Azerbaijan to host groundbreaking ceremony for Astara railway bridge
Baku, Azerbaijan, Apr. 19
By Anvar Mammadov - Trend:
A groundbreaking ceremony will be held in the Azerbaijani city of Astara Apr. 20 for construction of a railroad bridge over the Astara River.
After the ceremony, a meeting will be held between the Azerbaijani and Iranian delegations.
The Azerbaijani delegation will be led by the Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev, while Iran's Communication and Information Technology Minister Mahmoud Vaezi will lead the Iranian delegation.
Mustafayev and Vaezi are the chairmen of the Azerbaijan-Iran Intergovernmental Commission for Economic, Trade and Humanitarian Cooperation.
The bridge over the Astara River will be built jointly according to an agreement signed between the Azerbaijani and Iranian sides.
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