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Informal employment declining, but remains widespread

2014-12-19

Employment in the black market reduces government revenue and leads to cuts in services, experts say.

In the News

2014-12-15

Leaders condemn terrorism during Turkey-Africa summit

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The second Turkey-Africa partnership summit called for collaboration in preventing terrorism.

2014-12-12

Women show solidarity with Kobane refugees

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Three women from Istanbul drove a truck full of hand-knitted clothes to Suruc to show their solidarity with women who fled from Kobane.

2014-12-11

Turkey, Algeria to join forces in energy field

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A new agreement allows Turkey to diversify its fuel sources and provides a partner in the development of energy alternatives.

2014-12-10

Turkey changes military plans to meet new threats

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Changes in the nature of global threats compel Turkey's armed forces to become more flexible and more mobilised, experts agree.

2014-12-09

Yezidi women denounce ISIL atrocities

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Women's rights defenders call for unified action against the terrorist organisation.

Spotlight

2014-12-16

Report: More international support needed for Syrian refugees

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A new report by Amnesty International calls for global assistance to help Turkey accommodate the growing number of Syrian refugees.

What do you think?

Turkey recently approved participation in United Nations peacekeeping missions in Africa. Do you believe Turkey's work will promote international cooperation?