Amid diplomatic row, US and Turkey suspend visa services

    Share on Google+        

Turkey Issues Arrest Warrant For Second US Consulate Worker, Lira Plunge Accelerates

- zerohedge.com
10 Oct 2017
The market reaction to the rising diplomatic tensions has been dramatic, sending the Turkish lira crashing the most since the July 2016 failed "coup" attempt on Turkey's president Erdogan, while local stocks and bonds tumbled in sympathy, the local Borsa Istanbul 100 index sliding, and now in correction territory having dropped more than 10% from its late August peak. The ...

The world in brief, October 11th

10 Oct 2017
Turkey sought for questioning a United States consular worker thought to have taken refuge in the American mission in Istanbul. He would be the third American government employee arrested by Turkey, which wants America to extradite a Pennsylvania-based cleric, Fethullah Gulen, whom it blames for plotting last year's coup. Turkey urged America to reconsider its suspension ...
- espresso.economist.com

Turkey urges U S to review visa suspension as lira, stocks tumble

- nato.trendolizer.com
10 Oct 2017
Trending story found on By Tuvan Gumrukcu and Daren Butler ANKARA (Reuters) - Turkey urged the United States on Monday to review its suspension of visa services after the arrest of a U.S. consulate employee sharply escalated tensions between the two NATO allies and drove Turkey s currency and stocks lower. Relations between

Turkey, US keep finding ways to vex each

10 Oct 2017
Meanwhile, news of the discord between Turkey and the United States sent the Turkish lira plunging more than 6% Oct. 8 against the US dollar, although it regained much of the loss the following day. This followed the US Embassy 's Oct. 8 announcement that said, "Effective immediately, we have suspended all non-immigrant visa services," and Turkey's in-kind response . It is ...
- al-monitor.com

Erdogan says 'nothing to discuss' with US if administration initiated visa row

- yenisafak.com
10 Oct 2017
The leader of the opposition Nationalist Movement Party (MHP) said the U.S. was causing a virtual crisis by suspending non-immigrant visa operations at diplomatic facilities in Turkey.In his party's parliamentary group meeting on Tuesday, Devlet Bahçeli said he approved Turkey's retaliation, i.e. to suspend non-immigrant visa service in the U.S. citing security ...

Turkish lira isn't done underperforming, analyst

10 Oct 2017
The mutual visa termination came after Turkish authorities arrested an employee of the U.S. consulate in Istanbul, alleging the employee was involved with the failed coup in 2016. Complicating the geopolitical tension, Kurdish voters in Iraq voted in favor of their independence in September, Turkey's Kurds are yearning for a referendum of their own and Syrian Kurds are ...
- marketwatch.com

Turkish Markets Tumble as Diplomatic Row With U S Escalates

- bloomberg.com
10 Oct 2017
The lira traded 2.8 percent weaker at 3.7190 per dollar as of 4:57 p.m. in Istanbul. The yield on the nation's 10-year bonds surged 35 basis points to 11.44 percent. The cost of insuring Turkey's sovereign debt for five years climbed six basis points to 182 basis points.
#UnitedStates     
Top
About Us
posted-today.org shows the most important world news of the day, under the editorial criteria of their impact on Internet and social networks.
Contact
Do you have any suggestion? Contact us.

    Share on Google+        

We might need you!
Investors and business angels continue reading, please: posted-today.org is a very innovative project which has just started. We can steadily grow in visits and content and become leaders of the digital press in an ETA of 10 years. This curve of success could be considerably improved having more resources. If you stand out for your vision of the future, maybe you can help us, or the other way round.
Technology
This is not just buzzing words: posted-today.org is an example of what you get when applying state-of-the-art technologies, such as Big Data, Content Curation, Natural Language Processing (NLP), NoSQL, Cloud Computing, ...