Turkish physicians place to create live donor transplant unit at Israeli hospital

Deniz Çiyan – JERUSALEM A group of Turkish physicians is set to set up a live donor transplant unit at a well known Israeli hospital in Jerusalem, based on an Israeli physician. Dr. Abed Khalaileh, general surgeon for organ transplant at Israel’s Haddasah Hospital, told the Hürriyet Daily News that a group of Turkish physicians from Turkey to be headed …

US jobs report comes into view

The US dollar stood little altered on its small improvement from the last day bogging down as investors began to take a waitandsee approach ahead of Friday’s US jobs report. PICTURE: REUTERS [TOKYO] The US dollar stood little altered early on Wednesday, its small improvement from the last day bogging down as investors began to take a waitandsee approach ahead …

#039 & Singapore;s monetary sector likely to stay cyberattack target: Fortinet

The financial services sector in Singapore will probably stay a top goal for cybercriminals in 2017 due to worth and the sensitive nature of fiscal data the business holds, based on cybersecurity company Fortinet. ST PICTURE: DESMOND WEE SINGAPORE’S financial services sector will probably stay a top goal for cybercriminals in 2017 due to worth and the sensitive nature of …

Turkey Banks Balance Sheet

Banks Balance Sheet in Turkey rose from 2656148741 TRY Thousand in December of 2016 to 2789143407 TRY Thousand in January. Banks Balance Sheet in Turkey averaged 475265640.61 TRY Thousand from 1986 until 2017, reaching an all time high of 2789143407 TRY Thousand in January of 2017 and a record low of 15859.80 TRY Thousand in January of 1986. Export Data …

Turkey’s Changemakers: The Living Museum

The Living Museum, founded with the goal of bequeathing Anatolian culture to future generations by using interactive techniques, is the 10th Changemaker of the 8th season of Sabancı Foundation Turkey’s Changemakers Program. Sema Demir is an academic on Turkish people culture. With her husband Harun Demir, bequeath and she works to safeguard Anatolian culture to future generations. Bearing this in …

Honorary Award is received by Ara Güler in Germany

NUREMBERG The 22nd Turkish-German Film Festival kicked off with a gala ceremony held at Tafalhalle in Nuremberg, with Turkey’s acclaimed photographer Ara on March 4. The other honorary award was received by German manager of photography Jürgen Jürges in the festival. The honorary guest of the festival, writer Zülfü Livaneli and Turkish musician, gave a speech in the opening, commending …

Australia, NZ dollars demanded as returns move against them

The Australian and New Zealand dollars were on the defensive on Monday as the building threat of an impending rise in US interest rates eroded the monies’ return advantage over the US dollar. PICTURE: BLOOMBERG [SYDNEY] The Australian and New Zealand dollars were on the defensive on Monday as the building threat of an impending rise in US interest rates …

Asean sanctuary standing gives concern to Thai central bank to baht

Bank of Thailand governor Veerathai Santiprabhob said Feb 23 that foreigners saw the state as a “safe haven” as well as the baht’s strength was not helping the market. PICTURE: REUTERS [BANGKOK] Thailand’s popularity among bond investors is developing a problem for policy makers counting on tourism and exports to drive increase. Some US$2.1 billion of foreign money has flowed …

Jaws on big screen with live orchestra

CENK ERDEM Some of the very iconic horror movies ever, Steven Spielberg’s unforgettable “Jaws” is set to take stage at London’s Royal Albert Hall together with the accompaniment of BBC Concert Orchestra for this particular year’s Festival of Film. BBC Concert Orchestra will perform John Williams’ celebrated score in the Royal Albert Hall’s renowned auditorium. The orchestra and picture screening …