Category Archives: Business and Finance

Press Conference by Secretary-General Antonio Guterres at United Nations Headquarters

Following is a transcript of UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres' press conference, held in New York today:

Ladies and Gentlemen of the media,

It is a pleasure to see you as …

Turkish army ‘neutralizes’ 8 PKK terrorists in N. Iraq

At least eight PKK terrorists were neutralized in an airstrike in northern Iraq, the Turkish army said on Friday.

Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in statements to imply …

Secretary-General Praises Agreement on Buffer Zone in Idlib, Syria, Urging Parties to Ensure Safe Humanitarian Access

The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres:

The Secretary-General welcomes the agreement reached on 17 September between President Recep Tayyip Erdogan of Turkey …


SOCHI (Russia), Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan met Monday to try to come to an agreement over the Syrian rebel stronghold of Idlib.

The …

Turkey calls on Hong Kong to lift travel warning

The Turkish deputy parliament speaker called on Hong Kong to lift the travel warning on Turkey.

On Tuesday, Levent Gok received Yang Jianping, deputy director of the Liaison Office of …

Turkey: Wages, salaries hold top share of total income

Turkey's statistics authority announced on Tuesday that wages and salaries held the top share of total income in 2017.

"The rate of wage and salaries got the highest rate with …