"Shutting down a nation for 9 days
Monday, September 29, 2008
The extension of Bayram to nine days sparks a debate over whether the Turkish economy needs such a long holiday at such a delicate time of global turmoil. Some say the holiday will harm the economy, while others question whether the holiday lasts nine days for anyone but public employees. Overburdened Turkish workers need a rest, others say"
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