Date of Holding Azerbaijani-Austrian Business Forum in Baku Fixed

Business Materials 1 December 2006 16:36 (UTC +04:00)

An Austrian business delegation is expected to visit Baku on December 4-5, Trend reports referring to a message spread by the Azerbaijan Economic Development Ministry.

According to the Ministry, the forthcoming mission will include representatives of Austrian enterprises operating in the spheres of machinery engineering, oil and gas, energy, chemical industry, contraction, cargo transportations, telecommunication, information technologies, security systems, etc.

The aim of the forthcoming visit is to get acquainted with the investment and business climate in the country, as well as to hold business meetings with the aim to develop bilateral economic relations between the two countries. A business-forum is expected to be held within the visit.

The Austrian delegation is expected to be headed by the Chancellor of the Austrian Embassy to Russia. Representatives of 19 companies are expected to visit Azerbaijan within the forthcoming visit of the Austrian delegation to Baku.

The Austrian guests have requested to hold meetings with State Bodies Transport Ministry, Economic Development Ministry, Industry and Energy ministry, Agriculture Ministry, State concern Azal, Caspian Shipping Company, etc.