NEW PACKAGE OF TACIS PROJECTS

02.08.2003 [14:41]
Experts of the European Union program of TACIS have prepared a new package of projects totally amounted at 14 million Euro, TACIS Baku office reports.
The package of seven projects ...

8.5 BILLION CUBIC METERS OF GAS TO BE EXTRACTED DURING THE FIRST STAGE

02.08.2003 [13:33]
8.5 billion m3 of gas will be extracted during the first stage of development of the “Shahdaniz” field, with the resources of more than one trillion m3 of natural gas ...

SPECIALISTS OF ABB COMPANY TO VISIT BAKU

02.08.2003 [12:33]
As AzerTAj was informed from “Azerenergy” joint-stock company, specialists on calculation of electric energy of the famous ABB Company will come with next working visit to Baku in late August. ...

CHEVRON MAY SHED $4 BILLION IN ASSETS

02.08.2003 [12:32]
ChevronTexaco Corp., the second-largest U.S. oil company, probably will announce today asset sales of as much as $4 billion to reduce debt and a write down of its Caltex refining ...

PUBLIC INVITED TO COMMENT ON BTC PIPELINE

02.08.2003 [12:32]
Parties with an interest in the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) oil pipeline are invited to take part in multi-stakeholder meetings to be held in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey between late August and ...

STATE CUSTOMS COMMITTEE OVERFULFILS 7-MONTHS PLAN

01.08.2003 [23:20]
State Customs Committee and its local structures have fulfilled 102,2 percent of the plan forecasted for January-July. According to the early estimation, for 7 months, the customs workers have collected ...

CROATIAN STATE OIL COMPANY POISED TO CO-OPERATE WITH SOCAR

01.08.2003 [23:20]
Croatian State Oil Company /CSOC/ is ready to cooperate with the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan /SOCAR/, said CSOC’s official representative, head of the “Attas PR” company Fatima G. Aslan. ...

“AZERENERGY” BOLSTERS MINGACHEVIR SPORTSMEN

01.08.2003 [20:24]
“Azerenergy” Public Corporation Management has granted a large batch of sports outfit and equipment to Mingachevir sportsmen, with special attention paid to the children, the press-service of “Azerenergy” reported. The ...

MINISTRY OF COMMUNICATION TRANSFERRED 57.4 BN AZM TO THE STATE BUDGET

01.08.2003 [18:19]
According to the press-service of the Ministry of Communication of Azerbaijan, 57.4 bn AZM has been transferred to the State budget for 7 months of this year against targeted 49 ...

CUSTOMS REGULATIONS SIMPLIFIED

01.08.2003 [16:50]
Russia simplifies customs regulations for goods crossing the Russian border. Introduction of new customs regulations will help to put and end to cargo delays in checkpoints of the Russian border, ...

BTC PROJECT TO EMPLOY 10 THOUSAND PEOPLE

01.08.2003 [15:54]
The Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan main export pipeline will employ 10 thousand people.
2 thousand 300 working places in Azerbaijan, 2 thousand 500 in Georgia and 5 thousand in Turkey are planned to ...

WOMEN’S ENTREPRENEURSHIP CONFERENCE

01.08.2003 [15:50]
Azerbaijani and Georgian Entrepreneurship Confederations will hold a conference in Baku dealing with the problems of women’s entrepreneurship. This function will be financed within the frames of the World Labor ...

RUSSIAN “INGOSSTRAKH” OPENS REPRESENTATION IN AZERBAIJAN

01.08.2003 [13:28]
The Board of Directors of the Russian joint stock society “Ingosstrakh” has approved the decision of the company’s Board on opening a representation in Azerbaijan, press release of the company ...

EXPORT OF GOODS EXHIBITION TO BE HELD

01.08.2003 [13:11]
Azerbaijan Entrepreneurs National Confederation jointly with Turkish ‘Forum Fanar’ Company will hold the exhibition, ‘ The 7th Turkish export of goods’, at the “Europe’ hotel, September 11-13.
Aim of the ...

8035 THOUSAND TONS OF GOODS TRANSPORTED FOR A HALF-YEAR

01.08.2003 [13:10]
Goods of USD26841 thousand, registered by customs receipt orders, were delivered to Azerbaijan by physical persons in the first half-year, AzerTAj correspondent was informed by the department of statistics and ...

ASPHALT PLANT PUT INTO OPERATION

01.08.2003 [13:06]
Due to the efforts of the experienced engineers and technical employees, an asphalt plant of the Azerbaijan Hydro Electric Power station resumed its production. About 50 men were employed.
5 ...

MEETING WITH NEWLY RECRUITED YOUNG SPECIALISTS HELD IN THE CUSTOMS COMMITTEE

01.08.2003 [13:04]
Chairman of State Customs Committee (SCC), Colonel-General of the customs service Kamaladdin Heydarov met with a group of young specialists, having obtained the specialty of organization of customs work of ...

818 IDPS ATTRACTED TO ENTREPRENEURSHIP ACTIVITY

01.08.2003 [13:04]
In the frame of the micro-credit program implementing by the IDPs social development Fund under the Cabinet of Ministers within six months, 2003, credit in amount $76.100 was allocated for ...

*ABOUT USD20 MILLION SPENT ON BTC PROJECT IN GEORGIA

01.08.2003 [13:03]
About USD20 million has been spent on the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) project in Georgia up to now, Georgy Chanturia, president of Georgian International Oil Corporation told journalists. He explained that ...