Ministry of Economy (Turkey)

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Ministry of Economy
Ekonomi Bakanlığı
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Headquarters of Ministry of Economy in Ankara, Turkey.
Agency overview
Formed 29 June 2011
Jurisdiction Government of Turkey
Headquarters Ankara
Annual budget 1.454.494.000 TL (2014)
Minister responsible
Agency executives
  • Fatih Metin, Deputy Minister
  • İbrahim Şenel, Undersecretary
  • Kadir Bal, Deputy Undersecretary

The Ministry of Economy (Turkish: Ekonomi Bakanlığı) is a government department responsible for the economic affairs of the Republic of Turkey. It was established following the 2011 general election with Justice and Development Party (AKP) Member of Parliament Zafer Çağlayan being appointed as the first Minister of the Economy. The current minister, undersecretary, and deputy undersecretaries are Nihat Zeybekçi, İbrahim Şenel and Kadir Bal, respectively, .[1]