Nine successful athletes of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality’s Youth and Sports Club will be competing in the world and European Championships in different branches.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality and Wolfgang Salazar, the Mural Artist from Venezuela, started a collaboration that will set the bar for coexistence of different cultures in Izmir. After the walls were colored with the children, the locals celebrated the event with Roman tunes.
Representatives and retired ambassadors of 37 countries attended to the meeting held in the Historical Coal Gas Factory.
The Standing NATO Mine Countermeasures Group TWO (SNMGMG – 2) was in Izmir Port. The commanders of the naval ships visited Izmir Metropolitan Municipality.
In the Best Sustainable Practices Contest Award Ceremony, an event organized as a part of “4th International Sustainable Buildings Symposium” on July 18-20, 2019, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality received four grand prizes for its four projects.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality took the first step of a great project that will develop north of Izmir through culture, nature and tourism. The coordination center of the project opened in Bergama Town, Kozak Highland Yukarıbey District.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality is named as the pioneering city for its efforts to extend the use of bicycles through “Haydi Türkiye Bisiklete” (Start Cycling Turkey), a project designed by WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities and supported by the EU.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer announced that they are planning on starting the construction works next year and commissioning Buca Subway in five years and thanked the President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan for authorizing this investment.
İzmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor, Tunç Soyer participated the United Cities and Local Governments, Middle East and West Asia Regional Organization (UCLG-MEWA) meeting in Amman
In “Mahir Eller (Skilled Hands) Project”, an EU Project co-organized with the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey, 14 female subway and trolley operators successfully passed their exams and proved their professional competency.
GreenTech 2019 Izmir, an event co-organized by Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, Izmir Development Agency (IZKA) and Ministry of Industry and Technology, unites Turkish entrepreneurships working in the field of green technologies and representatives from public institutions...
In the “ISBS 2019 Sustainability Award”, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality won four grand prizes with four environmental projects.
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer attended to the 22nd Meeting of Working with Turkey Group organized in Brussels by the European Committee of the Regions. Mr. Soyer, who met with high level officers of the European Union in Brussels.
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer took over his office about one and half month ago and, so far, he has received diplomats from 15 countries located all around the 5 continents.
82 teams and 800 participants from 40 countries came to Izmir for the FIRST LEGO League Open International Turkey, the INTO ORBIT – Space Adventure themed event organized on May 22 – 25, and this four-day event created both exciting and entertaining moments.
In this meeting, local governors who took office in the member cities after the Local Elections of March 31 were informed about the Cittaslow organization. It is decided that the Mayor Tunç Soyer shall act as the Cittaslow Coordinator for one more year.
In the Historical Coal Gas Factory, Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer met with the committee from Thessaloniki visiting Turkey for start of rounds and the sector representatives. At the end of this two-hour summit, the parties agreed that all sectors must cooperate to launch this project.
Ecology Izmir, the only fair focusing on the certified organic products representing Turkey in the national and international platforms, opened its doors for the tenth event.
Tunç Soyer, the Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, received the Ambassador Christian Berger, the Head of EU Delegation to Turkey, who is in Izmir for the “Europa Day”. The Mayor Tunç Soyer hopes that the new era in Izmir will also be a new beginning for the relations with the EU.
Wheelchair Basketball Team of İzmir Metropolitan Municipality completed European League-3 finals in the third place
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer attended to the opening ceremony of Eurasia Rail – International Rolling Stock, light rail systems, Infrastructure and Logistics Exhibition, the only industry exhibition in Europe and Asia and the world’s 3rd largest exhibition.
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer took the first step for establishing the United Mediterranean concept, one of the first-hundred day goals announced by the Mayor Soyer before the March 31 elections.
The judoists of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality won two gold medals from the two great tournaments organized in Russia and Albania.
The new Mayor of Izmir received his certificate of election from the Provincial Electoral Board and then joined Mr. Aziz Kocaoğlu for the handover ceremony.
We built a special high forest in Bornova Aşık Veysel Recreational Area for the “sister cities” of Izmir.