Istanbul Finance Center Project (IFC) is currently 60 percent complete, Minister of Environment and Urban Planning Murat Kurum told press members.
Kurum visited IFC's construction site in Ataşehir and informed the press about the ongoing construction.
Emphasizing the importance of the project for the financial future of Turkey, Kurum said that the IFC's construction will be completed as of December 2021.
“Currently, a taskforce of 7,500 workers is on the project. There will be social facilities within 1 kilometer of a walking distance from the project site, including a school, a shopping mall and a mosque. This place is intended to provide employees with all their needs. Our aim and goal are to complete the construction as promised by the end of 2021," he added.
IFC project has been designed to be one of the world's major financial centers with its 2.5 million square meters construction area.