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LIRA. The name of a foreign coin. In all computations at the custom house, the lira of Sardinia shall be estimated at eighteen cents and six mills. Act of March 22, 1846. The lira of the Lombardo-Venetian Kingdom, and the lira of Tuscany, at sixteen cents. Act of March 22, 1846.

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9 billion Turkish lira ($459 billion) as of June 27, according to data released by Turkey's Central Bank on Thursday.
2 million liras, dragged down by banking unit Akbank despite a rise in sales.
OAO Sberbank's sale of lira bonds is part of the bank's strategy to seek financing from international markets, according to Chris Jones, global head of local currency syndicate at HSBC Holdings Plc (LSE: HSBA).
8 billion Turkish liras end of June, which he said marked a 4 percent increase over the same period a year earlier, adding that their EBITDA figures -- earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization -- in H1 this year achieved a 35 percent rise to more than 2.
The bank's total deposits achieved an above-average increase to reach to 80 billion Turkish liras, marking a 11 percent rise over 2009-end.
4% in the second quarter of 2013 and reached to 30 145 Million Turkish Liras at constant prices.
ISTANBUL, May 28, 2010 (TUR) -- Eurobank Tekfen announced Friday that its consolidated net profit in the first quarter of 2010 was 13 million liras (approx.
The hunger threshold for a four-member family surpassed 1,000 Turkish Liras in August, reaching 1,020 liras ($509), the Hunger and Poverty Lines Survey conducted by Confederation of Turkish Labor Union (Turk-A[degrees]A) has revealed.
ISTANBUL, May 28, 2010 (TUR) -- Bank Asya's net consolidated profit in the first three months of 2010 increased by 18 percent when compared to the same term last year and reached 60 million liras (approx.