Gulf Times - Turkish-lira
Erdogan calls on Turks to convert forex into lira or gold

Erdogan calls on Turks to convert forex into lira or gold

President Tayyip Erdogan called on Turks to convert their foreign exchange into gold or the Turkish lira and said there was "no option" other than cutting interest rates to spur growth.

Erdogan says to extend Turkey's emergency rule

Erdogan says to extend Turkey's emergency rule

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan suggested on Thursday that emergency rule could be extended beyond a year and rounded on rating agencies after Moody's cut Turkey to "junk" status.

N-KOM signs fleet agreement with Greek firm Samos Steamship

N-KOM signs fleet agreement with Greek firm Samos Steamship

Nakilat-Keppel Offshore Marine (N-KOM) has signed a “fleet agreement” with Samos Steamship Company during the recent Posidonia exhibition held in Athens.

Hamas spokeswoman

Hamas spokeswoman

Isra Almodallal, the first woman to be nominated as spokeswoman for Gaza’s Islamist rulers Hamas, smiles as she stands in her home in the town of Rafah...