The influx of tourists to Azerbaijan has increased in recent years, the country’s deputy minister of youth and sports, Intigam Babayev, said Thursday, APA reported.
He noted that the international sporting events hosted by Azerbaijan in recent years encouraged the country’s tourism sector.
Azerbaijan is an important part of the world, Babayev said, adding. “Each prestigious sporting event promotes Azerbaijan in the world. The world is currently witnessing Azerbaijan’s development.”