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Turkish lira in tailspin as Erdogan spooks investors (Al-Monitor, May 25, 2018)

With snap presidential and parliamentary polls only a month away, Turkey is grappling with currency turmoil that has stoked apprehension over Ankara’s ability to contain its growing economic woes. Not so long ago, in 2007, the dollar was worth 1.3 Turkish … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey welcomes back foreign cash, no questions asked (Al-Monitor, May 18,2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Scrambling to ease a bruising hard currency crunch, the Turkish government has enacted a wealth amnesty bill that opens the door to the repatriation of shadowy money from abroad. The Turkish economy is in the grips of serious … Okumaya devam et

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Who is really driving the slump of the Turkish lira? (Al-Monitor , May 10,2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Though the flight of foreign investors is often cited as the main factor behind the slump of the Turkish lira, official data indicate that growing distrust in the currency stems largely from domestic actors. As Turkey heads to … Okumaya devam et

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How Turkey’s ‘doping-induced’ growth backfired into hasty elections (Al-Monitor, May 2,2018)=

ARTICLE SUMMARY The Turkish government’s rush to hold elections in June is driven by economic woes that even its attempts at ‘doping-induced’ growth have failed to overcome. For governments, times of high economic growth — when the positive expectations of consumers … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey’s controversial wealth fund stumbles badly since hasty creation(April 13,2018 Al-Monitor)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Turkey’s sovereign wealth fund, which holds key public assets worth $160 billion, has stumbled badly since its hasty creation in 2016. During Russian President Vladimir Putin’s April 3 visit to Turkey, the two sides finalized an agreement on … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey’s economic woes open cracks in government ranks (Al-Monitor, April 7, 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Amid failing efforts to halt the slump of the Turkish lira, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and senior Cabinet members appear increasingly at loggerheads over how to keep the economy afloat. Turkey’s economic troubles are quickly climbing to the … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey’s impressive growth rate has dark side(Al-Monitor, April 2, 2018)

On March 29, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TUIK) announced that the country’s gross domestic product grew 7.4% in 2017, the highest rate in the past four years. The 7.4% rate made Turkey the second fastest-growing economy in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development after Ireland with 7.8% and … Okumaya devam et

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Istanbul’s new airport: a looming black hole (Al-Monitor, March 9,2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Istanbul’s giant new airport, scheduled to partially open in October ahead of key elections next year, has become a headache that threatens to carve a black hole in Turkey’s public finances. Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan served as the … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey’s sugar privatization faces bitter opposition (Al Monitor ,March 1, 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY The Turkish government’s plan to privatize 14 sugar plants has sparked nationwide protests, irking not only factory workers and local communities but also Turkish consumers in general. A year and a half ago, Turkish Finance Minister Naci Agbal voiced reservations … Okumaya devam et

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After big boom, Turkey’s aviation sector heads for turbulence (Al-Monitor, February 23, 2018)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Led by national carrier Turkish Airlines, Turkey’s civil aviation sector has grown impressively since 2003, but its heyday may be over due to the strain of economic and political factors. One of the most notable transformations that Turkey … Okumaya devam et

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