Istanbul hopes to build a third airport
A tender for a third airport in Istanbul will open this year. Also in business news: BiH's government adopted a budget for 2012 and Romania plans to reorganise its tax system.
Turkey Transport Minister Binali Yildirim announced on Saturday (April 21st) that the government will hold a tender this year to build a third airport in Istanbul in an effort to ease traffic at the existing two facilities. Ataturk International Airport in the city served 20.3 million passengers on international airlines and 11.8 million passengers on domestic flights in 2010.
More:Istanbul hopes to build a third airport (SETimes.com)