We talk to Laura Lale Kabis-Kechrid of the German Council on Foreign Relations on the economic and political developments in Turkey and how they are affecting young businesspeople there.
The Asia-Pacific Conference of German Business is due to be held in Jakarta this week. DW spoke with the head of the German Chamber of Commerce in Indonesia, Jan Rönnfeld, about the country's economic situation.
In the nick of time for a national holiday, President Erdogan is cutting the ribbon on Istanbul's massive new airport. It could one day be the world's biggest, but there have been many losers in the construction process.
The Turkish inflation rate hit 25 percent year-over-year as the economy teeters. President Erdogan responded by calling on the state to raid stockpilers and asking people to inform police of price increases at shops.
Under a new economic program, Turkey wants to cut its growth sharply and promised to curb public spending, as it seeks to avoid a full-blown economic crisis fueled by massive inflation and a plunging currency.
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