Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan assured that Turkey is determined to seize current economic opportunities. The Head of State hosted a press briefing at the end of the Council of Ministers meeting on November 22 in Ankara.
In his speech, Erdogan focused on Turkey’s performance in the economic and financial fields, in a context marked by the Covid-19 pandemic.
“The context has prompted us to make a choice,” he explained. “Either we have to give up investment, production, growth and jobs, or we have to wage a historic struggle. of course opted for struggle. So, as a country with experience in managing financial crises, Turkey is determined to seize current opportunities. “
In this context, Erdogan welcomed the cut in the key interest rate by the Central Bank.
“We reject policies that will weaken our country, he insisted. During the third quarter of the current year, employment increased by 2,288,000 people and the current account began to show a surplus, shows that we are getting the right results. Interest is the cause, inflation is the result. “
Source Anadolu Agency