Political

January 12, 2017

Turkey, Israel seek ways to expand Free Trade Agreement

As normalization gains momentum, Turkey is preparing to expand the scope of Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with Israel according to Turkish government sources. Under the current FTA, […]
January 12, 2017

Standard & Poor’s eyes to register its Russian branch

Standard & Poor’s international rating agency sent documents to the Bank of Russia at the turn of December 2016 for registration of a branch in Russia, […]
January 17, 2017

Bank of China to open deposit bank in Turkey

The Bank of China (BOC) has received permission to operate a deposit bank in Turkey by investing $300 million, according to Turkey’s banking watchdog. In a […]
January 17, 2017

Central Bank of Turkey tightens lira liquidity

Central Bank of Turkey skips repo auctions for third trading day to stem sharp decline in lira value against other currencies. The bank skipped its one-week repo […]