9/19/2008

China signed a cooperation protocol with Mersin Technopark

Dunya – Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey transformed the attempts by China to expand into the world markets into an opportunity for Mersin and helped a cooperation protocol be signed between China and Mersin Technopark. With this protocol, firms in Mersin and China will conduct mutual R&D project and patent development works. Alpaslan Korkmaz, President of Investment Support and Promotion Agency of Turkey, has emphasized that their target is to have Turkey become one of the most important R&D bases in the world with the help of the momentum gained through the new R&D Law as well as the well-educated young population of Turkey. Korkmaz, said, "The cooperation between Mersin Technocity and Chinese Suzhou Innovation Park which was made possible as a result of the efforts and support by our Agency means a lot to us."