October 23, 2014
Istanbul is a very suitable location for a hosting and IT industry meeting such as WHD.local, as an almost constant upswing could be recorded for the city’s economy since the market liberalization in the 1980s. According to studies, Istanbul is one of the 50 fastest developing cities in the world. Moreover, it has an excellent infrastructure with two central train stations, two large airports and also extensive shipping traffic. More than ten percent growth of the Turkish IT industry can be expected within the next years. Additionally, more and more international companies estimate Turkey as their regional center, from which they can both serve the local market and also the surrounding countries of the Middle East, Central Asia and Eastern Europe.