Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Ankara must stick to its European Union membership target, explain itself in a better way and pass the reforms in order to be able to attract more foreign investment, Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek said on May 23.
The Industrial Development Bank of Turkey (TSKB) has committed to fund around $3.5 billion out of a total of $9.1 billion to initiate over 5 gigawatts of clean energy installed capacity in Turkey, a bank representative said on May 22.
The head of Sabancı Holding has said the company’s shares are currently trading at a discount of around 40 percent, and its priority is to increase this share value to an acceptable level, Reuters has reported.
The Turkish Economy Ministry has said Iraq’s decision to ban tomato imports is “seasonal and routine” and will not have any negative impact specifically on Turkey’s tomato exports to the country.
Turkish Airlines will in the summer start flights to the Thai island of Phuket, a world leading tourist spot, the company’s manager in Thailand said on May 23.
The Turkish non-life insurance sector is likely to return to a loss this year, hit by the introduction of premium caps on motor third-party liability (MTPL) policies and rising inflation, Fitch Ratings said in a statement on May 23, as Reuters has reported.
The Turkish government’s measures to ease skyrocketing prices are ready to be applied, amid aims to gradually bring down inflation rate to single digits again, a top official announced on May 22.
The Federation of Euro-Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS) decided to move its headquarters from Istanbul to Yerevan during an extraordinary general assembly meeting in Tehran on May 16.
Turkey has the largest proportion of people working very long hours in the OECD, according to data compiled on May 1, Labor Day.
Massive German energy firm EON on May 9 reported a tough first quarter but confirmed forecasts for the full year, hoping to rebuild in 2017 after grave losses last year.
Dozens of legal and real persons flocked to the courtroom to voice their opposition to a Booking.com ban, citing the losses they have incurred from the decision, daily Dünya reported on May 22.