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    1. June 16, 2016

      Interview: art collector Güler Sabanci

      Güler Sabanci sweeps through the dining room of the Arts Club on Mayfair’s Dover Street with an air of gracious...

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      June 14, 2016

      Turkey's EU accession: we stop it at our peril

      It is sad how anti-Turkish rhetoric and jingoism are so easily flowing off British and other western politicians’...

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    1. Turkey and the World

      Turkey’s current political outlook is fraught with tension. The country looks both iso...
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      Investors are pausing to assess Turkey’s political situation: the war in Syria, increa...
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    1. June 7, 2016

      Eleven dead in Istanbul car bombing

      A car bomb in Istanbul killed 11 people on Tuesday in the latest attack on security officials in Turkey. Istanbul...

    2. June 4, 2016

      Unit International agrees $4.2bn deal to build Iran power plants

      Istanbul, June 4 — Turkish energy company Unit International has reached a $4.2bn deal with Iran’s energy ministry to...

    3. June 2, 2016

      Recep Tayyip Erdogan tightens his grip on Turkey

      Turkey’s new government was installed last week at the behest of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who showed who was in...

    4. FT Alphaville

      May 27, 2016

      Bitcoin companies come of age; start moaning about unfair playing fields

      Blockchain/fintech/bitcoin conferences are ten a penny these days, and we don’t mean to bore you with the minutiae of...

    5. Fast FT

      May 27, 2016

      Turkey suffers worst drop in tourism since 1999

      Turkey has suffered its biggest drop in monthly tourism in more than 17 years, as the country grapples with ongoing...

    6. FT Alphaville

      May 25, 2016

      Blockchains, bazaars and price fixing cartels

      While in Istanbul for a blockchain conference, we came across Matt Levine’s latest Money Stuff column, in which he...

    7. The World

      May 25, 2016

      Peace talks off the menu for Cypriot president

      The abrupt cancellation of the latest round of negotiations aimed at ending the Cyprus dispute is the latest indication...

    8. Fast FT

      May 20, 2016

      Turkey approves contentious immunity bill

      Turkey’s Parliament voted Friday to strip nearly a third of its lawmakers of their immunity, paving the way for for the...

    9. Fast FT

      May 19, 2016

      Turkish AKP picks new prime ministerial candidate

      Turkey’s ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP) has picked Binali Yildirim, the current minister of transport,...

    10. Fast FT

      May 19, 2016

      Thomas Cook reports drop in demand after Brussels attacks

      UK-based tour operator Thomas Cook has warned that holiday bookings have still not picked up since the start of the...

    11. Fast FT

      May 10, 2016

      EasyJet to raise dividend despite growing losses

      EasyJet has grown passenger numbers and maintained booking levels for summer holidays – but undershot expectations for...

    12. Fast FT

      May 6, 2016

      Turkish journalist sentenced to nearly 6 years in prison

      The editor of a major Turkish newspaper was sentenced to nearly six years imprisonment for revealing state secrets,...

    13. Fast FT

      May 5, 2016

      Turkish political uncertainty hits stocks, lira

      Turkish markets are struggling to find their feet this morning as the country’s prime minister is set to resign later...

    14. April 29, 2016

      The Silk Road, BBC4

      “The absence of testicles in the Chinese Civil Service was seen as an advantage — there were fewer distractions,” we...

    15. April 23, 2016

      Turkey releases Polly Peck fraudster Nadir after repatriation from Britain

      ISTANBUL/ANKARA, April 22 — Turkish Cypriot businessman Asil Nadir, jailed in Britain in 2012 for stealing millions...

    16. Fast FT

      April 11, 2016

      Turkey taps Cetinkaya as new central bank head

      Turkey’s cabinet has tapped Murat Çetinkaya, the deputy governor of Turkey’s Central Bank, as the bank’s new head, the...

    17. April 4, 2016

      Europe’s failure to share intelligence hampers terror fight

      Eight months before Ibrahim El Bakraoui pushed a suitcase reeking of ammonia into Brussels airport and detonated it in...

