Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr. S.Ilhamgizi /
The editor-in-chief of the newspaper Uch Nogta (Three Dots) , Khoshgadam Hidayatgizi, reported to the Trend Agency that the editors of the Azerbaijani newspapers currently visiting Turkey held a meeting with the Turkish Minister of Transportation, Binali Yildirim, and also the Minister of Energy and Natural Resources, Hilm Gular.
According to the Turkish Minister of Transportation, it is planning to commission the Baku-Nakhchivan-Kars railway within two years. The project will accelerate both development of the countries and the region. The Nabucco project will cause expand of Azerbaijani-Russian economic cooperation. Rise in the oil price will increase the prestige of the Republic of Azerbaijan and turning it to the strongest country in the region. Turkey became the transit country due the significant influence on its economy, the Turkish Minister said.
The Shah Deniz field on the Caspian Sea plays a great role to Turkey, Gular said. The cooperation between Azerbaijan, Turkey and Turkmenistan in the field of oil and gas transition is also very significant. Azerbaijani editors held meetings in the 'Anadolu' news agency to exchange information between both countries' press.