Political instability hit Turkey's economy hard. However, the fall in the value of the Turkish currency, the Lira, has actually acted as a stimulus to consumer spending. Now the country's economy is climbing once again.
The good news continues for Europe’s largest economy. The government has raised its growth forecast on the back of a more positive global outlook and as a result of strong domestic industrial and export figures.
Germany exported significantly more goods in August than it imported as the country’s economy continues to show all the signs of powerful growth in the third quarter, easing fears about a strong euro impacting trade.
UK unemployment has sunk to a 42-year low, but rising prices mean lower real incomes. The labor market is good at creating jobs, but not so much at raising pay. And just when you thought Brexit couldn't get any better.
Turkey is attempting to extradite a German citizen from Ukraine, the man's lawyer has confirmed to DW. Turkey claims he was involved in two murders but Germany previously denied his extradition over "doubts" in the case.
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