Azerbaijan expands list of places banned for smoking

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BP Azerbaijan increases oil production in third quarter

20.11.2009 02:12 GMT

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BP Azerbaijan reports that in the year to September 2009 production from five producing platforms worked out at 822,100 barrels per day, an increase of 15,900 bpd on the year to June.

Azerbaijan threatens to bury Nabucco project

19.11.2009 21:40 GMT

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SOCAR vice president Elshad Nasirov threatened to start selling gas to Asian countries if Europe further lingers construction of the Nabucco gas pipeline which was to link Caspian states with EU bypassing Russia.

Azerbaijan International Operating Company increases operating expenditure and cuts capital ones

19.11.2009 21:32 GMT

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In the third quarter of 2009 AIOC reduced capital expenditures on contract offshore oilfield block Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli.

President Ilham Aliyev inaugurated the Sumgait Power Station - PHOTOS

19.11.2009 21:32 GMT

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Power sector transfers to state budget fell by 22% in October

19.11.2009 21:03 GMT

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Between January and October 2009 country’s national energy operator Azerenerji OJSC transferred to State Budget of Azerbaijan a sum equivalent to 97.8% of last year’s payments.

Azerbaijani chemical sector reduced to 40.5% in October

19.11.2009 20:56 GMT

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In October, 2009, rate in manufacture of chemical products decreased again in Azerbaijan.

Women account for slight drop in Azerbaijan's jobless total

19.11.2009 20:29 GMT

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As of 1 November, 42,183 people were registered unemployed in Azerbaijan, a fall of 769 over the past month, the State Statistics Committee reports.

Azeri president opens power station

19.11.2009 17:25 GMT

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Azeri President Ilham Aliyev has attended the opening ceremony of a new power station in Sumgayit.

Total exec: Gas transit talks with Turkey difficult

19.11.2009 16:42 GMT

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Transit of natural gas from phase two of Azerbaijan’s Shah Deniz field could be re-routed via Russia if already-difficult talks with Turkey fail, French oil major Total has said.

Ali Masimli: Pressure on Azerbaijan is growing along with the number of those who are annoyed with our achievements

19.11.2009 15:57 GMT

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News.Az interview with deputy Ali Masimli, member of the parliamentary committee on economic policy.

Richard Morningstar called Turkey and Azerbaijan to reach an agreement over gas and transportation prices

19.11.2009 13:17 GMT

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U.S. special envoy for Eurasian energy, said the southern corridor and Nabucco project passing through Turkey are of great importance for Europe’s energy security.

Azerbaijan, USA discussed energy cooperation

19.11.2009 13:04 GMT

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Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met senior assistant to U.S. Special Envoy for Eurasian Energy Daniel Stein.

Ilham Aliyev receives delegation of French entrepreneurs

19.11.2009 13:03 GMT

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Azerbaijan`s President Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation of MEDEF, Movement of the French Enterprises.

Azeri telecoms sales near $1bn

18.11.2009 20:54 GMT

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Sales in Azerbaijan's communications sector totalled $986 million in January to October 2009, using the average exchange rate for the period.

Azeri cargo transport increases in October

18.11.2009 20:35 GMT

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A total of 19.9 million tonnes of freight were transported in Azerbaijan in October, an increase of 26.9% on September's figure.

Professional body wants more annual audits in Azerbaijan

18.11.2009 20:18 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Audit Chamber is dissatisfied with the number of audits carried out every year.

Rakia free industrial zone presented in Georgia

18.11.2009 19:26 GMT

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A presentation of the Rakia Georgia Free Industrial Zone based in the Georgia`s Poti seaport has been held.

Azerbaijan interested in raising nonoil export

18.11.2009 15:26 GMT

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Energy diversification is important for both suppliers and consumers

18.11.2009 15:09 GMT

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Azerbaijan’s best policy in the energy sector is the development of energy efficiency, said Richard Jones, deputy executive director of the International Energy Agency.

First 80 specialists of Azerbaijani banking sector to get international certificates

18.11.2009 13:38 GMT

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The Association of Risk Professionals of Azerbaijan (ARPA)to register the results of training courses for risk management specialists organized jointly with the Global Association of Risk Professionals (GARP).

Azerbaijan jumps up in Transparency International’s ranking

18.11.2009 13:18 GMT

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Corruption level in Azerbaijan has dropped this year from 1.9 to 2.3 points over 2008, reports Transparency International’s website.

World Energy Outlook 2009 presented in Baku

17.11.2009 21:29 GMT

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Azerbaijan Diplomatic Academy today hosted a presentation for the World Energy Outlook 2009 issued by the International Energy Agency (IEA).

Azerbaijan raises oil and gas production through 10 months

17.11.2009 19:47 GMT

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Oil production in Azerbaijan made 42,257,100 tons in January-October of 2009 which is a 12.1% growth over the same period of the last year, sources in the state statistical committee have said.

Russian FM: There is some progress in work on Caspian legal status

17.11.2009 19:21 GMT

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Moscow does not see any crisis in the resolution of the Caspian status, according to Russian FM Sergey Lavrov.

Richard Johns: Azerbaijan’s energy reserves are quite large

17.11.2009 19:05 GMT

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"We would recommend Azerbaijan to be more careful in using its rich energy reserves.

Investments in Azerbaijani economy fell by 17.2% for the last 10 months

17.11.2009 17:01 GMT

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This October Azerbaijani economy was invested AZN 723.3 mn that exceeds the September and July indices (AZN 636.9 mn and AZN 707.6 mn) but is worse than this year’s still best indicator in February (AZN 827.1 mn).

In October 2009 base consumer price index in Azerbaijan rose by 0.7%

17.11.2009 16:13 GMT

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The State Statistics Committee of Azerbaijan has published next monthly data about base consumer price index (CPI) in Azerbaijan.

Azerbaijan posts 0.4% inflation rate in October

17.11.2009 15:52 GMT

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Minor inflation processes keep in Azerbaijani economy.

Taner Yildiz: Turkey will purchase Azeri gas at world prices but with discounts

17.11.2009 15:15 GMT

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Minister said 95% agreements with Azerbaijan have been coordinated and talks continue.

Over 200 kg of gold has produced in Azerbaijan since July

17.11.2009 14:59 GMT

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Azerbaijan that started exporting gold since this July continues increasing volumes of gold export.

Azeri output tops $21bn in year to October

17.11.2009 14:30 GMT

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Industrial output in Azerbajian reached 17.7 bn Azerbaijan New Manats (AZN) or $21.125bn in the first 10 months of the year, an increase of 7.4% on the figure for January to October 2008.

Azeri GDP tops $33bn in year to October

17.11.2009 13:59 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Gross Domestic Product was worth 26.647bn New Azerbaijan Manats (AZN) or $33.309bn in January to October 2009, according to the State Statistics Committee.

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