On September 28, 2018, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the State of Qatar Rashad Ismayilov held a meeting with the Minister of Municipality and Environment of Qatar Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Rumaihi.
The meeting focused on the work carried out in Azerbaijan in the non-oil sector, in particular, in the field of agriculture and the existing potential in this area. The ambassador noted the importance of signing the relevant cooperation agreements in the field of ecology and agriculture during the mutual visits of the State Heads of Azerbaijan and Qatar, adding that there are broad prospects for cooperation in these spheres.
The ambassador also pointed out that the strategic position of the Republic of Azerbaijan, the current political and economic stability in the country, the legislation on foreign investment, tax discounts for agricultural producers, as well as the rich natural resources, climatic conditions and other factors makes investment in the country's agricultural sector more attractive.
Minister Mohammed bin Abdullah Al Rumaihi noted that Qatar is interested in developing cooperation with Azerbaijan in the field of ecology and agriculture and expressed readiness to support the expansion of relations in this field.