German ambassador to Azerbaijan visited Azerbaijan Railways
A meeting with German Ambassador to Azerbaijan Dr. Wolfgang Manig was held at the Azerbaijan Railways CJSC.
Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov spoke about the recent reforms in the Azerbaijan railways, the work done to implement international transport corridors, and future tasks.
The meeting discussed the role of the North-South International Transport Corridor, development strategy, passenger and cargo transportation along the international transport corridor, and cooperation with the participating countries in this direction. It was noted that this corridor will play an important role in the development of other countries in the region, which increase trade turnover by carrying out export-import operations along this route, and expand economic ties.
The Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC said that the tender process is underway to purchase the work on the renewal of the contact network on the railways, the design and reconstruction of the communication and signaling system, the energy sector. It was noted that the German company also participated in the tender.
It was reported that Azerbaijan Railways CJSC cooperates with world-famous companies in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
Ambassador Dr. Wolfgang Manig gave detailed information about the history and stages of development of German Railways JSC. He noted that German companies are interested in expanding bilateral relations and investing in railway projects in Azerbaijan.
Prospects and possible directions of mutual cooperation were discussed at the meeting.