ANKARA

Turkey’s benchmark stock index closed the week at 89,643.71 points on Tuesday, up 1.8% from the previous close.

Borsa Istanbul’s BIST 100 index started the day at 89,278.67 points. As of the daily close, it increased 1,584.25 points from Monday’s close of 88,059.46 points.

During the day, the index hovered between 89,038.59, points and 90,268.60 points.

The total market value of the BIST 100 was around 618 billion Turkish liras ($94 billion) by market close, with a daily volume of 9.3 billion Turkish liras ($1.4 billion).

On the second day of the week, 53 stocks on the index rose,

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