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Turkey fines television channels for broadcasting ‘homosexual’ Shakira video
May 2, 2014 Ξ Comments Off

Turkey fines television channels for broadcasting ‘homosexual’ Shakira video

posted by Victoria McKenzie

The Turkish Audiovisual Council fined Pop music channels Dream TV, Show TV and Kral Popsaid for broadcasting the video “Can’t Remember to Forget You,” claiming it is a bad example for  Full Article »

Sports

Jan 28, 2013 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia U-20 soccer team headed to 2013 World Cup

posted by Rob Edmond

Colombia on Sunday secured a place in the 2013 under-20′s World Cup after defeating Peru 1-0. The only goal of the match came in the form of a penalty shot  Full Article »

Business

Feb 17, 2012 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia and Turkey resume free trade negotiations

posted by Charles Parkinson

Colombia and Turkey have resumed negotiations in Bogota over a free trade agreement, reported Colombian media Friday. Delegates from the two countries have now entered a fifth round of talks,  Full Article »

News

Nov 18, 2011 Ξ Comments Off

Santos inaugurates Colombian embassy in Turkey

posted by Jean Carrere

President Juan Manuel Santos inaugurated the new Colombian embassy on Friday in Ankara, Turkey. Turkish president Abdullah Gul attended the ceremony, a move which Santos described as “a very good  Full Article »

Business

Nov 18, 2011 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia, Turkey to bilaterally cut visa entry requirements

posted by Toni Peters

Citizens of Colombia and Turkey will be able to enter either country restriction-free and visa-free, announced Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. “Turkish citizens will be able to enter Colombia without  Full Article »

News

Nov 18, 2011 Ξ Comments Off

Santos announces military cooperation with Turkey

posted by Jean Carrere

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos had harsh criticisms for E.U. policy to fight the economic crisis, while announcing extensive military cooperation with Turkey, Colombian media reported on Friday. The president,  Full Article »

News

Nov 16, 2011 Ξ Comments Off

Santos visits Turkey to develop bilateral relations

posted by Jean Carrere

Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos traveled to Turkey on Wednesday to strengthen diplomatic relations and continue negotiations to establish Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the Mediterranean country. On this trip,  Full Article »

News

Sep 19, 2011 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia names ambassadors to Netherlands, Turkey

posted by Toni Peters

Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos has announced new ambassadors to Turkey and the Netherlands, Colombian media reported Monday. The Colombian head of state announced that Eduardo Pizarro is to be new  Full Article »

Business

Sep 19, 2011 Ξ Comments Off

Colombia, Turkey wrap up 3rd round trade talks

posted by Toni Peters

Negotiators have wrapped up the third round of negotiations for a Colombia-Turkey free trade agreement in Bogota Friday, reported financial publication Dinero. Customs procedures, the facilitation of trade, and technical  Full Article »

Beauty

Sep 9, 2011 Ξ Comments Off

Colombian beauty queen heads to Miss World Tourism 2011

posted by Natalie Dalton

Colombian cutie Derly Vanegas Hurtado, who hails from the Amazon region of Caqueta, is this year’s Miss Colombia in the Miss World Tourism  2011 pageant held in Istanbul, Turkey from  Full Article »