Azerbaijani president receives credentials of incoming Korean ambassador
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 10
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the credentials of the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea Kim Chang-gyu Nov. 10.
Kim Chang-gyu handed his credentials to President Aliyev. The head of state then held a conversation with the ambassador.
Stressing that Azerbaijan wants to expand friendly relations with the Republic of Korea, the president said that along with construction and other traditional spheres, there were new directions of cooperation between the two countries.
President Aliyev emphasized the role of high-level reciprocal visits in strengthening the bilateral ties. Touching upon the mutual investment making, the president noted that Azerbaijan wants that more Korean companies operate in the country.
The president said that there were good opportunities in Azerbaijan for investment making.z President Aliyev expressed hope that during his tenure the ambassador would spare no efforts to contribute to the further expansion of the bilateral relations.
The ambassador hailed the role of National Leader Heydar Aliyev in Azerbaijan`s gaining high accomplishments, and congratulated President Aliyev and the people of Azerbaijan on the achievements made. He said that ongoing rapid development processes in Azerbaijan left deep impressions on him. The ambassador noted that during his diplomatic activity he would spare no efforts to fulfill instructions of the Korean and Azerbaijani leaders to develop the bilateral ties even further.
During the meeting, the sides exchanged views over the issues of the development of cooperation between the two countries in investment making and high technologies, and industrial, agricultural, educational, healthcare, cultural and other areas.