PM Đukanović visits Baku: Portonovi project will boost cooperation between Montenegro and Azerbaijan


    Baku, Azerbaijan (18 September 2014) – During his official visit to Azerbaijan, Prime Minister Milo Đukanović met with President Ilham Aliyev earlier today.

    The meeting underlined good partnership and friendly relations between the two states, based on dynamic and open political dialogue, and successful economic cooperation. In that regard, PM Đukanović thanked President Aliyev for the continued support which Azerbaijan provides to Montenegro, as a significant impulse for further economic development of the country.

    Montenegro and Azerbaijan have developed good bilateral relations in every field and have achieved notable cooperation results, PM Đukanović highlighted. The Portonovi project in Kumbor testifies of good cooperation established between the two countries, having in mind that this project is one of the biggest Azerbaijani investments in the Montenegrin tourism, PM Đukanović added.

    The meeting also discussed the cooperation in the banking sector and energy, particularly the construction of the Southern Gas Corridor.

    Source: Government of Montenegro