Dushanbe, February 19, AZERTAC
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Tajikistan Abbasali Hasanov has met with the Vice-President of the Academy of Sciences Karomatullo Olimov.
During the meeting, the sides discussed implementation of the agreements on cooperation between the two countries’ Science Academies signed by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in his visit to this country on October 2014.
The sides noted that there is an urgent need for exchange of the copies of manuscripts in Persian and Turkish languages, joint work of scholars from both countries on a number of artifacts and manuscripts, mutual attendance of Azerbaijani and Tajik scientists in conferences and scientific symposiums and establishing cooperation in other areas.
Olimov noted that he is well aware of the Azerbaijani oriental scholars’ researches since the Soviet times, stressing the importance of creating cooperation in this area. He recalled his visit to Azerbaijan as Tajik Minister of Culture at the Meeting of Ministers of Culture of the Commonwealth of Independent States and meeting with national leader Heydar Aliyev. Olimov noted that he is an author of articles on prominent Azerbaijani poets Nizami Ganjavi and Mahammadhussein Shahriyar.
Special correspondent of AZERTAC