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Turkey fines Google $47m for tax dodging

Nov 14, 2009 Istanbul's tax department has fined Google 71m Turkish lira over the Internet giant's non-payment of profit taxes, Turkish media report. Google says it is not liable for the taxes as it manages its Turkish operations…

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Turkish Bonds, Stocks Tumble on Foreign Tax Ruling

Oct 16, 2009 Turkish bonds plunged, lifting yields by the most in three years, as the Turkish Lira and the benchmark IMKB-100 index of the Istanbul Stock Exchange slumped after the Constitutional Court ruled that foreign investors…

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Altimo to raise stake in Turkcell

Oct 15, 2009 Altimo may become a strategic partner to Turkcell, Kirill Babaev says. Russian telecom investor Altimo will repurchase an 8.5 percent stake in Turkish mobile operator Turkcell İletişim Hizmetleri that it sold…

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Global Rout Hits Foreign Direct Investment

Sep 19, 2009 As a result of the worst global recession since the 1930s, foreign direct investment inflows worldwide fell sharply last year, according to a report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development. Revealing…

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Turkey and India to Sign Free-Trade Agreement

Sep 8, 2009 Turkey and India have agreed to sign a free-trade agreement to boost mutual investments, State Minister Mehmet Aydın said after a Turkish-Indian Business Council Meeting in Ankara on Tuesday. Turkey is seeking a…

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Turkish Citizenship Act is Now in Force

Jul 26, 2009 On June 12 2009, the new Turkish Citizenship Act, No. 5901, was published in the official gazette and is now in force. The new act brought about some important changes in the law regarding the acquisition and loss of…

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