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Friday, 12 January 2018 18:00

Philipp Stalder: World leaders to gather in Davos Featured

The today’s press conference of the Swiss Ambassador to Azerbaijan Philipp Stalder was dedicated to the plans for the current year.

According to the Ambassador, “2017 marked the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and Switzerland. The relations are on a high level. We have established close relations also within the framework of the international financial institutions. There is also decline observed in the goods turnover between the two countries. It totaled $200mln this year. It is noteworthy that the goods turnover in 2015 totaled $322mln. A number of official visits are expected in summer of 2018”, he added.

Philipp Stalder said that the 48th World Economic Forum in Davos will take place on January 23-26 with the participation of Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev, US President Donald Trump and Chairman of China Xi Jinping, who confirmed their participation in this forum.

Speaking about the cultural agenda, Philipp Stalder noted that the agenda is very full. Besides, a number of concerts, exhibitions, educational activities will be held both in Baku and in the regions of the country.

Person in charge of the newsline: Fidan Isayeva

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