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How will the markets shape after the US elections?

ATCCI East President Mr. Alex Demirhan Demir was the guest of Naz Özdeğirmenci on Studio New York broadcasted live on EkoTürk TV.

What will be the potential economic impact of the US elections?

On the live broadcast of EkoTürk, ATCCI West President, Kurt Gökhan Olcer, spoke with Eda Özdemir about the developments in the US election process and the potential economic impact of the results. To watch:

The future of Turkish American business relations after US elections

What will the repercussions of US Presidential Elections be on the Turkish American Business relations? How can increasing the trade between the US and Turkey help improve political relations? How should Turkish investors and entrepreneurs strategize in the face of the global pandemic? ATCCI West and ATCCI East Presidents Mr. Kurt Gokhan Olcer and Mr.…
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American Turkish Chamber of Commerce & Industry Press Release

American Turkish Chamber of Commerce & Industry (ATCCI) has been established to increase Turkey’s exports with the United States of America and to contribute to the development of commercial ties between Turkey and the United States. A private, non-profit membership organization, ATCCI aims to develop joint initiatives and trade relations between Turkey and the United…
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‘Timely measures behind Turkey’s COVID-19 success’

Originally published in Anadolu Ajansı, June 26, 2020 Health Minister Fahrettin Koca informs officials, businesspeople about Turkey’s fight against coronavirus Turkey’s success in containing the coronavirus at an earlier stage compared to other countries and the low mortality rates in the country are related to the timely measures taken by the government, the health minister…
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Made in Turkey? US ally seeks to edge out China

Originally published on asiatimes.com, June 23, 2020 Turkish President Erdogan hopes to win more investment as the US moves to decouple from China A Turkish-US business council is projecting Turkey as a trading alternative to China with the help of influential Republican Senator Lindsey Graham, a close associate of President Donald Trump. Graham’s agreement to…
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Turkish furniture sector aims to increase US exports to $1 billion

Originally published by Daily Sabah on June 4, 2020 Turkish furniture producers are seeking to expand their share in the U.S. market by increasing exports to $1 billion (TL 6.8 billion) from last year’s $200 million. Ahmet Güleç, the chairman of the Federation of Furniture Associations (MOSFED), told Anadolu Agency (AA) that they are resuming…
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Quick recovery expected for local businesses as reopening starts in Turkey

Originally posted by Daily Sabah on May 31, 2020 The Turkish government expects economic activities to return to pre-coronavirus levels soon and local businesses to recover quickly as the country prepares to reopen the economy from June 1 after more than two months of coronavirus-induced lockdown, Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan said Sunday. Speaking to Anadolu…
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Turkey seeks health kick for sickly tourism sector

Originally published in Arab News on May 26, 2020 ISTANBUL: At a luxury hotel in Istanbul, staff in gloves and masks space out and disinfect tables as they prepare for a scheme which Turkey hopes will rescue part of its $35 billion tourism industry from the ravages of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The “healthy tourism…
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