Top official: Azerbaijan is initiator of large transnational oil and gas projects
Azerbaijan, Baku, Sept. 18 /Trend E. Mehdiyev/
Azerbaijan has been known as the country having rich energy resources among post-Soviet countries, and as the initiator of the ongoing large international projects, Azerbaijani Presidential Administration Social and Political Department Head Ali Hasanov said at the "Oil, Gas and Media" conference, which opened in Baku today.
Hasanov highly assessed holding an international forum of journalists writing on the topic of oil and gas in Baku.
"The reports on Azerbaijan's role in the energy security of the modern world, its hydrocarbon resources in the development of the region, supplying the Caspian oil and gas through alternative routes to the world markets will be heard at the conference," he said.
"We will inform the participants about Azerbaijan's important role in the world as the country with rich energy resources," he added.
Baku hosts the "Oil, Gas and Media" international conference organized by the International Press Institute and supported by the Azerbaijani State Oil Company today.