    18. Brussels Blog

      March 31, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: Trouble with Turkey

      Welcome to Thursday’s edition of our daily Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up...

    19. Fast FT

      March 31, 2016

      Tui lifted by Brits booking holidays to Spain

      UK holidaymakers booking trips to old favourites such as southern Spain and the Canary Islands are helping Tui, the...

    20. March 25, 2016

      Travel groups hit by terror attacks as holidaygoers delay plans

      After another series of terrorist attacks hit Brussels, Ankara and Istanbul this month, UK travel companies are facing...

    21. Brussels Blog

      March 24, 2016

      Leaked: Turkey letter to Dutch on airport bomber

      Belgian’s interior minister Jan Jambon has called it a double erreur – the failure of either the Belgian justice...

    22. March 20, 2016

      Turkey faces growing number of terrorist foes

      The first warning shot in Turkey’s new and deadly war was a mortar. It landed inside Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport...

    23. March 19, 2016

      Suicide bomber kills five in Istanbul

      A suicide bomber has killed five people and wounded 36, some seriously, on Istiklal avenue, central Istanbul’s main...

    24. Fast FT

      March 17, 2016

      Germany closes Istanbul consulate after terror warning

      Germany on Thursday closed its consulate in Istanbul following a warning of a possible terrorist attack, amid...

    25. FT Photo Diary

      March 11, 2016

      Mourning the victims of Gezi Park

      Gulsum Elvan, mother of slain Berkin Elvan, mourns at her son’s grave during a rally marking second anniversary of his...

    26. March 11, 2016

      Turkey and Russia — friends for a while, now foes once again

      High-level gossip in Ankara has it that there is a personal element to President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s desire to...

    27. March 8, 2016

      Turkey cheers migrant deal that promises visa-free EU travel

      As Turkish negotiators left for Brussels on Monday to hammer out a deal over the stream of refugees arriving in Europe...

    28. March 4, 2016

      Turkey seizes largest opposition news group

      Turkey has seized control of the country’s largest opposition news group, appointing trustees to replace the board of...

    29. Brussels Blog

      March 3, 2016

      Brussels Briefing: Tusk talks Turkey

      This is Thursday’s edition of our Brussels Briefing. To receive it every morning in your email in-box, sign up here. If...

    30. February 25, 2016

      Kosovans stage round-the-clock anti-government protests

      In scenes reminiscent of Istanbul in 2013 and Kiev in 2013-14, hundreds of demonstrators have pitched tents on the main...

    31. February 23, 2016

      Europe’s FDI destinations: the top 25

      The countries of central, eastern and southeastern Europe have made enormous economic strides in the past 15 years and...

    32. February 15, 2016

      Central Europe states keep migrant heat on Athens

      Central European countries have deferred to March plans to demand that the border between Greece and the rest of EU be...

    33. FT Photo Diary

      February 12, 2016

      Eminonu Mosque

      People enter the Eminonu Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey ...

    34. February 11, 2016

      Thomas Cook bookings suffer following terror attacks

      Thomas Cook warned that terror attacks in Paris and Istanbul hurt demand for summer holidays and put a damper on...

    35. Fast FT

      February 11, 2016

      Thomas Cook bookings dip after terror attacks

      Thomas Cook’s bookings and revenue dipped in the last three months of 2015, as attacks in Paris, Tunisia, Egypt and...

    36. February 3, 2016

      The Museum of Innocence, Somerset House, London — ‘Evocative’

      The Turkish noun hüzün refers — as Orhan Pamuk puts it in his memoir Istanbul — to a combination of “worldly failure,...

    37. January 28, 2016

      Innocence of Memories — film review: ‘A bold oddity’

      Of multimedia artworks few are bolder — you might say nuttier — than Turkish Nobel laureate Orhan Pamuk’s synergetic...

    38. January 21, 2016

      Mustafa Koç, scion of Turkish business clan, 1960-2016

      Mustafa Koç, who has died of a heart attack in Istanbul aged 55, was the scion of Turkey’s largest business family and...

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