(MENAFN- Trend News Agency) BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 15. The Chairman of the
Management Board of the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) Nikolai
Podguzov expressed hope for Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan, and other
countries to join the bank, trend reports via TASS.
Podguzov made the remark on the sidelines of the conference of
investors - members of the Association of Development Financing
Institutions in Asia and the Pacific (ADFIAP).
Podguzov also said that the EDB and Uzbekistan continue active
negotiations on the country's entry into the list of participants
in the development institution.
"We really communicate with Uzbekistan, and many positions have
been brought closer. So far, this is probably one of the most
realistic candidates for joining the bank," he added.
The EDB is an international financial institution with a charter
capital of $7 billion and the mission to promote economic growth in
its member states, expand their trade and other economic ties and
foster Eurasian integration through investment.
The bank's member states are Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan,
Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and Armenia.
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