World Bulletin / News Desk
The greenback rose against all major currencies on Monday in Asia and the euro/dollar exchange rate fell 0.2 percent to 1.1869 on the global currency market.
In other developments, the market will be watching Brexit talks as British Prime Minister Theresa May has talks with European Commission President Jean Claude Juncker.
In another key European issue, euro-zone finance ministers will select a new president Monday and discuss Greece's bailout review.
In Turkey, the Turkish Statistical Institute revealed that annual inflation for November reached 12.98 percent. The Central Bank's money and exchange rate policy report will be published on Tuesday.
On Thursday, last month’s treasury cash balance will be revealed, followed by figures for October’s industrial production on Friday.
The Turkish lira fall to 3.9390 against the dollar at Monday’s opening, compared to 3.9135 on Friday’s close.
Gold prices were down 0.33 percent at $1,274 per ounce at 0632GMT Monday.
On Friday, Turkey's benchmark stock index closed down 0.41 percent at 103,558,98 points.
The Brent crude oil index hovered over $63.38 per barrel on Monday at 0632GMT.
The ten-year benchmark bond in Turkey was traded at 12.24 percent, 12 base points lower than Friday’s close.
Nearly 8.5 million new passenger cars were registered in EU in first half of 2018, says manufacturers' association
Economic partnership agreement is biggest ever negotiated by EU and will create an open trade zone
BIST 100 rises 0.08 pct; US dollar/Turkish lira exchange rate stands at 4.8420
The dollar was up versus the yen but down against the euro and pound, with all eyes on US President Donald Trump's summit with Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Helsinki.
Tax revenues totals nearly $72.1 billion while interest payments amounts to over $8.2 billion in January-June period
BIST 100 rises over 700 points; USD/TRY exchange rate stays at 4.8360
Country's egg, chicken, turkey, and meat production climbed in May on yearly basis, says official data
BIST 100 rises over 400 points, while USD/TRY exchange rate drops to 4.8460
Saudi Arabia intends to invest as much as $10 billion in South Africa’s economy, with a focus on energy projects
Share of young people in Turkey age 15-24 who are not in employment, education, or training down 4.5 pct in Q1 year-on-year
Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak says effective Central Bank is among main policy targets of new era
The European Commission, the EU's executive arm, said the 19-country single currency bloc would expand by 2.1 percent in 2018, lower than the 2.3 percent forecast just weeks ago in early May.
Country's central government research and development expenditures rise by 17.5 percent year-on-year in 2017
The IEA welcomed in its July report last month's agreement between the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russia to open the taps in order to bring prices down from multi-year highs.
In its monthly report, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries said buoyant world trade in 2017 and 2018 had helped impulse economic growth, and therefore demand for crude.
12-month rolling deficit stands at $57.6 billion, Turkish central bank says