Tag Archives: Turkey

Turkey coup suspects to wear brown uniforms, Erdogan says

Turkey’s president says all suspected coup plotters and “terrorists” will have to wear an almond-brown uniform when they appear in court. Recep Tayyip Erdogan said jumpsuits would be worn by those accused of involvement in the July 2016 coup plot. Other “terrorists” would wear jackets and trousers. That term is used for followers of US-based Islamic cleric Fethullah Gulen and ... Read More »

Toyota Corolla facelift spotted in Turkey

Toyota officially discovered the facelifted Corolla these days via pix. Now this refreshed sedan has beenspotted in manufacturing form at the streets of Turkey. The Corolla Altis gets many cosmetic adjustments that consist of transformed headlamps with DRLs, new grille and a revised bumper sporting a exceptional air dam inside the front. The aspect profile boasts of a brand new ... Read More »

UN raises alarm as global refugee population reaches 59.5 million

Syria overtook Afghanistan to become the world’s biggest source of refugees last year, while the number of people forced from their homes by conflicts worldwide rose to a record 59.5 million, the United Nations’ refugee agency said on Thursday. Pointing to crises in Syria, Iraq, Yemen, Burundi and elsewhere, UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres said he doesn’t expect ... Read More »

Wrong-Again Turkish Current-Account Data Add to Investor Risks

As if Turkey’s inconclusive election result and decelerating economic growth weren’t bad enough, investors must now grapple with misleading official data. Almost every time the central bank has reported the current-account deficit in the past two years, it’s increased the figure in the following months. The corrections mean the shortfall that sent bonds rallying earlier this year was probably understated ... Read More »