16 July 2019 Tuesday

NEWS

Fitch downgrades Turkey’s rating, cites sacking of central bank governor

Ratings agency Fitch downgraded Turkey’s sovereign rating to “BB-“ on Friday, saying the dismissal of its central bank governor heightens doubts over...

Çavuşoğlu: EU sanctions for drilling in eastern Mediterranean will backfire

Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu on Friday responded to a draft statement by the European Union calling on Ankara to halt drilling efforts in...

New İstanbul mayor welcomes prominent Kurdish football team

Ekrem İmamoğlu, the newly elected mayor of İstanbul, has received executives from Amedspor, a football club based in the predominantly Kurdish Southeast, the Bold Medya...

Purge victim says jailed husband grieving death of 4 family members needs urgent treatment

Hatice Civelek, a purged teacher whose husband was jailed as part of an ongoing witch-hunt against followers of the Gülen movement, has called for...

Turkish Cypriots to propose joint commission to address drilling dispute in eastern Med: report

Turkish Cyprus has announced that it will suggest the establishment of a joint commission with Greek Cyprus that will deal with an ongoing dispute...

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New central bank governor hints interest rate cuts in first public...

Turkey’s new central bank governor hinted at rate cuts in his first remarks since taking office nine days ago, emphasizing that the bank had...