Yearly Archive: 2020

Turkey 2020: A year-end balance sheet

The global impact of the pandemic that put its mark on 2020 seems to last long. It seems that its effects will not pass easily. The traditional January meeting of World Economic Forum in...

The lost year and Turkey

We started the year 2020 with great hopes but it turned out to be a lost year; a year with less love and less peace. The pandemic induced a general atmosphere of unhappiness and...

Turkish minimum wage melts in US dollars

The government has increased the minimum wage to 2825 Turkish Liras (roughly $379) for 2021. “We kept our promise that we will not let our workers bow to inflation,” said Family, Labor and Social...