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Syria hopes to jumpstart rebuilding despite massive hurdles

Oct 3, 2018

With back-to-back trade fairs held in Damascus this month, Syria is hoping to jumpstart reconstruction of its devastated cities by inviting international investors to take part in lucrative opportunities

AP Explains: Financial turmoil in emerging markets

Sep 5, 2018

Will the turmoil in emerging markets spread? Here's a look at some of the causes and potential consequences of the jitters.

Turkish lira further weakens, nearing record low

Aug 30, 2018

The Turkish lira has further weakened against the dollar amid investors' move away from emerging markets and concerns over President Recep Tayyip Erdogan economic policies

US threatens more sanctions, keeping alive Turkish crisis

Aug 17, 2018

Turkey's trade minister said Friday her country would continue to respond to sanctions from the United States

Turkish finance chief tries to reassure investors on crisis

Aug 17, 2018

Turkey's finance chief tried to reassure thousands of international investors on a conference call Thursday, in which he pledged to fix the economic troubles that have seen the country spiral into a currency crisis.

The Latest: Trump tweets support for pastor jailed in Turkey

Aug 16, 2018

President Donald Trump is calling on jailed pastor Andrew Brunson to serve as a "great patriot hostage" while he's being held in Turkey

Why markets are worried about suddenly cold Turkey

Aug 16, 2018

Why are investors around the world so worried about Turkey's economy, when it's smaller than Florida's

Fed rate policy unintentionally pressures emerging economies

Aug 15, 2018

Fed's rate policy unintentionally pressures Turkey and other developing economies

Turkey increases tariffs on some US goods, escalating feud

Aug 15, 2018

Turkey is increasing tariffs on imports of certain U.S. products, escalating a feud with the United States that has helped trigger a currency crisis

How US Fed is unintentionally squeezing developing economies

Aug 15, 2018

How the US Fed is unintentionally squeezing Turkey and other developing economies

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