Ramazan Bingöl

Inflated prices spark nationwide restaurant boycott calls

Thousands of people have issued a call to boycott restaurants and cafes this weekend, accusing business owners of exploiting economic issues and inflation as an excuse to set exorbitant prices.

The boycott plea has resonated widely among the public, with several prominent figures lending their support.

Restaurants bracing for fallout from virus measures in Ramadan

Turkey's restaurants that had been closed for months before are now bracing for a fallout from restrictive measures to be implemented during the upcoming Islamic holy month of Ramadan.

In March, the government allowed eateries to receive customers during certain business hours at 50 percent capacity under its controlled normalization program.