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Dogan Yayin Holding AS (DYHOL TI), Turkey’s biggest media group, rose 11 kurus, or 5.4 percent, to 2.14 liras, a fourth day of gains. CNBC-e television said parliament approved legislation allowing foreigners to own as much as 50 percent of media companies.
Hurriyet Gazetecilik & Matbaacilik AS (HURGZ TI), publisher of the best-selling Hurriyet newspaper and weekly magazines and owned by Dogan Yayin, rose 9 kurus, or 4.3 percent to 2.2 liras.
Kardemir Karabuk Demir Celik Sanayi & Ticaret AS (KRDMD TI), a Turkish steelmaker, rose 3 kurus, or 3.9 percent, to 0.8 liras. The company will increase its total steel and railroad track production capacity by as much as 80 percent and plans 1.3 million metric tons of output this year, chief executive Fadil Demirel said in a telephone interview with Bloomberg HT today.
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