“The UK and Azerbaijan have a longstanding relationship that extends beyond the commercial and energy field. We have strong links between our people and now we are an independent trading nation, these will only go from strength to strength," said UK DIT Minister for Exports and Parliamentary Undersecretary Graham Stuart MP APA reports.
“I look forward to meeting President Aliyev and attending the UK-Azerbaijan Joint Intergovernmental Commission, which will help us to strengthen our ties in non-oil and gas sectors, as we support Azerbaijan in its transition to renewable energy.”
Minister Stuart will also meet with the Minister of Education to discuss the successful work the British Council is doing in education and culture by sharing British expertise. The Minister will also meet with UK alumni who are representing broad range of fields in the public and commercial sector.