Last week review

Politics Materials 12 February 2008 12:00 (UTC +04:00)

4 February

•Auction was announced for sale of State share of Azerbaijan's State Bank to physical entities

• Azerbaijan and European Union reached an agreement on Trans-Caspian Gas Pipeline Azerbaijan received chairmanship to CAREC and coordinated dates of events for 2008

5 February

• Summit of Confederation of Trade Unions of Azerbaijan took place in Baku

•International Conference on Regional Problems of Water Management commenced in Tbilisi

6 February

•SOCAR became operator of Azerbaijani section of Baku-Novorossiysk Pipeline

•President of Azerbaijan approved protocol on gas co-operation with Italy

•Press conference of Russia's Trade Representation in Baku took place

•Conference of State Land and Cartography Committee of Azerbaijan dedicated to 2007 took place

•KFW and Government of Azerbaijan approved consultant for Credit Guarantee Fund

•Press-conference of Azerbaijan's Ministry of Economic Development took place

7 February

•President of Azerbaijan issued an order on indexation of the insurance part of the labor pension

•New composition of Azerbaijani-Tajikistani Inter-Governmental Commission for Economic co-operation was confirmed

•Government of Azerbaijan commenced formation of working group and commission to devise new State Regional Social-Economic Development Program

•Representation of German Commerzbank was opened in Baku

8 February

•Press-conference of Baku Electricity Network took place

•Head of Social Protection Fund of Azerbaijan met with international advisor for pension reforms of Asian Development Bank

•Deloitte introduced Azerbaijan's financial sector to Russia's securitization practice

9 February

Azerbaijan Investment Company Determined first international auditor