Turkey 2001 FDI 'at least' $4bn - ctrl bk governor

Foreign direct investments into Turkey this year will total "at least $4 billion," Turkish central bank governor Gazi Ercel said Jan. 29. This "very high" level of funds will come from the sale of assets including mobile phone licenses by mid-February 2001, Turkish Airlines (C.THY), and Turk Telekom, Ercel told reporters on the margins of the World Economic Forum in Davos. He also said that Turkey's current account deficit will narrow to around 2% of gross national product this year from an e