Minister of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications Ahmet Arslan, Halkalı-Kapıkule Railway Line Project ÇerkezköyStating that the tender processes for the consultancy of Kapikule Section Construction have started, "We will have started the processes related to the construction tender soon." said.
Arslan received the Commission Commissioner for Transport, Violeta Bulc. Inter-delegation Halkalı The meeting started at the Train Station, Çerkezköyup to Halkalı-Çerkezköy He continued on his train.
Çerkezköy Minister Arslan and Bulc, who examined the train station, held a press conference on their return trip.
Speaking at the meeting, Arslan said that the parties came together for the third time in the past year and this showed the importance of transportation in the field of transportation.
Emphasizing that the dialogue process, which had been going on for a year, will continue after that, Arslan talked about the importance of moving the relations forward.
Halkalıabout ÇerkezköyNoting that they went to the train by train and they had a meeting on the train again, Arslan said that they gave a message about the importance of train travel, public transportation and preventing carbon emissions.
Arslan will be realized with EU grant program Halkalı-Kapıkule Railway Line Project Çerkezköy- Regarding the Construction of Kapikule, “Tender processes for the consultancy of this project have started. We will have started the processes regarding the construction tender soon. One of the most important points we have reached at the end of these dialogues. ” he spoke.
In charge mobility between Asia and Europe, Armstrong noted that Turkey is an important bridge in transportation, in order to revive the Marmaray iron silk road, Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line told me they activate the.
Arslan, "This project together with the EU, we will have made neighboring EU countries in terms of transport to Turkey. We will not be content with this and we will be able to take this freight forwarding to Asia as well as send it to overseas. I think this was very important. ” used expressions.
"Our cooperation will strengthen the EU's relations with Turkey"
Armstrong, referring to the developments in Turkey where in the aviation sector, the new airport will be opened on October 29 in Istanbul, said that the project would serve the worldwide aviation industry.
Parties transportation and Armstrong touched on cooperation in the field of aviation, railways need, both with Turkey on airline he stressed that they will contribute to further strengthening of relations between the European Union.
Arslan stated that the distance received by the two sides in the transport sector would be an example for other areas and that they had received good distances for fast transportation and that the teams worked.
Arslan stated that there is a very good cooperation with the EU in the field of road safety. After that, they decided to cooperate in making the system smart and they talked about this issue.
Arslan stated that they create a high level working environment in terms of transportation and underlined that they decided to continue this dialogue.
This cooperation is in the benefit of humanity voicing Arslan, to facilitate transportation, to make transportation practical, trade, humanity to do good talks in the name of the said.
“Our high-level talks bear fruit”
Violeta Bulc, Commissioner for Transport, of the EU Commission noted that they have had a third meeting with Arslan in the last year and highlighted the importance of high-level negotiations in transportation.
In this context, Bulc said that they have implemented joint projects through high level dialogue and that they discussed joint projects in progress.
Bulc, issues in the field of transportation between Turkey and Bulgaria in saving their opinions, said they made significant progress in these areas.
Halkalı-Kapıkule Railway Line project Bulc, found the following evaluations:
“This railway project we have built is a project that connects all the seas. It connects the North Sea, the Baltic Sea, the Mediterranean and the Black Sea. Therefore, in this sense, Turkey is a project that contributes to the distinction of being the crossroads between the west and in the transport sector date from the east to continue today. While doing this project, we aim not only to provide connections but also to reduce carbon emissions and to make the railways electrified. ”
“We will cooperate deeper in the aviation field”
Bulc, between the delegations in the road safety, freight transport from the road to the railroad, such as shifting issues discussed.
"We have agreed that we will cooperate much more deeply from now on." Bulc stressed that road safety concerns people's lives.
Bulc said, “From now on, we have made our commitments to cooperate deeper and more. We have demonstrated our mutual commitments to the completion and enforcement of the comprehensive aviation agreement museums. ” spoke in the form.
and Turkey Unlike previous EU autonomous mobilized, digitization in areas such as reducing carbon emissions explaining that they decided to form new collaborations Bulc, the planet's side of the joint project, people will contribute to the better he can work environment in the future, he added.