Turkish Minister of Economy and Trade Nihad Zibekji participated in the Saudi-Turkish Business and Investment Forum in Istanbul in the presence of Saudi Minister of Trade and Investment Dr. Majid Al-Qasabi and a number of Saudi and Turkish businessmen. Nihad stressed during the meeting the importance of Saudi-Turkish integration in economic and development fields.
Zibekji praised the huge development projects launched by the Kingdom and said that the project of NEOM – the destination of the future – comes at the forefront of these projects, transforming the Kingdom into a leading model in various aspects of life and creating more investment opportunities in creative ways. Highly on the region, and will attract large capital and investments.
For his part, Al-Qassabi said in his speech during the forum on the depth of the historical relations between Saudi Arabia and Turkey, which saw a remarkable development at all levels during the last period, making Turkey an important strategic partner for the Kingdom at all levels, primarily economic and commercial.
He also highlighted the importance of exchanging meetings between the business sectors in both countries, and exploring the investment fields and opportunities to push the trade relations to wider fields, stressing the role of the private sector in the two countries, which is a key partner in development and can find more opportunities that enhance cooperation and give to support and encourage joint investments .
Trade and investment minister pointed out that the promotion of trade cooperation between the two countries comes from the great interest paid by the leadership of the two countries to support efforts to strengthen and expand trade relations.