Bazy said that France was ready to cooperate in the building of nuclear energy plants, which Turkey is planning to build. The Cyprus issue was discussed as well as European Union membership and the Iran crisis.
After meeting State Minister for Economy Ali Babacan, Blazy said, “In the near future France wants to work with Turkey in business areas such as intercommunication, transportation, and above all nuclear energy."
The French minister conveyed the related wishes of French companies when he met Gul and Erdogan, a French diplomat reported.
France is also closely interested in projects such as the Marmaray, the rocket destroyer system, and attack helicopters.