Azerbaijan to sign agreement on tourism with Russia in 2006 Ministry of Culture and Tourism

Society Materials 19 April 2006 15:20 (UTC +04:00)

We hope an agreement will be signed in 2006 between Azerbaijan and Russia on cooperation in tourism sphere, reportedly said Elchin Gafarov, head of foreign tourism sector, Ministry of Culture and Tourism, speaking at the news conference dedicated to opening of 5th jubilee exhibition Tourism and traveling.

В"We keep working on the agreement draft and I think the agreement will be signed by the end of this year, which is declared the year of Russia in AzerbaijanВ", - Gafarli said.

Alongside, the official said a group of representatives of Russian media would visit Baku in May 2006 to cover the actions dedicated to the year of Russia in Azerbaijan. В"This visit will contribute to covering issues regarding Azerbaijan tourist sectorВ",- Azeri official concluded.