Turkey Mountaineering Federation President Prof. Dr. Ersan Başar and President of Mavi Mountaineering and Nature Sports Club Yüksel Alpkaya visited our Union on 01.12.2017.

Happy Teacher's Day

Teachers are people who are real leaders of the community who bring up the people who lead the societies, but they are usually behind the scenes. Thanks to the work of our teachers from primary education to university, the civilization of the human beings can continue not only in our country but also all over the world.

Established by the council of ministers decision and the only living Union in Turkey, Artvin Camili Villages Association’s President Olgun Yavuz made a courtesy visit to our president.

Living Cities Platform Manager Alper Akın sculpture artist Şerif Akşit, visited our President A. Zeki APALI in his office for his support to the Living City Awards Turkey 2017 event on date11.09.2017.

The Great Leader Atatürk passed away on November 10, 1938, there is no doubt that it has caused a deep sadness to the Turkish nation. His sudden and apathetic departure did not only shake all the Turkish peoples deeply, and it caused a great repercussion among other nations throughout the world.

Our President A. Zeki Apalı visited the Director of department of strategy development of the Ministry of Development Nuri Barış Tartıcı in his office. In meeting, possible collaborations and projects to be carried out were discussed.

The 3rd Tourism Council organized by Ministry of Culture and Tourism after 15 years with the slogan "High Time” in Ankara Sheraton Hotel, in between November 1-3, 2017, ended with the assessments of Culture and Tourism Minister Numan Kurtulmuş. Speaking at the closing of the Council, Kurtulmuş said, "We will get 9 thousand dollars for the plane support given to the tour operators.

The opening of the meeting will be held by Mr. President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan which will take place in Ankara on November 1-3, 2017 and the meeting will last for 3 days.

The Republic is perhaps the greatest victory gained in Turkish history. The Republic is an unprecedented phenomenon in thousands of years of Turkish history. Therefore so valuable and it is our treasure that needs to be protected first.

According to the Vocational Law and the 5th article of the professional regulation of Tourist Guides, The Regional Certificate Program exams, which have been planned and announced before, and postponed for various reasons, were held in Trabzon and Şanlıurfa in May.

A. Zeki Apalı, who participated in the Adana Flavor Festival, held on October 6-7-8, 2017 under the care of the Governorship of Adana, said in his speech during the festival, "A tourist coming to Adana can visit historical sites such as Ulu Mosque, Yağ Mosque and Stone Bridge.

Aral group official Ali Akgün visited our President A. Zeki Apalı at his office to inform about the project called "Prevention and Awareness Program for Food Waste in Tourism Enterprises" which aims to prevent damages to material and spiritual and environmental dimensions of food wastes in the hotels and in our country. Against wastage; concerts, animations, panels, campaigns will be organized for hotel managers, hotel personnel and customers in the scope of the project to be carried out with multi-faceted activities and works will include posters, notepads, interesting t-shirts and descriptive materials about waste. The first 50 pilot hotels will be launched in 2018.

The representatives of the International Children's Center Ankara Office visited our President A. Zeki Apalı on 03.10.2017 at his office. Officials informing to our President about the "Child Friendly Tourism" project, which aims to transform the facilities and tools of travel and tourism enterprises into safer, healthier and more fun environments for children, stated that through this project, a secure tourism understanding will be strengthened and children's rights of protection from violence will be ensured. Our President stated that they would like to contribute to the project and wish them success in their work.

TÜRSAB Presidential Candidate Firuz Bağlıkaya visited our Association on 02.10.2017. Bağlıkaya stated that if they are elected, the tourism sector will form a structure that will sit around the same table with all the partners and solve the problems together. Bağlıkaya stated that the percentage of participation in their elections is low, even more than 500 agency owner guides and they can also serve as a bridge between TUREB and TÜRSAB.

Our President A. Zeki Apalı, General Secretary Kevser Afşar and Our Consultant Özcan Hergül visited Yenimahalle Mayor Mr. Fethi Yaşar on September 26, 2017 in his office. During the visit collaborations with cultural attractions to be organized in Yenimahalle Municipality and TUREB partnership in 2018 were discussed. Yaşar has a background in tourism and cares about the development of tourism, stated that they will support the projects to be made in this area. After a productive interview, a souvenir photo was taken.