Balikesir

Balikesir

(bälŭk'ĕsēr`), city (1990 pop. 171,967), capital of Balikesir prov., NW Turkey. It is a rail junction and the center of a fertile agricultural region.
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London: The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a EU40 million loan to finance the construction, development and operation of the Lapseki mine in Canakkale and the Ivrindi mine in Balikesir.
The boat sank in the Aegean Sea near the Edremit area of the north-western province Balikesir, the coast guard said in a statement.
The bodies of at least nine refugees washed up in Ayvalik town of western Balikesir province, said the report, adding that a total of 22 migrants were attempting to cross to Greece's Lesbos Island when their boat overturned in stormy weather.
These Turkish provinces are Kastamonu, Balikesir and Manisa," the SFDA said in a statement.
More than 200AaAeAeA refugees were rescued in the Aegean Sea by the Turki Coast Guard off the Ayvalik coast of Turkey's western Balikesir province Sunday.
Migrants were found in the provinces of Mugla, Aydin, Izmir plus the north-western provinces of Balikesir and Canakkale, in addition to the southern region of Antalya.
Turyag is based in Balikesir, in the Marmara region.
Turkey's part of the ITE Natural Gas Pipeline Project will be from the TurkeyaACAo Iran border to the Ipsala/Edirne Greece border, passing through Agri, Erzurum, Erzincan, Gumushane, Sivas, Yozgat, Kirsehir, Kirikkale, Ankara, Eskisehir, Bilecik, Kutahya, Bursa, Balikesir, Canakkale and Tekirdag.
Support for this study was provided through Balikesir University's project, "Test Anxiety among Primary School EFL Learners" (2008/43).
Balikesir Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Deri ve Zuhrevi Hastaliklar Anabilim Dali, Balikesir, Turkiye
The biggest wind farm in Turkey, Enerjisa Bares Wind Power Plant in Balikesir in the west of the country, started producing electricity on 11 May.