2nd meeting of Azeri-Swiss intergov'l commission postponed
The government of Azerbaijan and Switzerland agreed upon postponement of the second intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation from 10 to 15 March, Trend reports citing Heydar Babayev, the Minister for Economic Development, as stating on Thursday.
The co-chairs of the commission are Heydar Babyev and Yorg Al Rading, the head of the bilateral economic relationships division of the State Secretariat in economic issues.
The Azerbaijani government will hold a presentation of the countrys investment opportunities in Zurich on 16 March.
The Azerbaijani-Swiss investment forum is organized by the Azerbaijani Fund of Export and Investments (AZPROMO), the Azerbaijani embassy in Switzerland and Swiss organization for facilitating Sofi investments.
The workshop targets introducing Azerbaijan to Swiss businessmen РђР·РµСЂР±Р°Р№РґР¶Р°РЅР° and government as a reliable business-partner. According to head of AZPROMO, Emil Majidov, the fund has been cooperating with Swiss organization since 2003 when a memorandum on mutual understanding was signed. At the same year Sofi organized the first investment in Azerbaijan.