Lukashenka about visit to Asia: mutual trade reached $0.5bn
Belarus leader encourages visiting Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu to boost trade
Talking to Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu on a visit in Minsk on Friday, Alyaksandr Lukashenka claimed that "the scanty turnout between the two nations" was unacceptable. He recalled his recent trip to Southeast Asia (Indonesia, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates).
"The contracts signed during the visits have increased our turnout to $0.5 billion. There is nothing like this in our trade with Turkey, yet your country is quite close to us," state news agenct BelTA quotes Lukashenka as saying.
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