Azerbaijan, Baku, Oct. 10 / Trend A. Akhundov /
Azerbaijan and Hungary signed a protocol following the third session of the intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Economic Development said on Wednesday.
The document was signed by co-chairmen of the intergovernmental commission - Azerbaijani Minister of Economic Development Shahin Mustafayev and Hungarian State Secretary Peter Szijjarto.
The agreement on cooperation in the fields of education, science and culture was signed during the meeting.
The sides have held discussions in the fields of industry, agriculture, construction, transport, mutual investment, information and communication technologies, trade, science, education, tourism, culture and environment.
Mustafayev said that the relations in economic and cultural fields between the two countries are developing successfully.
"At present, a strong legal basis has been created for cooperation between Azerbaijan and Hungary," Mustafayev said. "The two countries signed some 30 documents on various areas of cooperation."
Szijjarto said that Hungary attaches great importance to the development of relations with Azerbaijan and is interested in expanding the cooperation with it.