Willingness to start a business in Turkey increases

Entrepreneurs’ Organization published the latest ‘Global Entrepreneur Indicator’ report.  According to the results of February 2017 survey, in the current economic environment 57% of EO Turkey respondents reported a willingness to start a business in the next 6 months. This ratio is tending to increase comparing to last years’ figures. Other results for the next 6 months are as follows:


·         57% of the respondents expect that Turkey’s economy will improve.

·         85% of the respondents think that their net profit will increase.

·         85% say that their business revenue will increase.

·         71% think that number of their full time employees will increase.


EO Turkey President Gul Gurer Alimgil stated that, there is a global tendency to see entrepreneurship as a generator of development and this trend reflects also to Turkey. She said: “These figures show that Turkish entrepreneurs will continue to realize their new projects. This is a very promising picture in terms of their valuable contribution to Turkish economy.”

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