Saturday, May 26th, 2018

British PM Theresa May to raise trade,security with Turkey’s President Erdogan.

Published on January 28, 2017 by   ·   No Comments

Prime Minister Theresa May will meet Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan today to discuss regarding the trade and security.

According to her spokeswoman, part of a charm offensive to bolster her hand in negotiations to leave European Union. After meeting Trump and winning his approval and some assurances on economic cooperation, May heads to Ankara to launch a joint working group to prepare the ground for a new trade relationship after Brexit.


Her spokeswoman said that the PM May and the President Erdogan will be discussing a new trade relationship following the UK’s exit from the EU, and they are expected to agree to a strategic security partnership.


As per her words Turkey would be the 13th country to setup a working group on trade with Britain.The UK was 2nd largest destination for Turkish exports in 2015, buying $10.6 billion in goods, according to IMT trade data. Only Germany imports for Turkey.

Readers Comments (0)


COMMENTARY: Climate change is the issue of our time — unless you’re voting in Ontario’s provincial election

May 26, 2018
While most Ontarians agree on the need to do something on climate, they don’t give it the same ...

Tornado warnings for south end of Lake Manitoba cancelled

May 25, 2018
Severe weather is tracking its way through an area along the southwest side of Lake Manitoba. Source: Globalnews

After mother duck leads them to a storm drain, B.C. residents save her ducklings

May 25, 2018
Despite a crow that seemed to be hanging around in the area, the mother duck did not want ...

Open fire ban lifted in Saskatchewan

May 25, 2018
An open fire ban in Saskatchewan has been lifted, but burn restrictions are in place at some provincial ...

Innisfil man charged with stunt driving after going two times the speed limit

May 25, 2018
South Simcoe police have charged an Innisfil man with speeding and stunt driving after he was caught driving ...

Ukrainian couple gives up everything to be with comatose daughter in Regina

May 25, 2018
On March 7, Natalia and Mykolai Padalka received a call: their daughter was in a coma. She had ...

Alouettes receivers unconcerned with uncertainty at quarterback

May 25, 2018
Speculation on who will be the starting quarterback has been the main topic at the Montreal Alouettes camp. Source: ...

City of Regina gives green light to fill hole at Capital Pointe

May 25, 2018
On May 25, the City of Regina announced the green light has been given to fill the hole ...

Man found dead on Tsuut’ina Nation identified, cause of death remains unknown

May 25, 2018
Police say 51-year-old Keith Miles Big Crow was found dead at around 10:30 p.m. on May 6. Source: Globalnews

Calgary-area mayors get ready to talk growth, community, crime on Mayors Day

May 25, 2018
The mayors of Airdrie, Cochrane and Okotoks join 770 CHQR hosts in-studio to discuss their communities on Mayors ...
%d bloggers like this: