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AZERBAIJAN Press Releases

First Dahua LED Screen Project in Azerbaijan Delivered for ADA University. General—05 Nov 19

Established by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, ADA University is a state higher education institution engaged in the delivery of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in addition to research advancement. Challenges The university

Kaspersky Lab says Muddy Water extends attacks towards government targets in Asia, Europe and Africa IT—25 Oct 18

Kaspersky Lab researchers monitoring the activity of Muddy Water, an advanced threat actor first seen targeting Iraq and Saudi Arabia in 2017, have uncovered a massive operation focused on government entities and more in Jordan, Turkey, Azerbaijan,

SPECA at 20: Strengthening the UN Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia to deliver on General—21 Sep 18

Marking the 20th anniversary of the United Nations Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia (SPECA), high-level participants from the seven landlocked participating countries - Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan,

GAC Motor Releases Signature GA8 Sedan and GS8 SUV in Azerbaijan General—31 Jul 18

GAC Motor, China's leading auto brand, has officially released its star duo GA8 sedan and GS8 SUV in Azerbaijan, bringing more high-end automobile options to local customers and further accelerating GAC Motor's strategy of global brand development. Two

World Expo 2025 Baku Azerbaijan Proud to Announce its Presence at the World Economic Forum in General—22 Jan 18

A Gala Reception will be held to celebrate the bid for Baku World Expo 2025 on Tuesday 23 January at 9pm, at the Intercontinental Hotel in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland. The Gala Reception will be hosted by Ambassador Elchin Amirbayov, Head of Baku Expo

World Bank Vice President Visits Azerbaijan, Discusses Support to Countrys Reform Stcoks—10 Feb 17

Baku, February 9, 2017 – Mr. Cyril Muller, World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia, visited Azerbaijan today to discuss with the authorities the World Bank Group's support for the country's development agenda. During his visit, Mr.

World Bank Vice President Visits Kazakhstan, Discusses 25 Year Partnership and New Opportunities to Stcoks—17 Jan 17

ASTANA, January 16, 2017 – The World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia, Cyril Muller, and the new Executive Director for Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Poland, Serbia, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan Mr.

World Bank Group Supports Diversification of Azerbaijans Gas Export Markets and Security of Energy Stcoks—21 Dec 16

WASHINGTON, December 20, 2016 - The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$400 million loan for Turkey and a US$400 million loan for Azerbaijan for the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) Project. The project will

Azerbaijan is Among Countries that Continue to Improve Doing Business, Says New World Bank Group Stcoks—26 Oct 16

WASHINGTON, October 25, 2016 – Economies of the Europe and Central Asia region placed among the top improvers in the World Bank Group's ease of doing business report. The region's economies carried out a total of 57 business reforms in the past

IMF Staff Team Concludes Visit to Azerbaijan Stcoks—02 Jun 16

End-of-Mission press releases include statements of IMF staff teams that convey preliminary findings after a visit to a country. The views expressed in this statement are those of the IMF staff and do not necessarily represent the views of the IMF's

More Reforms Needed to Improve Financial Capability and Inclusion in Azerbaijan, finds new World Stcoks—25 May 16

Baku, May 24, 2016. Development of the financial sector and raising financial literacy over the past several years have improved the financial inclusion in Azerbaijan, but it is still significantly lower than in many comparator countries, finds the new

Azerbaijan-Based Utility Azerenerji Ratings Lowered To #BB# On Potential Risks To Government Stcoks—29 Apr 16

MOSCOW (Standard & Poor's) April 29, 2016--Standard & Poor's Ratings Services today lowered its long-term corporate credit rating on Azerbaijan-based electricity utility Azerenerji to 'BB' from 'BB+'. The outlook is stable. We affirmed the 'B'

World Bank Continues Supporting Azerbaijans Highway Rehabilitation and Maintenance Stcoks—29 Mar 16

Washington, March 28, 2016 - The World Bank Board of Directors today approved a US$ 140 million Loan to the Republic of Azerbaijan for the Additional Financing for the Third Highway Project. The Additional Financing will help complete upgrading of the

IMF Staff Team Concludes Visit to Azerbaijan Stcoks—04 Feb 16

A staff team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Mohammed El Qorchi visited Baku during January 28-February 3, 2016, on a fact-finding visit and to discuss areas of technical assistance cooperation. At the conclusion of the visit, Mr. El

