Turkey-Israel business council to convene in Tel Aviv next month
Turkey's Foreign Economic Relations Committee (DEIK) said Turkey-Israeli Business Council which brings together businessmen from the two countries is set to convene next month in Tel Aviv, Anadolu Agency reported.
Israeli Industry and Trade Minister Binyamin Ben Eliezer will attend the meeting and deliver a speech at the opening of the meeting which will take place on December 1.
A large delegation of Turkish businessmen headed by Ekrem Guvendiren, Co-Chairman of the Turkish side of the council is expected to come to Tel Aviv for the meeting. Israeli side of the Council is headed by Menashe Carmon.
Figures of the Foreign Trade Undersecreteriat, show Turkey's exports to Israel in the first nine months of 2010 rose 36.2% year-on-year and reached $1.479 billion while.