Gallery: HOK Breaks Ground on Eco-Friendly Master Plan for Istanbul’s N...

Turkey's economy is currently the world's 17th largest, but the country hopes to catapult itself into the top 10 by 2013. To help achieve that goal, the Turkish government is planning to build a landmark International Financial Center in Istanbul, which will consolidate the offices of the country's financical market governing bodies, as well as state- and privately-owned banks. This week, HOK released images and details about the master plan for the mega-development, which will include several environmentally-friendly features.

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