Friday, Jul 20, 2018

Turkey’s Economy

Turkey’s Economy Survives and Thrives, Even in the Face of a Perfect Storm

Aerial view of Ankara at night.

Despite strife in neighbouring countries, domestic political turmoil, and an uncertain global recovery, Turkey’s economy remains resolute.

May 02, 2016

Finance | Europe | Turkey

Muslim culture

Muslim media and entertainment go international

Sami Yusuf Photo by zakazmi

From the Persian Gulf to Los Angeles, Islamic music, news and comic books are taking their place on the international stage

Apr 30, 2016

Tourism & Culture | Europe | Turkey

Banking and Capital Markets

Key players in the economic recovery

One positive result of the crisis was the emergence of the G20 as the world’s preeminent forum for economic and financial cooperation.

One result of the global crisis that began in 2008 has been the emergence of the G20 as the leading forum for economic and financial cooperation. However,... Apr 29, 2016

Finance | Europe | Turkey

Show me the money

Meeting the world's infrastructure requires huge investments

Around the world, fulfilling basic human needs such as access to water, sanitation or electricity means having the infrastructure required to do so.... Apr 22, 2016

Infrastructure | Europe | Turkey

Islamic finance

Islamic finance takes flight

Born in Egypt and Malaysia in the 1970s, Islamic finance has demonstrated that applying ethical principles to financial markets can provide a safeguard from the kinds of abuses that led to the current crisis.

Ethical investing proves its worth and broadens its appeal.

Apr 17, 2016

Finance | Asia-Pacific | Africa | Europe | Turkey | Egypt | Malaysia


Environment and climate change at the top of the G20 agenda

Scientists and environmentalists say a global agreement will be critical to prevent a 2C degree rise in temperature by the end of this century.

This year’s meeting of the leaders of the G20 nations in Antalya, Turkey takes place amid a renewed urgency that their discussions be as much... Apr 16, 2016

Sustainability | Europe | Turkey

Growth beyond the 20

Three I’s to guide Turkey: Inclusiveness, Implementation and Investment

Turkey has declared that 2015 will be the year of “inclusive and robust growth through collective action.” To achieve its aims, Turkey has... Apr 08, 2016

Finance | Europe | Turkey

Mega Projects

Turkey becomes world leader in energy and infrastructure mega projects

Besim Şişman, CEO of Turkish Petroleum

According to the OECD, by 2030 the global infrastructure gap is expected to total a staggering $70 trillion. This is a gap more closely resembling a... Jan 24, 2016

Energy | Infrastructure | Europe | Turkey

G20 Tackles Climate Change

Environment and climate change at the top of the G20 agenda

China, the largest emitter of greenhouse gases, aims to reduce its carbon dioxide emissions per unit of GDP by 60-65% by 2030, from 2005 levels, and to increase its use of renewables to 20%

Ahead of the UN’s COP21 conference in Paris, this year’s meeting of the leaders of the G20 nations in Antalya, Turkey, took place on November... Dec 01, 2015

Government | Sustainability | Europe | Turkey

Turkish Machinery Promotion Group

Vision to reach $500bn exports by 2023

Adnan Dalgakıran, Chairman, Turkish Machinery Promotion Group

Turkey is aiming to more than treble the annual value of its exports by 2023 by transitioning towards high-tech, value-added manufacturing supported... Nov 20, 2015

Industry & Trade | Europe | Turkey

Ankara B20 meeting

Global business leaders deliver policy priorities to G20 at Ankara gathering

Top business executives from around the world met in Ankara on September 3-5 at the largest ever B20 conference.

The high-profile event marked... Sep 11, 2015

Government | Europe | Turkey

The future of telecommunications in Turkey

Türk Telekom envisions bold technological future as it celebrates 175 years

Türk Telekom Group celebrated its 175th anniversary in April 2015 with a glitzy celebration in Ankara attended by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.... May 11, 2015

Telecoms & ICT | Europe | Turkey

Diverse mix puts Turkey among the world’s top destinations

Ibrahim Kaygisiz
Chairman of Sura Hotels

Turkey’s visitor numbers may be down on last year, but Chairman of Turkey’s... Nov 25, 2015

World’s biggest airport under construction in Istanbul

Nihat Özdemir
Board Member of Istanbul Grand Airport (IGA) Corp – Istanbul New Airport

