Azerbaijani president receives Swiss Holcim Group company director

Politics Materials 14 April 2009 18:19 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, April 14 / Trend /

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the Swiss Holcim Group Chairman and Director General Marcus Akerman, the Azertaj information agency said.

Azerbaijan experiences an economic development, new jobs have been opening and relevant mesures to protect the environemnt have been taking despite the global financial crisis, President Aliyev said.

President noted that favourbale conditions for attraction of investments and foreign companies have been created in the country. Aliyev stated about Azerbaijan's relaiable partnership and noted the significance of the partnership with Holcim. This cooperation will yield its positive results, the President said.

Akerman expressed satisfaction on company's functioning in Azerbaijan.

The company wants to render assistance to country's development through manufacturing qualified production, investing to the environment and introducing new technologies. "There is a favorable investment climate in Azerbaijan and the company will continue functioning in the country," Akerman said