On October 26, the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received the delegation of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) headed by the Director Karin Rautal.
The State Head expressed his satisfaction with the projects realized by the bank in the country. According to Aliyev, developing the regions and non-oil sector is the priority in the policy of the Azerbaijani Government. He voiced his confidence that the co-operation with the EBRD will make contributions to the economic development of the country.
Rautal stressed that the visit aims to be familiarized and obtain full information with the socio-economical development of the country. Conducting meetings, visiting regions including Sangachal terminal allows to more closely get familiarized with the successes achieved in Azerbaijan, the EBRD Director spelled out. According to Rautal, big successes have been achieved in many spheres and large projects are realized in Azerbaijan. EBRD is ready to co-operate with Azerbaijan in implementation of economical projects, she added.