NEW SALES RECORD IN WASHINGTON CO.

A new record was set for total sales at 153rd Washington County Fair’s Junior Cattle Auction Friday. (Marc Whitehead) The unofficial totals of the 260 lots in this year’s sale reached $ 922,247, breaking the 2019 record of $ 814,450. The 2020 auction total was $ 729,400. Grand Champions and …

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Turkey to take further steps to help exporters (Erdoğan)

ISTANBUL Turkey will take further steps to help the country’s exporters, including removing the security deposit requirement,the restructuring of the Turkish Eximbank and the creation of a new exhibition center, President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced on September 18. class = “cf”> “As our businessmen produce, export and create jobs, we …

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Fitch maintains pessimistic outlook for Turkish inflation

Fitch Ratings has revised upward Turkey’s economic growth forecast for 2021 to 9.2%, according to the rating agency’s Global Economic Outlook for September, released on September 16. The new figure is a massive upward revision from the agency’s previous update on August 13, when it revised Turkey’s growth forecast upward …

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Iranian exchange rates for September 18

(MENAFN – Trend News Agency) BAKOU, Azerbaijan, September 18 By Elnur Baghishov – Trend: The Central Bank of Iran (CBI) announced the official foreign exchange rate on September 18, Trend reports referring to the CBI. According to the Central Bank of Iran exchange rate, 8 currencies increased and 28 decreased …

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FM Çavuşoğlu meets UN chief ahead of high-level week

ANKARA Senior Turkish diplomat Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu met with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on September 17 as the international body prepares to welcome leaders from around the world next week. class = “cf”> Çavuşoğlu said his meeting with the UN chief focused on a number of regional and international issues, including …

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Central Bank of Turkey to test digital pound on new platform

The Monetary Authority will work with technology players to establish the “Digital Turkish Lira Collaboration Platform” to facilitate the research and development of a CBDC. Turkey’s central bank has set up a new platform to expand research on the potential benefits of introducing a digital version of the Turkish lira. …

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