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Uber said on June 21 its embattled chief executive Travis Kalanick has agreed to step down from his job.
Turkish Airlines has been named the best airline in southern Europe for the ninth consecutive year in the 2017 Skytrax World Airlines Awards.
DETROIT - The Associated Press
Ford Motor Co. will export vehicles from China to the U.S. for the first time starting in 2019.
ANKARA - Anadolu Agency
Turkish Cabin Interior Inc. (TCI), a joint venture of Turkish Airlines, Turkish Technic and Turkish Aerospace Industries, has agreed a new deal with one of India’s largest airlines to manufacture onboard galleys, it was announced on June 21.
Turkish Airlines is hearing interest from outside companies looking to form an air carrier, its chairman İlker Aycı told state-run Anadolu Agency.
British Prime Minister Theresa May promised on June 21 to listen more to businesses’ concerns about Brexit as Queen Elizabeth formally opened parliament by announcing the government’s program for the next two years.
PARIS - Reuters
Boeing revised up its rolling 20-year industry forecast for passenger and freight planes by 4 percent on June 20, though signs at the world’s biggest air show suggest a cooling of demand at the moment after years of red-hot growth.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - The Associated Press
A textile company in Turkey plans to reopen an old textile plant in North Carolina, creating as many as 260 jobs over three years.
ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency
The total value of online credit card payments in Turkey rose by 46 percent annually to 8.5 billion Turkish Liras (around $2.4 billion) in May, the country’s Interbank Card Center (BKM) announced on June 20.
White goods sales surged 33 percent across Turkey in the first five months of the year due to significant tax cuts in the sector.
BERLIN - Reuters
Germany wants to make progress in its presidency of the Group of 20 leading economies on improving free and fair trade and will try to get broad agreement on open markets at next month’s leaders’ summit, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on June 20.
The Hürkuş, an indigenous basic trainer aircraft built by Tusaş Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI), made its first public flight abroad at the Paris Air Show on June 19, the TAI has said in a statement.
LONDON - Reuters
British finance minister Philip Hammond said on June 20 the world’s fifth-biggest economy faced tough times as it tries to avoid a damaging “cliff-edge” departure from the European Union.