- mayor's office
Mr. Cui Wei, the Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Istanbul who started his mission in Istanbul in February 2018, paid a courtesy visit to the Beşiktaş Acting Mayor Mr. Tahir Doğaç.
During the conversation in Doğaç’s office, the common values of the Turkish-Chinese relations throughout the history were emphasized. Mr. Wei said his first mission in Turkey was 22 years ago and now he is really happy to be back here. He mentioned about his love and respect for our great leader Mustafa Kemal Atatürk and said that Atatürk’s revolutions, achievements, ideas and principles are still shown to children as part of the education system in China. He expressed his pleasure for being together with a pro-Atatürk politician.
Mr. Acting Mayor and Mr. Consul General also exchanged ideas on how to improve the social and economic relations between the two countries. In this respect, it was agreed to organize a tree-planting event in the Dünya Barış Park in Beşiktaş on October 1, the National Day of the People’s Republic of China as a symbol of friendship and solidarity between the two nations. Mr. Wei thanked Mr. Doğaç for his time and Mr. Doğaç extended his thanks to Mr. Wei for his kind and sincere visit and they exchanged gifts.