Number of users of portal about permission in Azerbaijan exceeds 189,000
Azerbaijan, Baku, October 18 / Trend, E.Aliyev /
About 7,500 Internet users used the services of the www.icazeler.gov.az portal in September 2013, created in Azerbaijan to offer information about authorising business documents, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Economic Development said.
"Over 300 people were from Great Britain, Russia, the USA, Turkey, Germany, Ukraine, Lithuania, Uzbekistan, Spain, Mongolia, Greece, Georgia, Romania, Italy, Norway, Saudi Arabia, Brazil, Moldova, the Philippines, France, Argentina, Hungary, India, Switzerland, Denmark and China," the statement said. "In general, over 189,000 people have visited the portal since its launching in March 2011."
The portal includes draft legislative acts of central bodies of the executive power to increase awareness of entrepreneurs for their participation in the development of legislative acts. Only in July, 9 draft legislative acts and 123 acts in total were placed on the portal.
The portal is also a single source of information for businessmen. It includes the samples of permits and procedures for obtaining and submitting documents required to start or expand a business.
The portal also includes a section of services. Draft legislative acts relating to the field of entrepreneurship developed by central and local executive bodies will be placed there.
Creating a portal was envisaged by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev's decree on 'Some issues related to the licensing and permit system required for engaging in certain types of entrepreneurial activity'.