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30
Nov
2014

Congratulations to ALP Success

The Australian Turkish Business Council sincerely congratulates our elected State members of Parliament and the Labor Party victory.

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25
Nov
2014

Erdoghan (Eddie) Cuma

Erdoghan Cuma was a little six year old boy when he arrived in Australia in 1952.

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15
Nov
2014

Turkey calls for a more ‘inclusive’ G20

As Turkey prepares to take over the G20 presidency, Prime Minister Davutoğlu shares a vision of a more inclusive organization that listens to the concerns of the largely voiceless least developed countries.
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5
Nov
2014

Gallipoli sculpture receives funding

The Australian Turkish Centenary Community Committee are proud to announce that they have formally received funding of $330,000 from the Federal and the Victorian State Government to fund the Australian Turkish Friendship Memorial Sculpture.

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29
Jul
2014

Shane Delia’s Spice Journey Turkey

Award-winning Chef and Restaurateur, Shane Delia is returning to our television screen with the second instalment of his Spice Journey.  This time he is travelling through Turkey. Read more

6
Jul
2014

The Water Diviner

There is a wonderful new movie about Gallipoli being released at the end of this year called ‘The Water Diviner’.  Award winning actor Russell Crowe stars in the movie and he also steps behind the camera to make his directional debut.

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10
Jun
2014

‘Huss’ receives honour

MULTICULTURAL ADVOCATE AWARDED OAM

When Huseyin Mustafa arrived in Australia from Cyprus 46 years ago, Melbourne was a very different place.

Born in a village with only 200 people and no running water or electricity, his Turkish Cypriot family spent 24 days on a ship to escape war.

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9
Jun
2014

Huseyin Mustafa awarded OAM

The ATBC takes great pleasure in announcing that the President of the Australian Turkish Business Council, Mr Huseyin Mustafa has been honoured for outstanding achievement and service.

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22
May
2014

Marketing In Turkey

Getting Dirty is Beautiful – Kirlenmek Güzeldir

Watching television Advertisements is a mundane and mandatory obligation for viewers watching commercial television programmes.

I have never been impressed with any advertising campaign until I saw this brilliant piece of marketing for OMO. The Turkish Advertising company who created this OMO campaign deserves an award.
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16
Mar
2014

ATBC Picnic – 2014

The morning weather began a bit chilly but the ATBC Board and their helpers arrived early to set up for the Annual Picnic at Greenvale Reservoir, knowing full well that the crowds would pour in.

Banners and flags were unfolded, tables were set, barbecues were lit, barbecue aroma filled the air, salad and dips were displayed; and then a continuous, long, steady stream of guests arrived to enjoy the day.

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