• Women entrepreneurs to benefit from $50 mln funding

    The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a $50 million loan to local lender Yapı Kredi for on-lending to women-led small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Turkey under the EBRD’s flagship Women in Business programme, the development bank has announced.

  • CHP leader reiterates call for snap elections

    One of the main problems of Turkey is the lack of confidence of the Turks in the Turkish economy that has led to an enormous deterioration of the value of the national currency, the main opposition leader has said, reacting against a new set of measures announced by President Recep ...

  • In Turkey, Buhari Says Boko Haram Active, Still Preying On Soft Targets

    President Muhammadu Buhari Saturday in Istanbul, Turkey called on the Turkey-Africa Partnership Summit to provide concrete support to help defeat terrorism and insurgency on the African continent. Speaking at the third edition of the summit, President Buhari in a statement by presidential spokesman, Garba Shehu, said the Boko Haram terrorist ...

  • Turkey criticizes US report on terrorism

    Turkey’s fight against terrorist organizations such as the PKK, DHKP-C and ISIL and its “effective contributions” to international efforts in this field were “not evaluated fairly” in the 2020 Country Report of Terrorism of the U.S Department of State, the Foreign Ministry said on Dec. 17.

  • Why Erdogan will survive Turkey's horrifying crash

    Turkey’s economy is in free fall: The lira is diving, inflation is rising and food costs are spiraling. The government is resorting to Kremlin-style misinformation and conspiracy theories to divert blame. But sabotaging livelihoods and the country's future still won't end Erdogan's reign