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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Over 407,000 new jobs were created between Jan. 1 and March 27 in Turkey, a top official has said, adding that around 1 million new jobs were expected to be offered by June
BEIJING - Agence France-Presse
The value of China’s exports and imports fell in October from the previous month, official data showed yesterday, as domestic tightening measures and turbulence in Europe and the United States hit demand.
ROME - Agence France-Presse
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi’s future hung by a thread yesterday after he failed to garner an absolute majority in parliament while borrowing rates hit a record high.
Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi quit power yesterday to cheering from a crowd of thousands in Rome after a wave of market panic that shook the eurozone and brought his long rule to an end.
CANNES, France - Agence France-Presse
In a humiliating development, Italy, a prominent member of the Group of Seven, has accepted ‘strict monitoring’ from the International Monetary Fund in its efforts to reduce the budget deficit and trim debt. However, government sources say Italy will only ‘seek advice’
NAHA - Reuters
Beijing on Friday hit out at a U.S. intelligence agency report accusing the Chinese of cyber-spying, saying it was unprofessional and irresponsible.
ISTANBUL- Hürriyet Daily News
US authorities have asked Turkey to be more tolerant with its legislation on GMO, a Turkish daily reports. Meanwhile, the Turkish Agriculture Minister denies the claims.
TOKYO - Agence France-Presse
Japanese automakers Toyota and Nissan on Nov. 4 said they had extended production suspensions at their factories in Thailand due to the impact of severe flooding on parts supply.
The Central Bank’s revised forecasts on the current account gap and inflation reflect the weak sides of the Turkish economy. A possible recession in Europe, Turkey’s top trade partner, may turn these problems to big woes.
ATHENS - From online dispatches
An official from Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou's office recently stated that "there is no resignation by the prime minister," Reuters reported. The prime minister is scheduled to give his speech in parliament as scheduled, the official futher told the agency, with no resignation in sight.
ROME - The Associated Press
As Europe increases its presure on Greece and Italy to put an end to political uncertainities, Rome approves a tough austerity plan. In Athens, meanwhile, a new cabinet under Papademos officialy comes to power.
Meat supply in Turkish markets is low before Bayram, a sector representative says. Meanwhile, organizations complain imported livestock is too young to be sacrificed.