Rus News Journal

Visit of premieres - the minister of Turkey

Businessmen of Russia and Turkey have got acquainted with each other

Became tradition that visits to Russia foreign governmental delegations pass in support of representatives of business circles of these countries. Did not become in this sense an exception and visit of premieres - the minister of Turkey to Tansu Chiller. In the evening on September, 8th in Trading - industrial chamber of Russia the meeting of Turkish and Russian businessmen has taken place. Despite visible well-being in economic relations of two countries (the volume of their foreign trade turnover for last year has reached almost $1,5 mlrd and tends to the further growth - according to experts, by 2000 it will make $10 mlrd), many reserves remain not used. About it spoke at a meeting and the chairman of chamber Stanislav Smirnov, and the mayor of Moscow Yury Luzhkov, and the deputy minister of foreign economic relations Yury Petrov.

During a meeting it was noticed that an urgent measure of provision of economic incentives of bilateral cooperation is signing of agreements on mutual protection of investments and about avoidance of the double taxation - the arrangement on it should be reached at negotiations g - zhi Chiller with Victor Tchernomyrdin. But not only it constrains today development of economic relations of two countries. The attention of the present has been involved and to that the increase in volume of the foreign trade turnover - at the expense of growth of the Russian export of an industrial output is possible.
one of the factors interfering, in particular, growth of Turkish investments into the Russian industry, - absence of the information on reliable investment projects in Russia. In this connection participants of a meeting spoke about necessity of creation for Russia of the organisations, capable to give expert estimations of such projects. Concrete questions of cooperation, in particular in the field of building were discussed also. There are in this sphere not used possibilities - for example, the increase in export of building services is possible both from Russia, and from Turkey. According to Yury Petrov, it is interfered by that the former state system of financing of export of technical assistance has stopped the existence, and new while is in a working out stage.
businessmen discussed also concrete projects. So, vitse - the chairman of the Union of industrialists and businessmen Vladimir Kolmogorov has told to the correspondent that directly at a meeting its organisation has agreed about information interchange and joint activity with the Union of industrialists and businessmen of Turkey and Business council Turkey - the CIS countries. Also signing of corresponding agreements in the near future is expected.

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