Category Archives: Business and Finance

Turkey ‘neutralizes’ 68 terrorists in past week

The Turkish army "neutralized" 68 PKK terrorists in domestic and foreign counter-terror operations over the week.

Turkish Defense Ministry told Anadolu Agency on Friday that the army has 'neutralized' 68 …

177 FETO-linked suspects arrested across Turkey

At least 177 suspects were arrested across Turkey by security forces on Friday for their alleged links to the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO), the group behind the 2016 defeated coup.…

About 74,000 Asylum-Seekers Living in Greece, Officials Say

ATHENS, GREECE Greek authorities said Thursday that about 74,000 asylum-seekers are now living in the country, and efforts are under way to expand housing for them and improve conditions at …

Turkish businessman killed in Istanbul

A Turkish businessman was killed by gunfire early Thursday in Istanbul.

Police sources told Anadolu Agency that Ali Riza Gultekin, 57, who is a former owner of a menswear local …

Turkey’s New Year lottery jackpot at $12.9M

Turkey's grand New Year lottery prize will be 70 million Turkish liras ($12.9 million) and tickets will go on sale as of Nov. 29, an official said on Thursday.

A …

UN Security Council lifts sanctions on Eritrea

The UN Security Council voted unanimously Wednesday to lift international sanctions on Eritrea following a historic peace accord with Ethiopia.

Targeted sanctions, asset freezes and a travel ban on senior …