Finance Minister meets BSTDB President

14-04-2011 | 18:22        


Minister of Finance of Azerbaijan Samir Sharifov met with a visiting delegation led by President of the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank Andrei Kondakov on14 th   April. During the meeting, an exchange of views was made on current relations and directions of future collaboration between Azerbaijan and the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank. Mr. Kondakov said the bank in the charter capital of which Azerbaijan has 5 percent share had financed 14 projects in the country. He states the bank is interested in broadening it activity in Azerbaijan and ready to finance several new projects. Samir Sharifov stressed Azerbaijan attaches great importance to cooperation with international financial institutions as well as the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank. Azerbaijan’s recent socio-economic development is highly appreciated by international credit rating agencies. Bank’s strategy on Azerbaijan on 2011-2014 was also discussed at the meting. It is very important to take into account development of non-oil sector especially agriculture as priority spheres.