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Khashoggi's fiancee hopes Turkish trial will reveal fresh evidence

01 Jul 2020

ISTANBUL A Turkish court will open the trial on Friday of 20 Saudi officials indicted over the 2018 killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a step his fiancee hopes will shed more light on the death and reveal where his body was hidden.

Khashoggi's fiancee hopes Turkish trial will reveal fresh evidence

01 Jul 2020

ISTANBUL A Turkish court will open the trial on Friday of 20 Saudi officials indicted over the 2018 killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a step his fiancee hopes will shed more light on the death and reveal where his body was hidden.

Khashoggi's fiancee hopes Turkish trial will reveal fresh evidence

01 Jul 2020

ISTANBUL, July 1 A Turkish court will open the trial on Friday of 20 Saudi officials indicted over the 2018 killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a step his fiancee hopes will shed more light on the death and reveal where his body was hidden.

Turkish inflation seen rising above 12% in June - Reuters Poll

29 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL Turkey's consumer price index is expected to rise above 12% in June from 11.4% the month before, a Reuters poll showed on Monday, after the central bank cited upward pressure on prices in halting its policy easing cycle.

UPDATE 2-Turkish central bank unexpectedly halts easing cycle

25 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL, June 25 Turkey's central bank unexpectedly halted a nearly year-long easing cycle on Thursday by keeping its key interest rate unchanged at 8.25% and citing upward pressure on inflation through the coronavirus pandemic.

Turkey releases three journalists on trial for reporting deaths of intelligence officers

24 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL A Turkish court on Wednesday ordered the release of three journalists and three others to be remanded while they stand trial on charges of revealing state secrets in their coverage of the deaths of Turkish intelligence officers in Libya, a lawyer said.

Turkish central bank to make small rate cut, keep stimulus flowing: Reuters poll

19 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL Turkey's central bank is expected to trim its policy rate by 25 basis points to 8%, a Reuters poll showed on Friday, a relatively limited cut in an aggressive easing cycle that has lasted nearly a year.

Turkish day workers pick up from lost months with little support

17 Jun 2020

ANKARA/ISTANBUL, June 17 As Turkey's economy re-opens, millions of informal house cleaners, small retailers and barbers like Ertugrul - who has a shop with two chairs in Ankara - are digging out from months of lost wages with little if any government support.

RPT-Post-lockdown jump in coronavirus cases rattles Turkish officials

17 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL, June 16 Turkey may have to adopt a harder line on social interactions following a worrying jump in coronavirus infections but it has no plans to reverse an easing of lockdown restrictions aimed at reviving the economy, officials say.

Post-lockdown jump in coronavirus cases rattles Turkish officials

16 Jun 2020

ISTANBUL Turkey may have to adopt a harder line on social interactions following a worrying jump in coronavirus infections but it has no plans to reverse an easing of lockdown restrictions aimed at reviving the economy, officials say.

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