Azerbaijan and Egypt to Expand Co-operation in Energy Field: Governor of Egyptian Province

Politics Materials 24 September 2008 18:19 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, 24 September / Trend corr. U.Sadikhova / Prospects of the Azerbaijani and Egyptian relations will be discussed at the highest level in Baku soon. Egyptian President Husni Mubarak plans to visit Azerbaijan at Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev's invitation, Adli Huseyn, the governor of Kalubiye province (Egypt) told Trend in Baku on 24 September.

At present preparations are being held to the Egyptian President's upcoming visit in both countries, the governor said. An exact data of the visit is being coordinated with both presidents' schedule.

Egypt is interested in development of cooperation with Azerbaijan in trade and economic field, as well as in energy field. These issues will be the topic of high-level negotiations, he said.

According to Huseyn, it is planned to expand cooperation between two countries in the field of tourism and industry in future.

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