World Bulletin / News Desk
Turkey’s BIST 100 stock index rose 578.56 points -- 0.57 percent -- to open at 102,848.74 points on Tuesday.
The banking and holding sector indices rose 0.55 percent and 0.63 percent respectively.
All sector indices were up. The transport sector index performed best, rising 1.63 percent.
The U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate rose to 3.5340 liras to the dollar at 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT), compared to 3.5250 at Monday’s close.
The BIST 100 was down 1,852.68 points -- 1.78 percent -- to 102,270.17 points at close on Monday. The day’s trading volume was 4.8 billion liras ($1.356 billion).
Overall index loses 2 pct, but consumer confidence up, according to official data
BIST 100 climbs 0.20 pct; USD/TRY exchange rate steady while EUR/TRY and GBP/TRY exchange rates drop
Turkish economy minister says growth will 'most likely' surpass 7 percent in first quarter of 2018
Net profit at the Frankfurt-based group fell 79 percent year-on-year to 120 million euros ($146 million).
BIST 100 index falls by over 2 percent at close, going down some 2,600 points from previous close
Policy rate, also known as one-week repo rate, remains same at 8 percent; lending rate rises 0.75 percent points
BIST 100 increases 0.29 percent; US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate stands at 4.0850
Local units operating in manufacturing industry work at 77.3 pct capacity in April, says Central Bank
Public sector net borrowing falls by 3.5 billion pounds in 2017-18 financial year, says Office of National Statistics
Indices for service, retail trade, construction sectors fall in current month compared with March: Official data
Data monitoring company IHS Markit also flagged a slight slowdown in France, where strikes were interrupting a resurgent boom on the back of government reforms.
Treasury reports central government debt stock in March rises around 15 pct year-on-year, reaching nearly $235 billion
Sales to foreigners amounted to 1,827, 15.8 pct rise year-on-year, according to official report
BIST 100 slips 0.15 percent; US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate stands at 4.0460
BIST 100 rises 0.01 percent; US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate drops to 4.0250
Fresh hopes that Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un will hold a historic summit within months also provided some much-needed optimism.