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Turkey's exports down by 9.8 percent in April

- According to Turkish Exporters' Assembly, exports totaled $11.8 billion in April 2015.ISTANBUL - Turkish exports decreased by 9.8 percent in April compared to...

Facebook And Google Suffer Major Phishing Attack Resulting In $100m Scam

Facebook and Google have allegedly fallen victim to $100m scam. According to Fortune, Facebook and Google are confirmed to have suffered a major phishing attack...

Turkey plays 'key role' in Iraqi Kurdish oil

Turkish energy minister tells reporters that Ankara has 'important' relations with both KRG and BaghdadANKARA – Turkey played a key role in transferring...

Istanbul Gold Exchange up

Istanbul Gold Exchange index gains 1.94 percent in value Friday, Sept. 18, 2015ISTANBUL - The Istanbul Gold Exchange index gained 1.94 percent in value on Friday, Sept. 18,...

Turkish business to profit from lift of Iran sanctions

Analysts say that Turkish trade with Iran could balloon dramatically once sanctions are liftedANKARA – There are great opportunities for Turkish business in...

Nigeria: MTN license renewed despite $5.2 billion fine

Trading has resumed in MTN shares on the South African exchangeJOHANNESBURG -- The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has approved the renewal of South African MTN...

Germany proposes alternative plan for 'temporary Grexit'

Vice Chancellor confirms that finance minister has proposed two new options for a new Greek bailoutANKARA - Germany has floated the idea of...

Turkey: Central bank rates decision critical for growth

Coming after the Federal Reserve rate hike, Tuesday's decision will position the Turkish economy for future developmentBy Andrew Jay RosenbaumANKARA – The interest...

Ghana: As economy slows, Ghanaians must pay more tax

Experts fear that the new taxes will slow consumer spending by Umaru Sanda Amadu ACCRA - Ghana’s economy is set to slow for...

Oil companies could spend a billion when climate change reaches – report

More than two trillion dollars of the planned investment in oil and gas projects in 2025 can be superfluous if the government's targets to...

Greek government, creditors face tough negotiations

After the passage of the budget on Saturday, talks will focus on non-performing loans and privatization fundby Vasiliki MitsiniotouATHENS - The Greek government faces...

Borsa Istanbul flat at opening of first session

- The BIST-100 index flat at opening of first session Friday, May 29, 2015 ISTANBUL - The Borsa Istanbul's BIST-100 index was flat at the opening of the first...

Brazil records 1.5M lost jobs in 2015

Job losses worst result in 24 yearsBy Ben Tavener LONDON -- Brazil lost 1.54 million jobs in 2015, officials said Thursday, as the country's...

Fed: More progress on inflation needed before rate hike

Governor Yellen says Fed must make sure U.S. economy is "doing well"ANKARA - The U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates Thursday.In a press conference...

Ghana's locally made cars take market share

The Kantanka, made in Ghana, hit the market in December, and is now gaining government supportby Umaru Sanda AmaduACCRA, Ghana - Ghana's own carmaker...

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