Azerbaijan, Baku, Sept. 17 / Trend A. Taghiyeva /
Direct investments made from Turkey's domestic capital to abroad for the first seven months of 2012 rose by 77.5 percent and $2.8 billion compared to the same period of 2011, the Turkish Central Bank said on Monday.
Most investments ($ 2.4 billion) were made in the European countries' economy. Around $2.08 billion fall to the Netherlands.
The investments of residents, working abroad, in the Turkish economy for the period increased by $568 million and hit $ 8.8 billion compared to the same period of 2011.
Direct investments of non-residents in the Turkish economy for the seven months totaled $ 7.1 billion, or 3 percent less than the same period of 2011.