13-07-2021 22:14:15

President Erdoğan held a phone conversation with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping

President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Tuesday held a phone conversation with his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to discuss steps to improve bilateral relations.

Erdoğan and Xi discussed the steps that will improve bilateral relations, particularly in trade, investment, energy, transportation and health, and regional developments, according to a statement by the Turkish Communications Directorate.

Highlighting that there is a wide potential for cooperation between the two countries in all areas of the regional and global economy and diplomacy, Erdoğan said the High-Level Joint Working Group will give great impetus to the cooperation between the two countries.

Erdoğan said that they would like to mark the 50th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Turkey and China in a manner worthy of the deep-rooted friendship between the two countries.