Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu had a videoconference meeting with the Islamic Republic of Iran Minister of Road and Urban Planning Mohammad Eslami today.
At the meeting, Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Adil Karaismailoğlu wished God's mercy to the Iranian citizens who lost their lives due to the coronavirus epidemic seen all over the world, urgent healing to those who fought with the disease, and health and well-being to all Iranian people.
Stating that they are ready to work in solidarity and close cooperation as usual to make the people of the two countries less affected by the epidemic, Minister Karaismailoğlu said that they made their best efforts in coordination with the Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Health and Trade in order to minimize the negativities in the field of transportation. .
Minister Karaismailoğlu stated that they have taken decisions in close cooperation and coordination in order to continue international trade between the two countries, to keep the connection with Iran as open as possible and to ensure the continuity of the transport sector, the driving force of the economy.
"We want the Turkey-Iran Joint Economic Commission Meeting to perform in the coming period"
16 to 18 September 2019 Date on in the Turkey-Iran Joint Economic Commission meeting, in the second quarter of 2020 in Iran, Land Transportation that decided the making of the Joint Commission Meeting, recalling "Kovid-19 international meeting process because of the outbreak was interrupted throughout the world. We want to hold this meeting in the upcoming period, together with the normalization measures. " said.
Contactless railway transportation between the two countries is one of the most successful applications of the epidemic period.
Stating that the transportation mode least affected by the epidemic in the whole world is the railway sector, Karaismailoğlu noted that the contactless railway transportation between the two countries is one of the most successful practices of the epidemic period.
Iranian Minister Mohammad Eslami congratulated the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Karaismailoğlu for his appointment and expressed his wishes of success in the inter-delegation meeting where road and rail transport issues were discussed.