EU and Turkey - Global Business Bridge

A Bridge-Building Conference is taking place on the 1st of October in Istanbul, launched by the EU delegation to Turkey and co-financed by the Union of the Chambers and Commodity Exchanges in Turkey (TOBB) with support from the Turkish Ministry of Economy.

Under the name "EU-Turkey Global Business Bridges“ the initiative will bring together members of the public and business sector from the EU, Turkey, Egypt, Tunisia and Palestine with the aim of facilitating joint trade and investment collaboration.

The initiative aims at opening up spaces for the development of EU-Turkish business activity and further strengthening the economic ties between Turkey and the EU. At the same time it is expected to make a positive contribution to the economic and social situation in the partaking third countries. In order to support participants at its best a market research study had been conducted with regard to EU-Turkish synergies and business potential for the respective third country markets.

The results of the study are going to be presented at the conference in Istanbul. Future activities of the collaboration will include target-oriented business matchmaking events in Turkey, Egypt and Tunisia until spring 2013.

For more information please contact

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    German-Arab Chamber of Industry and Commerce
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    British Egyptian Business Association
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    French Chamber of Commerce in Egypt
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    Delegation of the European Union to Egypt
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    Italian Chamber of Commerce in Egypt