Turkey, Qatar to sign extensive cooperation deal on energy

Turkish Industry and Trade Minister Nihat Ergun met Qatar's Energy and Industry Minister Saleh Al Sada on Sunday.

Turkey, Qatar to sign extensive cooperation deal on energy

Turkish Industry and Trade Minister Nihat Ergun met Qatar's Energy and Industry Minister Saleh Al Sada on Sunday.

Nihat Ergun travelled to Qatar to attend an export products exhibition and hold talks with Qatari officials.

Ergun told reporters before the meeting that the planned natural gas pipeline from Qatar to Turkey would increase the importance of strategic partnership of the two countries.

He said that both Turkey's and Qatar's officials showed political will to launch such a project and that only the technical part of the project would be discussed from now on.

He stated that it would not be hard for Turkey and Qatar to implement the project.

On his part, Al Sada said that Turkish firms have undertook several projects in Qatar. He said Turkish companies have done great jobs in these projects.

Al Sada also said that Turkish energy minister Taner Yildiz would travel to his country
in a couple of days to sign an extensive cooperation deal on energy.


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