Azerbaijan, Turkey, Russia, Iran agree to set up joint IT consortiumStaff Writer |
Middle East Ramin Guluzade, Azerbaijan's IT minister
Azerbaijan, Turkey, Russia and Iran agreed to set up a joint information technologies (IT) consortium, Azerbaijan's ministry of transport, communications and high technologies said.
Ramin Guluzade, Azerbaijan's IT minister, said the joint venture will foster cooperation in satellite communications, postal services and cyber security, and encourage the development of telecommunications infrastructure.
"This is the first four-party meeting of the IT ministers of Azerbaijan, Turkey, Russia and Iran. Azerbaijan proposed to set up a working group in order to develop relations between IT authorities of the four countries," he said.
The second four-party meeting will be held in Iran.
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