The Bulgarian Prime Minister is holding talks with Turkish President Erdoğan in Antalya

Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov held talks with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on March 12 on the sidelines of the Antalya Diplomacy Forum, the Bulgarian government said in a statement.

Highlights of the talks are the good-neighborly relations between Bulgaria and Turkey, as well as the desire for more active cooperation in the energy, economy, infrastructure and defense sectors, the statement said.

Petkov and Erdoğan noted the progress and good work done during the bilateral meetings of transport ministers and efforts to ease border traffic, the statement said.

The two leaders discussed ways to improve transport links and build and improve road links, including between Plovdiv and Istanbul.

The statement said Erdoğan congratulated Petkov on the Bulgarian government‘s will to fight corruption and reform the judiciary. The two agreed that these policies will attract more investors.


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