Deputy PM: 1.6 mln jobs created in Azerbaijan in 10 years (PHOTO)
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.