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Russian Billionaires Super Yacht in Fethiye

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Ocean Victory, Viktor Rashnikovs fancy seven story super yacht, sailed into Fethiye this morning and is currently moored and refueling in Fethiye harbour. The beautiful white yacht, owned by Rashnikov the billionaire steel magnate, is the ninth largest super yacht in the world. It dwarfs Andrey Melnichenkos futuristic yacht ‘A’ ... Read More »

A Few Highlights From Uzumlu Mushroom Festival

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Oceanwide Properties had a fabulous weekend with friends FETAV Fethiye Hayvan Dostlari Group (Animal Friends Charity) at the 9th Uzumlu Mushroom Festival.  It was indeed bigger and better than previous years as promised, and the turn out was superb.  Thank-you to all that came to visit us over the weekend ... Read More »

Join Oceanwide and Hayvan Dostlari at the Uzumlu Mushroom Festival this weekend!

uzumlu mushroom festival

Join the Oceanwide Properties team and FETAV Hayvan Dostlari (Animal Friends Charity) at the annual Uzumlu Mushroom Festival this weekend. Find us in-front of the Oceanwide Uzumlu office located opposite the central mosque. Starting Friday 7th April and running until Sunday 9th, it’s sure to be a fun packed event ... Read More »

Good news for foreigners in Turkey – New Turkuaz Card system introduced.

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Good news for foreign professionals, academics and investors looking to work in Turkey – last week saw the new Turkuaz Card system published in the Official Gazette. This means it has now been given the go ahead on a trial basis and applications are now being accepted. What is the ... Read More »

Erdogan urges Turks abroad to holiday in Turkey

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In a further attempt to boost tourist numbers in 2017, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan urged Turks residing abroad to head back to their own country and holiday in Turkey according to the Hurriyet yesterday. In a meeting with tourism representatives at the Presidential Palace, Erdogan said that Turkey intends ... Read More »

17th Fethiye Oludeniz Airgames 11th to 15th October

If you’re in Fethiye at the moment make sure you head along to Oludeniz Belcekiz beach for the 17th Fethiye Oludeniz Airgames running this week from tomorrow through to Saturday.  The season isn’t over yet and airgames officials are expecting a great turnout of pilots and spectators for this popular ... Read More »

Summertime all year in Turkey! Clocks are not turning back in October

Turkey clocks

An announcement came yesterday by the Turkish government – clocks will stay the same in Turkey and will not turn back an hour on October 30th. We are staying on summertime all year through! The decree agreed by the cabinet on Wednesday said that the summertime setting will remain in ... Read More »

Sam, Dogan and Serkan kayak from Antalya to Fethiye for FIG

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Please show your support for Dogan Eraslan, former owner of Mosaik Bahce, Serkan Tarim, local vet, and Sam Tucker of One Man Many Paths, as they kayak a distance of 170 nautical miles (315km) from Antalya to Fethiye raising money for Fethiye International Group (FIG). SAM AND DOGAN’S JOURNEY NOW ... Read More »

Positive changes to Turkish Residence Permit regulations on the horizon

Turkish residency permit

Turkey’s Ministry of the Interior recently used Twitter to announce a set of new Turkish Residency Permit regulations that could bode well for foreigners looking to reside in Turkey. A number of tweets appeared last Tuesday (August 16th) on https://twitter.com/Gocidaresi indicating positive extensions and updates to current validity periods were ... Read More »

Will the ‘turquoise card’ mean easier employment for foreigners in Turkey?

Turquoise card

There has been a number of press reports recently surrounding the implications of the proposed new ‘turquoise card’ system. According to the Hurriyet Daily News, Deputy Prime Minister Nurettin Canikli announced on June 13th that a “series of regulations would be introduced to improve the employment conditions for foreigners”. These ... Read More »

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