Azerbaijan limits entry for dozens of foreigners

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USD rate at today's auction announced

14.12.2017 13:00 GMT

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Today, a bilateral currency auction was held at the Central Bank, in which SOFAZ also participated.

Azerbaijan sees 16% growth in economy

14.12.2017 11:50 GMT

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In January-November 2017, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) made up AZN 63,071,300,000, up 15.87% from previous year, said a statement from the State Statistical Committee.

Azerbaijan in Top 10 most popular travel searches among UAE residents

14.12.2017 11:17 GMT

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Azerbaijan was one of the 10 most popular travel searches among the residents of the United Arab Emirates, Google revealed in its annual list of most searched terms in 2017.

"Český Exportér" magazine publishes article about Azerbaijan

14.12.2017 09:27 GMT

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In its December issue the "Český Exportér" magazine issued by Czech Ministry of Industry and Trade and Czech Trade Authority published an article titled 'Kazakhstan and Azerbaijan chose the path of shift from oil to modern economy'.

FED increased interest rates

13.12.2017 23:30 GMT

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For the third time this year and the fifth time since the financial crisis, the Federal Reserve has increased interest rates another quarter of a point, APA reports.

Statoil intends to expand partnership with Azerbaijan

13.12.2017 21:22 GMT

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Statoil company intends to continue and expand partnership with Azerbaijan in the future, Fawad Quraishi, Norway’s Statoil Country Manager in Azerbaijan, said.

Railway freight carriers of Azerbaijan, Austria, Turkey sign memo

13.12.2017 19:58 GMT

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Officials from Azerbaijan Railways, Rail Cargo Austria and Turkish State Railroad Company signed a memorandum of understanding in Baku, Azerbaijan Railways said on Dec.13.

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 25 percent more passengers

13.12.2017 11:32 GMT

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In January-November 2017, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.75 million passengers.

Azerbaijan doubles car import

13.12.2017 11:28 GMT

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Azerbaijan imported 9,828 cars in January-November 2017, up 5,008 cars or 2.04-fold from previous year.

Governor of Astrakhan region to visit Baku

13.12.2017 00:35 GMT

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Governor of Russia`s Astrakhan region Alexander Zhilkin will visit Baku next week, AzerTag reports.

Expo 2025 is an exceptional project for Azerbaijan’s future, says BIE official

12.12.2017 19:31 GMT

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Deputy Secretary General of the Bureau International des Expositions (BIE) Dimitri Kerkentzes is on a visit to Azerbaijan to view how nominee Baku is preparing to host World Expo 2025.

UN: Azerbaijan's GDP to grow by almost 2% in 2018

12.12.2017 11:57 GMT

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The UN predicts an increase in Azerbaijan’s GDP by 1.8 percent in 2018, according to the ‘World Economic Situation and Prospects-2018 (WESP) report prepared by the UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs.

British Airways plane that made emergency landing in Baku ready for take-off

12.12.2017 09:22 GMT

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The British Airways plane, that made emergency landing in the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, is ready for take-off, Trend reports.

Baku airport ready to assist Boeing-777 that made emergency landing

12.12.2017 00:23 GMT

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The Baku airport is ready to receive the passengers of the flight and provide them with appropriate assistance, the airport told Trend.

ADB to develop new strategy for Azerbaijan

11.12.2017 22:53 GMT

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The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will start developing a new strategy for operations in Azerbaijan next year, Aziz Haydarov, senior portfolio management specialist at ADB’s Azerbaijan Resident Mission, told Trend.

Mumbai to London aircraft makes emergency landing in Baku

11.12.2017 22:14 GMT

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"Boeing 777" of British Airways, following the flight Mumbai-London made an emergency landing at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, the airport press service told APA-Economics.

Azerbaijani president allocates AZN 5.83M for reconstruction of water supply in Baku settlements

11.12.2017 19:58 GMT

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures on continuation of reconstruction of water and sewerage system in Zire, Turkan and Pirallahi settlements of Khazar district, Baku.

