ICT sector revenues increase by nine per cent in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan Materials 14 May 2013 12:15 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku, May 14 / Trend H. Valiyev /

Information and communication services worth 462.6 million manat and 8.9 per cent more compared to the same period of 2012 were rendered to Azerbaijani organisations and people in January-April 2013, the State Statistics Committee told Trend on Tuesday.

According to the State Statistics Committee, some 72 per cent of the total volume of information and communication services fell to services rendered to the population.

Around 59 per cent of the total amount of revenue fell to mobile services, or 9.7 per cent more compared to the same period of 2012.

The total amount of revenues obtained from mobile services in the country amounted to 273 million manat in January-April 2013.

The official exchange rate is 0, 7846 AZN/USD on May 14.