The Minister of Innovation and Growth, Alexander Pulev, will open a business and investment forum for Bulgarian-Turkish economic relations in Burgas, organized by the Executive Agency for the Promotion of Small and Medium Enterprises of the Ministry of Innovation and Growth.

The event will be held on March 23 (Thursday) in the Black Sea Hall at the International Congress Center in Burgas at 11:00 a.m.

The forum is a continuation of the visit of the three ministers – of innovation, healthcare and tourism – to Istanbul at the end of January 2023, where Minister Pulev opened a business forum organized by the Bulgarian Investment Agency at MIR.

More than 200 business representatives from Bulgaria and Turkey from the automotive, mechanical engineering, healthcare and tourism sectors took part in it.

During the forum, Minister Pulev invited Turkish entrepreneurs to a similar event in Burgas.

Turkish business with investments for over 1 billion euros in our country

On Thursday, Bulgarian and Turkish companies from the sectors of ICT, digital healthcare and technology, renewable energy sources, venture capital, spare parts for cars, construction materials and construction-technical consulting, as well as innovative and start-up companies will participate in the event at the Congress Center in Burgas. from all spheres of the economy, who will get to know new potential partners, as well as make direct contacts.

His Excellency will also be present.

Ms. Aileen Sekizkök, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Turkey to the Republic of Bulgaria, Mr. Dimitar Nikolov, Mayor of Burgas Municipality, Prof. D.Sc.

Maria Neykova, Regional Governor of Burgas, Mr. Burhan Nemutlu, Chairman of the Board of the Bulgarian-Turkish Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BULTİŞAD) and Mr. Zeki Sarabekir, Chairman of the Council for Foreign Economic Relations of Turkey (DEIK).

The ministers of health and tourism are also invited.