Environment & Natural Resources Ministry and Azerbaijan Tourism Association outline directions of cooperation


May 11, Fineko/abc.az. The Minister of Environment & Natural Resources suggested to the Azerbaijan Tourism Association (AzTA) to develop the proposals for support of entrepreneurship in the tourism sector.

AzTA informs that Minister Mukhtar Babayev received Association’s head Nahid Bagirov.

"The main purpose of the meeting was to discuss the current state of the tourism industry, particularly, ecological and agricultural tourism, and determine directions of further cooperation," AzTA said.

During the meeting the minister pointed out that the Ministry will introduce new approaches, in particular, importance will be given to representatives of the private sector and the Ministry is already working in this direction and organizes meetings with reps of the private sector.

"The AzTA head told about the role of reps of the private sector in the development of tourism, and additional contributions that can be made. He also stressed the importance of state support. In his turn, the minister suggested to develop a proposal for additional support to entrepreneurs," the Association said in a statement.

AzTA will soon develop and submit the proposals to the Environment & Natural Resources Ministry of Azerbaijan.


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