President Traian Basescu at the Cotroceni Palace on Wednesday received the Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey, Cemil Cicek, on which occasion the Romanian head of state addressed thanks for the important role the Turkish investors played in the business environment of Romania.
‘Mr President Traian Basescu spoke of the strategic role of the Republic of Turkey in keeping the geopolitical balance in the region, as a stability and economic development factor. Moreover, the head of state insisted on addressing thanks for the very important role the Turkish investors paid in the business environment of Romania. In his turn, Mr Cemil Cicek voiced his special interest in the evolution of the cooperation relations between Romania and the Republic of Turkey, also bringing to mind the fact that 135 years since the establishment of the diplomatic relations between our countries were celebrated this year, and talked about the prospect of the Joint Declaration of the Strategic Partnership between Romania and the Republic of Turkey,’ a Presidential Administration release remitted to Agerpres shows.
At the same time, during the meeting between the two officials, they also approached the evolution of the measures taken in the direction of the Republic of Turkey’s accession to the European Union.