Monday, Mar 25
2 day ago
Turkish simit chain CEO urges focus on branding
Choosing the right location key for retailers' success says the head of the Turkish food chain enjoying success in 25 countries.
3 day ago
Turkey: Nearly 6,700 new companies launched in February
The country's top business body says over 1,000 new companies with foreign partners were established last month.
4 day ago
Turkish consumer confidence surges in March
Consumer confidence index stands at 59.4 this month, up from 57.8 in February, says statistical authority.
8 day ago
Sweden: Far-right politician proposes building the mosque
Mark Collins says a mosque and a cultural center will attract more immigrants.
10 day ago
EU: Annual inflation up in February
Eurostat says annual inflation among EU28 countries in February was 1.6 pct, up from 1.5 pct in January.
10 day ago
Microsoft, Vodafone to develop Turkish AI assistant
Microsoft to use Turkish as the default language of the digital assistant.
10 day ago
Istanbul up 9 places in financial centers ranking
In its first entry into GFCI in November 2009, Istanbul ranked 72nd, rose to 68th in Sept. 2018, and to 58th in 2019.
12 day ago
Boeing shares fall after second 737 Max 8 crash
Boeing’s stock took another beating as a raft of countries grounded its 737 MAX 8 aircraft, responding to the deadly crash.
14 day ago
Turkish economy grows 2.6 pct in 2018
The gross domestic product at current prices totaled some $784B in last year, says TurkStat.
16 day ago
US economy loses power
The US economy added only 20.000 jobs — far fewer than expected — last month, the Labor Department said Friday.
17 day ago
ECB keeps interest rates low due to global fluctuation
The European Central Bank has reacted to the threat of recession across the eurozone with a promise to keep interest rates at historically low levels for at least the rest of the year.
17 day ago
Trump says China trade talks progressing nicely
Talks 'going pretty well,' US president says ahead of possible sit-down with Chinese counterpart.
19 day ago
Turkey exports 35 million bouquets on Int'l Women's Day
Turkey sends $5 million-worth of cut flowers to 20 countries for International Women's Day.
19 day ago
Turkey supports domestic producers with $2 billion
Turkish president addresses farmers at presidential complex in Ankara.
19 day ago
Turkey criticizes US decision to end trade preferences
‘Decision conflicts with our mutual objective of reaching a bilateral trade volume of $75 billion,’ says trade minister.
21 day ago
Fall in inflation to continue: Turkish finance minister
Berat Albayrak says February figures positive outcome of measures taken recently.
21 day ago
Turkey posts highest February exports figure
Exports-to-imports coverage ratio rises significantly, 'most important indicator of 2019', says Turkish trade minister.
26 day ago
Economic confidence up in February
Turkey's statistical authority says economic confidence index stands at 79.4 in the current month, up from 78.5 in January.
30 day ago
Turkish Central Bank posts $10.7B net profit in 2018
Central Bank's gold assets in international standard amounted to 488.5 tons as of the end of last year.
Total turnover up 10.8 pct in December
On yearly basis, industry turnover index rises 17 pct in last month of 2018, says statistical authority in Turkey.
Istanbul to host world's angel investors next week
World Congress of Angel Investors also features policymakers, entrepreneurs, and heads of financial institutions.
Turkey, Serbia should target $2B trade volume
Turkish youth and sports minister made comments at the reception in Ankara marking Serbia's National Day.
Domestic tourism expenditure up 18.9 pct in Turkey
Trip expenditures of domestic tourists total $3.78B from July to September last year, says Turkey’s statistical office.
Turkish Central Bank distributes $6.3B advance dividend
Bank holds its Extraordinary General Assembly meeting on Friday.
Turkey's Borsa Istanbul rises 2.4 pct at close
BIST 100 index gains more than 2,200 points versus Tuesday's close.
Turkey achieves year-end budget deficit target in 2018
Turkish finance minister says country's budget deficit stood at 72.6B Turkish liras last year.
Turkey giving $570M support for exporters in 2019
Financial support will accelerate Turkey's value-added exports, says Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan.
Turkish auto market aims over $32B exports in 2019
Turkish automotive sector broke the record in 2018 with $31.6 billion, business association head says.
Apple's warning a bad omen for Wall Street bulls
Apple’s warning on Wednesday about weak iPhone demand in the holiday quarter is a gloomy omen for Wall Street bulls hoping for an early gift in 2019 following December’s steep selloff.
Turkey's annual inflation slips in December
Consumer prices in December down 0.40 percent compared to previous month, according to official data.
China factory activity shrinks for the first time in over two years
China’s factory activity contracted for the first time in over two years in December, highlighting the challenges facing Beijing as it seeks to end a bruising trade war with Washington.
Turkey: Economic confidence rises in December
New official data reveals it increases 2 pct to reach 75.2 in the current month.
US-China trade war: Two countries plan to hold talks
China says it has made plans for trade talks with the US in January following 'intensive' telephone calls.
Turkey receives $9.2B in foreign investment in 10-month
EU countries are top sources of direct capital inflow to Turkey, amounts to over 66 percent of total inflow.
Turkey exports 1.2M tons of pasta in 2018
Turkish pasta sector exports rise 14 percent year-on-year in 2018.
Turkey eyes to become 12th-largest economy based on PPP
Turkey will be the 12th-largest economy based on purchasing power parity (PPP) next year, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday. Currently, the country ranks 13th-largest economy based on PPP
Europe is biggest drag in slump in 2018 equity raising
European equity raising slowed sharply in 2018, making it the biggest drag on falling global activity.