ISTANBUL: According to official figures released on Wednesday, Turkey’s annual inflation rate dropped to 71.6 percent in June, the lowest level in previous months. Consumer prices peaked in May at 75.45 percent, and then they started to decline. Mehmet Simsek, the minister of finance, wrote on X that “the disinflationRead More →

ISLAMABAD – The industrialists were instructed by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif to prepare and supply 171,000 tents. The prime minister ordered them to give aid to Turkey via the airways, and he also instructed manufacturers to uphold international standards. He requested that the preservation of global standards be validated byRead More →

The terrible earthquake in Turkey that killed thousands of people and left millions more in need of relief prompted the UN to launch a $1 billion appeal on Thursday. According to a statement by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, 5.2 million people will get humanitarian help from the funds for aRead More →

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan reiterated Turkey’s opposition to Finland and Sweden joining NATO, accusing them of failing to take a hard stand against terrorism. “We will not agree to those (countries) imposing sanctions on Turkey in order for it to join the security organisation NATO,” Erdogan stated. Since 2019, SwedenRead More →

NATO and the US said on Sunday (May 15) that they were convinced that Finnish and Swedish proposals to join the Western military alliance in reaction to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine would be successful. Finland’s President Sauli Niinisto indicated that his nation will request to join the alliance, and SwedenRead More →

On Thursday, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan met with Saudi Arabia’s crown prince to “develop” relations, in his first visit since the murder of writer Jamal Khashoggi in Istanbul in 2018. The Saudi state news agency SPA published photos of Erdogan hugging Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, the de factoRead More →

On Thursday, the Chief of General Staff of the Turkish Armed Forces made a visit to the Joint Staff Headquarters, where he met with Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee (CJCSC) General Nadeem Raza to discuss bilateral cooperation and regional security. Turkish Armed Forces Chief of General StaffRead More →

On Monday, Prime Minister Imran Khan complimented Turkey’s system of structured and organised religious education, emphasising the need of bilateral cooperation in this field to exchange best practises and information. Prof. Dr. Ali Erbas, the Head of Turkey’s Presidency of Religious Affairs, who had come to meet him, was conversingRead More →

On February 11, the first Turkish film, ‘Ayla,’ would be shown in Pakistani theatres.The movie has only been dubbed in Urdu. “The narrative of the film is based on the life of a lovely girl named ‘Ayla’ who meets a Turkish soldier on the battlefield,” stated Distribution Club’s Executive Manager.Read More →