Association of Turkey Uighur Industrialists and Businessmen and the Municipality of Urumchi signed a strategic cooperation framework agreement Thursday in order to encourage Turkish entrepreneurs to invest in Urumchi's development zone.
The signature ceremony was attended by the association's President Sabir Bogda and Deputy President of the Urumchi Development Zone, Esat Husur. The ceremony was also attended by the Deputy Mayor of Urumchi, Yuen Baosing.
Sabir Bogda said that they will provide free service to Turkish entrepreneurs planning to invest in Urumchi.
"The presence of the Uighurs in the region presents a great advantage to Turkish businesspeople," Bogda said.
The Municipality of Urumchi has reserved 1,100 decares of land for Turkish investors.
Urumchi is the center of what Uighurs call "East Turkestan" in a region controlled by China.
AgenciesLast Mod: 02 Eylül 2011, 09:45