Turkey is a southwestern Asian country with a population of 80 million people and an area of 783 thousand kilometers. Turkey is a big and influential developed economy with the 17th largest nominal GDP and has a leading position in exports of such goods as agricultural products, vehicles, construction materials and consumer electronics. The strongest companies in Turkey are mostly from financial, telecommunication and construction industries. The Turkish banking sector is one of the most robust and widespread financial sectors in the Middle East. Bitcoin is not regulated in Turkey. Turkish authorities don’t consider Bitcoin to be a currency or electronic money. However, Bitcoin is pretty popular in Turkey, as both its usage and demand are growing. The Turkish lira-Bitcoin exchange BTCTurk offers the exchange of Bitcoin and foreign currency in the Istanbul airport in Bitcoin ATMs.
Chinese blockchain project BSN comes to Turkey and Uzbekistan after launching the BSN Hong Kong and Macau portal.
Chinese blockchain project BSN expands to Turkey and Uzbekistan
The Turkish government’s plans for cryptocurrencies draw a stark contrast to its central bank digital currency intentions.
‘We are at war’ with crypto, says Turkish President Erdoğan
The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey has signed agreements with various firms to form the Digital Turkish Lira Collaboration Platform.
Turkish central bank taps local tech firms for digital currency R&D
Unwitting DOGE investors were promised attractive returns of 100% in just 40 days in exchange for depositing their money.
Turkish prosecutors investigate alleged $119M Dogecoin mining scam
Crypto presents an opportunity to create a significant revenue stream for sports clubs around the world, Fenerbahçe S.K. President Ali Koç said.
Major Turkish sports club Fenerbahçe issues fan token on Ethereum
The legal draft places a minimum capital requirement for crypto businesses operating in Turkey.
Turkey’s crypto bill ready for parliament, says Deputy Minister of Finance
Half of what was lost due to China’s crackdown on Bitcoin mining will never go back online, Phoenix Store’s CEO says.
Bitcoin mining ban an easy decision for China, says Bitmain EMEA partner