State Program on Development of Inclusive Education for People with Disabilities approved
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Alliyev has issued an order on approval of the State Program on Development of Inclusive Education for People with Disabilities in 2018-2024.
19:56 14 December
Number of assistants to Azerbaijani PM reduced
The number of assistants to Azerbaijan’s Prime Minister Artur Rasizade was reduced from 7 to 3.
18:02 13 December
Azerbaijan commemorates 14th anniversary of Heydar Aliyev’s death
Today, Azerbaijan commemorates the 14th anniversary of the death of national leader Heydar Aliyev.
00:01 12 December
Process of obtaining state registration for real estate simplified in Azerbaijan
The Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan has amended the "Procedural Rules for Accepting, Verifying and Obtaining Documents for State Registration of Rights to Real Estate," APA reports
05:08 09 December
Customs duty of raw silk increased tenfold
Since January 1, 2018 customs duties on import of silkworm cocoon suitable for reeling, untwisted raw silk and silk thread packed not for retail sale will be increased tenfold.
15:58 08 December
Azerbaijan specifies non-working days for next year's holidays
The Cabinet of Ministers has issued a decision with regard to the holidays of Nowruz, Eid-ul-Fitr, and Eid-al-Adha.
18:31 07 December
Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa replaces ministers after outcry
Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has replaced two ministers, two days after announcing his cabinet, APA reports quoting BBC.
04:36 03 December
Azerbaijani PM chairs meeting of Cabinet of Ministers
Minister of Cabinet held a meeting under the chairmanship of PM Artur Rasizade on discussion of working plan for the next year, press service of the Cabinet of Ministers reported.
17:00 30 November
Industrial district to be built in Azerbaijan's Sabirabad
Baku – APA. President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued an order on creation of an industrial district in Sabirabad.
18:32 27 November
Azerbaijan announces new customs duties for import of wheat, rice and corn
The customs duties for import of wheat, rice and corn will be changed from January 1, 2018, said “Commodity Nomenclature of Foreign Economic Activity, Rates of Import and Export Customs Duties” approved by the Cabinet of Ministers.
15:13 23 November
MPs request increase of funds allocated to parliament
Today at a meeting of the Azerbaijani parliament, MPs have complained of shortage of funds allocated from the budget to the parliament.
12:59 23 November
Azerbaijan to mark 110th jubilee of academician Ashraf Huseynov
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on marking the 110th jubilee of academician Ashraf Huseynov.
18:10 15 November
Baku State University’s 100th anniversary to be marked at state level
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to mark the 100th anniversary of the Baku State University.
18:48 14 November
Azerbaijan creates Food Security Institute
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree on ensuring the activity of the Food Security Agency, APA reports.
21:32 13 November
UK's May picks Brexiteer to replace scandal-hit aid minister
Theresa May appointed a strong Brexit supporter as aid minister on Thursday following a resignation that left the British prime minister struggling to ward off open conflict in a cabinet divided over leaving the European Union, APA reports quoting Reuters.
03:29 10 November
Customs duty on imported butter decreased by 3 times
Customs import duties on imported butter and other oils made from milk have been reduced by 3 times, APA reports.
06:02 07 November
Britain's ruling Conservatives suspend lawmaker, refer his case to police
Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party has suspended a lawmaker over what it said were serious allegations, a step that could undermine the authority of her minority government as Britain seeks to iron out a Brexit deal with the European Union, APA reports quoting Reuters.
23:16 04 November
Salaries of Azerbaijan State Symphonic Orchestra’s artistic staff increased
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on strengthening the social protection of the artistic staff of the State Symphonic Orchestra named after Uzeyir Hajibayli.
18:51 03 November
Measures to maintain financial stability should continue – Financial Stability Board
The meeting was attended by the members of the FSB – Natig Amirov, Assistant to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on Economic Reforms, Samir Sharifov, the Minister of Finance, Elman Rustamov, Governor of the Central Bank of Azerbaijan, Rufat Aslanli, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Financial Markets Supervisory Authority, and Shahmar Movsumov, Executive Director of the State Oil Fund.
18:40 26 October
Azerbaijan to prohibit installation of luxurious gravestones
The Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan will make a special decision banning the installation of luxurious gravestones in the country’s cemeteries, Mubariz Gurbanli, chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations, said on Thursday, APA reported.
12:25 26 October