World Bulletin/News Desk
Turkey's unregistered employment rate decreased to 37.5 percent from 46.4 percent in the past decade, head of Social Security Institution (SGK) said.
Speaking to AA correspondent, SGK President Fatih Acar said that as a result of a work conducted to fight undeclared employment for four years, 1,024,000 people have been registered in the social security system.
Acar said that they aimed to reduce unregistered employment rate below 15 percent within next 10 years, adding that they would keep combating unregistered employment.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan arrives in Mogadishu as part of his official tour in Horn of Africa
Deputy FMs from Iran, the UK, France and Germany will meet in Istanbul on Jan. 29.
The one-day visit is proving to be an important topic for Ethiopian media for the third day in a row.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan is currently visiting Djibouti
12 Turkish climbers have been reported missing in the Pierian Mountains
Turkey’s Ministry of Education is working on a program to replace schools run by the Gulen movement abroad and will soon complete the task,Turkish President says.
Turkish national flag to be flown at half-mast across Turkey and at foreign delegations Saturday.
Turkish transportation minister is in Malta on Friday whilst in other news 20 migrants were reported dead off the coast of Malta.
In Davos, Volkan Bozkir calls for UN to change to adapt to 'new situations.'
Russia's largest bank, Sberbank, wants to finance new natural gas pipeline planned to pass through Turkey, said banks's Deputy Chairman.
The premier says Turkey does not have a problem with the UN Security Council, but this is a structure which emerged after WWII.
Turkey calls for tolerance and enhanced understanding between religions and cultures, says Turkish ambassador to the UN.
Policies based on sectarianism create fertile ground for radical terrorist groups, according to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.
Turkish president says terror has no religion and is form of murder.
Davutoglu says investigation is underway but there are no signs yet showing the attack solely targeted Turkish delegation.