An action plan on development of tourism in Azerbaijan, developed by the US experts with financial support from the Department of State will be submitted to the President shortly, the Ministry of Youth, Sports and
Experts of the US Agency for Development of Trade have visited Azerbaijan and prepared a report on investment opportunities of Azerbaijan. Over a half-year stay in Azerbaijan the experts toured the regions of the country with more potential for development in this sphere and collected materials, which were used while drafting a master plan on development of tourism in Azerbaijan.
The project was developed by Caspian Invest Group. After the adoption of the document the tourist potential of Azerbaijan will increase, the Ministry said. All efforts were directed at boosting the tourism in the non-oil sector and ensuring it a deserved place in poverty reduction in the country.