World Bulletin / News Desk
Borsa Istanbul's BIST 100 dropped 2,556 points from Monday's close of 116,852.68.
The banking and holding sectors fell 2.71 and 1.84 percent, respectively.
All sector indices started the day in negative territtory, while the mining sector index the worst hit, down 4.37 percent.
The U.S. dollar rose to 3.7850 Turkish liras at 9.30 a.m. local time (0630GMT), compared with Monday's closing rate of 3.7600.
The euro-lira rate also climbed to 4.6850 from the previous day’s close of 4.6710.
The price of Brent oil fell over 2 percent to $66.91 per barrel as of 9 a.m. local time (0600GMT) Tuesday, compared with $68.31 at Monday's close.
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BIST 100 index gains 0.48 percent at opening; USD/TRY stands at around 3.75
Office workers, farmers and radio hosts are taking on new nationalities, relocating their businesses or looking forward to lucrative alternative trade deals, as politicians struggle to come up with a plan.
The International Monetary Fund was going to be "attentive" to the consequences of the reform, which notably includes a sharply lower corporate tax rate, she told French radio station France Inter.
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BIST 100 rises 0.51 percent; USD/TRY exchange rate drops to 3.7660
The European aircraft maker said in a statement that net profit nearly tripled to 2.87 billion euros ($3.6 billion) in 2017 from 995 million euros a year earlier.
BIST 100 rises 1.05 percent; USD/TRY exchange rate drops to 3.7820
Saudi Aramco's crude output in March will be 100,000 barrels per day (bpd) below its February level while exports will be kept below seven million bpd, the energy ministry said.
Turkish Central Bank says annual deficit rose to $47.1B in 2017
The figure follows up growth of 0.9 percent in the first quarter of 2017, 0.6 percent in the second, and 0.7 percent in the third -- all adjusted for price, seasonal and calendar effects.
BIST 100 rises 0.73 percent; USD/TRY exchange rate drops to 3.8040
Consumer Prices Index 12-month rate at 3 percent in January 2018, unchanged from December 2017
BIST 100 rises 0.43 percent, while USD/TRY exchange rate drops to 3.7980