World Bulletin / News Desk
The banking and holding sector indices were up 0.19 and 0.11 percent, respectively.
Among all sectors, the electricity sector index was the best performer, increasing by 0.51 percent, while the insurance sector index started the day with the biggest fall, losing 0.26 percent.
The U.S. dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate stood at 3.4070 at 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT) on Tuesday, compared with 3.4010 at Monday’s close.
The BIST 100 was up 1,006.31 points or 0.93 percent to reach 109,458.01 points at the close on Monday, with a total trading volume of 5.4 billion Turkish lira ($1.58 billion).
Company will build new headquarters, manufacturing plants and pay $38 billion in taxes for overseas funds
Eurostat says inflation down 0.1 percentage point from November
Some 10.74 million vehicles from VW or its subsidiaries ranging from Porsche and Audi to Skoda and Seat rolled out of dealerships last year -- an increase of 4.3 percent over the previous year, the carmaker said.
The publication cited an anonymous source close to regulators tackling online finance risks.
BIST 100 rises 0.01 percent to open at 114,429.64 points, foreign currency rates go up
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