In the beginning of May the BPcompany on behalf of the partners in oil-and-gas projects in Azerbaijan will open in Baku the Centre of business - support (Enterprise Centre). As it became from the informed sources, the head of the centre is already appointed - it is the BP staff-manager Azer Zejnalov. As president BP Azerbaijan David Vudvord declared earlier, opening of such centre is dictated by intention of the company to support business in republic and to promote active development of the Azerbaijan companies. First of all the new Centre will assist the foreign companies in development of their business in support of large oil-and-gas projects. The centre will render information services in the opportunities of suppliers current and the future opportunities of deliveries, questions of preservation of the environment and the safety precautions, the organization of the meetings previous to tenders. Besides the Centre will be engaged in questions of training of suppliers and granting of consulting services to serve as a place of realization of seminars, conferences and business meetings
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