Teachers' Salaries to Increase in Azerbaijan Shortly

Society Materials 14 September 2006 15:53 (UTC +04:00)

Misir Mardanov, the Azerbaijani Education Minister, told journalists on 14 September the teachers' salaries are expected to increase shortly.

The issue has been discussed with the Prime Minister and the President and is expected to find resolution soon.

In the new school year around 4,000 teachers will be sent to the secondary schools of Azerbaijan, including 1,000 teachers sent to rural areas under the State Program on Provision of Schools with Teachers.

The Minister noted that shortly it is planned to hold attestation of teachers.