By Ayya Lmahamad
Azerbaijan and Moldova discussed the prospects for strengthening economic and trade cooperation, reports Azernews.
The discussion took place during a meeting between Azerbaijani Economy Minister Mikayil Jabbarov and Moldovan Prime Minister Natalia Gavrilita, who is on an official visit to Azerbaijan.
“During the meeting with Moldovan Prime Minister Natalia Gavrilita (@natgavrilita), we discussed the current status and prospects for strengthening #economic-trade cooperation between our countries,” said Mikayil Jabbarov. tweeted.
The minister underlined that Azerbaijan attaches great importance to relations with Moldova and spoke about the potential for strengthening trade and economic cooperation.
Mikayil Jabbarov said there are great opportunities to develop relations between the two countries in the areas of investment, trade, industry, agriculture and others. He drew attention to the work done to develop investment activities in Azerbaijan and invited Moldovan companies to active cooperation.
In turn, Natalia Gavrilita stressed the importance of discussing the expansion of economic ties and outlined the directions for the development of the partnership.
She stressed that Azerbaijan is a reliable partner and expressed the interest of Moldovan companies in the Azerbaijani economy.
In addition, the parties exchanged views on ways to expand trade and economic cooperation.
It should be noted that Moldovan Prime Minister Natalia Gavrilita arrived in Azerbaijan on October 10.
Diplomatic relations between the two countries were established on May 29, 1992. The Embassy of Azerbaijan to Moldova was opened on October 5, 2005, while the Embassy of Moldova to Azerbaijan was opened on November 1, 2005.
A total of fifty-nine documents were signed between the two countries. Trade relations between Azerbaijan and Moldova amounted to $6.2 million in 2021.
Ayya Lmahamad is the journalist of AzerNews, follow her on Twitter: @AyyaLmahamad
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