Baku, September 7 (AZERTAC). Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfaz Garayev on Thursday met Iranian vice president in charge of cultural heritage Sayed Hasan Mousavi, who is here to participate in the Flavours of the Silk Road: International Conference on Food, Culture and Tourism conference.
They exchanged views on development of relations in the tourism and cultural heritage spheres.
Noting the ancient roots of cultural relations between the two countries` peoples, Sayed Hasan Mousavi said that these close ties played an important role in deepening cooperation.
He also underlined that Iran was interested in development of relations in tourism sphere and intensification of the reciprocal visits with Azerbaijan.
Abulfaz Garayev, in turn, stressed importance of establishment of working groups between the companies acting in the tourism sphere and formation of the cooperative environment.