ANKARA

The Turkish Industry and Technology Ministry on Wednesday announced support for the country’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs) against the effects of coronavirus pandemic.

The ministry said in a statement that SMEs Development Organization of Turkey (KOSGEB) loans were postponed for three months, and it gave additional four months for their projects.

The ministry also said SMEs, which produce medical protective goods, will be given additional support.

Mustafa Varank, the industry and technology minister, said: “Our enterprises which manufacture products such as disinfectants, protective clothing, glasses, masks and gloves with domestic sources, will be able to benefit from KOSGEB’s

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