Minsk is hosting the Belarusian-Turkish business forum. The economic entities of the two states will discuss the prospects of economic cooperation in a number of areas of mutual interest. They include mechanical engineering, chemical industry, construction, logistics, and IT. The business forum has been organized as part of the current visit of Prime Minister of Turkey to Belarus. Binali Yildirim met with Belarus Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov. Following the talks a number of documents were signed, including agreements on mutual promotion and protection of investments and on cooperation in logistics.