World Bulletin / News Desk
The banking and holding sector indices went down 0.27 and 0.03 percent, respectively.
Among all sector indices, the sports sector index was the best performer with 0.91 percent while food, beverage saw the biggest fall with 2.26 percent.
Turkey's benchmark stock index closed last week down 0.41 percent to reach 103,558.98 points on Friday.
The U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate went up to 3.9420 as of 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT) on Monday, compared with Friday's close at 3.9250.
The euro/Turkish lira rate increased to 4.6790 on Monday morning, up from 4.6600 at the close on Friday.
The Brent oil price decreased to $63.38 per barrel on Monday morning, down from $64.09 at the close of previous trading day.
Turkish Statistical Institute announced that the country's inflation rate went up 1.49 percent in November while the annual inflation rate stood at 12.98 percent.
BIST 100 up 0.18 percent while USD/TRY exchange rate climbs over 3.8
Unemployment rate in October fell 1.5 percentage point year-on-year, says TurkStat
BIST 100 drops 0.31 percent to open at 114,286.27 points on Monday, US dollar decreases to 3.75 Turkish liras
U.S. Treasury Secretary says he wants to make sure bitcoin does not become a ‘digital Swiss bank account’
About 12 minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was at 25,675.70, up 0.4 percent.
BIST 100 rises 0.30 percent to open at 115,062.79 points on Friday, US dollar/lira, euro/lira exchange rates go down
Food Price Index gains 8.2 percent year-on-year in 2017, reaching highest annual average since 2014
Gas prices also rising in US, forecast to hit highest levels since 2014
BIST 100 rises 0.65 percent to open at 114,329.36 points on Thursday
‘We think the recovery is firm and the momentum is there says World Bank Development Prospects Group Director
Fiscal, monetary policies pushed economy 'to a much stronger-than-expected rebound in growth,' bank says
BIST 100 drops 0.18 percent to open at 114,812.31 points on Wednesday
Amazon founder’s fortune grew to $105.1 billion after company’s shares increase again
BIST 100 index up 0.01 pct; US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate drops to 3.7470
BIST 100 gains 0.75 percent; US dollar-Turkish lira exchange rate hovers at around 3.74; euro-lira rate falls to 4.49
From clampdowns to a warm embrace, regulators in Asia have taken very different approaches to dealing with the bitcoin phenomenon. Here are the developments in a few key markets