Austrian ambassador: Azerbaijan and Armenia can not be forced into one way of solution - INTERVIEW
Q: On October 15, Austria held parliamentary elections. What do you think of the election results? Could there results have any impact on Austria’s OSCE Chairmanship?
19:11 20 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
Azerbaijani Security Service seizes counterfeit excise stamps
Azerbaijan’s Sate Security Service seized 619,500 counterfeit excise stamps intended for illegal vodka production in the country, smuggled through the customs control of Azerbaijan-Georgia border, the State Service’s public relations department told APA.
10:29 19 October
Extra-budgetary fund of tax authorities receive AZN 62M this year
According to Ministry of Taxes, AZN 59,552,392 was spent. As a consequence, the residual amount made up AZN 2,677,598.
14:17 18 October
Abulfas Garayev: Second Shopping Festival will stimulate tourist flow to Azerbaijan
A press conference was held on the Second Shopping Festival to be held from October 15 to November 15.
13:40 12 October
No restrictions on activity of Turan news agency: prosecutor general
There are no restrictions on the activity of Turan News Agency, Azerbaijan’s Prosecutor General Zakir Garalov told reporters on Saturday, APA reported.
10:48 30 September
Prosecutor General’s Office: No restrictive measures against Turan Information Agency
Reports by some media outlets on alleged raids at the office of Turan Information Agency do not reflect reality, the Prosecutor General’s Office told APA.
16:00 19 September
Azerbaijani Ministry of Taxes re-imposes tax sanction on Turan news agency
The Department of Local Incomes of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Taxes in Baku has re-imposed the tax sanction of 2014-2017 on Turan News Agency.
11:31 19 September
Ministry of Taxes lifts tax sanction against Turan agency
Baku City Taxes Department of the Ministry of Taxes has lifted an additional tax sanction in the amount of AZN 37,000 against Turan Information Agency for 2014-2016, APA reported.
10:29 16 September
Sweden Declares Crackdown on Fake News - Finance Minister
The Swedish government is planning to reduce taxes on advertisement revenue for print media as a means to combat spread of fake news and increase the quality of journalism in the country, Swedish Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson said Tuesday, APA reports quoting Sputnik.
20:47 29 August
Mehman Aliyev files appeal against court decision
An appeal has been filed against the decision of Yasamal District Court which sentenced Mehman Aliyev, Director of Turan News Agency, to pre-trial detention, lawyer Fuad Aghayev told APA.
11:27 28 August
Azerbaijani Ministry of Taxes reveals law violations in activity of Turan News Agency
Based on the results of a raid conducted by the Ministry of Taxes in the office of Turan News Agency in order to investigate the existence of tax risks and cases of tax evasion, the Department for the Preliminary Investigation of Tax Crimes has initiated a criminal case under Article 213.1 (tax evasion) of the Criminal Code.
17:25 25 August
Ministry of Taxes fulfills forecast by 100.1%
In January-July 2017 Ministry of Taxes transferred AZN 4,084,988,400 to the state budget.
16:12 08 August
Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan sign documents
A ceremony of signing Azerbaijan-Turkmenistan documents has been held with participation of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.
13:44 08 August
Trial of former Azerbaijani ministry official continues
The Baku Court of Grave Crimes on Tuesday continued the trial in the criminal case involving Vidadi Zeynalov, head of the Office of the Ministry of Communications and High Technologies of Azerbaijan, and others arrested with him, APA reported.
18:36 25 July
Brazil to raise taxes, freeze spending to meet target
Brazil's government will increase this year's spending freeze and raise taxes to cover a budget gap, two sources told Reuters on Thursday, reinforcing its commitment to fiscal discipline but dealing a potential blow to fragile economic growth, APA reports qoting Reuters.
04:30 21 July
State budget executed with deficit of AZN 471M in first half of 2017
According to the ministry, forecast on the revenues to the state budget was fulfilled by 102.3% and AZN 7,722,800,000 was transferred, up 25.9% or AZN 1,589,000,000 from previous year.
18:34 14 July
State Customs Committee to fulfil forecast on revised budget - chairman
“In the first six months of 2017, the State Customs Committee fulfilled the forecast. I hope we’ll fulfil the forecast on revised budget too”, he said.
13:40 03 July
Azerbaijani parliament ratifies amendments to 2017 state budget
APA-Economics reports that after Ziyad Samadzade, Chairman of Economic Policy, Industry and Entrepreneurship Committee of the parliament and Samir Sharifov, Minister of Finance informed about the state budget, the discussions have started.
14:15 30 June
Main directions of 2017 state budget revenues announced
Main directions of 2017 state budget revenues have been announced.
19:43 22 June