Turkey’s president Tayyip Erdogan has warned leading rating agencies over its assessments of the Turkish economy.

Turkey stepped up its criticism of credit rating agencies on Tuesday, with president Tayyip Erdogan warning it could cut ties with Moody’s and Fitch (...)

A protestors takes cover from tear gas during clashes with Turkish police near Turkish prime minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s office yesterday in Istanbul. Photograph: Uriel Sinai/Getty Images

One of Turkey’s deputy prime ministers has said his government respects the right to non-violent protest and free speech, but must also protect its ci(...)

Turkey’s government debt has fallen from 78 per cent to 40 per cent of GDP since  prime minister Tayyip Erdogan came to power a decade ago. Photograph: Reuters/Umit Bektas

The Turkish treasury will make a payment of $422.1 million (€525.6 million) to the International Monetary Fund today, deputy prime minister Ali(...)