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2018 fraught with uncertainties for Turkish economy (Al-Monitor, December 30,2017)

As expected, Turkey this month posted a sensational growth rate for the third quarter of 2017. The economy ostensibly grew 11.1%, which put the overall rate for the first nine months at 7.4% and the year-on-year rate at 6.5%. The figure, which … Okumaya devam et

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US sanctions-busting trial fails to shock Turkish markets (Al-Monitor, December 7, 2017)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Turkey’s financial markets remained relatively calm in the face of bribery confessions and other allegations targeting President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. The sanctions-busting case in the United States involving prominent Turkish suspects is being followed daily, like a nail-biting TV series, by … Okumaya devam et

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Rising oil prices add to Turkey’s economic woes (Al-Monitor, November 17, 2017)

Atop an inflation rate stuck at 11%, an urban unemployment rate above 13%, a current account deficit close to 5% of gross domestic product (GDP), a growing budget deficit and a rapidly depreciating currency, Turkey is now being hit by an increase in global energy … Okumaya devam et

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Gold trader case threatens economic fallout for Turkey(Al Monitor, November 9, 2017)

ARTICLE SUMMARY The sanctions-busting case against Iranian-Turkish businessman Reza Zarrab in the United States has raised the specter of continuing tensions in US-Turkish bilateral ties, with serious implications for the Turkish economy. Struggling against global headwinds and domestic woes, the … Okumaya devam et

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Istanbul’s housing sector in turmoil (Al-Monitor, October 27, 2017)

ARTICLE SUMMARY The increase in housing prices in Istanbul has fallen below both the inflation rate and the increase in construction costs, signaling serous trouble for a sector that has long been a driving force of the Turkish economy. Under … Okumaya devam et

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Turkish telecom giant may end up in government hands again(Al-Monitor, October 12,2017)

ARTICLE SUMMARY The 2005 privatization of Turkish telecommunication company Turk Telekom, the largest in Turkey’s history, may go to waste as the majority stakeholders are struggling to repay loans. Turk Telekom, the main actor in Turkey’s telecommunication sector and the … Okumaya devam et

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Turks brace for tax hikes as Ankara scrambles to bridge budget gaps (Al-Monitor, Septembre 3, 2017)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Under fire over a tax-hike plan, Turkey’s government says it needs fresh funds for security and defense amid rising risks in the region. A balanced budget or “fiscal discipline” used to be the shiniest side of Turkey’s economic … Okumaya devam et

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Fed’s road map threatens to jolt Turkey(Al-Monitor, Septembre 25, 2017

Following its Sept. 20 meeting, the US Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Markets Committee announced decisions, assessments and forecasts with global implications. The Fed set October for the start of its plan to shrink its $4.5 trillion balance sheet — the result of a massive … Okumaya devam et

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Turkey’s spectacular growth has darker side(Al-Monitor, Septembre 15, 2017)

  ARTICLE SUMMARY Turkey may have achieved an impressive 5.1% economic growth in the first half of the year, but the risks are still there with myriad problems accumulating on the other side of the coin. Turkey’s economy grew 5.1% in the … Okumaya devam et

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The more Trump sinks, the more Turkey’s currency and government recover(Al-Monitor, August 29, 2017)

ARTICLE SUMMARY Discouraged by the US president’s dismal performance, global short-term investors are returning to emerging economies, including Turkey, boosting Ankara’s economic and political prospects in critical times. In one of the most remarkable economic trends recently, the dollar has been … Okumaya devam et

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