WB on Turkish inflation: patience is hard but the alternative is worse

WB on Turkish inflation: patience is hard but the alternative is worse

The World Bank has been on the agenda in Türkiye for two reasons nowadays. First, because...
Turkish Central Bank raised rates to 50 percent: what is happening?

Turkish Central Bank raised rates to 50 percent: what is happening?

The Turkish Central Bank’s (CBRT) Monetary Policy Committee (PPK) increased the policy rate by 500 base...
The game is changing in nuclear energy: What to do next?

The game is changing in nuclear energy: What to do next?

Following the partial construction of the 4GW reactor at the Mersin Akkuyu nuclear power plant, news...
CBRT’s inflation forecasts remains the same in 2024’s first report

CBRT’s inflation forecasts remains the same in 2024’s first report

The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey (CBRT) Governor Fatih Karahan, facing the cameras for...
Turkish Central Bank Governor Erkan “removed from office”

Turkish Central Bank Governor Erkan “removed from office”

The Central Bank of Turkish Republic (CBRT) Governor Hafize Gaye Erkan "has been removed from office"...
Bayraktar tops taxpayer list, but why others choose anonymity?

Bayraktar tops taxpayer list, but why others choose anonymity?

The Ministry of Treasury and Finance published Türkiye's top taxpayers list after 3 years on January...
The devil lies in the details: The actual policy rate in Türkiye is not 42.5

The devil lies in the details: The actual policy rate in Türkiye is not 42.5

This article is one of the most challenging ones that I have written for a newspaper...
Establishing a balanced “Give-and-Take” in energy diplomacy of Türkiye

Establishing a balanced “Give-and-Take” in energy diplomacy of Türkiye

Türkiye is surrounded by energy-rich countries and stands as one of the region's largest energy investors,...
Turkish Central Bank increases policy rate to 35 percent

Turkish Central Bank increases policy rate to 35 percent

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of the Republic of Türkiye (CBRT) raised policy...
Crisis in the Middle East works against the Turkish economy

Crisis in the Middle East works against the Turkish economy

The chaos in the Middle East prevails as the İsrael-Palestinian conflict has merged into a war...
Erdoğan’s political messages within Türkiye’s new economic programme

Erdoğan’s political messages within Türkiye’s new economic programme

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has presented the awaited Medium Term Economic Programme (MTP) on September...
The CBRT’s policy rate increase is positive; will there be more?

The CBRT’s policy rate increase is positive; will there be more?

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Central Bank of Turkey (CBRT) raised the policy rate from...
Will Türkiye print larger banknotes again amid inflation?

Will Türkiye print larger banknotes again amid inflation?

Türkiye may print 500 and 1000 Turkish Lira banknotes amid increasing inflation and currency crisis. This...
Resurgence of inflation in Türkiye: Turn to rationality or a red light

Resurgence of inflation in Türkiye: Turn to rationality or a red light

On August 3, Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) announced a consumer price index increase of 9.5 percent...
Akbelen case: dilemma of environment, energy and obligations

Akbelen case: dilemma of environment, energy and obligations

The locals of a small village in Turkey's Western province of Muğla, İkizköy have been in...
Erdoğan’s bitter rain of hikes, search for debt and the IMF scenario

Erdoğan’s bitter rain of hikes, search for debt and the IMF scenario

After signing a series of tax hikes over the weekend, President Tayyip Erdoğan is traveling to...
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