MP: Azerbaijan should cancel visa regime with Turkey, European countries
Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 19
By Elchin Mehdiyev - Trend:
Azerbaijan should cancel visa regime with Turkey and the countries in Europe, said Gudrat Hasanguliyev, a member of Azerbaijan's parliament.
"This will allow the citizens of these countries to visit Azerbaijan without visas, and spend here currency, thus making contribution to development of tourism," he said at the parliament's extraordinary meeting Jan. 19.
Hasanguliyev added that it is important to accelerate the privatization process in Azerbaijan and a delay is impossible in this matter.
"It is needed to privatize universities and other educational institutions, enterprises in Azerbaijan for reducing burden on the state. It is time to privatize the structures as the Azerishig, Azerigas, AZAL," he said.