06 April 2010, Tuesday, 14:42

Turkish news agency “Anadolu” celebrates the 90th anniversary

author: news-agency "Bashinform"

The Turkish news agency “Anadolu” is celebrating the 90th anniversary today. The news agency “Anadolu” is considered the main and the largest news-agency of Turkey and it is well-known and popular all over the world.

The news agency “Anadolu Ajansi” was established in 1920 by the initiative of the founder of Turkish Republic Mustafa Kemal Ataturk. At present time the agency possesses 14 regional divisions and 30 offices all over Turkey and beyond the country the agency has 20 offices.

Along with the news agencies “AZETTADJ” (Azerbaijan), “KAZINFORM” (Kazakhstan), “KABAR” (Kyrgyzstan), “Bashinform” (Russia, Bashkortostan), “Tatar-Inform” (Russia, Tatarstan) and “Crimean News” (Crimean Autonomous Republic, Ukraine) the news agency “Anadolu” is found in the staff of the Turk-speaking news agencies’ association (TKA).

As the General Director of the news-agency “Anadolu” reported to the news agency “Bashinform”, the arrival of official delegations fr om many Turk countries, numerous foreign guests and journalists is expected at the jubilee celebrations in Ankara.

The program of the jubilee actions includes the visits to the museum by Kemal Ataturk, the Liberation Museum and opening of the photo-exhibition in the honor of the 90th anniversary of the Great National Assembly of Turkey and the news agency “Anadolu”. The official ceremony, devoted to “Anadolu” jubilee, will take place in the agency’s conference-hall and the guests will also take part in solemn opening of “Anadolu” archive and the art exhibition.

Solemn reception and the piano concert, devoted to the agency’s jubilee, will be held at the Great National Assembly of Turkey.

The guests will also visit the city of Izmir, wh ere the official reception on the occasion of the “Anadolu” 90th anniversary is to take place.

The news agency “Bashinform” sincerely congratulates the Turkish colleagues with the 90th anniversary and wishes the whole boy of the agency creative longevity, every success in its work, stable reader’s interest and recognition from the numerous consumers of the produce of the news agency “Anadolu”.