Minister for Industry Karna Bahadur Thapa left Thursday morning for Turkey to take part in the 83rd Izmir International Fair 2014 to be held there from August 20 to September 7.
The fair will be held at the Izmir Kuturpark Exhibition Centre in the Turkish city of Izmir. Thapa is there at the official invitation of Turkey's Minister for Science, Technology and Industry Fikri Isik.
During his visit, Thapa is scheduled to hold bilateral talks with his Turkish counterpart on issued including on a proposal on a Nepal-Turkey Bilateral Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (BIPPA) received from the Turkish side.
Thapa is accompanied by Maheswar Neupane, joint-secretary at the Ministry of Industry. KATHMANDU, August 28 (RSS)