Trkiye’s BIST 100 index closes Monday on low note

ANKARA: Trkiye’s benchmark stock index ended Monday at 10,055.98 points, diving 1.59% from the previous close.

Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 lost 162.60 points from 10,218.58 points at Friday’s close.

The price of an ounce of gold was $2,350.75, while B…

Russia’s oil, gas budget revenues up by 82.2%

MOSCOW: Russia’s federal budget revenues from the oil and gas industry showed a significant increase to 4.2 trillion rubles ($45.7 billion) in the January-April 2024 period, 82.2% higher than in the same period last year, the country’s Finance Ministr…

Istanbul hosts US Trade Winds event for 2nd time

ISTANBUL: The largest US government-led trade mission and business development forum, Trade Winds, was held in the Turkish metropolitan Istanbul for the second time.

Istanbul, which earlier hosted the event in 2008, was chosen for the second time by …

Trkiye’s turnover index up by 84% year-on-year in March

ISTANBUL: Trkiye’s total turnover index rose by 84% year-on-year in March, the Turkish Statistical Institute (TurkStat) revealed on Monday.

The index rose by 130% for the construction sector, 95.3% for services, 85% for trade and 70.8% for industry, …

Trkiye runs current account deficit of $4.5B in March

ISTANBUL: Trkiye’s current account deficit was $4.5 billion in March, the Central Bank data showed on Monday.?

The gold-and-energy-excluded current account balance posted a net surplus of $782 million in the month.

Goods deficit was $5.2 billion in …

Trkiye’s retail sales stable in March

ANKARA: Trkiye’s retail sales was stable in March compared to a month earlier, according to data released on Monday.

The volume of retail trade showed 0% month-on-month growth in March, following a 3.6% rise in February, the Turkish Statistical Insti…