The USA Agency on trade and development (USTDA) plans to expand assistance to Azerbaijan. According to the AgencyвЂ™s Director on Euro-Asia Daniel Stein, expanding of the assistance is expected in a new fiscal year, which starts on 1 October 2005, Trend reports.
"Contracts with the Azerbaijani agencies and ministries show the availability of the potential for extending relations.
We have currently expanded operations beyond the oil and gas sector, collaborating with the Ministries of Economic Development, Communications and Information Technologies, Youth, Sport and Tourism. Our goal is to ensure further dynamic development of Azerbaijan after lowering of oil revenuesвЂќ, Stein noted.