World Bulletin / News Desk
The greenback rose against all major currencies on Monday in Asia and the euro/dollar exchange rate fell 0.2 percent to 1.1869 on the global currency market.
In other developments, the market will be watching Brexit talks as British Prime Minister Theresa May has talks with European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker.
In another key European issue, euro-zone finance ministers will select a new president Monday and discuss Greece's bailout review.
In Turkey, the Turkish Statistical Institute revealed that annual inflation for November reached 12.98 percent. The Central Bank's money and exchange rate policy report will be published on Tuesday.
On Thursday, last month’s treasury cash balance will be revealed, followed by figures for October’s industrial production on Friday.
The Turkish lira fall to 3.9390 against the dollar at Monday’s opening, compared to 3.9135 on Friday’s close.
Gold prices were down 0.33 percent at $1,274 per ounce at 0632GMT Monday.
On Friday, Turkey's benchmark stock index closed down 0.41 percent at 103,558,98 points.
The Brent crude oil index hovered over $63.38 per barrel on Monday at 0632GMT.
The ten-year benchmark bond in Turkey was traded at 12.24 percent, 12 base points lower than Friday’s close.
Last month, central government debt stock surged 19.5 pct year-on-year, reaching $209 billion, says Treasury
Greece posts highest ratio of government debt to GDP at 180 pct in first quarter
July’s export figure important to catch country's target of $173 billion for 2018, head of exporters' assembly says
COMESA Summit 2018 final communique urges ratification of tripartite free trade agreement
Turkey produced 18.9M tons of crude steel in Jan-June, says country's steel producers association
Property sales to foreigners see yearly increase of 23 pct from January to June, according to official report
US uranium production dropped from 49 percent in 1987 to 5 percent today
Chileshe Kapwepwe from Zambia becomes first woman to head trade bloc
Last month, inflation among EA19 countries rose to 2 percent, up 1.3 percent from same month last year, says Eurostat
BIST 100 climbs 0.10 pct, while Turkish lira gains value against foreign currencies
Nearly 8.5 million new passenger cars were registered in EU in first half of 2018, says manufacturers' association
Economic partnership agreement is biggest ever negotiated by EU and will create an open trade zone
BIST 100 rises 0.08 pct; US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate stands at 4.8420
The dollar was up versus the yen but down against the euro and pound, with all eyes on US President Donald Trump's summit with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Helsinki.
Tax revenues totals nearly $72.1 billion while interest payments amounts to over $8.2 billion in January-June period