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SBD Global/March 28, 2013/Olympics
Istanbul To Build 100,000-Seat Stadium If 2020 Olympic Bid Is Successful
Published March 28, 2013
TRAFFIC JAM: HÜRRIYET DAILY NEWS reported Istanbul "promises to solve its traffic problem if its bid is successful." Transport Minister Binali Yıldırım said, "The Games Transport Directorate has been established to take responsibility for the operational planning and delivery of Games transport services. Our transport projects will leave a tremendous legacy for Istanbul and will be executed, irrespective of whether we are awarded the honor of hosting the 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games" (HÜRRIYET DAILY NEWS, 3/27)