Azerbaijani President designates 2013, as "year of information and communications technology"
Azerbaijan becomes cosmic state
Baku-APA. “Next month Azerbaijan's first telecommunications satellite will be launched. This is an historic event”, - Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said during his speech at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on outcomes of socio-economic development in 2012 and tasks for 2013, held on Tuesday.
"In fact, Azerbaijan becomes a cosmic state, we are engaged in the development of the aerospace industry and a few years ago it was impossible to imagine that the time will come, and Azerbaijan will be in the ranks of cosmic states. However, time is coming, and in the next few days we will celebrate this historic event", - the Head of State said.
Taking into account this event and altogether, the attention given to the field of information and communications technology, President of Azerbaijan designated 2013, as “year of information and communications technology”. "I believe that in 2013 we have achieved even greater success in this field", - Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev said.