Turkey

‘The Power of Love’: address by U.S. bishop at Harry and Meghan’s…

‘The Power of Love’: address by U.S. bishop at Harry and Meghan’s…

Published 19/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - Following is the address by U.S. Episcopalian bishop, Michael Bruce Curry, at the wedding of Britain’s Prince Harry and American actress Meghan [more…]

Turkey’s Erdogan plans to take greater control of economy: Bloomberg

Turkey’s Erdogan plans to take greater control of economy: Bloomberg

Published 15/05/2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan said he plans to take greater control of the economy after presidential elections next month and the central bank [more…]

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Dollar surge bringing emerging market rate cut cycle to a halt

Published 07/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A resurgent dollar and higher borrowing costs are smashing through Argentina and Turkey’s currencies like a wrecking ball and raising the likelihood [more…]

In Turkey’s Kurdish heartland, a battle for homes and votes

In Turkey’s Kurdish heartland, a battle for homes and votes

Published 07/05/2018

DIYARBAKIR, Turkey (Reuters) - Kurdish electrician Sukru Gunduz was out on a job when a friend came running to tell him his house was being [more…]

Greek gunboat on patrol nudged by Turkish cargo vessel: Navy

Greek gunboat on patrol nudged by Turkish cargo vessel: Navy

Published 04/05/2018

ATHENS (Reuters) - A Greek gunboat was nudged by a Turkish cargo vessel early on Friday while on patrol for unauthorized migrant crossings in the [more…]

Dutch arrest four men on suspicion of planning attack on Turkish…

Dutch arrest four men on suspicion of planning attack on Turkish…

Published 16/04/2018

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) - Dutch prosecutors said on Monday they had arrested four men suspected of planning an attack on the Turkish consulate in Rotterdam. In [more…]

Temasek stake values ‘Salt Bae’ Turkish restaurant owner at $1.2…

Temasek stake values ‘Salt Bae’ Turkish restaurant owner at $1.2…

Published 09/04/2018

ISTANBUL (Reuters) - Singapore’s Temasek and Britain’s Metric Capital have bought into Nusr-Et steakhouse owner D.ream in a deal valuing the Turkish firm at $1.2 [more…]

Putin to visit Ankara for talks with Turkey, Iran

Putin to visit Ankara for talks with Turkey, Iran

Published 02/04/2018

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin will make a two-day visit to Turkey from Tuesday where he will meet his Turkish counterpart Tayyip Erdogan [more…]

Turkish chefs savor sweet success with world record baklava

Turkish chefs savor sweet success with world record baklava

Published 23/03/2018

ANKARA (Reuters) - A group of chefs in Turkey claimed a world record for the largest baklava on Thursday with a giant tray of the [more…]

‘The cat of the match’ gets Besiktas in trouble with UEFA

‘The cat of the match’ gets Besiktas in trouble with UEFA

Published 15/03/2018

(Reuters) - Turkish soccer club Besiktas ended up in trouble with European soccer’s governing body, UEFA, on Thursday, a day after a cat sneaked on [more…]