Last week review

Politics Materials 19 February 2008 12:00 (UTC +04:00)

11 February

• Azerbaijan increased gas price for Georgia

•Conference took place in Baku as a result6 of implementation of Regional Social and Economic Development Program in Azerbaijan

• Azerbaijan's Ministry of Transport prepared project on construction of new bridges, passages and car parks in Baku

• Azerbaijan's State Share in Azercell Telecom was sold

• Azerbaijan signed a protocol on talks with the WB within railway project

12 February

•Apsheron Investment joined EITI

•Head of EBRD Representation in Azerbaijan was replaced

•Meeting of Azerbaijani-Tajikistan Inter-Governmental Commission for Economic Co-operation took place in Baku

•Tube-Rolling Plant of Azerbaijan presented recovery program

13 February

• Georgia's Minister of Energy discussed in Baku purchase of natural gas

• Azerbaijan's Ministry of Finance remembered insurance companies their obligations

14 February

• Azerbaijan decreased volume of hard-roe export by two times

• Azerbaijan commenced gas export to Iran

•EBRD and EIB expanded joint financing in Azerbaijan

•Azerbaijan Investment Company became shareholder of cement plant

15 February

•Azerenergy launched large sub-station in Baku

•Azerbaijani railway workers went on strike

•Four companies displayed interest towards construction of first trash burning plant in Azerbaijan

•KFH approved first investment for investment company established in Azerbaijan

• Azerbaijan submitted project of EITI Resolution to the UNO

•Meeting of Director General of Azerbaijan State Agency for Standardization, Metrology and Patent took place in Caspian Integration Business Club (CIBC)

16 February

•Association of Insurance Companies of Azerbaijan confirmed action plan for 2008