President Hassan Rouhani, in a meeting with his Azerbaijan Republic counterpart President Ilham Alyiev in Davos, Switzerland, discussed issues of mutual interest with him.
The president told Alyiev that Iran and Azerbaijan Republic are similar in many ways, adding that the two countries have many commonalities and progress of Azerbaijan Republic is very important for Iran.
President Rouhani called for more trade and economic relations between Tehran and Baku, adding that Iran is ready to transfer its experiences in different fields including petroleum and petrochemicals to Azerbaijan Republic.
President Alyiev, for his part, congratulated President Rouhani onhis election and said common points between the two countries inculture, religion, and social affairs are strong points in bilateral relations.
The two presidents also officially invited each other to visit Tehran and Baku.