Turkey to hire 110,000 new public servants in 2018

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim addresses his supporters in Kirsehir, Turkey, August 23, 2017. Photograph:( Reuters )

Reuters Istanbul, Turkey Dec 25, 2017, 10.31 AM (IST)

 Turkey's Prime Minister Binali Yildirim said on Sunday that Turkey would employ an additional 110,000 public servants in 2018 including teachers, medical and religious personnel.

Speaking in the southern border town of Kilis, Yildirim said that among the total, the government would hire an extra 36,000 medical personnel and 20,000 teachers.