The event will be co-organized by the Russian Ministry of Economic Development and Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Economy in collaboration with Roscongress Foundation, AzVision.az reports citing AZERTAC.
The Forum’s business programme will open on 22 November with addresses by Russian Minister of Economic Development Maxim Oreshkin and Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Mikayil Jabbarov. The business programme will feature an expanded meeting of the Russia-Azerbaijan and Azerbaijan-Russia business councils as well as four round tables that will discuss the expansion of business cooperation between the regions in the areas of transport infrastructure, agriculture, tourism, and humanitarian affairs.
The Russia-Azerbaijan Interregional Forum is a unique platform for dialogue. In 2018, the Forum brought together more than a thousand representatives of the Russian and Azerbaijani government authorities, public organizations, business community, educational and scientific institutions, and the media. Seventeen agreements were signed on the sidelines of the Forum.