ANKARA (AA) – Here are the main topics Anadolu Agency’s English Desk plans to cover on Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018 (coverage may change depending on developing/breaking stories):


NEW YORK – Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to address 73rd UN General Assembly. He is also due to meet leaders of Greece, Mozambique, Slovenia and Venezuela separately.

NEW YORK – Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu to hold talks on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

NEW YORK – Turkey's First Lady Emine Erdogan to address an event on strengthening women and girls in Africa, on the sidelines of the Assembly.


ANKARA – TurkStat to release external trade statistics by enterprise characteristics for 2017.

ANKARA – Ministry of Industry and Technology to release international direct investment figures for July.

ISTANBUL – HP's "Reimagine 2018" on blockchain, artificial intelligence and future technologies to be held in Besiktas district of Istanbul.


SAMARKAND – Turkish Parliament Speaker Binali Yildirim to visit late Uzbek President Islam Karimov's tomb as well as mausoleums of Imam Muhammad al-Bukhari, Imam Abu Mansur al-Maturidi​ and Amir Timur​.


LONDON – Fugitive Turkish businessman Hamdi Akin Ipek who faces charges in Turkey of funding the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO) to appear in Westminster Magistrates Court as part of extradition proceedings.

SPECIAL REPORT: London eyes partnership with Turkey's business sector

By Tayfun Salci

LONDON (AA) – London wants to be a partner of growth in Turkey's business sector, said Lord Mayor of London Charles Bowman.


BERLIN – Chancellor Angela Merkel to address an annual event of Federation of German Industries (BDI). World Trade Organization’s Director-General Roberto Azevedo is also among speakers of BDI's 'Day of German Industry' event.


SPECIAL REPORT: Turkish inspires several languages in Africa

By Hassan Isilow

JOHANNESBURG (AA) – Turkish people’s early presence in Africa has left signs of linguistic influence on several languages there, a Turkish historian said.


IDLIB – Following developments in Syria’s northwestern Idlib province after Turkey-Russia agreement.


SANAA – Following developments in Yemen Civil War.



TENERIFE – Turkey will play against Australia in FIBA Women's Basketball World Cup 2018 Group B game.