Promoting Job Rich and Sustainable Growth in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Stcoks—30 Oct 15

The regional conference on jobs and employment had a prominent start in Tbilisi, Georgia, today, 28 October 2015. The two-day forum which will look into the ways to boost employment in the region ensuring inclusive and sustainable growth of the national

IMF Concludes Financial Sector Assessment Program with Azerbaijan Stcoks—22 Jul 15

On July 17, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund concluded the consideration of the Financial Sector Stability Assessment (FSSA) for Azerbaijan. The Financial Sector Assessment Program (FSAP), established in 1999, is a

The World Banks Board of Executive Directors today approved a new policy governing procurement in Stcoks—22 Jul 15

The World Bank Group’s Board of Executive Directors today discussed and endorsed the 2015-2020 Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Azerbaijan. This CPF represents a five year joint strategy of the World Bank Group comprising the International

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Azerbaijan Stcoks—10 Jun 15

A mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Raja Almarzoqi visited Baku during June 2-8, 2015, to assess macroeconomic developments and prepare for the Article IV Consultation mission in December 2015. At the conclusion of the visit, Mr.

World Bank Survey Assesses Small and Medium Enterprises Access to Finance in Stcoks—13 May 15

Today, the World Bank presented the findings of the 2014 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) Access to Finance Demand Survey in Azerbaijan in a workshop with participation of representatives of the Central Bank and government. The survey was

SWISS-BELHOTEL INTERNATIONAL SIGNS FIVE-STAR DEAL IN BATUMI, GEORGIA Lifestyle—07 Apr 15

Swiss-Belhotel International has signed 182-room Grand Swiss-Belhotel Batumi, Georgia in partnership with the Azerbaijan-based ADO-G Group of Companies. The hotel will include a 1300 sq m casino and open in 2016. This global expansion will result in the

World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia Visits Azerbaijan, Discusses Future Stcoks—06 Nov 14

World Bank Vice President for Europe and Central Asia Laura Tuck visited Azerbaijan on November 4-5. This was Ms. Tuck’s first visit to the country in her current capacity and an opportunity to discuss with government officials and other

Statement at the End of an IMF Staff Visit to Azerbaijan Stcoks—29 Oct 14

A staff team of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Raja Almarzoqi visited Baku during October 21-27, 2014, to assess macroeconomic developments and prepare for the Article IV Consultation mission in June 2015. The team held discussions with

World Bank Continues Supporting Public Service Delivery in Azerbaijan Stcoks—10 Jul 14

WASHINGTON, July 9, 2014 — The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors today approved two IBRD loans to the Republic of Azerbaijan. The first loan, in the amount of US$100 million, will support the Judicial Services and Smart Infrastructure

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with the Republic of Stcoks—03 Jun 14

On May 29, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Azerbaijan1 and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting.2 Recent economic developments have been favorable. In

Statement at the End of an Article IV Mission to Azerbaijan Stcoks—19 Mar 14

March 18, 2014 An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission lead by Raja Almarzoqi visited Baku during March 4-17, 2014 to conduct 2014 Article IV consultation discussions. The team met with the Minister of Finance, Chairman of the Central Bank of

Impressive Bakutel Programme Celebrates Azerbaijan#s #Year of ICT# General—27 Nov 13

The 19th Azerbaijan International IT and Telecommunications exhibition Bakutel 2013 will be the largest in the event's history and coincides with the country's 'Year of ICT', an initiative of President Ilham Aliyev. To view the Multimedia News Release,

Statement at the End of an IMF Staff Visit to Azerbaijan Stcoks—18 Nov 13

November 15, 2013 A staff team of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) led by Raja Almarzoqi visited Baku during November 8-15, 2013, to assess macroeconomic developments and pave the ground for the next Article IV Consultation mission in March 2014.

Star Cool Releases CA Reefer Film General—30 Sep 13

With a four-year track record, Star Cool Controlled Atmosphere offers customers leap potential in a number of new reefer segments Until a few years ago, it was not possible to transport bananas from growers in Ecuador to consumers in Azerbaijan except

World Bank Helps Upgrade Azerbaijan Capital's Waste Management System Stcoks—28 Jun 13

Washington, June 27, 2013 - The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$47.1 million loan to Azerbaijan as additional financing for the Integrated Solid Waste Management Project. The additional financing will support full