President Ilham Aliyev receives Austrian delegation - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Austrian Federal Minister of Families and Youth Sophie Karmasin.
17:00 18 July
Azerbaijan concludes investigation into 19 criminal cases on banking sector
In the first half of 2017, the investigation of 19 criminal cases initiated against 32 persons on Azerbaijan’s banking sector was completed and sent to courts, Deputy Prosecutor General, Head of the Anti-Corruption Department under Prosecutor General Kamran Aliyev told a press conference on Monday, APA reported.
11:19 17 July
Groundbreaking ceremony of third building for journalists in Azerbaijan to take place on July 21
The ceremony of laying foundation of the third building for journalists in Azerbaijan will take place on July 21, said Vugar Safarli, executive director of the Fund of State Support for Development of Mass Media under the President of Azerbaijan, chairman of the commission newly-created for determining rules and terms for provision of new apartments for journalists, APA reported.
12:05 14 July
Azerbaijan among countries with lowest youth unemployment rate, says minister
Azerbaijan is among countries with the lowest youth unemployment rate, said Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population Salim Muslumov.
13:05 02 May
Azerbaijani parliament approves annual report by National Coordinator for combating human trafficking
Azerbaijan's National Coordinator for Combating Human Trafficking, Deputy Interior Minister Vilayat Eyvazov presented his annual report (2016) at the country’s Milli Majlis (parliament) on Friday.
13:54 07 April
Azerbaijani president allocates AZN 2M for construction of prosthetic workshop
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures to provide the persons, who became disabled while protecting the country’s territorial integrity, independence and constitutional order, with high-tech rehabilitation equipment.
18:45 30 March
Commission for the Regulation and Coordination of Labor Relations established in Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree on the establishment of the Commission on the regulation and coordination of labor relations.
02:19 18 March
President Ilham Aliyev receives Ukrainian minister of social policy - UPDATED
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received Minister of Social Policy of Ukraine Andrey Reva.
15:14 27 January
“ASAN Qatar” to be launched on Feb. 1
Mobile service “ASAN Qatar” (train) will be put into operation starting February 1.
11:36 26 January
Ukraine's social policy minister due in Azerbaijan
Ukraine’s Minister for Social Policy Andrii Reva will pay a visit to Azerbaijan on Jan. 26, Ukrainian ambassador to Azerbaijan Alexander Mishchenko told APA.
12:16 25 January
Pensions for January to be paid in coming days: Azerbaijani ministry
In the coming days, the funds needed to finance pensions for January will begin to be transferred to the accounts of pensioners, Elman Babayev, head of the PR department of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Labor and Social Protection of Population, told APA-Economics on Thursday.
16:22 12 January
Azerbaijan announces non-working days for 2017
According to the Ministry, in 2017 the days of January 1,2 – New Year, January 20 – Day of National Mourning, March 8 – Day of Women, March 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 – Novruz Holiday, May 9 – Victory Day, May 28 – Independence Day, June 15 – National Salvation Day, June 26 – Day of Armed Forces, June 26, 27 – Ramadan Holiday (Eid-al-Fitr), September 1, 2 - Eid-al-Adha, November 9 – State Flag Day and December 31 – International Solidarity Day of Azerbaijanis are non-working days.
12:50 16 December
Unemployed people should be given social benefits, Azerbaijani MP proposes
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani MPs came up with a number of objections and proposals during Thursday’s discussion in parliament of the 2017 Budget of the State Social Protection Fund.
15:00 08 December
State Commission established to investigate explosion in Shirvan
Under the order, the composition of the State Commission is as follows:
19:46 26 July
Azerbaijan completes investigation of over 100 criminal cases on corruption facts
Baku. Hafiz Heydarov – APA. Investigation of more than 100 criminal cases on corruption-related facts has been completed and sent to courts for consideration in Azerbaijan since the beginning of 2016, Kamran Aliyev, chief of Anti-Corruption Department under Prosecutor General told reporters on Friday.
12:23 15 July
Azerbaijan names director of State Social Protection Fund
Baku. Vusal Nabiyev – APA-Economics. Zakir Babayev has been appointed the director of Azerbaijan’s State Social Protection Fund by the order of the minister of labor and social protection of the population, the head of the ministry’s public relations department, Elman Babayev, told APA.
15:45 13 July
The State Social Security Service dissolved
Baku.Ramiz Mikailoglu-APA. The State Social Security Service under the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of Azerbaijan was dissolved.
23:00 24 June
Azerbaijani President issues order on allocation of lump-sum financial aid to WW II veterans
APA reports that according to the order, veterans of the Great Patriotic War 1941-1945 will receive AZN 1,000, widows of the died fighters, persons awarded with medal and orders for their self-sacrificing labor at the rear area, staffs of special units fulfilled tasks for interests of the navies and army fighting within the rear boundaries of fronts or operation zones of the fleet, fighters awarded with the medals and badges for defense of Leningrad city, as well as participants of encirclement of Leningrad city will receive AZN 500.
19:26 20 April
EITI Commission holds meeting at SOFAZ
Baku – APA-Economics. The meeting of the Commission on the Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI) in Azerbaijan with the new members approved by the Ordinance #69s of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan, dated February 2, 2016, was held under thechairmanship of the Executive Director of the State Oil Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ) Shahmar Movsumov on April 8, 2016. According the Ordinance members of the following state entities are included to the Commission: SOFAZ, State Oil Company, Ministry of Taxes, Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Energetics, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Labor and Social Protection, and State Statistics Committee.
16:39 08 April
Azerbaijan’s State Social Protection Fund included in Labor and Social Protection Ministry
18:53 18 March