Baku to host summit of ECO heads of state

Azerbaijan will host the 12th Summit of the heads of state of the Economic Cooperation Organization.

Baku to host summit of ECO heads of state

World Bulletin / News Desk

Azerbaijan will host the 12th Summit of the heads of state of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO).

According to a statement released from ECO, the 12th summit will take place in Baku on October 16 with the attendance of member countries' presidents.

Before the summit of presidents, they announced that they will be holding the 20th Meeting of the Council of Ministers (COM) of ECO on October 13 and 14.

Reports of ECO on transport, trade, energy, environment and agriculture covering the period of 2011- 2012 will be presented at the ECO member states' leaders summit and exchange of ideas for the period of 2012-2013 and adoption of the decisions over the new initiatives will be covered.

ECO was set up for developing the regional economic cooperation under the leadership of Turkey, Iran and Pakistan in 1985. Later on, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan became member states.

Last Mod: 13 Ağustos 2012, 17:19
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