Some 161.6 mln tons of cargo transported in Azerbaijan in January-September, 2013

23.10.2013 [13:12]
In January-September, 2013, the transport enterprises of Azerbaijan have transported 161.6 mln tons of cargo, up 2.8% from previous year and 1.3 bln passenger which is 7.8 % more in comparison with the same period of 2012. The State Statistical Committee says the cargo transportation via vehicles has increased by ...

International Insurance Company wins International Finance Magazine Award

07.10.2013 [14:35]
OJSC "International Insurance Company”, one of the biggest insurance companies in Azerbaijan, has been named the winner of International Finance Magazine (IFM) Financial Awards for Azerbaijan 2013 in “The Best Insurance Company 2013” nomination ...

Some 7.8 mln tons of cargo transported via sea in Azerbaijan

26.09.2013 [16:27]
Some 7.8 mln tons of cargo was transported via sea in Azerbaijan in January-August of 2013. According to the State Statistical Committee, 57.1% of this amount was oil, while 42.9% was dry cargo and all transportations were realized on foreign links ...

14,9 mln tons cargo transported via railways

25.09.2013 [21:06]
According to the State Stats Committee, 14,9 mln tons of cargo was transported via railways in January-August. The major part of the cargo was carried via Northern direction in 24,6 thousands ...

Azerbaijan sees rise in cargo and passenger transportation via vehicles

25.09.2013 [11:21]
Some 83.3 million tons of cargo and 977 million passengers were transported via vehicles in Jan-Aug, 2013 in Azerbaijan. Cargo turnover increased by 6.5% and passenger transport by 8.2% in comparison with outcomes of 2012. According to the State Statistics Committee, 96.3% of the passengers were transported ...

Air traffic surges in Azerbaijan

24.09.2013 [11:42]
The volume of air traffic in passengers saw a 5.1%-growth in Azerbaijan in the first eight months of 2013 against the same period of the previous year, the country`s State Statistical Committee has announced ...

More AZN 10 bln invested in Azerbaijan`s main capital

23.09.2013 [18:10]
Some AZN 10,4 bln was invested to Azerbaijan`s main capital from all financial resources in January-August 2013, said the State Statistical Committee (SSC) ...

Turkish Airlines announce flight discounts to Baku, Ganja and Nakhchivan

13.09.2013 [15:24]
Turkish Airlines (Turk Hava Yollari (THY)) announced discounts on flights to Ganja, Nakhchivan and Baku. Round trip flights from Istanbul to Ganja and from Istanbul to Nakhchivan cost 99 euro. Round trip flights from Istanbul to Baku cost ...

Azeri transport minister to attend International transport and logistics forum in Kazan

12.09.2013 [20:48]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Transport Ziya Mammadov will attend an international transport and logistics forum in Kazan, Russia, which kicks off Friday. The two-day forum will discuss a number of issues, including development of international ...

Baku-Tbilisi-Gars railway line to be launched next year

12.09.2013 [12:37]
“Baku-Tbilisi-Gars railway line will be launched next year,” said Deputy Transport Minister Musa Panahov. Panahov noted the construction work at the line was going ahead ...

‘WEF experts put Azerbaijan ahead of CIS countries in terms of road quality’

09.09.2013 [21:28]
‘According to the Global Competitiveness Report of the World Economic Forum Azerbaijan has topped other CIS countries in terms of the quality of roads,” said Javid Gurbanov, head of the country`s major road building company Azeryolservis ...

Passenger transportation via air transport ups in Azerbaijan

21.08.2013 [11:41]
Azerbaijan`s State Statistical Committee has said about 921,800 passengers were transported via air transport in January-July this year, up 5.8% from the same period of 2012. The cargo transportation via air increased 1.9 times to make 64,500 tons ...

Investments in Azerbaijan`s main capital increase

29.07.2013 [13:45]
Investments of all financial resources in Azerbaijan`s main capital made AZN 7.4 bln in the first half of 2013, up 22.9% from previous year, said the State Statistical Committee. According to SSC, 74.9% of this came from domestic resources: “52.3% of investments ...

Volume of construction work increases by over 12.2 percent in Azerbaijan

29.07.2013 [13:42]
The volume of construction work increased by 12.2 percent to 3.38 billion manat in Azerbaijan in January-June 2013 compared to the same period of 2012, the State Statistics Committee reported. According to the report, around 68 percent of the total volume of construction work ...

Azerbaijan, Russia ink protocol on construction of bridge across Samur River

28.07.2013 [12:00]
Azerbaijani Transport Minister Ziya Mammadov and his Russian counterpart Maksim Sokolov have signed a protocol on construction of a new bridge over the Samur River as they met at Samur border checkpoint. The document will also see reconstruction of the old bridge across the river ...

Azerbaijan transported 6m tons of oil products via sea in first half of the year

25.07.2013 [12:51]
Azerbaijan transported six million tons of oil products through the sea in the first six months of the year, according to the State Statistical Committee. The largest part of the transported goods – 85.6 percents - included international transit ...

AZAL brings second Embraer jet to Baku

24.07.2013 [20:31]
Azerbaijan Airlines, AZAL, has received second Brazil-made EMBRAER 190 jet. The aircraft will be deployed on the carrier's international network from Baku's Heydar Aliyev International Airport (GYD). The three remaining aircraft are scheduled for delivery by the end of the year. ...

Passenger transportation via air transport ups in Azerbaijan

24.07.2013 [19:06]
The State Statistical Committee says in January-June 2013, 746,5 thousand passengers were transported via air transport, up 8.7% from the same period of 2012. Of this, 99.2% was carried out by state sector, 0.8% - by private sector ...

Azerbaijan sees rise in cargo and passenger transportation via motor transport

24.07.2013 [18:01]
Some 59.7 mln tons of cargo and 714 mln passengers were transported via motor transport in Azerbaijan in January-June, 2013. According to the State Statistical Committee, cargo transportation increased 6.8% in comparison and passenger transportation 8,3% with the same period of previous year ...