Chapter 17 on Economic and Monetary Policy will be opened ”soon”, according to Turkey’s Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu.
The European Union supports opening new chapters on Turkey’s accession into the 28-nation-bloc, the President of the European Council Donald Tusk has said.
Out of 35 chapters, 14 chapters have been opened and 17 remain blocked, including Chapter 17 on Economic and Monetary Policy and Chapter 26 on Education and Culture, Turkey’s Minister of European Affairs and Chief Negotiator Volkan Bozkir said on Nov.11 2014.
Davutoglu and Tusk also discussed the updating of the customs union, visa liberation process and future of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP).
Full article: EU to open new chapters on Turkey accession ‘soon’ (World Bulletin)