Turkey Announces Investment Incentives for U.S. at Upcoming Conferences

THE "INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES IN TURKEY" CONFERENCES WILL KICK OFF JAN. 22, 2013 AT THE LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER. FOR RESERVATIONS CONTACT 1 323 852 1894 OR LOSANGELES@ECONOMY.GOV.TR

Jan 14, 2013, 09:35 ET from The Office of the Commercial Attache of Turkey

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Turkish Consulate General in Los Angeles and the Office of the Commercial Attache will host a one-day conference on "Investment Opportunities in Turkey" on January 22, 2013 at The Convention Center in Los Angeles, California. The event is part of a series of conferences in San Francisco and Seattle aimed at encouraging greater investment by US companies in a variety of markets in Turkey.

The conferences will feature Mr. Ibrahim Uslu, Director General of Incentive Implementation and Foreign Investment at the Ministry of Economy in Turkey and a team of officials from Turkey. The speakers will give reports on a variety of Turkish markets and introduce new government incentives and regulations.

"Half of Turkey's population is under 30 years of age and Turkey is one of the fastest growing economies of the world," said Gurkan Suzer, the Commercial Attache for Turkey in Los Angeles. "Despite the financial turmoil around the world, Turkey offers great investment opportunities," he added.

Attendees will include US investment consultants, representatives of banks and financial institutions, faculty members at business schools, and representatives of major companies in Los Angeles.

LOS ANGELES CONFERENCE DETAILS


Date:

January 22, 2013

Time:

7:30 am Networking Breakfast


8:00 am Conference

Address:

The Los Angeles Convention Center


Hall 403 B


1201, South Figueroa Street


Los Angeles, CA 90015


For reservations and further information please contact losangeles@economy.gov.tr or call 1 323 852 1894.


Details for the other areas are as follows:


SAN FRANCISCO


Date:

January 23, 2013

Time:

9:00 am

Address:

Hilton Hotel,


Financial District


780 Kearny Street,


San Francisco, CA 94108

Reservations:

sanfrancisco@economy.gov.tr


SEATTLE


Date:

January 25, 2013

Time:

9:00 am

Address:

Fairmont Hotel,


Metropolitan Room


411 University Street Seattle


WA 98101

Reservations:

seattle@economy.gov.tr


Media queries and interview requests are welcome.

SOURCE The Office of the Commercial Attache of Turkey