Turkey opens world`s first sea tunnel connecting Europe, Asia

Turkey on Tuesday formally opened the world`s first sea tunnel connecting two continents, fulfilling a sultan`s dream 150 years ago in a three-billion-euro mega project driven by the Islamic-rooted government.

Turkey to inaugurate Bosphorus rail tunnel

Turkey is due to unveil today a three-billion-euro rail tunnel under the Bosphorus connecting Istanbul`s European and Asian sides, one of several mega projects driven by the Islamic-rooted government in the country`s main gateway city.