“Transport sector has been declared priority in Azerbaijan,” Deputy Minister of Transport, Communication and High Technologies Elmir Valizade said at the panel of the Tbilisi Silk Way Forum on ‘The Future of Energy’, Report informs.

According to him, all fields of transport were developed in the past fifteen years: “Roads meeting high standards are being constructed in the country. We already have a road connecting Azerbaijan with Georgia. Works are being carried out on development of roads towards Iran. Such a new road is being constructed towards Russia.”