President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin sent greetings to the participants of the Eighth Russian-Azerbaijani Interregional Forum
In September 28, 2017, Minister of Economic Development of the Russian Federation Maxim Oreshkin, opening the plenary session of the Eighth Russian-Azerbaijani Interregional Forum, read out the greeting of the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin to the participants of the event.
"Your forum, which unites representatives of government authorities, business structures, civil society institutions, expert circles, plays an important role in developing a strategic partnership between Russia and Azerbaijan, facilitates effective implementation of the serious potential of bilateral cooperation.
You are going to consider strengthening our cooperation in industry and agriculture, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, analyzing the possibilities of increasing tourism flows and youth exchanges, and offering interesting, meaningful projects related to education, science and sports.
I am confident that the decisions and recommendations developed during the open constructive discussions will be in demand in practice.
I wish you fruitful communication, achievement of the intended goals and all the best", the greeting says.