Ali Abbasov, the Communications and Information Technologies Minister, received Rino Harnish, the U.S. Ambassador to Azerbaijan, in relation to completion of his diplomatic tenure in the country, Trend reports referring to a news release spread by the Ministry on Tuesday.
During the meeting Harnish expressed satisfaction with the measures taken in the country in IT-technologies, as well as for assistance to U.S.-Azerbaijani Catel JV.
The sides mentioned importance of the signed grant with the U.S. Development and Trade Agency, discussed the visit of the U.S. Minister scheduled for July, signing of memorandum within the visit between the sides, meetings of Abbasov with U.S. IT companies, further cooperation.
Harnish voiced hope for further development of IT sphere in the country. Abbasov stressed that Azerbaijan was interested in the cooperation with U.S. companies.