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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Top bosses have called for the continuation of the negotiations for a Customs Union deal update with the European Union due to political tensions, as this deal has brought about many positive developments in many fields rather than only in the area of trade in the last two decades.
İZMİR – Anadolu Agency
The volume of Turkey’s natural stone sales to China reached 625 million dollars in the first eight months of the year with a 38 percent jump since the same period in 2016, standing at more than one third of the overall exports to Asia’s giant economy.
The Turkish Treasury will issue two types of bonds to attract 2,200 tons of gold stashed under mattresses into the economy, which has a market value of around 300 billion Turkish Liras, Deputy Prime Minister Mehmet Şimşek has said.
BEIJING - Agence France-Presse
European companies suffer from “promise fatigue” over China’s failure to follow through on pledges to open its market, the EU Chamber of Commerce in China said on Sept. 19.
RANKFURT AM MAIN
Inflation in the eurozone will slump in early 2018, the European Central Bank forecast on Sept. 18, but return to an upward path towards its target later in the year.
Austrian packaging firm Hamburger Containerboard GmbH is set to invest 300 million euros in a paper production plant in the western province of Kütahya.
Emissions from diesel cars rigged to appear eco-friendly may be responsible for 5,000 air pollution deaths per year in Europe alone, according to a study published Sept. 18.
Retailer Toys “R” Us has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a U.S. court, the company said, amid heavy debt and a tough environment for bricks and mortar stores.
Istanbul’s Atatürk Airport saw the highest increase in passenger numbers in July out of all five major European airports, the European airport trade body announced on Sept. 13.
Ford Motor and India’s Mahindra Group have announced they will work together in a fresh partnership as the U.S. giant looks to boost its presence in one of the world’s fastest growing auto markets.
FRANKFURT AM MAIN – Agence France-Presse
Europe must produce its own batteries for electric cars to avoid crashing out of the race with the United States and China, a senior member of the European Commission warned on Sept. 18.
DOHA – Agence France Presse
Qatar has signed an agreement to buy 24 Typhoon fighter jets from Britain, a second major defense deal signed by Doha during its lengthening diplomatic dispute with its neighbors.
BEJINIG – Agence France-Presse
General Motors will recall more than 2.5 million vehicles in China over concerns about airbags made by troubled Japanese giant Takata, Chinese authorities have said