ISTANBUL Jan 15 Turkish Finance Minister Mehmet Simsek said on Tuesday that the economy grew around 3 percent last year and the budget deficit was expected to have been 2 percent of gross domestic product.
At a news conference to announce budget data for last year, Simsek also said inflation was expected to fall to 5.3 percent this year from 6.16 percent in 2012. (Writing by Daren Butler; Editing by Nick Tattersall)
Azerbaijan's mid-sized Bank Standard to lose licence on Oct. 1
BAKU, Sept 30 The licence of Azerbaijan's troubled mid-sized Bank Standard will be revoked as of Oct. 1, Rufat Aslanli, chairman of the Financial Markets Supervisory Body (FMSB) told reporters on Friday. (Reporting by Nailia Bagirova; Writing by Lidia Kelly and Dmitry Solovyov)
BRIEF-Viver says court approves its judicial recovery filing
Sept 30 Viver Incorporadora e Construtora SA (em Recuperacao Judicial) :