Turkey’s Alevis Outraged by ‘Executioner’ Name for Bridge

Turkiye Is Bankasi CEO Adnan Bali says in Paris that bank would sign agreement to finance project since it has been amended to address concerns over environment, Star newspaper says.

  • 7 Turkish banks would finance the $3b project, Star says, citing Bali: as well as Isbank they are: Turkiye Garanti Bankasi AS, Akbank TAS, Yapi & Kredi Bankasi AS, Turkiye Halk Bankasi AS, TC Ziraat Bankasi AS and Turkiye Vakiflar Bankasi TAO
  • Bali says 9-yr loan will be finalized in June: paper
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