Following the Advisory Committee Meeting of the Ministry of Trade, which TİM President İsmail Gülle also attended, the emphasis was on unity and solidarity in the economy.
In the declaration issued after the first Advisory Meeting of the Ministry of Trade held under the chairmanship of Minister of Trade Mrs. Ruhsar Pekcan, was said "With unity and solidarity, there is no obstacle that we cannot overcome, no threat that we cannot avoid and no competitor that we cannot deal with.”
“For this reason, from employees to employers and from tradesmen to architects, today we are creating a new advisory committee containing the experience, power and vision of our business and bureaucracy.” Mrs. Pekcan said.
The first Advisory Committee Meeting of the Ministry of Trade was held under the chairmanship of Mrs. Ruhsar Pekcan, the Minister of Trade. At the meeting held in the Ministry, opinions and recommendations of non-governmental organizations were evaluated while the structure and function of the Advisory Committee to be regularly gathered in the forthcoming period were determined. According to the topic to be addressed, special workshops can be established in the Advisory Committee, which will be held every month under the coordination of the Ministry of Trade, with the participation of experts from the public/private sectors and academic world. The workshops will present their works to the Advisory Committee. The committee aims at contributing to Turkey's development and growth by bringing all stakeholders of the economy together and identifying policies by addressing problems and proposals for solutions by communicating with non-governmental organizations.
The meeting was held under the chairmanship of Ruhsar Pekcan, the Minister of Trade with the participation of TİM President İsmail Gülle, TOBB President Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu, TESK President Bendevi Palandöken, DEİK President Nail Olpak, TÜSİAD President Erol Bilecik, MÜSİAD President Abdurrahman Kaan and TMB President Mithat Yenigün.