Weekly chronicle

Politics Materials 22 January 2008 12:00 (UTC +04:00)

14 January

Monitoring to reveal 'bird flu' was postponed due to ban weather conditions in Azerbaijan

Rotterdam Court cancelled hearing of witnesses on lawsuit of Maltese FIM Bank againt Azerbaijan Government

15 January

Azerbaijan's Ministry of Transport prepared technical tasks for the project on establishment of intellectual transport management system in Baku

'Single window' system was presented to representatives of diplomatic missions of Azerbaijan

'Labor security in construction sector' was held by Azerbaijan's Ministry of Labor and Social Protection

State Official Statistic Improvement Program in Nakchivan approved

A working group was established to create single register for commercial organization registration in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan's Cabinet of Ministers approved authorities of State Migration Service

Asian Development opened a credit line for Azerbaijan to finance large road project

16 January

Meeting of Azerbaijani Ministry of Communications & Information Technologies took place dedicated to results of 2007

Azerbaijan received first dividends from Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline

Large electricity-distributing networks in Azerbaijan were transferred to management

American company privatized Azerbaijan's State share in telecommunication JV

State Oil Company of Azerbaijan transferred to international financial account system

Head of Council on Co-ordination of Internet communication in Azerbaijan was appointed

17 January

Azerbaijani President attended ceremony of re-establishing gas supply to Azerbaijan's district of Agjebedi

Center for Economic Studies highlighted 30% increase of inflation in Azerbaijan in 2007

New IMF manager for Azerbaijan commenced activity

Paid services in State medical institutions in Azerbaijan were cancelled

AzRosPromInvest held presentation of its products in Russian market

18 January

New Head was appointed to Azerbaijan Mortgage Fund

New organization was established in Azerbaijan for gas reception and sale

Azerbaijan's Cabinet of Ministers approved members of Board of Azerbaijan's Ministry of Communications

Azerbaijan and Turkmenistan re-established economic co-operation

American bank received permission to open its representation in Azerbaijan

19 January

Azerbaijan initiated implementation of 'single window' system on borders for business registration