World Bulletin / News Desk
Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 index rose 365.62 points while the banking and holding sectors were up 0.24 and 0.40 percent, respectively.
Among all sector indices, the mining sector index was the best performer, gaining 1.63 percent, while the insurance sector index saw the biggest decline, falling 0.02 percent.
On Monday, The BIST 100 was up 0.55 percent or 605.74 points to close at 111,705.21 points, with a trading volume of 3 billion Turkish liras ($787 million).
The USD/Turkish lira rate dropped to 3.8020 at 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT) on Tuesday, compared with the previous day's closing rate of 3.8110.
The euro/lira rate climbed slightly to 4.5130 from Monday’s close of 4.5080.
Turkey-backed forces cut off main highway between Afrin city center and western Mabatli town
Migrants were attempting to travel to Europe using illegal routes
Suspects were insulting Turkish president, spreading terror propaganada
3,569 terrorists 'neutralized' since start of Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin, says Turkish president
Operation Olive Branch in Syria's Afrin is continuing successfully: Gen. Hulusi Akar
Turkey is an important NATO ally, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg tells Turkish president
Sahin Alpay is freed under judicial control with international travel ban and house arrest
Turkish president says if US wants to cooperate with Turkey against terror it must remove terrorists from east of Euphrates
Deputy Parliament Speaker Ahmet Aydin calls for end of FETO activities in South Korea
Home Office says no more applications for Indefinite Leave to Remain from Turkish citizens on ECAA businesspersons visa
Ankara court convicts and sentences former HDP Deputy Co-Chairwoman Aysel Tugluk
Volkan Bozkir says Turkey cannot accept that members of terror group are allowed to wander in Swiss streets
Renovation of 3,000 businesses has been completed in southeastern Diyarbakir’s Sur district, damaged by terrorist PKK group
‘Just because EP took this decision doesn't mean Turkey will give up the fight against terrorism,’ says Bekir Bozdag
Turkish Red Crescent, Disaster and Emergency Management Agency to assist in distribution