Azerbaijan and Iran discussed financing of construction of railway line Rasht-Astara

12.01.2018,11:16


January 12, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijani Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev has received Javad Jahangirzadeh, the Ambassador of Iran to Azerbaijan.

The Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan informs that during the meeting the parties discussed the expected visit of the Azerbaijani delegation to Iran.

"The parties also covered the question of holding the 12th meeting of Iran-Azerbaijan Intergovernmental Commission and the issue of financing the construction of railway line Rasht-Astara, part of transport corridor North-South," the MoE reported.

Minister Mustafayev is co-chair of the Iran-Azerbaijan Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Trade & Humanitarian Cooperation.