As one of the trumpeted mega projects under construction in Turkey, Istanbul New Airport... Nov 19, 2015

High-level female empowerment platform inspires confidence, change, and social innovation

Farah Mohamed
Founder and President of G(irls)20

Launched in 2009 and held annually in the G20 host country, the G(irls)20 Summit was held... Nov 14, 2015

“We can turn the digital revolution into an opportunity”

Bülent Gürcan
General Manager of TeknoSA

From a nationwide store presence and wide product range to adding value to customer service... Nov 12, 2015

R&D and partnerships take Turkish candy to new markets

Burhan Başar
General Manager of Kervan Gıda

Already among the top 10 soft candy producers in the world, Kervan Gıda is targeting a... Oct 31, 2015

“We are setting global trends in terms of fabric”

Dr Sedef Uncu Aki
Assistant General Manager of Bossa

One of Turkey’s largest integrated textile corporations, Bossa creates high quality... Oct 28, 2015

Turkey’s pioneering state-owned participation bank to ‘grow through sharing’

Osman Arslan
CEO of Ziraat Katılım

Ziraat Katılım became Turkey’s first state-owned participation bank when it opened... Oct 20, 2015

R&D and partnerships add innovation to sustainable furniture design

Doruk Malhan
Board Member of Koleksiyon

Turkish design and quality-oriented and furniture manufacturer Koleksiyon is a step ahead... Oct 14, 2015

Driving the Turkish economy forward

Hakan Göral

Globus Vision sits down with Hakan Göral, CEO of INCI HOLDING, where they discuss G20,... Oct 05, 2015

Global ambitions reflect confidence in Turkey’s future

Mr. Murat Ersoy
Chairman of Turkish Tourism Investors Association & President of Atlasglobal

Now the sixth most visited country on earth, Turkey has grappled with some challenges this... Sep 28, 2015

8,000 years of heritage backed by the latest technology

Bahadir Kayan
Chairman of Turkish Ceramics

Turkish ceramics companies are among the most competitive in Europe in their sector. ... Sep 24, 2015

Top-ranking Gedik spearheads change in Turkey’s financial markets

Murat Tanrıöver
Executive Vice President of Gedik Investment

As a one-stop shop for any investor interested in the Turkish markets, Gedik Investment... Sep 10, 2015

"Turkey can be a global leader in Islamic finance"

Osman Çelik
Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Participation Banks Association of Turkey (TKBB) and CEO of Türkiye Finans

With Turkey’s G20 Presidency proposing Islamic finance tools as a credible option... Aug 26, 2015

The only way to survive: being innovative

Umit Leblebici

An innovative customer-oriented approach, coupled with the backing of international strategic... Aug 19, 2015

Siemens supports Turkey's shift towards being an 'innovation nation'

Hüseyin Gelis
President and CEO of Siemens Turkey

As it prepares to celebrate 160 years of business activities in Turkey, Siemens is very... Aug 18, 2015

Inclusive model for development transforms region

Sadrettin Karahocagil
President of the Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP)

The Southeastern Anatolia Project (GAP) in Turkey has transformed the once marginalized... Aug 11, 2015

Turkish leather sector is dressed for success

Erdal Matras
President of the Turkish Leather Council

With a leather heritage spanning centuries, Turkish Leather Council President Erdal Matras... Jul 31, 2015

‘Minerals will become more important than petroleum’

Ali Kahyaoglu
President of the Istanbul Minerals Exporters’ Association (IMIB)

As one of the top three producers of natural stones in the world, Turkey has high hopes... Jul 31, 2015

Mattress pioneer an inspiration to SMEs

Yavuz Altop
Chairman of Yataş

From a small family business to a global powerhouse exporting to 44 countries… Yataş’... Jul 30, 2015

Seafood export leader achieves ‘impossible’ dreams

Orhan Kılıç
Chairman of Kılıç Holding

Owner of the biggest aquaculture facility in Europe, Turkey’s leading fish producer... Jul 24, 2015

Turkey aims to be an energy ‘bridge of peace’

Mehmet Konuk
CEO of BOTAŞ, Turkey

Strategically located between major energy producers and consumers, Turkey is developing... Jul 21, 2015


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