Azerbaijan, Baku, Jan. 23 / Trend N. Ismayilova /
Azerbaijan prepares to use the experience of Great Britain in the field of internal control, the head of the internal control department of the Ministry of Economic Development Ayaz Aliyev told media today.
"We began primary research within the EU SIGMA program to implement best practice in internal control," he said. "For this purpose, we studied the experience of Lithuanian Tax Inspectorate. Its system was borrowed from Great Britain. It was successfully tested."
The priority for Azerbaijan is to study the international experience in combating corruption," he said. "The country cooperates with the EU on TAIEX Instrument and SIGMA.
SIGMA assists the countries in Central and Eastern Europe in the development of modern administrative systems. SIGMA pays special attention at financial control, the state budget, control over state orders and audit control.