Shaanxi Elite Talents Belt&Road Delegation Visited Azerbaijan from August 17th. to 20th. The delegation held culture exchange activities in Azerbaijan.
Azerbaijan is the last station in Caucasus for the delegation. As an independent country after the disintegration of the Soviet Union, Azerbaijan is not known very well. Many people just know it is located at the seashore of Caspian Sea, and it’s rich in petroleum, as well as an Islamic country of the Soviet Union. During the period of the Soviet Union, Azerbaijan and Russia were two republic which don’t need the fiscal subsidies. On February 6th. 1991, Azerbaijan changed its name to the Republic of Azerbaijan, declared independence on October 18th. 1991.
As early as 2000 years ago, the ancient Silk Road has already connected people both of China and Azerbaijan. Ever since China put forward the Belt&Road Initiative, Azerbaijan always make an active response.