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Turkey Can Help Integrate Muslim Asia into China’s Silk Road Project

16/05/2017 - If the 20th century was about the integration of China into the global economy; the integration of Asia and Central Asia particularly, including Afghanistan and Pakistan, into the global economy is the major project for the 21st century, according to Güven Sak, the head of the Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV).  As the Silk Road is about connecting China to Europe via land routes, Turkey could play a role there in integrating the Muslim geography into the global economy, Sak told Hürriyet Daily News. How do you think we should evaluate [More]

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In April, TEPE Is At Its Lowest Of The Last 99 Months

88th issue of TEPAV Retail Confidence Index has been published. 03/05/2017 - TEPE, negative since February 2016, with -20,2 points in April decreased to its lowest level of the last 99 months. TEPE has hit a similar level during the 2008-2009 global crisis period. The monthly and annual decrease in TEPE is attributed to the y-o-y and m-o-m decrease in the level of business activity in the last 3 months and sales expectations for the coming 3 months. “Furniture, lighting equipment and household articles” sector was the only sector to show an increase in retail confidence in April. This increase may be linked to the effect of the tax [More]

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Employment Increased by 312 Thousand with the Surprise Increase in Education Sector, SME Employment Decreased by 88 Thousand

61st Issue of TEPAV Employment Monitoring Bulletin is Published   28/04/2017 -   Using the Social Security Institution (SGK) data for January 2017, the 61st issue of TEPAV’s Employment Monitoring Bulletin indicates that the number of employees in formal employment increased by 312 thousand in January 2017 compared to January 2016, and the number of SME employees decreased by 88 thousand. The sector with the highest increase in the number of employees in formal employment (4/a) in January 2017 compared to January 2016 is education sector with an increase of 394 thousand.  The increase in the number of employees in formal employment ( [More]

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Silicon Valley, Germany, Turkey and Armenia Angel Investors Meeting in Yerevan

Turkey- Armenia Entrepreneurship Program has started in 2014 by TEPAV and Public Journalism Club (PJC) within the scope of Turkey Armenia Normalization Process funded by EU. On May 2-3rd, sixth stage of the program will take place in Yerevan. 28/04/2017 - With the aim to create and enhance a sustainable angel investing ecosystem in Armenia, TEPAV and PJC, in cooperation with Angel Labs, the world’s first investor accelerator based in Silicon Valley, will conduct the first-ever Armenia-Turkey Investor Day on May 2-3, 2017 in Yerevan, Armenia. The meeting will be hosting prominent venture capitalists, angel investors from Silicon Valley and Germany, representatives of primary investing and business networks of Turkey and Armenia, as well as members of Angel Labs. To promote introduction of best international [More]

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Stakeholder Meeting on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) Was Held to Contribute to the On-going Debates in G20

Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) meeting was held in TEPAV in April 14 (on Friday) with the participation of public institutions; Undersecretaries of Treasury, Public Health Agency of Turkey, Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock, Turkish Medicin 14/04/2017 - In recent years, due to its effect on public health and economy, Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR) has been one of the most important issues on the global agenda. The issues was also addressed in the “Hangzhou Declaration” which was announced under China’s Presidency of G20.  Also this year, AMR maintains its position on the agenda under Germany’s Presidency of G20.  In addition to being a hot topic in meetings under the scope of G20, it is also expected that this year certain measures will be taken by the G20 platform and international organizations like Worl [More]

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BIO Startup Accelerator Program Expands Its Boundaries! BIO-Entrepreneurs from 5 different countries will have the chance to go to San Diego for BIO 2017!
haber resmi 12/04/2017 BIO Startup Program, organized for the first time in Turkey in 2016 by TEPAV and TOBB BIO and with the support of MSD, gathers Biotechnology entrepreneurs and startups under one roof; this time accepts applications from Middle East and Gulf Countri [More]
Biotechnology, Entrepreneurship , Technology, Innovation, Start-Up,
Release of ENC Report – A Modernized EU-Turkey Customs Union – Expert Interviews and Analysis
haber resmi 11/04/2017 The European Neighbourhood Council (ENC) published its ENC Report entitled “A Modernized EU-Turkey Customs Union” – Expert Interviews and Analysis with in-depth interviews from relevant government policy makers inside the EU and Turkey, including a [More]
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Recovering From a Steep Decline in February Through Improved Expectations, TEPE is Still at Negative 87th issue of TEPAV Retail Confidence Index has been published.  
haber resmi 04/04/2017   TEPE, negative since February 2016, continued on negative course for the third month of this year. Recovering the decline in February, it reached its October-January average of -15,8 in March. Improvement in the expected sales for the upcoming 3 [More]
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