Tabriz Mayor, Iraj Shahin Baher, met with Aliyannaghi M. Huseynov, the Consul General of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Tabriz in Tabriz Municipality edifice and talked about the various grounds of cooperation between the two sides.
Emphasizing on the necessity of expanding the relations between two cities, Shahin Baher reiterated that both Tabriz and Baku enjoy proper capacities in different areas, including tourism, treatment, medicine and urbanization to name a few .hence, both cities should create opportunities, invest and share their mutual experiences in this regard.
The mayor of Tabriz, referring to the progress of urbanization in Baku in the last two decades, stated that Baku has precious experiences in the field of urban planning and we intend to transfer these experiences to Tabriz and invest in the urban area in Tabriz. In this way, due to the plenty of bilateral commonalities of issues, the results will benefit both parties.
He expressed his willingness in holding Tabriz cultural week in Baku to introduce Tabriz and its culture to the people of Baku. We would also like to invite the people of Baku to visit the Tabriz tourism attractions. In this line, Tabriz-Baku flight has also been activated to boost such aims.
Shahin Baher furthermore noted the high capacity of Tabriz in the shoes and carpet brands and added that Tabriz carpets and rugs are among the most trusted and valid brands that have high worldwide value. In the carpet market, Tabriz is the capital of the hand-woven carpet of the world. We can present Tabriz branded goods in Baku’s exhibitions.
Consul General on his pert asked for more cooperation and interactions between cities of Tabriz and Bake and expressed his readiness to provide the facilities and conditions to achieve the pre-planned programs of two sides.