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09:51 | Jun 17 | 2014

Turkey interested in cooperation with Yakutia in various fields

 Turkey has an intention to establish relations with Yakutia, not only in the field of economy and investment, but also in the cultural and educational spheres, said Aydin Adnan Sezgin, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to Russia.

The delegation visited Yakutia at the invitation of the Acting Head of the Republic Yegor Borisov, which he extended at the presentation of Yakutia in the Turkish Embassy last year. The delegation included representatives of construction companies, hotels, two banks and one of the largest air companies Turkish Airlines. The guests were introduced to such projects as "High-technology complex for production of basalt composites in Yakutsk" of the basalt materials plany, "Comprehensive development of Blocks 2, 4, 17 in Yakutsk", "High-Tech IT Park in Yakutsk," "Administrative building of the TygynTower", and others.

Vladimir Solotsinsky, the Secretary General of the Association of Russian and Turkish businessmen, saud that Turkish entrepreneurs are active in Russia, but in major cities such as Moscow and St. Petersburg. "Today, we would like to expand the geography and begin cooperation with the regions. Yakutia is one of the largest regions of Russia with a huge potential,"- said Solonitsky.

"Yakutia attracts the business community with its economic prospects”, - commented Adnan Sezgin. - "I hope that our visit will give an impetus to the development of our relations in all fields."