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.
Figure is expected to increase as voting in Turkish missions to continue until Tuesday, at custom gates till election day
Patrols in line with the jointly agreed roadmap on Manbij
City was liberated from ISIL last year by Turkey’s Operation Euphrates Shield
Former HDP Co-Chairman Selahattin Demirtas has been allowed to campaign for presidential polls from behind bars on TRT
Turkish president says we are establishing mega industry zones in 5 regions of Turkey
Suspects, including 3 women, rounded up in Adana province
At least 20 people killed in twin suicide attack in northeastern Borno state
Over 3 million Turks living abroad are eligible to vote in presidential and general elections
Turkish president says there is a good chance senior PKK members were present during strike on meeting in Qandil
Minister's remarks come after Turkey probes reports of brutality against a puppy that saw its feet amputated
President says new ministerial bill on animal rights to be prioritized following elections
Binali Yildirim: We have decided to take status of Alevi house of worship out from discussion