Heydar Asadov appointed as co-chairman of Azerbaijan-Bulgaria joint commission

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The Azerbaijani mortgage fund functioning under the Central Bank of Azerbaijan records intensifying process of mortgage loans issuance to citizens.

State Oil Company of Azerbaijan boosts aircraft fuel exports

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Oil export by Baku-Novorossiysk doubled

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Azerbaijan - Georgian commission on economic cooperation to hold meeting

05.01.2010 19:41 GMT

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Georgia offers to hold meeting of Azerbaijan-Georgian Commission in February.

Azerbaijan plans to produce some 1,5 thousand tractors

05.01.2010 19:40 GMT

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The Ganja Automobile Plant plans to produce about 1.5 thousand tractors in 2010, according to sources in the plant.

Azerbaijan exports 70% of canned fruits and vegetables

05.01.2010 18:54 GMT

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Azerbaijan fully meets the domestic needs in canned fruits and vegetables and exports 70% of production to CIS countries and Europe.

Azerbaijan’s Central Bank to take measures for banks consolidation

05.01.2010 16:04 GMT

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Azerbaijani Central Bank intends to strengthen measures to preserve financial stability in 2010.

Azerbaijan fixes new tariff for transportation of a ton of oil in the country

05.01.2010 16:03 GMT

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The Tariff (Price) Council of Azerbaijan has established a new internal price for oil in the country.

Penalty rate for shareholder right breaches rises by 250% in Azerbaijan

05.01.2010 15:41 GMT

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According to State Securities Committee’s statistics, penalty rate for violation of shareholder rights increased again for Jan-Nov 2009.

Azerbaijan’s organized interbank credit market turnover drops in 2009

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Turnover of Azerbaijan’s organized interbank credit market for 2009 totaled 48.5% of turnover over 2008.

Azerbaijani tourism to be presented in international exhibitions, minister

05.01.2010 13:50 GMT

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Ministry of Culture and Tourism will popularize tourism potential of Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan to have highest per capita GDP in CIS

05.01.2010 13:48 GMT

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Central Bank's monetary policy in 2009 was focused on anti-crisis measures

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Central Bank of Azerbaijan: Last year’s monetary policy was focused on anti-crisis measures.

Azerbaijan launches gas export to Russia on January 1, 2010

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Azerbaijan has launched natural gas export to Russia from 11.00am on January 1, 2010.

New metro station opens in Baku

30.12.2009 17:20 GMT

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New metro station opens in Baku.

International railway routes Baku-Ankara and Baku-Istanbul to be launched

30.12.2009 17:14 GMT

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"The construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway is proceeding on schedule.

Share market turnover drops in Azerbaijan

30.12.2009 15:39 GMT

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Azerbaijani share market turnover dropped by 3% for Jan-Nov 2009.

Registration of mortgage papers rises by 220% in Azerbaijan in 2009

30.12.2009 15:38 GMT

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This November Azerbaijan registered record rise of mortgage securities issue.

Stimulating lotteries holding increases by 4% in Azerbaijan

30.12.2009 15:38 GMT

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Holding of stimulating lotteries by commercial organizations rose by 4% in Azerbaijan for Jan-Nov 2009.

Insurance sector premiums topps AZN 152 mln for Jan-Nov 2009 in Azerbaijan

30.12.2009 15:35 GMT

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Ministry of Finance has published the summary data on overall insurance premiums received by Azerbaijan’s insurance companies for the last 11 months.

35 new hotels under construction in Azerbaijan

30.12.2009 13:36 GMT

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35 new hotels are under construction in Azerbaijan, said Abulfas Garayev, Minister of Culture and Tourism.

Azerbaijan potential crucial contributor to EU's energy security

30.12.2009 13:00 GMT

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News.Az interviews Agata Loskot-Strachota, Energy Policy Research Fellow, The Centre for Eastern Studies (Poland).

Ilham Aliyev at groundbreaking ceremony of SOFAZ building - PHOTOS

29.12.2009 21:56 GMT

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Billions of dollars spent on raising country's energy security remain unclaimed

29.12.2009 21:07 GMT

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Billions of dollars used for raising the country's energy security remain unclaimed, said Ilham Shaban, chief of the Center of Oil Studies.

Azerbaijan simplifies customs regime for economic zones

29.12.2009 20:44 GMT

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Azerbaijan has simplified the customs regime for economic zones.

Next step to develop oil and gas sector made in Azerbaijan in 2009

29.12.2009 20:38 GMT

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By results of 2009 Azerbaijan will produce 50 mln tons of oil for the first time, expert.

Azerbaijan not to face budget deficit in 2010, expert

29.12.2009 20:03 GMT

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Azerbaijan will maintain dynamics of economic growth as compared to other countries that plan a passive actions plan for 2010, expert.

Azerbaijan unable to settle problem of its gas export in 2009

29.12.2009 19:49 GMT

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In 2009 Azerbaijan first faced the problem of its gas export that it failed to settle, Ilham Shaban, head of the Center of Oil Studies, told Tuesday.

Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan to create a joint brand

29.12.2009 18:49 GMT

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Armenia, Georgia and Azerbaijan will create a joint "Caucasian bouquet" brand name.

State Oil Fund’s assets grow to $15 bn in Azerbaijan

29.12.2009 18:24 GMT

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The assets of the State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan have risen 55 times to $15 bn within 10 years of activity.

Net international reserves of Azerbaijani banks grow in November

29.12.2009 18:10 GMT

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In November Azerbaijani banks’ net international reserves observed year-on-year rise first time this year.

More than 1.3 million tourists visited Azerbaijan this year

29.12.2009 17:42 GMT

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More than one million 300 thousands tourists visited Azerbaijan in the past nine months.

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