Bishkek-. The Kyrgyz-Turkish Investment Business Forum, organized by the Embassy of the Kyrgyz Republic in Turkey, Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey, Chamber of Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Kyrgyz society of culture and friendship. The press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs reports.
The event was attended by Minister of Economy of Kyrgyzstan Arzybek Kozhoshev, Minister of Customs and Trade of Turkey B. Tyufenkchi, head of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey R. Hisarzhyklyoglu, Ambassador of the Kyrgyz Republic in Turkey I. Zhunusov, chairman of the Chamber of Commerce of Kyrgyzstan M. Sharshekeev, director of the Investment Promotion Agency under the Ministry of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic A. Sazbakov, head of the Kyrgyz Society of Friendship and Culture A. Sarygulov, head of the State Organization for the development and support of small and medium-sized enterprises in Turkey (KOSGEB) R.Bicher, Consul General of Kyrgyzstan in Istanbul R.Tuleberdiev, head of the Kyrgyz-Turkish Business Council A.Kaya, Honorary Consul of the Kyrgyz Republic in Kayseri M.Kurt, Honorary Consul of the Kyrgyz Republic in Mersin M.Arslan, as well as representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Turkey, the Ministry of Economy of Turkey, Union of Young Entrepreneurs of Ankara (ANGIAD). The forum also brought together Turkish businessmen, as well as about 150 Kyrgyz entrepreneurs arrived from Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Kazakhstan.
In his speech, Ambassador Ibrahim Zhunusov, noting the favorable geographical location of Kyrgyzstan, widely highlighted the possibilities and potential of the Kyrgyz-Turkish trade and economic relations in the new conditions in view of joining Kyrgyzstan to the EEU. Stressing the existing agreement between the Presidents of the two countries to achieve turnover of Kyrgyzstan up to $ 1 billion, Ambassador Zhunusov noted the special role in the implementation of the tasks of Kyrgyz and Turkish businessmen, making a significant contribution to the strengthening of trade-economic and investment ties of Kyrgyzstan and Turkey.
Within the framework of the event the ceremony of signing the Memorandum of Understanding took place between the Chamber of Commerce of the Kyrgyz Republic and the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey, Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Kyrgyz Republic and the State Organization for the development and support of small and medium-sized enterprises in Turkey (KOSGEB), Chamber of Commerce and Industry of KR and Organized Industrial Zone OSTIM.
During the business forum, the Investment Promotion Agency of the Ministry of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic made a presentation on investment opportunities of Kyrgyzstan.