Russian minister of economic development due in Azerbaijan
Baku, Azerbaijan, Feb. 6
By Taleh Mursagulov – Trend:
Russian Economic Development Minister Maxim Oreshkin will visit Azerbaijan on Feb. 8, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Economy told Trend on Feb. 6.
During the visit, the Azerbaijani and Russian delegations will review the reconstruction of the Yarag-Kazmalar checkpoint, the Samur checkpoint, as well as the construction of an automobile bridge across the Samur river.
"These projects are important for realization of Azerbaijan's transport and transit potential, as well as the creation of favorable conditions for further expansion of cooperation and trade between the two countries," the Azerbaijani Ministry of Economy said.
Moreover, the opportunities for development of the economic cooperation between Azerbaijan and Russia are planned to be discussed in the Hajigabul Industrial Site on Feb. 9 and a foundation of a plant for production of commercial and special-purpose vehicles will be laid upon the joint project between Azermash and GAZ Group.
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