The volume of e-commerce in Turkey grew by 38 percent in 2018 from the previous year to reach $6.5 billion, capturing a 5 percent share in total retail sales, a study by Nielsen showed.
Turkish consumers' confidence in the economy surged 4.3% in June, the country's statistical authority announced on June 20.
Turkey's energy sector has been attracting around €250 million ($280 million) per year from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and the bank plans to maintain the same levels of financing in 2019 as well, Managing Director for Sustainable Infrastructure Group at the EBRD said on June 19.
The Turkish private sector’s outstanding loans received from abroad decreased this April from the end of December 2018, the country's central bank announced on June 19.
The calendar-adjusted retail sales volume index declined by 6.9 percent on an annual basis in April, the Turkish Statistics Institute (TÜİK) announced on June 18.
The Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT) on June 17 decided to provide primary dealer banks with a liquidity facility within the framework of open market operations.
Russia and Turkey agreed on June 17 to expand cooperation in tourism and strengthen cultural ties at the opening of a joint festival in St. Petersburg.
Turkey saw 82,252 house sales in May with a 31.3 percent annual decline, the Turkish Statistics Institute (TÜİK) reported on June 17.
Turkey's unemployment rate stood at 14.1% in March this year, the country's statistical authority announced on June 17.