Turkey and Malaysia will sign various deals to strengthen cooperation, notably in defense sector, Turkey’s Industry and Technology Minister Mustafa Varank said on Wednesday.

“These steps will return to both countries as added value, both through trade growth and technology transfer,” Varank told Anadolu Agency during his visit to Qatar for preparatory meeting ahead of 2019 Kuala Lumpur Summit.

Thrilling projects will come to life during the summit, he added.

Ministers from Turkey, Malaysia, Qatar, Indonesia and Pakistan gathered in Doha days before Kuala Lumpur Summit which will be held to revitalize the economic and social aspects of Islamic

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