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Calls to Boycott French Products in Islamic World Amplify

Turkey's president on Monday called for Turks to boycott goods from France.

Turkish Textile Sector Struggles in Wake of Pandemic

The industry is expected to contract by 20 percent this year as the sector battles with overseas brands about…

Première Vision Boosts Focus on Sustainability

The fashion world still has significant room for improvement, but more and more brands are stepping up their…

Iran’s Hoped-for Boom Has Gone Bust for Fashion Brands

Initial euphoria after the nuclear accord has petered out as election worries and other uncertainties have…

U.K. to Hold Hearing on E-tail Working Practices

The hearing also will look at allegations of sweatshoplike conditions in British apparel factories.

Malls, Retailers Adapt to Digital World

The death of the mall has been much foretold.

Turkish Vogue Thrives as Country’s Fashion Evolves

In the four years since it launched, the magazine has become a success in a country that is waking up to the…

World Wide Watch: Turkey

With over 24 million young women between the ages of 15 and 20, Turkey is a market with great potential for…

Polo Ralph Lauren Opens First Store in Turkey

The recent explosion of the Turkish luxury market may be slowing, but that doesn’t seem to faze Polo Ralph…

Istanbul Scene

Things to do and see in Istanbul.

Letter From Istanbul

Turkey may be mired in political uncertainty, but when it comes to buying expensive merchandise, fashionable…

Local Luxe Franchises Flourishing in Turkey

Luxury is booming here, and it's making franchising a big business.

Turkey Rebounds From Turmoil

A four-month crisis over the election of Turkey's next president kept political and economic issues as heated…

Turkey Takes to the Global Stage

When Turkey began to covet the jeans of visiting U.S. servicemen after World War II, nobody thought these…


Turkey's trade fair war is over, but controversy still looms.