Opinion – Unemployment tops Turks’ problems list – LABOR – Hurriyet Daily News – John Gelmini

English: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister ...

English: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Prime Minister of Turkey at Çanakkale Türkçe: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Türkiye Cumhuriyeti Başbakanı (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Dr Alf has highlighted a difficult issue that has been caused almost entirely by President Erdogan. This man has made speeches suggesting that the non Muslim world dislikes the Muslim world and he has made moves to offer nursing facilities, and transport plus weapons to terrorists.

Frankly until Turkey removes this man from office and renounces his policies, they are lucky to be given the time of day let alone jobs for their people. Ordinary Turks must wake up to what this man is doing and Turkey must change direction, if it expects help or investment of any kind.

John Gelmini

Turkish Lira under dollar pressure – ECONOMICS – Hurryat

Turkish 10 Lira note.

Turkish 10 Lira note. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Here’s an important article from Hurryat, a leading news source from Turkey. It’s a recommended read. Check it out!

via Turkish Lira under dollar pressure – ECONOMICS.

As has been highlighted in this blog, the choices of Turkey’s political leadership have increased risks for Turkey. Foreign policy decisions have hightened political risk and made Turkey less attractive for foreign investment. The Turkish Lira, the national currency, is just one economic measure under threat.

Thoughts?