He Guoqiang said he was visiting for friendship and cooperation, and China valued its relationship with Azerbaijan, respected the way of development that Azerbaijan has chosen according to its own situation. He appreciated Azerbaijan's adherence to the one-China policy.
He said China and Azerbaijan were complementary in economy, and have bright prospects for further cooperation.
He proposed the two governments create a better environment for cooperation among businesses to increase mutual investment and improve commodity structure in order to advance trade and lay the foundation for bilateral relations.
Also on Wednesday, He met with Oktay Asadov, chairman of the National Assembly of Azerbaijan. He stressed that the exchanges between parties and parliaments were important components of bilateral ties. He expressed gratitude for the contributions by Azerbaijan parliament members to the friendly cooperation between the two countries.
Asadov said Azerbaijan's national assembly would contribute to enhancing relations with China. Source: Xinhua 【1】 【2】