Barbers Are Getting Ready For Training...

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Mustafa Demir, the Mayor of the Municipality of Fatih has visited Istanbul Chamber of Barbers

Mustafa Demir, the Mayor of the Municipality of Fatih visited Istanbul Chamber of Barbers with its headquarter located at Fatih Aksaray.

The Mayor Mustafa Demir was welcomed by the President of Istanbul Chamber of Barbers Şükrü Akyüz and the board. Akyüz, the President of Chamber said that they have 5.500 members registered in Istanbul.

Akyüz stated that they consider themselves very fortunate due to the fact that the headquarter of the chamber is within the boundaries of Fatih, and also said that they have the advantage of being in the same district with the Metropolitan Municipality and the Municipality of Fatih.

Akyüz remarked that the Municipality of Fatih stood by them in every activity they have performed and thanked Mayor Demir because of his supports.

Akyüz also informed about works of the chamber. He said that they will carry out programs soon such as modern hair cut, coloring and hygiene trainings to their members registered in the chamber.

The Mayor Mustafa Demir stated that he visits shopkeepers every morning in different neighborhoods of district and certainly stops by barbers during those visits, and said “Barbers are irreplaceable for our neighborhoods. Each of us have certainly a memory of barbers since our childhood. I respect barbers, they are very valuable for me. Knowledge should be refreshed and personal development should be improved by following innovations as in every field of occupation. If required, we are ready to give any support to the training program that Chamber of Barbers has planned to perform.”

Cavit Durukan who has been running the same barbershop for 44 years and is a member of the board invited Mayor Mustafa Demir to his barbershop which is located at Yedikule Station stop and also has been used as a historical place in many movies.

The President of Istanbul Chamber of Barbers Şükrü Akyüz gave a vase with Ottoman ornaments on it to the Mayor of the Municipality of Fatih Mustafa Demir as a gift, and they all have had a souvenir photo taken with the board.