Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan spoke to the Turkish American National Steering Committee meeting during his visit to New York, where he will also address UN General Assembly session.
Economic and strategic relations between Germany and Turkey will be entering a new period, says Turkey's Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak at a joint news conference in Berlin with his German counterpart.
Finance Minister Albayrak says Turkey is ready on all counts as a UEFA report flags issues about Turkey's 2024 European Championship bid over infrastructure and human rights. The report raises few issues with the German proposal.
Turkey's Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak unveiled the country's new economic plan that he said will reign in inflation, spur growth and cut the current account deficit.
The government is trying to remove a currency distortion created by firms that earned in liras but accumulated debts in foreign currency.
A presidential decree has been published in the Official Gazette ordering that all sales and leasing contracts made in foreign currencies in Turkey must be converted into lira within 30 days.
Turkey's Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak says the White House's measures targeting Turkey's economy was disappointing for his country, but it was also a sign of a potential danger to the world economy in future.
Turkey's Treasury and Finance Minister Berat Albayrak does not see a long-term risk to the economy or financial system despite current pressure on markets and the lira. Albayak's assessment was reported by the Hurriyet on Wednesday.
Recent unilateral steps taken by the US have shown that relations between Turkey and the EU, namely France, are more important than ever, says Turkey's Finance Minister Berat Albayrak in Paris.
Turkey's President Erdogan and UK Prime Minister May spoke by phone on Monday, discussing a range of issues, including the situation in Syria.
Turkish Finance Minister Berat Albayrak and his French counterpart Bruno Le Maire, on a phone call, agreed to act together against US sanctions against Turkey.
Ankara is looking for support from new friends as the lira recovers from plunging to its lowest value against the dollar, amid a spat with the US over the detention of a pastor charged with terror-related offences.
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