Azerbaijan, Moldova may hold next economic co-op meeting
Baku, Azerbaijan, Nov. 21
By Seba Aghayeva – Trend:
The governments of Azerbaijan and Moldova are considering the possibility to convene the next intergovernmental commission meeting between the two countries in December 2016, a diplomatic source told Trend.
The meeting of the commission will take place in Baku , according to the source.
The meeting of the intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation and a business forum to be held in the near future will contribute to the expansion of cooperation between the two countries in the spheres of energy, transport and tourism.
The parties intend to consider aspects of using the trade and economic potential provided by the Association Agreement and the establishment of the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area between Moldova and the EU, as well as the need to resume the full introduction of the provisions of the CIS Free Trade Agreement.
The previous meeting of Azerbaijan-Moldova intergovernmental commission on economic cooperation was held in April 2012 in the city of Chisinau .
First Deputy Prime Minister Yaqub Eyyubov, who represents Azerbaijan , and deputy prime minister, minister of economy Octavian Calmic, who represents Moldova , are the co-chairmen of the commission.