#OnTheBrink: Turkey's troubles hit SA

File: The rand was hit pretty hard when the Turkish Lira reached record lows.

File: The rand was hit pretty hard when the Turkish Lira reached record lows.

Reuters

ISTANBUL - South Africa didn't escape the consequences of volatile markets in Turkey.

In fact, our rand was hit pretty hard when the Turkish Lira reached record lows.

eNCA blog: Emerging markets #OnTheBrink

eNCA anchor Shahan Ramkissoon is in Turkey to find out what's being done to get things back in order

He spoke to Turkey's former Minister for EU Affairs, Egemen Bağış.