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01Oct92 TURKEY: TRANSPORT MINISTRY EXTENDS DEADLINE FOR BIDS FOR ISTANBUL-ANKARA RAILWAY PROJECT.

Turkey's transport ministry has bowed to pressure from contractors and tended the deadline to prequalify for the £2,000 million Istanbul-Ankara high-speed railway project.Firms were given barely a month to respond when the scheme was advertised in mid-August.Contractors and consultants were appalled at the short length of time they had not only to form joint ventures and compile the relevant technical information, but also to arrange credit proposals approved by a banking syndicate.'It ...

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