Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan stated that they will continue to giant projects despite economic coup attempts. said.
Turhan attended the Turkish World Engineers and Architects Union (TDMMB) Extended Advisory Board Meeting held at DSI Ankara Regional Directorate Social Facilities.
In the speech, Turkey's new in the world order established himself much more powerful and dynamic way voicing Turhan positioning was especially stressed that Turkey should be in unity with its neighbors in Central Asia and the Middle East.
Turhan said that they did not only through the heart, but also through the roads, railways, airports, and physically, as they strive to unite the Turkish world. "To make our brotherhood even more meaningful, it has to be connected with very good transportation and communication networks." he spoke.
Turhan pointed out that they wanted to play a pioneering role in the development of an era, identity and personality style bearing the traces of the Turkic world at the airports and stations that were constructed for this reason.
“Our aim is to make our cities, which are symbolized with Mimar Sinan and carry their existence beyond centuries, and also centered on human beings, as well as tomorrow as they are today. With our projects, we increased the well-being of our people and changed the silhouettes of the cities while making life easier. Today, when we say Istanbul, we remember the name of Yavuz Sultan Selim, who combined the Turkish and Islamic world, no matter how much we remember Süleymaniye, Hagia Sophia, Sultanahmet and Maiden Tower of the great master Mimar Sinan. Istanbul New Airport, which we built in Istanbul and will be the most important and largest airport in the region, will not only unite the Turkish world but will also be an important architectural work that will reach future generations. ”
“We worked as hard as 16 years in 80 years”
Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line and the line had opened the continuation of the high-speed train lines in Turhan said that they are trying to complete, "A strong Turkey for 16 years until the last 80 years we worked hard." said.
Turhan pointed out that they will continue to implement giant projects in spite of all the obstacles and economic coup attempts.
Hoping that the enlarged Advisory Board meeting will be beneficial for the Turkish world, Turhan said, “You have taken important steps to bring together dozens of people who speak the same language with conferences, forums, projects and cooperation protocols with the heart, sincerity, love and perseverance. In this regard, I appreciate the extraordinary efforts of you, who carry the deep traces of Turkish civilizations to future generations and produce the projects of our strong future while producing this service. ” used the expression.
In the meeting, Deputy Minister of Environment and Urbanization and TDMMB President Mücahit Demirtaş and Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Forest Akif Özkaldı also expressed their wishes to the occasion.