Azerbaijan’s accession to WTO to create opportunities for economic growth

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 10

By Sabina Ahmadova - Trend:

The U.S. ambassador to Azerbaijan, Richard Morningstar spoke on Monday at the ADA University on the topic of Azerbaijan's membership to the World Trade Organization (WTO).

The ambassador noted that Azerbaijan's accession to the WTO will create additional opportunities for economic growth.

The diplomat said the WTO membership means more jobs, expansion of trade and investments.

"The U.S. supports Azerbaijan in the accession to this organization," Morningstar said.

He stressed that Azerbaijan should take important steps to become a WTO member and to carry out economic reforms.

Translated by E.A.

Edited by C.N.

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