BAKU INTER-BANK CURRENCY EXCHANGE TURNS 10

30.07.2003 [16:08]
Baku Inter-bank Currency Exchange /BICE/ founded in 1993 by the National Bank and four largest state banks of Azerbaijan turned 10.
For this period, BICE carried out over 2000 ...

AVERAGE WAGES INCREASED

30.07.2003 [15:23]
During six months in current year, the average wages of citizens, laboring in the state and private sectors, rising in comparison with the previous year by 21,4 percent, totaled ...

“AZERIGAZ” TO COMMENCE ON INSTALLATION OF GAS METERS

30.07.2003 [14:54]
The German company Elster has completed the supply to Azerbaijan of household gas meters purchased for “Azerigaz” CJSC within the framework of the project for the Rehabilitation of the ...

IFC AND EBRD TO HOLD FIRST PUBLIC MEETING ON BTC PROJECT

30.07.2003 [14:01]
The International Financial Corporation (IFC) and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development have started a public hearing on the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan MEP. A spokesperson for the World Bank office ...

ITIC ENHANCING ITS ACTIVITIES IN AZERBAIJAN

30.07.2003 [13:29]
International Tax and Investment Center (ITIC) will hold seminar in August this year with participation of representatives of the ministries of finance and taxes of Azerbaijan Republic, ITIC official ...

PRESIDENT OF GEORGIA EDUARD SHEVARDNADZE: ‘SHAH DENIZ SUITS OUR COUNTRY’

29.07.2003 [20:53]
‘When the ‘Shah Deniz’ is launched and the project is realized, then a true competition will start’- stated President of Georgia Eduard Shevardnadze at July 28 briefing.
The Head of ...

US STATE DEPARTMENT’S DELEGATION TO ARRIVE IN BAKU

29.07.2003 [20:23]
The delegation for special project of the U.S. Department of State will arrive in Baku by late August to discuss issues concerning development of tourist industry in Azerbaijan.
According to ...

VISIT OF COMMUNICATIONS MINISTER OF TURKEY TO BAKU DUE

29.07.2003 [20:23]
Turkish Minister of Communications Bineli Yildirim is going to pay a business visit to Baku to meet with Azerbaijan Minister of Communications Nadir Ahmadov and Minister of Transport of Ziya ...

BP-AZERBAIJAN BOOST OPERATION DIVISIONS

29.07.2003 [20:22]
“BP-Azerbaijan” is enlarging its operation division in the framework of preparations for production in the ‘Azeri-Chirag’ oil field. Although, it is scheduled for early 2005, specialists have already started to ...

OVER 5.5 BILLION DOLLARS INVESTED IN THE OIL SECTOR OF AZERBAIJAN

29.07.2003 [18:28]
Over USD5.5 billion has so far been invested in the oil sector of Azerbaijan, SOCAR President Natig Aliyev told journalists.
According to him, these funds were invested in the development ...

AZERIGAS RESUMES GAS SUPPLY TO ALL THE REGIONS OF AZERBAIJAN

29.07.2003 [16:47]
With the resumption of imports to Azerbaijan of Russian gas, Azerigas CJSC, in turn has resumed gas supply to all the regions of the country. Alikhan Melikov, CEO of ...

AZERBAIJAN STRENGTHENING TRANSPORT FLEET

29.07.2003 [14:33]
Tankers, built in the Russia’s ‘Krasnoye Sormovo’ shipbuilding plant are to be delivered to Azerbaijan in October current year. The tankers were earmarked for transportation of oil products in the ...

PAKISTANI MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE VISITED BAKU

29.07.2003 [13:46]
Minister of food, agriculture, cooperatives, and cattle breeding of Pakistan Islamic Republic Sardar Yar Mohammad Rind made a stopover in Azerbaijan, returning from the visit to the Russian Federation.
As ...

FINANCIAL AGREEMENT BETWEEN AZERBAIJAN AND GERMANY TO BE SIGNED

29.07.2003 [12:31]
On July 29, an agreement on the Financial Cooperation is to be signed between Federal Republic of Germany and Azerbaijan Republic.
Federal Republic of Germany is destined to allot €16 ...

LIVING QUARTERS OF “MERKEZI AZERI” PLATFORM DELIVERED

29.07.2003 [12:30]
Living quarter modules for the platform on the “Merkezi Azeri” field have been delivered from Sweden to Baku. After unloading at the berth of the Baku Plant for Deep Sea ...

FRG RENDERED ECONOMIC ASSISTANCE TO AZERBAIJAN AT €270 MILLIONS

29.07.2003 [12:24]
Hitherto, the Federative Republic of Germany has rendered to Azerbaijan assistance at amount of €270 millions.
As AzerTAj was informed at the embassy of Germany in Azerbaijan, of them, 130 ...

TRACECA TRANSPORTATIONS INCREASED

28.07.2003 [16:51]
Incomes of Azerbaijan from transportation of goods via the International Eurasian Transport Corridor increased by 27.6% or 362.2 billion AZM for six month of the current year compared with ...

CONSTRUCTION OF BTE GAS PIPELINE TO START ON SCHEDULE

28.07.2003 [11:37]


Construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Erzurum (BTE) will start on schedule, SOCAR President Natig Aliyev told journalists. He said this to calm rumors that the start of construction of the gas pipeline ...

MEETING WITH CHAIRMAN OF BUSINESSMEN UNION OF IRAN

26.07.2003 [11:48]
Meeting with the Chairman of Businessmen Union of Iran Endishe Goreishi Nermigi was held in the National Confederation of Entrepreneurial Organizations of the Azerbaijan Republic.
As AzerTAj correspondent was informed ...