Nakhchivan and Poldesht establish road connection
Poldesht (Iran) and the village of Shakhtakhty in the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic of Azerbaijan have been connected with a road, Jalil Gofari, administrative head of West Azerbaijan Province, said, 1news.az reports.
The project was realized as part of the memorandum on mutual understanding on expanding economic and cultural cooperation. Bus services will be launched in the near future.
Trade turnover between West Azerbaijan Province and Nakhchivan will rise to $5 million by 2015. Sugar beet exports from Khoye and development of tourism, science and sports are to help achieve the goal.