ICT sector revenues exceed 10 percent in Azerbaijan

Business Materials 15 September 2014 17:32 (UTC +04:00)

Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 15

By Huseyn Veliyev - Trend:

Information and communication services worth 988.9 million AZN were rendered for Azerbaijan's population and organizations in January-August 2014 or 10.5 percent more than in the same period of 2013, according to a report from Azerbaijani State Statistics Committee.

The statistics committee said some 72.6 percent of information and communication services were rendered to the population, while 60.2 percent of the total income was received from mobile services.

Total revenues from mobile services rendered in Azerbaijan stood at 595 million AZN in January-August, which is 8 percent more than in the same period of 2013.

The official exchange rate is 0.7843 AZN/USD on Sept. 15.