Executive Vantage: Edvar Mum

What have been the most notable changes in Turkey’s approach to free zone trade during your time as CEO of the Mersin Free Zone? Mersin Free Zone has an important role to play in Turkey. Mersin is an important city with a major port in East Mediterranean. I started working at Mersin Free Zone after […]

Mersin tourism highlights

Located 60 km from Mersin center, on an island off the coast of the district of Erdemli, the ancient Maiden’s Castle, or Kizkalesi, has inspired visitors to southern Turkey for generations. Driving from Mersin to Erdemli, in the shadow of the long Taurus (Toros) Mountain chain that straddles the Turkish Mediterranean, one can soak up […]

Expat life in Mersin

Mersin, the “Pearl of the Mediterranean”, is a city of nearly a million people and is one half of the vibrant Adana-Mersin urban area. Known for its rich history and cuisine, Mersin is a welcoming city for expats from around the world, offering modern leisures and old world comfort in equal measure. Numerous choices exist […]