Executive director of Cisco Systems meets with Azeri Communications Minister

ICT Materials 29 June 2006 13:08 (UTC +04:00)

The President and Executive Director of Cisco Systems, John T.Chambers, will pay a short-term visit to Baku. on 29 June he had a meeting with Ali Abbasov, the Azerbaijani Minister for Communications and Information Technologies, the Ministry told Trend.

During the meeting the Minister informed Chambers about reforms and projects in the sphere of information technologies, in particular, the state program on Electron Azerbaijan. he underlined the favorable state of cooperation under the special economic zone on high technologies and spoke about the opportunities

in investing in this sphere.

Head of Cisco Systems noted that he estimates the IT sector of Azerbaijan more perspective.

He explained his tour of Azerbaijan with interests in the expansion of cooperation. There is enough stable situation in Azerbaijan.

Chambers regarded Azerbaijan as one of attractive countries of the region from the aspect of investing and ready for application of any innovation.

He is scheduled to hold a meeting with the Azerbaijani Minister for Economic Development, Heydar Babayev.