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Iran has been approved as a founding member of the Beijing-backed Asian Infrastructure Bank (AIIB), China's finance ministry said Tuesday, just days after Tehran sealed a historic framework agreement on its nuclear programme.
Ankara and Washington are joining forces to fight against the financial networks supporting ISIL to Turkey’s south, the US has said
ANKARA - Anadolu Agency
Finance ministers and central bankers face a tough task coordinating action to spur global growth at G-20 meetings this week, with major economies running at different speeds and monetary policies diverging.
GENEVA - Agence France-Presse
The former HSBC employee who leaked sensational secret documents alleging the bank helped wealthy customers dodge millions of dollars in taxes warned Tuesday that the revelations are just the “tip of the iceberg.”
Washington - Anadolu Agency
U.S.-based credit ratings agency considers Bank Asya's takeover isolated incident and not harbinger of systemic distress in Turkish banking sector.
Finance ministers and central bankers face a tough task coordinating action to spur global growth at G-20 meetings
The takeover of Bank Asya by the Turkish Savings Deposit Insurance Fund (TMSF) is entirely legal and judicial, but not political, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said on late Feb. 4.
The duties of Turkey’s Central Bank are defined in the law quite clearly and the government trusts in the Bank’s competent team, Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan said on Feb. 9 at the G-20 meetings in Istanbul
Turkish Finance Minister Mehmet Şimşek has announced a reform package which aims to reduce the shadow economy by 19 percent over the next three years.
The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector has consolidated its support of Islamic finance in the Central Asian region by signing a new agreement with leading Azerbaijani microfinance institution
MOSCOW - Agence France-Presse
Russia's central bank cut Jan. 30 its main interest rate to 15 percent from 17 percent in a move that caught markets by surprise, sending the ruble tumbling.
LONDON - ISTANBUL
A cache of secret bank files shows that HSBC's Swiss banking arm helped wealthy customers avoid taxes and hide millions of dollars, according to a report by a network of investigative journalists released Sunday.
KYIV - Agence France-Presse
US Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said on Wednesday that Washington was ready to increase sanctions on Russia over its actions in war-torn Ukraine
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