Turkey and China

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 …