398 measures in 2008 program: Turkish Minister

Turkish State Minister Mehmet Simsek said on Tuesday that the government foresaw 398 measures to be implemented in the program for the year of 2008.

398 measures in 2008 program: Turkish Minister

"262 of them aim at improving investment climate" he said.

Delivering a keynote speech at a conference on "Turkey: Investment Climate Assessment (ICA) Report" organized by the Economic Policy Research Foundation of Turkey (TEPAV) and World Bank, Simsek said all assessments in the report would be taken into consideration.

He said works to create a better investment climate have started 6 years ago and many steps have been made so far. "Turkey was ranked the 57th in 2006 report of World Bank's Business Climate Report," he said.

"This is not satisfactory for us. It expresses that we should work more," Simsek noted.



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