The President of the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD) Erol Bilecik delivered opening remarks at the High Advisory Council meeting, convened in Ankara. The High Advisory Council is a biannual deliberative conference where the business world takes stock of domestic and global political and economic developments and offers suggestions to policy makers from a business perspective. The Minister of Education was also in attendance.
More than 700 representatives from 28 countries attended the BRICA Istanbul Summit hosted by TÜSİAD. The opportunities for Turkey were evaluated at the summit where all aspects of Belt and Road Initiative were discussed.