Azerbaijan, Baku, Aug.7 /Trend A.Hasanov/
Different directions of the economic development of Azerbaijan were discussed at a meeting of the Minister of Finance Samir Sharifov with the new regional director of the World Bank (WB) for the South Caucasus Henry Kareli, the Ministry of Finance said on Tuesday.
"The meeting also discussed the current status of projects financed by the World Bank, including in agriculture, health, infrastructure and other areas," the statement said.
The sides noted the good level of mutual cooperation and exchanged views on the achievements of Azerbaijan in recent years and work in the future, the statement said.
The visit of the new Regional Director of the World Bank in Azerbaijan began on Monday and will continue until August 10. Today, he also held a meeting at the State Securities Committee of Azerbaijan.