Friday, May 6, 2016 : TURKEY LAUNCHES ANOTHER ATTEMPT AT LOTTERY PRIVATISATION
 
Privatisation Administration to garner bids by August 5 this year.
 
The Turkish Privatisation Administration is to take another run at privatising the Turkish National Lottery, working on a schedule that requires applications for pre-qualification to be submitted by July 14, and bids to be in by August 5 this year, according to a Reuters news agency report.
 
The official announcement, confirming comments from the finance minister earlier this week about the planned 10-year licence, was published in the country's Official Gazette publication today (Friday).