Death toll from bootleg alcohol crisis in Istanbul rises to 20

The death toll in the bootleg alcohol consumption crisis in Istanbul has risen to 20, while a total of 91 people have applied to hospitals for treatment.

According to samples obtained during treatment, the cause of death was alcohol poisoning.

Nine people are still under treatment in the intensive care unit, while another 12 have been transferred to hospitals.

Turkey's Limak secures 395 mln euro loan for Hamitabat plant investment

Turkey?s Limak said on May 27 it had secured a 395-million-euro ($430.75 million) long-term project finance loan as part of a $520 million investment to modernize the Hamitabat power plant in northwest Turkey.

UniCredit, Yap? Kredi, ING, KFW IPEX and DZ Bank participated in the deal.