Prime Minister Yıldırım, Ankara YHT Station opening speech: Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said, "The historical station is no longer responding to the need, so this modern Ankara Train Station has become like this by spending 725 trillion with the Build-Operate-Transfer model."
Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said, "The historical station does not respond to the need anymore, so this modern Ankara Train Station has become this by spending 725 trillion with the Build-Operate-Transfer model."
In his speech at the opening ceremony of the Ankara High Speed Train Station, Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım said, “Today, we celebrate the 93rd anniversary of the foundation of the Republic. Particularly for Turkey's independence and future, including Gazi Mustafa Kemal, who put his heart and effort for all mankind, Turkey to express our gratitude to our martyrs have moved to today, we extend our gratitude, we wish you good luck and abundant life for our veterans. 10 years after the founding of the Republic, Turkey was proud of the iron network built, now with the renewed high-speed train lines, new high-speed train with layers of increasingly divided highway, marine transportation, proud with the most common airline flight in the world has become a country. On the 90th anniversary of our Republic, we launched the world's most important, largest and most technologically advanced Marmaray, which we opened on October 29, 2013, to the service of our nation. Today, with this opening, we are progressing both in our giant projects and showing what we will achieve in stability, trust and solidarity ”.
”Here is the work, here is Ankara Railway Station“
Yildirim, continued his speech:
“It is always said, Mr. President, that 'Great works, great services are made to Istanbul, not to Ankara'. Here is the work, here is Ankara Train Station. Here, we are proud to bring the great work to the capital. Ankara, capital of Turkey, not only began to be the capital of Ankara YHT network. From Ankara to Istanbul, Konya, Eskişehir and in the future from Ankara to Afyon, Manisa, İzmir, Kırıkkale, Sivas, Erzincan, Kayseri, Konya, Karaman, Mersin, Adana, to Gaziantep. In short, constituting 55 percent of Turkey's population of 14 high-speed train network we are coming to us with great vilayetimizde tissue texture like a lace, we come to such example. Good luck, serving this nation is a worship. "
Today, which is the world's largest projects in the world, the rare countries that one lightning striking is Turkey, "There's your principle in the ongoing global crisis period since 2009, 'The way to overcome the global crisis, to invest, to serve, is undergoing major projects to life'. Well, we have proceeded this way. Crisis, Turkey passed teyet. Turkey, spoken 50 years, spends a large project is a life, "he said.
”We equip the dormitory with a train from the beginning”
“Our ancestor, Fatih Sultan Mehmet, launched the ships from the land to the sea,” said Yıldırım, “His grandchildren, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan and his friends pass trains and cars under the sea. This will suit you too. God bless you. When we set off, our President and Leader said 'we will do not words but a politics of work, we will serve the country and the nation by putting stones on stone, not word after word'. Thank God, we have always done this for 14 years. We divided the roads, united lives, divided the roads, united the nation. We made the airline the way of the people. We equip the dormitory from top to bottom with high speed train networks. Until a work we started is completed, our eyes and hearts will be on that work. When we put the high-speed train line into service, it was one of the turning points of our history and geography ”.
Yıldırım said, “First, we opened Eskişehir-Ankara. Today, 72 percent of the trips from Eskişehir to Ankara or from Ankara to Istanbul are made by high speed train. People started to use the highway less frequently. 66 percent of our citizens use the Ankara-Konya high-speed train line. Thus, Ankara-Konya-Istanbul, the capital of 3, Seljuk, Ottoman, the capital of the Republic of Turkey, we have incorporated the high-speed train line, "he said.
”From here, every day 150 will come and go from day to night bin
“In 2009, when we opened the first high-speed train line, 28,5 million citizens traveled to this station,” said Yıldırım, “The historical station no longer meets the need, so this modern Ankara Train Station with Build-Operate-Transfer model, spending 725 trillion has become. No money came out of the state's coffers. Citizens did, to operate, to both win money from Ankara, Turkey to serve our citizens coming from all. From here, every day, 150 people will come and go, day and night. This place has become a kind of life center of Ankara. Travelers will be transferred from one place to another, they will be able to stay here, spend their time and shop. It has become not only a station but also a very beautiful place where people meet and meet their needs, which is life day and night ”.
Yıldırım noted the following in his speech: “As the high-speed train networks continue, this and similar works will continue to rise elsewhere. I would like to thank those who contributed, the contractor companies I especially would like to thank our previous general manager Süleyman Karaman and the railways team who worked one-on-one to bring this work to life. I would also like to thank Mr. Lütfi and our Minister of Transportation and the railways team for the follow-up to be completed and brought this work to Ankara. "