IMM President Ekrem İmamoğlumet with the Head of the EU Delegation to Turkey, Ambassador Christian Berger. Emphasizing that the EU's relations with Turkey are important, İmamoğlu said, "The EU's view of Istanbul, where two continents meet, is very important." Berger, whose father-in-law is from Trabzon, told İmamoğlu, “I make anchovy pilaf very well. The invitation he made with the words “I am waiting for you for dinner one evening” drew attention.
Mayor of Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality Ekrem İmamoğlumet with the Head of the European Union (EU) Delegation to Turkey, Ambassador Christian Berger, and the accompanying delegation at the Fethi Pasha Grove in Üsküdar. During the meeting held in a very friendly atmosphere, İmamoğlu said to his guest Berger, "I am honored to host you in one of the most beautiful places in Istanbul."
WE WILL BE A VERY FAST BEHAVIOR MANAGEMENT
EU İmamoğlu stressed that they attached great importance to the outlook of Turkey, said: "I believe we did today after talks with the will of our better cooperation. EU, Turkey and especially a city at the confluence of two continents, Istanbul is a very important point of view. We care about cities. At this point, cities and local governments are the starting points for all our thoughts. In this new period, we will be very sensitive and diligent in developing, producing and cooperating our policies that we will put forth our thoughts completely, especially in healthy tables that we will establish with the EU. At the same time, I want you to know that we will be a very fast-acting management. Kayd Imamoglu said that the EU deemed the standards stipulated by the EU as very valuable and said, ından In this environment, it is very important for us to make the arrangements in the city on behalf of many concepts that will facilitate human life. goals and standards. ”
WE WANT TO SIGN FOR LEADING WORKS
İmamoğlu stated that they would give priority to the projects that will make the lives of Istanbulites easier:
“If you go out on the street in Istanbul and ask anyone, the primary issue is transportation. However, we want to carry out pioneering works that consider transportation not only in vehicles or through vehicles, but from a truly humanitarian perspective, both prioritizing health and facilitating people's transportation, with concepts that prioritize people. For example, if we think only in terms of young people and children; Not only buses, metro, sea transportation, which bring about 4 million students to life and send them to their schools every day, but also a regional study in which children and young people can walk and provide transportation by bicycle, to Istanbul. kazanwe want to climb.
ERG BERGER: VAR YOU HAVE A GREAT LOAD AND RESPONSIBILITY ”
Ambassador Christian Berger thanked President İmamoğlu for choosing Fethi Pasha Grove as the meeting place.
Berger stated that they have good relations with Ankara and Istanbul and said, bile If we look at the figures alone, Istanbul is a big place in many European countries. So I would like to congratulate you on the mayoral elections. At the same time, there is a different, heavy burden and responsibility that these authorities add to you. Therefore, being in direct contact with citizens, especially in metropolitan cities, is a solution. ”
REFUGEES ADDED TO ISTANBUL'S PROBLEMS
Noting that one of the most important problems of Istanbul, the refugee problem was added to the transportation, Berger continued. In this context, we establish close relations in many parts of your country. Refugees have also been added to your issues. So, as you mentioned, there is a lot of room for cooperation. ”
TRANSPORTATION ISSUE IS NOT SPECIFIC TO ISTANBUL
Berger, İmamoğlu'nun the problem of transportation to address the idea of trying new methods, "Of course, the development of transportation facilities is of great importance for the economy. At the same time traffic congestion is a situation that has huge costs. In Istanbul alone, there is an additional cost of 2 billion euros. This is a very high figure. This is not only in Istanbul, but a world-wide situation. Kul
HAMSİLİ PILAV INVITES TO EAT
Berger's wife, Marilena Georgiadou Berger, said that her father was from Trabzon and had emigrated to Greece in very early years. Showing his wristband to Imamoglu, Berger said, ald I got it from Trabzon. For the last 20 years, I have been collecting old photographs and historical documents of Trabzon. ” Imamoglu, "One evening I would like to sit down and talk about this" gave money. Ambassador Berger'de reminded that his father-in-law in Trabzon, "Very good anchovy rice do. One evening I'm waiting for you for dinner ”.