With the Presidential Decree, the task of ensuring “Canal Istanbul” and similar waterway projects to be carried out within the scope of the build-operate-transfer model was assigned to the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure.
The task of ensuring the construction of Kanal Istanbul and similar waterway projects within the scope of build-operate-transfer model was given to the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure.
In the Presidential Decree on the Communication Directorate Organization, which came into force after being published in the Official Gazette, a regulation on “Kanal Istanbul” was also included.
Accordingly, it was added to the duties and powers of the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, providing the construction of Kanal Istanbul and similar waterway projects that connect the Black Sea and the Sea of Marmara and allow the navigation of the ships.
The Ministry will ensure that the projects in question will be carried out by employing capital companies or foreign companies within the framework of build-operate-transfer model if they require advanced technology or high financial resources.
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