Ilham Aliyev meets Saudi energy minister in Davos (PHOTO) (UPDATE)
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Baku, Azerbaijan, Jan. 18
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev met with Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Khalid Al-Falih in Davos, Switzerland Jan. 18.
The minister hailed Saudi Arabia-Azerbaijan cooperation as excellent and expressed his hope that bilateral cooperation between the two countries will be further expanded.
He underlined the importance of successful reforms carried out in Azerbaijan under the leadership of President Aliyev.
President Aliyev recalled with pleasure his visit to Saudi Arabia, saying the two countries enjoy brotherly relations.
The sides exchanged views on a number of issues, including Saudi Arabia’s making investments in Azerbaijan, cooperation between Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources and Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Energy, and implementation of joint projects between Saudi Aramco and SOCAR both in the region and other countries.