Turkish Minister to join meetings in Lebanon, Syria

Culture and Tourism Minister Ertugrul Gunay is set to visit Lebanon and Syria.

Turkish Minister to join meetings in Lebanon, Syria

Culture and Tourism Minister Ertugrul Gunay is set to visit Lebanon and Syria.

Gunay will go to Lebanon on Monday to attend the "High Level Quadripartite Cooperation Council" meeting with Lebanese, Syrian and Jordanian counterparts, which aims to strengthen the cultural ties between the four countries.

Ways to enhance the political dialogue with other countries in the region, making legal arrangements to boost the economic cooperation to the maximum level, enhancing the cultural interaction between peoples of the regions will be discussed during the meeting which will last for three days.

Gunay will later proceed to Syria to attend the "Regional Cooperation" meeting which will be held in Damascus between January 12-14, where tourism potential between Turkey and Syria will be assessed and investment and cooperation opportunities in their areas will be discussed.

The foreign ministers of Turkey, Syria, Jordan, and Lebanon, during a meeting in Turkey last year, agreed to establish "High Level Quadripartite Cooperation Council" and establish a free trade and travel zone.


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Last Mod: 09 Ocak 2011, 18:11
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