ANKARA 

Turkey’s benchmark stock index ended the week up 2.01% to close at 98,179.82 points on Friday.

Starting the day at 98,287.16 points, Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index rose 1,930.73 points from Thursday’s close at 96,249.13.

On the last day of trading, the BIST 100 hovered between 97,600.99 points and 98,652.89 points with 51 stocks on the index rising, four falling and the remaining flat compared to the previous close.

Closing the day with a market value of nearly 689 billion Turkish liras (nearly $99 billion), the benchmark index posted a daily trading volume of 12.8 billion Turkish liras ($2

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