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This is how Booking.com welcomes you if you go online from Turkey, after the suspension of the activities of the website in the country, citing accusations of unfair competition, following a lawsuit filed by the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TURSAB).
The Hoteliers Association of Turkey (TUROB) applied to the court on April 6 to lift the suspension decision. Nothing that it was harming the accommodation sector even more following recent difficulties, the TUROB said in a statement. TUROB also said the decision had dealt a severe blow to hotels in the country that had been receiving most of their business through the website, as well as small hotels. “Moreover, this decision leads to the creation of a negative perception against our country in the international arena” it said.