10/20/2010

Turkish-US Business Council launched to seek cooperation opportunities

Cumhuriyet - The Turkish-US Business Council within the “Framework for Strategic Economic and Commercial Cooperation”, formed to improve trade and joint investments between Turkey and the USA, has been established in its first meeting held during a ministerial-level meeting in Washington, USA.

During the meeting between Turkish State Minister and Deputy Prime Minister Ali Babacan, Turkish State Minister Zafer Caglayan and US Secretary of Commerce Gary Locke and US Trade Representative Ron Kirk, ways to improve joint investments and cooperation between the two countries were discussed. The business council will serve to bring together Turkish and US business people on a regular basis, with joint ventures being sought in energy, trade and other fields of business.
turkey; usa; turkish-us business council; strategic cooperation; joint investments; ali babacan; zafer caglayan; gary locke; ron kirk

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