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Musul Harekatı’nı anlamak için enerji haritasına da bakalım

22:03 01 November in ARTICLES, In English, PUBLICATIONS

Capital Dergisi | Kasım 2016 Sayısı | Enerjik Bakış Köşesi | Mehmet Öğütçü |  Ne yazık ki, kapı komşumuz olan Suriye’de olduğu gibi Irak’ta da büyük resmin dışında tutuluyoruz. Bölgenin en büyük askeri ve ekonomik gücü olmamıza rağmen verdiğimiz tepki - akılcı, uzlaşmacı, gerçekçi olmadığı, eski husumetleri canlandırdığı,...

Making diplomacy work for business and vice versa

19:34 28 February in ARTICLES, In English, PUBLICATIONS

Hürriyet Daily News | February/16/2016 MEHMET ÖĞÜTÇÜ & EMRE DOĞRU Undoubtedly we are going through turbulent times not so good for business deals and quality investment unless it is a high risk, high return transaction. Geopolitical and economic troubles today are creating a risk-ridden environment for governments and businesses...

Turkey to extract opportunities out of many crises

10:03 18 January in ARTICLES, In English, PUBLICATIONS

Hürriyet Daily News | January/18/2016 MEHMET ÖĞÜTÇÜ - STEPHEN JONES There is a Chinese word for “crisis,” which is the same as that for “opportunity.” So many crises are unfolding in Turkey’s backyard, posing serious security and economic challenges. Yet, perhaps no country more than Turkey could potentially benefit...

What does the future hold: Cables or pipelines?

15:27 07 July in ARTICLES, In English

Hürriyet Daily News | July/06/2015 Mehmet Öğütçü and Julian Popov* When we talk about energy cross-border infrastructure or energy security we usually focus on pipelines, tankers and increasingly on liquefied natural gas (LNG) carriers and terminals. The world of energy however is transforming fast and there is a...