August 22, 2016

Oil pumping resumes via Kurdish region to Turkey

Iraq has resumed pumping oil from fields operated by state-run North Oil Company (NOC) via a Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG) pipeline to Turkey, according to press reports. About […]
August 21, 2016

Fitch cuts Turkey debt outlook

According to Press Release by Fitch Ratings London dated 19 August 2016, Fitch Ratings has affirmed Turkey’s Long-Term Foreign and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) […]
August 20, 2016

Turkey approved normalization deal with Israel

Turkey’s parliament has approved the normalization deal reached with Israel last month, ending a six-year rift and paving the way for the restoration of full diplomatic […]
August 18, 2016

Regime forces in Syria bomb Kurds in north for first time

Syrian government aircraft bombed Kurdish positions in the divided northeastern city of Hasakeh on Aug. 18, the first such strikes against a Kurdish-held area of Syria, […]