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Ancient town known as Smyrna, Izmir is the third most populated city of Turkey. Important port and economic hub, it enjoys a modern and developed economy, mainly based on industry, trade and services, thus offering job opportunities to expats looking for career prospects.

The city also welcomes in its universities and higher studies institutions foreign students who come to study in a pleasant environment.

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