Baku to get 350 new buses

11.12.2017 19:35 GMT

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As many as 350 new passenger buses will be delivered to Baku early next year, Director General of the Baku Transport Agency (BTA) Vusal Karimli told Trend Dec. 11.

US dollar rate to Azerbaijani manat to stay unchanged tomorrow

11.12.2017 17:32 GMT

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The Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) announced the exchange rate of US dollar for Tuesday.

Nearly 2.5 million tourists visit Azerbaijan this year

11.12.2017 16:42 GMT

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In eleven months of 2017, 2,477,908 tourists travelled to Azerbaijan, up 416,684 people or 20% from same period of 2016, AzVision.az reports citing Ministry of Culture and Tourism reported.

Agreement on restructuring bad assets to be signed in Azerbaijan

11.12.2017 16:08 GMT

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The Financial Market Supervisory Authority of Azerbaijan (MBNP) and commercial banks start discussing a collective agreement for restructuring bad assets, Interfax-Azerbaijan reports.

Iran, Azerbaijan firms agree to cooperate on IT in transportation

09.12.2017 15:12 GMT

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An Iranian startup firm says it has concluded a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with a Baku-based international company on cooperation in the sphere of information technology concerning transportation and logistics.

Oil prices soar in world market

09.12.2017 10:40 GMT

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World prices for oil WTI (West Texas Intermediate) increased $ 0.67 or 1.18% to $ 57.36/barrel on world market.

Process of obtaining state registration for real estate simplified in Azerbaijan

09.12.2017 10:30 GMT

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The Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan has amended the "Procedural Rules for Accepting, Verifying and Obtaining Documents for State Registration of Rights to Real Estate," APA reports.

Azerbaijan to launch second regular cargo flight to Japan

08.12.2017 20:48 GMT

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Azerbaijan's Silk Way West Airlines will launch direct cargo flights to the Kansai International Airport of Japan starting from December 29, according to the Japanese website Aviation Wire.

SOCAR to supply oil to Vietnamese refinery

08.12.2017 19:15 GMT

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SOCAR Trading, a subsidiary of Azerbaijan's state owned oil company SOCAR, agreed with the Vietnamese state owned company Binh Son Refining and Petrochemical Co. (BSR) and state oil trader PV Oil on oil supplies, the BSR reported on Dec. 8.

Azerbaijan’s Central Bank to raise 400M manats at auction

08.12.2017 17:14 GMT

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The Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) will hold a deposit auction on Dec. 11 to raise 400 million Azerbaijani manats, the CBA said Dec. 8.

Turkey to shift large part of its current trade with CIS to BTK

08.12.2017 15:11 GMT

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After commissioning the line is expected to handle 1 million passengers and 6.5 million tonnes of cargo.

EU-funded Twinning Project of Support to Azerbaijan's State Maritime Administration completed

08.12.2017 14:09 GMT

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The closing Event of the Twinning Project “Support to the State Maritime Administration to Improve Liability in Maritime Transport in the Republic of Azerbaijan” was held on 8 December 2017.

Kazakhstan considering transit of energy resources through Azerbaijan

08.12.2017 00:23 GMT

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In connection with increase in the capacity of oil and gas fields, Kazakhstan is considering the possibility of transporting its energy resources through the territory of Azerbaijan, said Kazakh Minister of Energy Kanat Bozumbayev at a briefing on Thursday.

EU praises Azerbaijan potential in development of SMEs

07.12.2017 14:43 GMT

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Azerbaijan has great potential for the development of small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) and the achievement of European indicators in this area, the head of Operations Section at the EU mission in Baku, Jeroen Willems said in Baku.

Expo 2025 Baku: Azerbaijan’s bid to become the first Caucasus country to host a universal expo

07.12.2017 10:43 GMT

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News.Az reprints from The London Post an article titled 'Expo 2025 Baku: Azerbaijan’s Bid to Become the First Caucasus Country to Host a Universal Expo' by Ceyhun Osmanli.

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