Meetings of Azerbaijani, Serbian businessmen to be held soon
Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb. 14 / Trend M.Aliyev /
Meetings aimed at cooperation of Azerbaijani and Serbian businessmen will begin soon, Azerbaijani Economic Development Minister Shahin Mustafayev said on activity dedicated to the Statehood Day of Serbia on Tuesday.
"Cooperation between Azerbaijan and Serbia is strategic and it successfully develops," he said. The minister stressed establishment of joint commission on bilateral cooperation for development of relations between Azerbaijan and Serbia and noted that the first meeting of this commission was held last year. Mr Mustafayev said trade turnover between the two countries increased by 55 per cent in 2011.
Serbian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Zoran Vayovic said that diplomatic relations between Serbia and Azerbaijan were established in 1997 and stressed that fruitful cooperation between the countries have been established over the past years. He also noted Serbia and Azerbaijan have always spoken from the same positions in following international legal acts in issue of territorial integrity.