Batik Air has been chosen as an operator for the Kuala-Lumpur – Istanbul Sabiha Gocken Worldwide Airport (KUL-ISG) flight route, with flights to start in October this yr, mentioned Prime Minister Datuk Seri Anwar Ibrahim.
In a posting on his Fb account this morning following his digital assembly with Turkiye President Recep Tayyip Erdogan final evening, Anwar reiterated Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd’s dedication to take a position 200 million British pound (1 British pound=RM5.78) within the Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Worldwide Airport (ISGIA).
The prime minister was accompanied by International Minister Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Kadir in the course of the digital assembly.
In 2022, Malaysia’s whole commerce with Turkiye rose by 12.6 per cent year-on-year to US$4.62 billion (US$1=RM4.56)
In the meantime, the whole commerce surplus stood at US$3.33 billion as Turkiye imports palm oil and palm oil-based agricultural merchandise.
Anwar mentioned in the course of the session, Erdogan gave a transparent dedication to fulfilling his invitation to go to Malaysia within the close to future to additional strengthen the connection between the 2 international locations.
“We have now additionally agreed to fulfill face-to-face in the course of the United Nations Common Meeting in New York, United States subsequent month,” he mentioned. — BERNAMA