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  • Ataköy Mega Marina
    Event

    CNR Yacht Festival

    16-20 October 2019, Istanbul, Turkey

  • News

    Competing Istanbul shows to be held this month

    2019-10-03T15:13:00Z

    Two competing boat shows will be held in Istanbul, Turkey this month – one at Tuzla Viaport Marina from October 5-13 and the other in Ataköy Marina from October 16-20.

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    Member of ‘yacht robbery group’ arrested in Moscow

    2019-09-16T15:01:00Z

    Following the theft of a US$2m yacht named Ghost 3 from Turkish charter firm GMM Yachting, Interpol has been on the case in search of the thieves.

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    Turkish SY builder launches Virtus

    2019-08-21T11:07:00Z

    Turkish superyacht yard Mengi Yay, located in Tuzla, Istanbul, has launched its new 44m project Virtus .

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    Turkish builder launches new flagship

    2019-07-31T07:00:00Z

    Sirena Yachts has launched its new flagship model, the Sirena 88. At 26.8m, it is the largest yacht ever built by the Turkish yard.

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    Turkish yard unveils new business model

    2019-07-29T10:01:00Z

    Turkish superyacht builder Naval Yachts has unveiled a new business model called ‘Completion Projects’.

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    Fire breaks out at two Istanbul marinas

    2019-07-26T13:26:00Z

    At around 6am this morning, fire broke out almost simultaneously at two separate marinas in Istanbul, Turkey – Marinturk, which is located on the Asian side of the city, and Ataköy Marina on the European side.

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    Turkey imposes new "tax" on tourist vessels

    2019-07-15T09:46:00Z

    Turkish Parliament ratified a bill last Thursday to establish a new agency to promote and further develop tourism in Turkey.

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    Turkish yard unveils new hybrid yacht series

    2019-06-21T14:56:00Z

    Naval Yachts, located in the Antalya Free Zone in Turkey, has unveiled a new aluminium hybrid yacht series called ‘GreeNaval’. The concept behind the GreeNaval series is maximum comfort and efficiency, combined with eco-friendly technology.

  • Alia's new facility in Antalya
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    Turkish SY builder expands

    2019-06-20T14:04:00Z

    Turkey’s Alia Yachts is building a new complex adjacent to its existing facilities in the Antalya Free Trade Zone, effectively creating a whole street block dedicated to the brand.

  • The Vicem 67 Cruiser has already received CE Design Category A certification
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    Vicem 67 Cruiser nears completion

    2019-05-30T15:30:00Z

    Turkish motoryacht builder Vicem Yachts has provided a build update for its new cold-moulded motoryacht, the Vicem 67 Cruiser. Construction of the hard-chined semi-displacement hull is now complete and the yacht has been certified for CE Design Category A, ensuring it is self-sufficient for extended voyages.

  • Nozomi II at Alia Yachts
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    Turkish yard begins construction of 32m Project Nozomi II

    2019-05-29T10:43:00Z

    Turkey’s Alia Yachts has started the construction of Project Nozomi II, a 32.4m sistership to the 30.5m Virgen del Mar VI (formerly Project Nozomi) that was delivered last year.

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    New CEO at Turquoise Yachts

    2019-05-14T10:13:00Z

    Turkish superyacht builder Turquoise Yachts has been undergoing changes and expansion as part of its strategic plan to increase production and its share of the market as a world-class builder of superyachts. As part of this strategy, Turquoise has constituted a new board of directors and beefed up its management ...

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    Dutch stabiliser-maker names Turkish distributor

    2019-05-09T07:10:00Z

    Dynamic Marine Systems Holland, the Dutch maker of roll-damping systems, has named Istanbul-based Arti Marin Mobil Enerji Sisemleri AS as its distributor for Turkey.

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    2nd TYBA Yacht Charter Show starts soon

    2019-05-07T11:37:00Z

    The Turkish Yachting Brokers Association (TYBA) is to host the 2nd TYBA Yacht Charter Show in Bodrum from May 9-12 at Yalıkavak Marina.

  • Bluefin
    News

    Bluefin LED grows presence in Turkey

    2019-04-18T07:00:00Z

    Bluefin LED in the UK has chosen Arti Marin to act as its distributor in Turkey.

  • Numarine's Ali Tanır
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    Numarine names new sales and marketing manager

    2019-04-03T14:24:00Z

    Turkish motoryacht producer Numarine has promoted Ali Tanir to the role of sales and marketing manager with immediate effect. He replaces Orhun Senturk, who is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities.

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    Turkey overturns ban on foreign-flagged charter yachts

    2019-04-01T15:15:00Z

    The ban on foreign-flagged yachts operating as charter vessels in Turkey this season has been overturned, thanks to the efforts of local yacht associations and charter firms. But while negotiations with officials at the Ministry of Tourism have been successful, disappointingly high rates have been imposed.

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    More details emerge on Turkish charter crisis

    2019-03-26T16:08:00Z

    As reported yesterday , Turkey appears to be prepared to ban foreign-flagged boats from operating as charter vessels in Turkish waters for the 2019 season. IBI has learned additional details from local sources about the sudden shift of policy, including a yacht charter firm active in the country for many ...

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    Turkish yacht tourism on verge of new crisis

    2019-03-25T11:27:00Z

    Turkey may ban yacht charter companies with foreign-flagged vessels from operating in the country this season.