ISTANBUL, Jan 3 Turkey's lira slid more than 3
percent against the dollar on Thursday, swept up in a global
market sell-off and investor worries that lower-than-expected
inflation data could prompt the central bank to make a premature
ISTANBUL Turkey vowed on Monday that the fight against Islamic State would not be slowed by the U.S. withdrawal from Syria, where Ankara-backed rebels reinforced their positions around the potential flashpoint town of Manbij.
ISTANBUL, Dec 13 Turkey's central bank left its
benchmark interest rate unchanged as expected on Thursday after
inflation eased from a 15-year peak, but a change in the wording
of the bank's policy statement signalled possible loosening
WASHINGTON/ISTANBUL The Pentagon said on Wednesday that unilateral military action into northeast Syria by any party would be "unacceptable," after Turkey said it would launch a new military operation in the region within days to target Kurdish militia fighters.
* Monetary policy stance to change if FX rate hits price
ISTANBUL Turkey's consumer price index fell 1.44 percent month-on-month in November, official data showed on Monday, bringing the annual inflation rate down from a 15-year high as a stronger lira, tax cuts and discounted products helped to trim prices.
ISTANBUL Turkey has given recordings related to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi to Germany, France and Britain, President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday, seeking to maintain international pressure on Riyadh over the Saudi journalist's death. | Video
* Inflation has peaked, FinMin predicts
(Adds Finance Minister comments)
ISTANBUL Turkey's central bank on Wednesday sharply raised its inflation forecasts for this year and next, predicting a rate of 23.5 percent by the end of 2018 and acknowledging the deep impact of a lira selloff that has shaken confidence in the economy.
ISTANBUL Turkish prosecutors have prepared an extradition request for 18 suspects from Saudi Arabia in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, authorities said on Friday, after President Tayyip Erdogan urged Riyadh to disclose who ordered the murder. | Video