Economic sanctions on Turkey affecting Russian prices

Russian premier says government trying to devise compensation for price risesMOSCOW - Economic sanctions imposed on Turkey have caused an increase in prices...

Kenyan launches $59 mln fund for pastoral communities

The equalization fund is meant to aid development of nomadic pastoralist counties in Kenya's Arid and Semi-Arid regionsBy Andrew Ross NAIROBI ...

Muslims in India’s W. Bengal ‘disproportionately’ poor: Report

West Bengal's Muslim population is ‘disproportionately’ poor and deprived, prominent economist Amartya Sen asserts in new reportBy Mubasshir Mushtaq MUMBAI, India –...

IMF urges full implementation of G20 agenda

Christine Lagarde welcomes the commitment of G20 countries to reduce youth unemployment and the gender gapANTALYA, Turkey - The head of the International Monetary...

Eurozone sees robust growth increase: Eurostat

GDP in eurozone, EU rises 0.4 percent on previous quarterANKARA - Both the eurozone and the 28-member EU bloc saw robust GDP growth in the...
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World aid policies don’t address crises: Turkey’s Babacan

- Regarding humanitarian and development assistance as two separate tracks fail to address world's protracted crises, says Ali Babacan.NEW YORK -- Counting humanitarian and development...

UPDATE – UK, German stock exchanges announce merger plans

Deal appears to contain clause on Britain remaining an EU member stateUPDATES WITH MORE MERGER DETAIL AND KENGETER COMMENTS LONDON –...

Turkey: No electricity, gas prices hike in August

Turkish Energy Minister Yildiz says that despite a seven to eight percent increase in natural gas prices, the ministry will not raise pricesANKARA ...

Turkey’s annual inflation rate decreases in February

-Inflation fell 0.02 percent in February compared to previous month, Turkish Statistical Institute saysANKARA - The annual inflation rate fell to 8.78 percent...

CORRECTION – WB: Political uncertainty weighs on Turkish economy

Elections create worrying climate, but new government could resolve uncertainties, WB economist says*Corrects title and lede by replacing erroneously added acronym IMF with WBBy Gokhan...

Money laundering thrives in London: TI

More attention needs to be paid to the enablers of this corruption, Transparency International saysBy Gokhan KurtaranLONDON - Funds linked to cases of...

Ethiopia eyes untapped geothermal energy potential

Country is using less than 1 percent of its total potential for geothermal power, energy official saysADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – An Ethiopian official...

Turkish political parties must restore trust: TUSIAD

After the election, confidence in the economy and the country should be restored, business association saidANKARA – Turkey’s major business association, the Turkish Industrialists' and...
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Foreign Exchange Rates

- Buying and selling rates of the USD, the Euro and the British Pound in Istanbul and Ankara at 9.30 a.m. (0630 GMT) Friday,...

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