Turkish bankers say banking sector expects a strong growth in 2018

Turkish bankers say banking sector expects a strong growth in 2018

Ziraat Bank Branch – Turkey   Despite several major problems its economy has been coping with for a while Turkey’s bankers are hopeful about the performance of the sector in 2018. In fact some of them believe the sector will achieve a growth of 15 percent this year which is slightly under last year’s performance but still a successful More...

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Turkey cannot stop rise in dollar despite increase in interest rates
By BTT On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Turkey cannot stop rise in dollar despite increase in interest rates

US Dollar Turkish Lira – BusinessTurkeyToday.com   The US dollar, which has been steadily rising for three weeks, continues to rise against emerging market currencies with strengthening signals from the More...

By BTT On Tuesday, May 8th, 2018
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Reports show number of tourists from Ukraine has increased by 3 times

Strong interest from Ukrainian tourists for Kayseri has encouraged tourism agencies to start charter flights. Due to the demand from Ukrainian tourists to ski in ERCIYES, two major travel agencies from Ukraine More...

Deputy and presidential elections in Turkey on 24 June 2018 not to affect tourism
By BTT On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Deputy and presidential elections in Turkey on 24 June 2018 not to affect tourism

President Erdoğan, meeting – BusinessTurkeyToday.com   It is reported by experts in the sector that the elections to be held on 24 June will not affect Turkey’s tourism sector negatively. Antalya which More...

Turkey’s current account deficit exceeds expectations in March
By BTT On Saturday, March 31st, 2018
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Turkey’s foreign trade deficit increased by 83.7 percent in the first two months of the year.

Turkey’s Exports, commercial vessel – BusinessTurkeyToday.com Based on data by TUIK (Turkish Statistics Institute) it was reported that foreign trade deficit of Turkey had gone up to USD 14.84 billion, More...

Announcement from France: We do not foresee a task in Syria other than fighting ISIS
By BTT On Saturday, March 31st, 2018
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Announcement from France: We do not foresee a task in Syria other than fighting ISIS

French President Macron & Turkish President Erdoğan – BusinessTurkeyToday.com Upon news circulated that France had given YPG support guarantee regarding Manbij and the harsh reaction from Turkey in regards, More...

Energy Minister says Turkey has a good team to make important moves regarding boron
By BTT On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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Energy Minister says Turkey has a good team to make important moves regarding boron

Berat Albayrak, Energy Minister – BusinessTurkeyToday.com Berat ALBAYRAK, the Energy Minister of Turkey made some important statements at the 1st Energy and Mining Forum held in Turkey. The minister said Turkey More...

By BTT On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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Turkey has the most expensive gasoline prices in the world according to income level

Turkey which has a crowded population of approx. 80 million is certainly not among the richest countries in the world in terms of per capita income. However it has the most expensive gasoline prices.  After gasoline, More...

Economic confidence in Turkey hits the peak of last 5 months
By BTT On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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Economic confidence in Turkey hits the peak of last 5 months

Economic Confidence Index, Turkey – BusinessTurkeyToday.com The economic confidence index rose by 10 percent to 104.9 as compared to previous month, hitting the highest level in five months. The index had More...

11 members of Turkish Medical Association detained over remarks about Afrin operation
By BTT On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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11 members of Turkish Medical Association detained over remarks about Afrin operation

President Raşit Tükel (TTB) Turkey – BusinessTurkeyToday.com It is reported that 11 administrators of the Turkish Medical Association (TTB) Central Council who allegedly became a target after Erdoğan’s More...