The ninth position is occupied by Ankara, the capital of the Republic of Turkey. It has a population of 5 million inhabitants and it’s the seat of the parliament, ministries and diplomatic delegations. What makes Ankara part of these top 10 of fastest growing cities is that it’s an important industrial and commercial center, strategically located in the national transport network.
Turkish cities, in general, are growing a lot thanks to a strong investment in infrastructure and construction. The manufacturing sector in Ankara, in particular, has experienced significant growth in employment and industry over the last few years.