Azerbaijan begins applying control marks in countering piracy
Baku. Konul Kamilqizi – APA. In order to ensure the implementation of the “Law on ensuring intellectual property rights and combating piracy,” Copyright Agency has began issuing control marks for their attachment to instances of objects of copyright and related rights (audiovisual works, phonograms, computer programs, databases, books).
17:00 28 September
Azerbaijani CEC announces results of constitutional referendum
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu - APA. Azerbaijani Central Election Commission has announced the results of the referendum held in Azerbaijan Sept. 26 to amend the country’s Constitution.
18:42 27 September
Azerbaijan to give subsidy for raw cotton
APA-Economics reports that AZN 0.1 subsidy will be given to the cotton manufacturers for each kilogram of raw cotton sold to the processing enterprises.
18:49 22 September
Azerbaijani gov’t discusses 2017 state budget
According to the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers, delivering keynote speech, Artur Rasizade said that the draft state budget for 2017 has been prepared on the basis of global financial and economic processes, achievements gained as a result of successful economic policy conducted by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. Moreover, factors such as improvement of material well being of the population, provision of defense and security of the state, especially support to non-oil sector have been taken into account while preparing the draft state budget.
18:31 22 September
Azerbaijan to cremate dead bodies of those infected with threatening illness
Baku. Mubariz Aslanov – APA. Azerbaijan to cremate dead bodies of those infected with threatening illness in order to prevent the infection from spreading through soil, Siyavush Novruzov, chairman of the parliamentary Committee on public unions and religious organizations, told APA.
16:55 22 September
State Agency director: Compulsory health insurance to be introduced in most parts of Azerbaijan in 2018 - INTERVIEW
Baku. Farid Mirzayev, Konul Kamilgizi – APA. Interview with Zaur Aliyev, Director of Azerbaijan’s State Agency for Compulsory Medical Insurance under the Cabinet of Ministers
16:07 22 September
Powers of the State Border Service for checking of vehicles, goods and other property eliminated
Ramiz Mikailoglu -APA. Powers of the State Border Service of Azerbaijan for the inspection of vehicles, cargo and other property on the border checkpoints have been eliminated, APA reports.
05:11 22 September
Azerbaijan to create single database of produced goods
APA reports AZN 400,000 was allocated from the President’s Reserve Fund to the Center for Analyses of Economic Reforms and Communications for this purpose.
18:53 21 September
Azerbaijan gov’t receives list of diseases including compulsory health insurance package
Baku. Farid Mirzayev – APA. The list of diseases included in a compulsory health insurance package has been submitted to Azerbaijan’s Cabinet of Ministers, Zaur Aliyev, director of the country’s State Agency for Compulsory Health Insurance told APA on Tuesday.
17:20 20 September
Azerbaijani president signs order on state support to development of sericulture
APA reports subsidy will be allocated to those who engage in cocoon production for each kilogram of fresh cocoons received by enterprises of cocoon processing and silk production.
18:26 15 September
Pirallahi Industrial Park created
APA reports AZN 4 million was allocated from President’s Reserve Fund to the Ministry of Economy to organize the activity of the Park, make that site usable and create the internal and external infrastructure (power and heating power, gas, water, sewerage, communication, transport, fire protection, production, administrative, social and other infrastructural facilities).
18:55 14 September
Azerbaijan grants presidential stipend to students who entered university with high score
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on granting presidential stipend to students who passed university entrance examinations with a high score in the 2016-17 academic year.
18:50 14 September
Strict reforms needed for application of compulsory medical insurance - Azerbaijani deputy PM
Baku – APA. Azerbaijan's State Agency for Compulsory Medical Insurance under the Cabinet of Ministers, with the participation of Deputy Prime Minister Ali Ahmadov, held discussions on Sept.8 about issues on application of compulsory medical insurance.
14:30 09 September
Heads of Silk Way Holding and AZAL withdrawn from Board membership of State Civil Aviation Administration Azerbaijan
According to the decision, Director of State Civil Aviation Administration Arif Mammadov has been appointed as the chairman of Board of the Administration. Board members are: Deputy Director Hajiaga Hajiyev, Executive Director of Interstate Council on Aviation and Use of Airspace Eldar Bagirzade, head of foreign relations department of the Administration Samir Bagirov, head of Licensing and state registry department Fariz Aliyev, head of aviation security department Mubariz Aliyev, head of flight safety oversight department Mukhtar Karimov, head adviser-lawyer Alesger Abdullayev.
16:55 08 September
Turkey cancels winter time change
Baku – APA. The Cabinet of Ministers of Turkey has cancelled winter time change, Turkey's official journal, Resmi Gazete, reported.
10:56 08 September
Azerbaijan to hold national census in 2019
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on conducting a national census in the country in 2019.
18:49 07 September
Azerbaijan considers transplant of organs from dead bodies
Baku. Konul Kamilgizi – APA. Today, there is a great need for kidney transplant operations in Azerbaijan, Fariz Babayev, chief of Hemodialysis Department of Republican Clinic Urological Hospital, told reporters on Wednesday.
13:25 07 September
Azerbaijani president signs order on increase of effectiveness in state-owned companies’ activity
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has issued an order on increase of effectiveness in state-owned legal entities’ activity, APA reports.
18:58 05 September
Azerbaijan lifts one of powers of Cabinet of Ministers
This is according to the presidential decree on amendments to the decree dated 18 January 2016 on additional measures for encouragement of investment, APA reported.
18:57 05 September
Export duty for brass and bronze to be increased 20 times from tomorrow
Baku. Ramiz Mikayiloglu - APA. According to a decision on amendments to the decision#80 of the Cabinet of Ministers dated 12.04.2001 on “Rates of custom duties on export-import operations in the Azerbaijan Republic”, the tax rate for brass and bronze exporting from Azerbaijan will be increased 20 times from tomorrow.
11:45 05 September