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
Poroshenko expresses his support to Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity
The sides stressed importance of cooperation in shipbuilding, aircraft production, pharmacology and agriculture, as well as expansion of cooperation in economic sphere.
11:23 15 March
Trial proceeds for Azerbaijani ministry’s ex-official
The Baku Court of Grave Crimes on Wednesday 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 other people arrested alongside him.
14:31 01 March
Azerbaijan, Qatar sign documents - UPDATED
Qatari Minister of Culture and Sports Salah bin Ghanem bin Nasser Al Ali and Azerbaijan`s Minister of Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov signed “The Memorandum of Understanding on Cooperation between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Government of the State of Qatar in the Field of Culture”.
17:46 27 February
Armenians completely destroyed Khudaferin village – minister
According to him, this project shows that in spite of aggressive Armenia’s efforts, the international law and justice supports Azerbaijan’s position: “Despite these territories are under occupation, Azerbaijan economically operates. Armenia’s aggressive policy does not yield result and Azerbaijan carries out its sovereign rights on these territories”.
16:47 25 February
Ambassador: Hungary sees Southern Gas Corridor as priority - INTERVIEW
Q. This year Azerbaijan and Hungary celebrate the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations. These countries also enjoy a strategic partnership. How do you asses the current state of relations between the two countries?
12:20 22 February
Projects implemented by Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia to be completed timely - minister
"Azerbaijani people and leadership critically condemn the coup attempt in Turkey on July 15 and unconditionally support the government elected by the people of the fraternal country, Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev said at the fifth Turkey-Azerbaijan-Georgia business forum held in Istanbul.
13:25 17 February
President Ilham Aliyev attends conference on development of Azerbaijani districts
A conference, dedicated to the results of third year implementation of "The State Program on socio-economic development of the districts of the Republic of Azerbaijan in 2014-2018", was held in Baku Jan. 30.
10:02 30 January
TANAP construction 60 percent completed, TAP-30 percent
The ‘Southern Gas Corridor’ project, being implemented on the initiative of Azerbaijan, will make a valuable contribution to strengthening energy security in Europe, Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev said in his article published by Azerbaijan newspaper.
10:18 24 December
Azerbaijan ups limits of gas & electricity preferential consumption
The limit of preferential consumption of gas and electricity has been raised in Azerbaijan upon President Ilham Aliyev’s order, Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev said at a briefing in Baku December 22, APA-Economics reported.
19:16 22 December
Azerbaijan, Turkey to use national currency in trade - minister
In turn, Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci said that Azerbaijani and Turkish presidents gave relevant tasks to the economic bodies: “Azerbaijan and Turkey should bestow privileges on each other. If needed, these privileges should be reduced to zero. Currently, our trade turnover makes up about $3.5 billion, and this figure must be increased to $10-15 billion. In the first half of 2017, Azerbaijan-Turkey business summit is planned to be held. In this summit, a relevant document will be signed. Our main policy is to use national currency in trade. There can be no question of coercion. However, we must ways to use national currency in trade”.
14:49 21 December
Trial of Azerbaijani ministry’s ex-official proceeds
Baku Court of Grave Crimes on Wednesday continued the trial in the criminal case involving Vidadi Zeynalov, former head of the Office of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Communications and High Technologies, and other people arrested alongside him.
15:25 09 December
IDB allocated $1B loan to Azerbaijan so far
International conference on Investments in Azerbaijan has today kicked off in Baku.
11:57 08 December
SOCAR’s losses caused tariff changes - minister
During the discussion of state budget package for 2017 at the plenary meeting of the parliament, the minister Shahin Mustafayev said that the tariffs were differentiated due to the SOCAR’s losses: “We understand that Tariff Council’s decision is not so popular decision. 1,000 cubic meters of gas costs AZN 140. However, sale price of 1,000 cubic meters of gas makes up AZN 90. Therefore, it was impossible to keep the production at a certain level. Allocation of funds from the state budget was on the agenda. For gas production, repair works and transportation costs, it was decided to differentiate the tariffs. The tariffs will be applied from January 1, 2017 and the population will do payments on new tariffs in summer months. As finance minister Samir Sharifov said, it is planned to increase the amount of targeted social assistance for low-income families”.
18:34 07 December
Ambassador: Iran ready to do utmost to help settle Karabakh conflict
Baku. Malahat Najafova – APA. Interview with Iranian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Javad Jahangirzadeh
15:40 21 November
Infrastructure of road constructed by AzVirt in Serbia plundered
According to Cabinet of Ministers of Serbia, opening of Lyiq-Boljkovci-Takovo and Takovo-Prelina parts was held on November 7 with the participation of Azerbaijani Economic Minister Shahin Mustafayev and Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić. Construction of abovementioned part of the highway was funded in accordance with the loan agreement signed between Azerbaijan and Serbia and contractor is AzVirt LLC.
10:32 17 November
Azerbaijan creates State Commission on improving operation of reservoirs
Baku – APA. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on the creation of a State Commission for the improvement of the operation of reservoirs in the country.
13:53 14 November
President Ilham Aliyev attends opening of Fuzuli carpet factory
Baku - APA. The first branch of Azerkhalcha carpet company has opened in Fuzuli district.
17:21 12 November
Azerbaijani minister: Serbia can join TAP project
Baku. Vusal Nabiyev – APA-Economics. A delegation led by Azerbaijan’s Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev met with Serbian Deputy Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić.
19:12 07 November
Minister: Azerbaijan invested over $1B in Russian economy
Baku. Ilkin Ahmadov – APA-Economics. In January-September 2016, the trade turnover between Azerbaijan and Russia increased. Currently, Russia ranks 3rd in Azerbaijan’s trade turnover, 1st in import, Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev said at the 7th Azerbaijani-Russian Regional Forum held in Baku.
12:06 01 November