EBRD approves loan for TANAP
According to Ministry of Finance, the $500 million loan agreement was signed by the Afghan Isayev, Director-General of the Southern Gas Corridor Closed Joint Stock Company (CJSC) and Aida Sitdikova, EBRD Director for Energy and Natural Resources, Russia, Caucasus and Central Asia. The guarantee agreement was signed by Finance Minister Samir Sharifov and Aida Sitdikova.
18:52 20 October
Central Bank transfers AZN 250M to state budget
According to the Finance Ministry, the budget deficit made up AZN 783.6 million.
12:19 19 October
AZN 784M budget deficit emerged in nine months
According to Finance Ministry, incomes of the state budget were executed for 12,045.1 million manat against forecast of AZN 12,019,000,000, which is 19.2 percent or 1.942 bln. manat more compared to the same period of 2016.
12:15 19 October
Georgia detains Armenian citizen over cigarette smuggling
Georgia’s border guards have detained an Armenian citizen for attempting to smuggle a total of 4,400 cigarettes to the country, the Revenue Service of the Georgia’s Ministry of Finance reported.
17:12 17 October
State budget executed with deficit of AZN 739M in three quarters of 2017
In the eight months of 2017, AZN 12,045,100,000 was transferred to the state budget, AZN 12,783,700,000 was spent, Ministry of Finance reported.
17:29 13 October
Georgia detains two Armenians over cigarette smuggling
Georgia’s border guards have detained two Armenian nationals for attempting to smuggle a total of 8,200 cigarettes to the country, the Revenue Service of Georgia’s Ministry of Finance reported.
17:52 11 October
Azerbaijani president allocates AZN 6.4M for road construction in Goychay district
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures on construction of Bigir-Jirgurd-Sheker-Veyselli-Aliken-Mirti motor road Goychay district.
18:18 06 October
Azerbaijani president allocates AZN 3M for construction of Demirchi-Lahij highway
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued an order on additional measures for construction of Demirchi-Lahij highway, which connects Demirchi village of Shamakhi district with Lahij settlement of Ismayilli district.
18:30 05 October
President Ilham Aliyev approves funding for school construction in Lahij
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures for the construction of a new secondary school in Lahij settlement of the country’s Ismayilli district.
18:27 05 October
President Ilham Aliyev allocates $2 mln manats to Azerbaijan Volleyball Federation
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on the successful performance of the country's national volleyball team at the 2017 CEV Volleyball European Championship – Women.
18:22 03 October
Azerbaijani president allocates AZN 3M for renovation works in Gobustan
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued an order on additional measures for continuation of renovation works in the city of Gobustan.
18:17 03 October
Azerbaijani president allocates AZN 1M for road construction in Shaki
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures on reconstruction works in Kish village of Shaki district.
18:11 27 September
Azerbaijani president allocates AZN 3M for capital repair of apartment buildings in Salyan
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has issued an order on measures on capital repair of apartment buildings in Salyan city.
18:03 26 September
FM: Azerbaijan supports lasting solution to Israeli-Palestinian conflict
Azerbaijan supports a just and lasting solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, said Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov.
10:00 20 September
Draft state budget for 2018 submitted to government
In accordance with the Law on Budget System and the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers on “Preparation of draft state budget of Azerbaijan for 2018” dated January 25, 2017, the drafts of state and consolidated budgets for 2018, as well as figures of consolidated budget for next three years were submitted to the Cabinet of Ministers on September 15, Ministry of Finance told APA-Economics.
14:02 18 September
Czech foreign minister lightly injured in car accident: ministry
Czech Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek suffered a light head injury when his chauffeur-driven car was involved in a traffic accident, a spokeswoman from the Foreign Ministry said on Friday, APA reports quoting Reuters.
06:21 16 September
State budget executed with deficit of AZN 539M
According to Finance Ministry, the budget deficit amounted to AZN 538.9 million, which makes up 1.2% of GDP.
17:10 15 September
Georgia’s debt to Azerbaijan declines
As of August 31, 2017, Georgia’s public debt to Azerbaijan makes up $8,995,000, APA’s Georgia bureau reports.
10:52 13 September
Senegal announces new 39-minister cabinet
Prime Minister Mohammed Dionne on Friday announced a new cabinet of 39 ministers two months after the National Assembly elections, APA reports quoting Anadolu Agency.
04:39 09 September
Azerbaijan to appoint trade representatives in embassies, consulates
Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on ensuring the activities of trade representatives in the country’s embassies and consulates in foreign countries.
19:42 05 September