special consumption tax should be ruled out or its ratio should be decreased. ​ ​

Industrial Strategy Document is a very important step for the future of Turkish Industry

Ender Yorgancılar, member of the TOBB Executive Board, in an interview  at the Bloomberg TV, said that Industrial Strategy Document  is extremely important for the future of Turkish industry which  was   announced at  a meeting organized by the Ministry of Industry and Trade with the presence of TOBB  President M. Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu. ​ ​

Joint Declaration of the Fifth Meeting of the Istanbul Forum for Economic Cooperation

Istanbul Forum for Economic Cooperation between Turkey, Afghanistan and Pakistan is a trilateral dialogue mechanism established by the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB), Afghanistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) and the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI) in 26 October 2007 with the objective of promoting business to business contributions to the confidence building process in the region. ​ ​

Civil Aviation İndustry needs qualified human resource

Turkish civil aviation assembly held its meeting in İstanbul TOBB building, discussed the problems of sector and solutions. The President of Turkish Civil Aviation assembly’s Şahabettin Bolukçu stated that in order to develop amateur and sportive aviation, amateur aviation Federation and Turkish Aeronautical Association need to have collaboration. General Manager of Turkish Aeronautical Association Necdet Şendil also indicated that aviation industry needs qualified human resource. He added that existing legislation should convert to support of flight schools. ​ ​

The number of the newly established companies decreased by 20,95 % in November 2010 w

The number of the newly established companies, cooperatives, and sole proprietorships decreased by 20,95 %, 5,62 %, and 14,57 % respectively according to the previous month.​ ​

New Security Requirements in International Road Transport Sector

  IRU TIR EPD, which is developed by International Road Transport Union (IRU), has been updated to cover security requirements and to lodge Electronic Entry/Exit Summary Declarations and will be operational as of today (20th December 2010). IRU TIR EPD is operational in Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Finland, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Poland, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia. ​ ​

Aid packages which are sent by TOBB for Palestinian students are delivered to the off

The aid convoy consisted of 5 TIR full of aid sent by the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey (TOBB), which will be tailored as school uniforms for 101.000 Palestinian students at the age of 6 to 11 and which costs more than 1 million Turkish Liras including fabric, liner, pad, button and zipper, is delivered to Palestinian officials. The aid delivered by the Turkish Red Crescent will be tailored in Palestine to provide employment in the region.
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District Governor Candidates Visit TOBB

This year’s district governor candidates visited TOBB today, on the way to stepping into their career following an intensive training and course program. This year held for the third time, the visit program was attended by 66 candidates together with Mr. Muhterem İnce, Deputy Head of the Training Department, and colleagues from the Ministry of the Interior. ​ ​

Surface irrigation should be stopped

Turkish Agriculture assembly meeting was hold with the participation of TOBB Vice President Faik Yavuz, TOBB Board Member Mustafa Yardımcı and assembly members.​ ​

The “Future of Europe” was discussed in TOBB University of Economics and Technology (

Following European Commission’s 2010 Progress Report for Turkey, EU – Turkey relations were discussed in TOBB ETÜ. Counsellor of EU Delegation to Turkey and Head of the Section of Political Affairs, Press and Information Mr. Micheal Miller, Prof. Dr. Ahmet O. Evin from Sabancı University and Journalist – Writer Ms. Çiğdem Toker participated to the panel and discussed the issue. ​ ​

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