10/9/2009

Turkey fifth in OECD privatization ranking

AA - Turkey has been ranked 5th among top ten countries belonging to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) in a privatization ranking. In the list of "Privatization Top-10: OECD Countries from 2000 to 2007", prepared by taking into consideration the largest absolute amounts, Turkey ranked 5th after France, Italy, Germany and Japan, with USD 25 billion of privatization transactions. The ranking was published in an OECD report, "Privatization in the 21st century: Recent Experiences of the OECD Countries-Report on Good Practices", which assessed successful privatization policies.