Turkey, South Korea sign deals including nuclear cooperation

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak formally welcomed Turkish President Abdullah Gul in Seoul on Tuesday.

Turkey, South Korea sign deals including nuclear cooperation

South Korean President Lee Myung-bak formally welcomed Turkish President Abdullah Gul in Seoul on Tuesday.

Following the ceremony, the two presidents co-chaired a meeting between Turkish and South Korean delegations. Turkish State Minister Hayati Yazici and Energy & Natural Resources Minister Taner Yildiz also attended the meeting.

Turkey and South Korea signed several agreements during the meeting.

Yildiz and South Korean Minister of Knowledge Economy Choi Kyung-hwan signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in nuclear energy regarding the power plant which is planned to be built in Turkey's northern province of Sinop.

The two countries also signed agreements on cooperation and assistance in customs, and on cultural exchange program between 2010 and 2012.

Turkey's MTA (General Directorate of Mineral Research & Exploration) and South Korean KIGAM also signed a cooperation agreement.



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