Baku International Book Fair opens on September 28

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Azerbaijani airport not affected by weather conditions

26.01.2010 19:20 GMT

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H.Aliyev's airport is working in a usual regime despite bad weather conditions.

Azerbaijan's parliament to consider bill on agricultural cooperatives

26.01.2010 19:01 GMT

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The Milli Majlis will consider bills on agricultural cooperatives, cotton growing and the compulsory purchase of land during its spring session.

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Coordinating Council to hold session in Tbilisi

26.01.2010 18:51 GMT

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The 8th session of the Coordinating Council of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Project is to take place in Tbilisi on 28-29 January.

Over 15,000 mortgage agreements registered in Azerbaijan over 2009

26.01.2010 18:48 GMT

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Registration of ownership rights on 89,000 properties was conducted last year.

SOCAR defines priorities in environment for 2010

26.01.2010 18:23 GMT

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SOCAR has defined priority directions in environment for 2010.

Azerbaijan imported 75,000 motorcars in 2009

26.01.2010 18:01 GMT

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An extended session with involvement of Ramil Usubov, minister for internal affairs, held in State Main Traffic Police Department of Azerbaijan.

Resolution of economic problems in South, North Caucasus can be integrated

26.01.2010 18:00 GMT

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News.Az interviews Anatoly Barkovsky, acting director of the Russian Academic of Sciences' Institute for International Economic and Political Studies.

Some $100m invested in Azerbaijan's newly privatized enterprises in 2009

26.01.2010 17:21 GMT

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Azerbaijan's State Property Committee privatized 40 joint-stock companies (JSCs) through investment competitions in 2009, compared to 20 in 2008.

SOCAR to complete expansion and modernization of Kalmaz gas reservoir

26.01.2010 17:04 GMT

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Neftegazstroy is planning to complete expansion and modernization of the Kalmaz gas reservoir by May, according to a statement from SOCAR.

Azerbaijan ups agricultural output in 2009

25.01.2010 21:59 GMT

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Agricultural production in 2009 was worth AZN 3.435bn ($4.278bn), an increase of 3.79% compared to 2008's figure of AZN 3.309bn ($4.122bn).

Azerbaijan not ranked highly for global logistics

25.01.2010 21:50 GMT

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The World Bank has ranked Azerbaijan 89th out of 155 countries in terms of the efficiency of its international logistics.

Commercial organization received $125,000 of grants in Azerbaijan in 2009

25.01.2010 21:10 GMT

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Last year the Economic Development Ministry recorded the receipt of two grants in the amount of $125,000.

Prices on Baku secondary housing market drop in December

25.01.2010 20:56 GMT

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In December, 2009, dynamics of sale and purchase agreement signing at the Baku secondary housing market reduced by 0.6%.

Number of enterprises grows in Azerbaijan in 2009

25.01.2010 20:55 GMT

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Registration of new businesses in Azerbaijan exceeds 3.9 fold their liquidation.

UN predicts recovery from economic crisis for CIS states in 2010

25.01.2010 20:48 GMT

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The CIS states are gradually recovering from the world financial crisis, UN considers.

Azerbaijan issues stocks at AZN 3,640 mln

25.01.2010 19:51 GMT

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In 2009 Azerbaijan issued stocks in the amount of AZN 3,640 mln in nominal, according to a statement from the State Committee for Equities.

Azerbaijan’s boosts stocks of crude oil

25.01.2010 18:00 GMT

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Azerbaijan's stocks of crude oil at the start of 2010 were more than double its stocks one year ago.

Georgia increases wine export to Azerbaijan

25.01.2010 16:04 GMT

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2009 export of Georgian wine to Kazakhstan, Belarus, Latvia, Azerbaijan, China and several other countries grew over 2008.

London to host Azerbaijani-British business forum

25.01.2010 15:52 GMT

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The Azerbaijani-British business forum in trade and investments will be held in London on March 8.

Azerbaijan’s non-state operators begin industrial power generation

25.01.2010 15:51 GMT

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The first non-state producers of electricity appeared in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan orders Turkish shoes at $500,000

25.01.2010 15:31 GMT

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Azerbaijani companies have ordered shoes from Turkey in the amount of $500,000.

European bank revises upwards Azerbaijan's 2010 growth forecast

25.01.2010 15:10 GMT

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The EBRD has increased its 2010 growth forecast for Azerbaijani GDP from 7.1% to 9%.

Women account for continuing fall in Azerbaijan's jobless total

23.01.2010 16:57 GMT

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As of 1 January, 41,100 people were registered unemployed in Azerbaijan, a fall of 505 over the past month, the State Statistics Committee reports.

Azerbaijan, Switzerland to boost cooperation

23.01.2010 16:19 GMT

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Azerbaijan and Switzerland have agreed an action plan for cooperation in trade, industry and other areas in 2010.

Household deposits up 25% in Azerbaijan

23.01.2010 13:43 GMT

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Household deposits in Azerbaijan-based commercial banks stood at AZN 2 251.7 million

Monthly pension makes up 34% of monthly salary in Azerbaijan

23.01.2010 13:36 GMT

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As of January 1, the number of pensioners reached 1.301 million in Azerbaijan, said the State Statistical Committee.

SOCAR raises gas supplies to Georgia

23.01.2010 13:26 GMT

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SOCAR Gas Supply supplied 1 bn cubic meters of natural gas to Georgia.

President receives BP production executive

23.01.2010 12:58 GMT

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British oil giant BP's chief executive for exploration and production, Andy Inglis, met Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev yesterday.

State Oil Company commissions high-yield offshore gas well

22.01.2010 21:40 GMT

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The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) is continuing to bring new offshore wells on stream.

Maintaining manat stability cost Azerbaijan $1.5bn - economist

22.01.2010 21:19 GMT

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Azerbaijan managed to avoid a fall in the national currency, the manat, against the US dollar by targeted investments.

Prices for lands in Baku fall by 5.6%

22.01.2010 20:36 GMT

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The average price for lands in Baku has dropped 5.6% from $15,982 to $15,089.

Gas price for Azerbaijani consumers not to change in 2010, expert

22.01.2010 20:27 GMT

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The gas consumers of Azerbaijan will hardly face rise in gas prices.

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