Strengthening cooperation between Morocco and Turkey : 02/03/2011

Strengthening cooperation between Morocco and Turkey

Mr. Salaheddine Mezouar, Minister of Economy and Finance received Wednesday, March 2nd 2011 at the Ministry, Mr. Hayati Yasici, State Minister of the republic of Turkey in charge of Customs , who is visiting Morocco to co-chair the 9th session of Morocco-Turkey Joint Economic Committee.

On this occasion, Mr. MEZOUAR and Mr. Yasici welcomed the quality of friendship and cooperation between Morocco and Turkey and the willingness of both countries to strengthen these links, in order to reach the level of the excellent political relations existing between the two countries.

Both Ministers stressed the suitability of the legal framework governing trade and economic relations between the two countries and expressed their wish to further develop this cooperation.

In addition, Mr.Mezouar reported that the convergence of open economic policies practiced in the two countries and their roles and geostrategic position are strong incentives for the establishment of partnerships .It also allow them to profit from the benefits generated by their relationships with the EU, Africa and the Arab world.