Turkey and China

Turkey's second export train arrives in China

The second container train carrying freight from Turkey, consisting of 42 containers each 40 feet long, has arrived in China's Xi'an. The transportation, which plays a key role in rail freight between China and Europe, was …

Turkish FM: Chinese COVID-19 vaccines safe and effective

Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi said that China and Turkey should solemnly commemorate their 50 years of diplomatic ties, deepen political mutual trust and cooperation, and push their relations to a higher level. …

China shuts down its consulate in İzmir amid Uighur row

Chinese Embassy to Turkey has announced that the country’s general-consulate in Izmirwas closed as of Feb. 28 due to general arrangements with regard to consular activities. The move comes amid an ongoing row between Ankara …

China to build third nuclear plant in Turkey

Turkey will cooperate with China to build a third nuclear power plant in the Thrace region northwest of Istanbul, Turkish Energy Minister Fatih Donmez said. Turkish President Tayyip Recep Erdogan …

Turkey and China to cooperate in culture sphere

Turkey has ratified an agreement with China to open a cultural center in this country, the Turkish official newspaper Resmi Gazete reported. In turn, the Chinese cultural center will open in Turkey. The document also envisages …

Beijing ready to consider Turkey in SCO

China is willing to consider any application from Turkey to join the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said. He noted that Turkey is already a dialogue partner …