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Largest city of Turkey, Istanbul attracts expatriates and foreign investors. The town is the main financial, commercial and industrial hub of the country, with adiversified economy. Automotive manufacturing as well as electronics can be good job leads for expats looking for career prospects.

Cultural center, Istanbul appears as an ideal destination for expatriates wishing to settle in Turkey.

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More and more foreigners are tempted to settle in Turkey in order to set up their own business. The market is rather open to foreign investments.

You are allowed to bring 2 pets (cats, dogs or birds), or 10 aquarium fish with you when travelling to Turkey. All pets must have an identification device.

The Turkish population is world famous for its culture and hospitality. Hence, you should not have much trouble in adapting to their lifestyle.

Turkey has numerous options to keep your child occupied, from day care centres to all manner of entertainment options.

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Where East meets West. A native New Yorker living in Istanbul, Turkey.

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Ben Istanbul is a collective of Istanbulite, thrill to share their vision of Istanbul. We are writing about places we like, streets, events and people who are making this city aliveeverything to give you another way to discover Istanbul!


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