Baku, Azerbaijan, May 30
Over 10 years, 1.6 million jobs were created in Azerbaijan, said Azerbaijan’s Deputy Prime Minister Ali Ahmadov.
He made the remarks in Baku at a sub-regional workshop devoted to sustainable development goals.
Ahmadov said Azerbaijan's economy grew by more than 3.5 times in 10-15 years. During the same period, the poverty rate in the country fell from 50 to 5.6 percent, according to him.