TODAY.AZ / Business

Baku hosts meeting of Parliamentary Assembly of Black Sea Economic Cooperation

05 May 2015 [15:37] - TODAY.AZ

The 45th meeting of the Commission on Legal and Political Affairs of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (PABSEC) is being held in Baku May 5.

Commission Chairman Michael Emelyanov informed attendees about the agenda of the meeting and also said that the issue of appointment of a new head of the commission will be considered.

During his speech, he noted the dynamic development of Azerbaijan.

Speaking at the meeting, Vice-Speaker of the Milli Majlis (Parliament) of Azerbaijan Valeh Alasgarov said that Azerbaijan is working on a high level with all the countries represented in the Organization of Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC), with the exception of Armenia.

Saying that the projects implemented in the region are the result of cooperation between Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey, Alasgarov went on to add that Azerbaijan considers equitable and effective cooperation with each country important.

Recalling that the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway will be commissioned at the end of 2015, Vice-Speaker said that cargo transportations from Beijing to London will become possible with its opening. “Cooperation within the BSEC has also played its role in these projects. Therefore, Azerbaijan is interested in development of cooperation within this organization,” said Alasgarov.

/By Trend/


Print version

Views: 1257

Connect with us. Get latest news and updates.

Recommend news to friend

  • Your name:
  • Your e-mail:
  • Friend's name:
  • Friend's e-mail: