Turkey, Qatar sign economic partnership agreement
Speaking at the signing ceremony at Turkey's Trade Ministry in the capital Ankara, Pekcan said: "Two countries signed a special agreement to cement two countries' friendship and economic relations."
The agreement - which covers several subjects such as telecommunications and financial services - aims to enhance economic relations and reduce costs especially in petroleum products and natural gas.
It also targets to narrow Turkey's current account deficit and attract Qatari capital. ■