Exploring the Mimar Sinan Organized Industry Zone in the province of Kayseri, his hometown, President Gül mentioned the industry zones as one of the areas Turkey is the most successful in.
The President, sharing his happiness that the industry zones in the country are equipped with the most modern technology, said activities such as industrial, commercial and agricultural ones should be conducted as per the contemporary needs, which he noted will enhance the effectiveness but decrease costs, referring to the state’s corroboration for such industrial zones with huge factories as well as small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs).
The President further maintained that Abdullah Gül University, which is close to the Mimar Sinan Industry Zone, will be a university that is technology-oriented, so he said there should be cooperation between the industry zones and the four universities in Kayseri.
President Gül afterwards inspected the construction of the foreign languages building of Abdullah Gül University, named after him.
President Gül met with industrialists, businessmen and representatives of NGOs during dinner as well.