Ilham Aliyev met with Vladimir Putin in Ashgabat


June 30, Fineko/ President Ilham Aliyev met with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Ashgabat, ABC.AZ reports with reference to the Presidential Administration’s press service.

President Putin recalled the visit of the Russian FM to Baku, said that visits of the PM and the Chairman of the State Duma of the Russian Federation to Azerbaijan were being prepared. Emphasizing that two countries’ relations were gaining momentum and were at a very good level, the Russian leader said that all the discussed issues were being implemented. Putin noted that trade was growing. Last year, growth exceeded 16%, and in the first 3 months of this year, it rose by a further 5.5%. Thus, there is a steady increase in trade turnover.