Turkey´s economy grew at a blistering pace in the third quarter, up 11.1% from the same period last year.
The reading compared with the 5.1% growth reported in the prior quarter and economists´ expectations of 10%.
Turkey´s statistics office claimed the services sector had expanded by 20.7% in the latest quarter year‐on‐year. The construction sector, meanwhile, grew by 18.7%.
The Turkish lira was up by 0.05% against the dollar as at 0850 GMT.