Azerbaijan, Lithuania discuss cooperation prospects
Azerbaijan, Baku, May 26 / Trend /
The first meeting of the Azerbaijani-Lithuanian intergovernmental commission for cooperation was held in Vilnius on Wednesday, the Lithuanian Embassy in Azerbaijan said.
During the meeting they discussed issues related to economic cooperation between countries, as well as other relevant issues.
From the Azerbaijani side the commission is headed by Minister of Taxes Fazil Mammadov, the Lithuanian - Minister of Foreign Affairs Audronius Azubalis.
Mammadov met with Lithuanian Prime Minister Andrius Kubilius and foreign minister Audronius Azubalis, the report said. Besides discussing issues related to economic cooperation, Ministers exchanged views on the importance of bilateral investment cooperation in the fields of information technology, environment, health and social protection.
Trade turnover between Azerbaijan and Lithuania in January-March of this year totaled 2.1 million, reducing by 30.7 percent.