Turkic Council countries set up chamber of commerce
NUR-SULTAN- Anadolu Agency
Speaking at the signing ceremony, head of Turkey's Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges (TOBB) Rıfat Hisarcıklıoğlu said they have realized the dream of former Kazakh President Nursultan Nazarbayev.
He said the chamber is open to the participation of Uzbekistan and Turkmenistan chambers of commerce and industry and hoped the chambers will also join them.
Hisarcıklıoğlu added that the secretariat office of the newly established chamber will be placed in Turkey.
The Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States, also known as the Turkic Council, was established in 2009 as an international intergovernmental organization, with the aim of promoting comprehensive cooperation among Turkic speaking states.