World Economic Forum: President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan stated in his speech at the opening meeting of the World Economic Forum that he wanted to share some thoughts about energy, entrepreneurship and infrastructure investments.
Turkey's proven oil and gas reserves of 4 to 3 with countries in the region by emphasizing that it has a very important position in the consumer market in Europe, Erdogan said, "This privileged location provides opportunities in Turkey energy security point of view, but also responsibilities in is loading. ”
Turkey is to meet the steadily increasing energy demand of one of the main priorities transfers Erdogan, "Turkey is also the desire to contribute to Europe's energy security through various projects. We developed the east-west energy corridor with friendly, brotherly and allied countries, especially Azerbaijan. The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan and Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum pipeline projects are two main components that it successfully implemented this corridor. Trans-Anatolian Pipeline Project by Turkey and Azerbaijan, that has been developed with TANAP short name, "he said.
Erdogan, entrepreneurship they care, voicing is another area they encourage and they support, "Turkey, in order to realize their dreams institutions with entrepreneurial spirit like KOSGEB offers opportunities and also with institutions such as TUBITAK paves the prerequisites for may exist in high productivity sectors of their added value. This area of Turkey, by sharing their experiences with all brotherly and friendly countries to move together with the growth agenda, "the assessment found.
In the last 12 years, they said they took very big steps in the field of infrastructure, Erdogan said:
”We built over 17 thousand kilometers of divided roads. By realizing the high-speed train project, we have become the sixth high speed train operator in Europe and the eighth in the world. By opening the Marmaray that passed under the Bosphorus, which we define as the project of the century, we connected the continents of Europe and Asia with a tube passage under the Bosphorus. Now next year, we will also finish the tube passage, which we can also pass under the throat by car. Turkey and all over the divided highway, railway, high-speed rail lines, ports, airports, schools, hospitals, residential investment continues our very quickly. And we are also building the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge as the 3rd bridge. It will be finished by the end of next year. And with this step we took, Turkey is an important country in terms of situations where that has proven to prove where you came. An airport that will be the number 1 in the world in Istanbul is currently being built. Another characteristic of this 3rd bridge in Istanbul is that there are 4 railways and 4 arrivals outside the lanes and a rail system on this bridge. Our investments in informatics, education and health continue in the same way. All our steps to support democratization in Turkey, this investment also opens the horizon. "