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#istanbul news: “Istanbul experiences Europe’s biggest plunge in hotel revenues…”Propaganda in Istanbul” “Protesters gather at Dutch consulate in Istanbul”

In Uncategorized on March 12, 2017 at 18:29

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Hotels in Istanbul experienced the biggest decline in both revenue per available room (RevPAR) and average daily rate (ADR), a measure of the average rate paid for rooms sold, among all European destinations in January, as the city’s hotel occupancy rates continued to decline, fresh data showed.
Propaganda in Istanbul

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