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Turkish Lira Seen Outperforming Peers on Central Bank Backstop

26th April 2018 While the currency quickly erased a jump after policy makers raised a key rate more than expected on Wednesday, it is still beating peers this week. The central bank has provided a buffer from the torrent of bad news that is hurting emerging markets, from higher U.S. Treasury yields to rising oil...
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Turkey’s currency is tanking and President Erdogan is keeping it down

18th April 2018     •    Turkey's lira has hit record lows for the past week, thanks to the Turkish government's difficulty balancing monetary policy to counter double-digit inflation.    •    The fall has been accelerated by geopolitical...
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Turkey has third-most of cleanest beaches in the world

18th April 2018 Turkey's coasts continue to draw visitors and apart from their beauty, Turkey has some of cleanest beaches in the world. According to a study conducted by the Foundation for Environmental Education, which gives the Blue Flag designation to the cleanest beaches in the world, Turkey has the...
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New app allows victims of domestic violence to notify Turkish police with single button

4th April 2018 Turkish police have launched an emergency support application to enable women report cases of domestic violence and seek assistance in a faster manner with the click of a button, as the country aims to curb violence against women through public awareness campaigns and other means.The app titled...
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Bare ownership - an alternative to the classical inheritance procedure for a property

4th April 2018 International inheritance procedures can be lengthy, complicated and expensive. In Turkey, bequeathing immovable property is particularly hard, as the procedure must be totally in line with Turkish inheritance law.Considering the possible complications, it is good to know that there is a cheap and...
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