Turkish Vice-Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Abdullah Gul will be leading a combined governmental/business delegation at today's working visit to Macedonia.
Gul's visiting agenda includes meetings with President Branko Crvenkovski, Parliament Speaker Ljubisha Georgievski and Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski.
The talks will focus on the modalities of stepping up the cooperation in many areas, particularly in economics.
The interlocutors are expected to reaffirm the high level of friendly relations between the two countries, the shared commitment for membership in EU and Turkey's preparedness to continue supporting Macedonia's NATO bid, Macedonian Foreign Ministry announced on Tuesday.
Memoranda on cooperation for training of diplomatic staff and on cooperation in environment field are due to be signed in the course of the Minister Gul's visit which is coming upon invitation of the Macedonian Foreign Minister Antonio Miloshoski.