11/26/2008

Turkey received an investment of $12 billion

Star – Despite the monetary stringency originating from the global crisis, Turkey received a foreign investment of $12 billion this year. Designating its year-end foreign investment target as $15 billion, Turkey has been declared to be one of the five most popular countries within this crisis environment. During his speech made at the AK Party Group Meeting held yesterday, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has stated that Turkey ranks 12th among the countries eligible for international direct investment and that, last year, Turkey, with a population of 70 million, received an international investment of $22 billion, which is equal to that of India’s whose population is 1.2 billion.

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