The United States-based drilling Rowan Companies’ drillship, Rowan Norway, arrived in Turkey’s Mediterranean coast near Mersin to conduct test drilling for hydrocarbon reserves around the region, according to the Turkish Naval Forces Office of Navigation, Hydrography and Oceanography (SHOD) on Nov. 12.
The Justice and Development Party (AKP) on Nov. 13 submitted a bill to parliament to tighten Turkey’s bankruptcy law aimed at preventing what the government says is abuse of the regulation by some healthy companies.
U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry called on Hungary and its neighbours to reject Russian gas pipelines which Washington says are being used to cement Moscow’s grip on central and eastern Europe.
The Turkish Treasury borrowed nearly 1.2 billion Turkish liras ($214.6 million) from domestic markets, according to an official statement on Nov. 13.
Turkey granted work permits to almost 98,000 foreign nationals in the January-October period, the Labor, Social services and Family Ministry announced on Nov. 13.
The International Monetary Fund is not changing its forecasts for a recovery in Saudi Arabia's economy in response to the furore over the death of dissident Jamal Khashoggi, a senior IMF official said.
A China-backed bid to complete the world's largest trade deal - without the United States - was pushed back to next year after Asia-Pacific trade ministers failed to agree key terms at a Singapore summit.
The Turkish Treasury borrowed 1.96 billion Turkish liras ($360 million) from domestic markets, according to an official statement on Nov. 12.
Turkey’ state-run banks – Ziraat Bank, Vakıf Bank, and Halk Bank - posted 10.94 billion Turkish Liras (nearly $2.38 billion) net profit in the first nine months of 2018.
Turkey has shaken hands with the World Bank for a $200 million resource for energy efficient investments in the public sector, Energy Minister Fatih Dönmez has said.