Travel firm Thomas Cook reported an 8 percent rise in full year earnings, helped by a turnaround of its German airline Condor and improved customer demand, adding that bookings for Turkey and Egypt in summer 2018 were already very strong.
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan expressed on Nov. 21 the country’s determination to press ahead with the nuclear power program despite any naysayers.
The Turkish lira hit a record low of 3.9780 against the dollar on Nov. 21, accelerating losses to some 17 percent since September as concerns widened about Ankara’s strained relations with the United States and central bank independence.
Chinese social media and video game giant Tencent became more valuable than Facebook on Nov. 21 as investors sent the company soaring into the top five of the world’s biggest firms.
Home may be where the heart is, but in Hong Kong it comes at a record price - more than $71 million for a single apartment.
U.S. central bank chief Janet Yellen announced on Nov. 20 that she will leave the Federal Reserve in February once her successor as chair is sworn in.
The 10th plenary session of the Asian Parliamentary Assembly (APA) started in Istanbul on Nov. 21 21 with Turkey at the group’s helm.
Murat Ülker, the chairman of Turkey’s Yıldız Holding, has challenged Elon Musk, the chairman of Tesla Inc, over electric engine trucks, saying that food giant Ülker has already been using such technology to deliver goo
Newly discovered gas deposits in the eastern Mediterranean can offer Europe the alternative sources of energy that it’s searching for, Egypt’s president said on Nov. 20.
The US government filed suit Nov. 20 to block AT&T’s merger with Time Warner, setting up the biggest antitrust court clash in decades over the $85 billion tieup.