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Central bank: The Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
Turkey’s economy is increasingly driven by industry and service sectors: automotive, construction, electronics.
Many Turks are still employed in traditional sectors: agriculture, or textiles and clothing.
The Yeni Türk Lirası (New Turkish lira, YTL) was introduced on January 1, 2005 to remove six zeroes. On January 1, 2009 all old liras were removed from circulation and the “new” currency again became the “lira” (TRY).