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Press Releases

Press Release: Condemning President Biden’s Use of the Term Genocide

We regret U.S. President Joe Biden’s use of the term genocide on the anniversary of the 1915 deportation of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire and the tragic events that followed. We believe that historical events should be evaluated by historians and researchers, and, more importantly, addressed by dialogue between societies, not through political statements. 

Simone Kaslowski Re-elected President of TÜSİAD

The General Assembly of the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD) convened in Istanbul this week and re-elected the Board of Directors. Simone Kaslowski was re-elected President of TÜSİAD.

TUSIAD: The Withdrawal From the Istanbul Convention Fosters a Damaging Mindset Which Encourages Violence Against Women

Turkey’s decision to withdraw from the Istanbul Convention, or the “Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence,” encourages a twisted mindset which fosters violence against women.

TUSIAD High Advisory Council Meeting Held Online

The President of the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD) Simone Kaslowski delivered opening remarks at the High Advisory Council meeting, which convened online on December 3rd.

TUSIAD: It is Essential to Implement Measures to Slow the Spread of the Virus Quickly and Effectively

In response to the global spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus epidemic, we have begun a response that should be carried out as quickly as possible and with maximum efficiency.