BIO Market News
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev received President of the Russian oil company "Rosneft" Igor Sechin on 5 July.
News.az reports with reference to the official website of the President of Azerbaijan that during the meeting, President Ilham Aliyev expressed hope that Igor Sechin’s visit to Azerbaijan will create a good opportunity to discuss further cooperation in oil and gas sector.
The Head of State noted that the two countries have good prospects for cooperation in this area, stressed the need to find new opportunities for further expansion of cooperation.
The head of Rosneft extended greetings of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to President Aliyev.
Igor Sechin said that SOCAR is one of the largest companies in the region, and Rosneft successfully cooperates with SOCAR on the international scene, noted that the expansion of this cooperation has great prospects.
President Ilham Aliyev expressed his gratitude for the greetings of Vladimir Putin and asked to convey his greetings to the President of Russia.
The President noted that during a recent telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin they exchanged views on the prospects of bilateral cooperation.
The Azerbaijani President also noted that the two countries have extensive experience of cooperation in the oil and gas sector, and stressed the importance of expanding cooperation in this field.