Azerbaijani President receives EBRD president

Baku: President of Azerbaijan llham Aliyev has received delegation led by the President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Suma Chakrabarti.

APA reports that the head of state stressed the cooperation between Azerbaijan and EBRD is successfully developing.

Touching upon the gained achievements, Aliyev noted that though the oil price has declined, it did not influence Azerbaijan’s economy. According to him, visit of EBRD delegation to Azerbaijan creates condition for discussion of issues related to the perspectives of cooperation.

In turn, Chakrabarti said Azerbaijan is a reliable partner and EBRD attaches important to cooperation with this country. He also noted significance of works carried out for development of non-oil sector and economic diversification.

They exchanged opinions on establishment of energy infrastructure of the cooperation between Azerbaijan and EBRD, perspectives in information and communication technologies, transport, agriculture and other spheres.

SOURCE: Azeri Press News Agency