Turkey’s Gul honors PM Sharif with Democracy Award

ANKARA: Turkish President Abdullah Gul on Tuesday conferred prestigious Democracy Award on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at an impressive ceremony in Ankara.

Speaking on this occasion, Prime Minister Sharif said that ties between Pakistan and Turkey were gradually improving. He said that Pakistan has enormous investment opportunities for Turkish businessmen.

“We want to further boost trade and economic ties with Turkey,” he said, adding that two countries enjoy brotherly and friendly relations.

PM Sharif is on a three-day official visit to Turkey.