Azeri president charges Azerigas, Azerenerji in increase of collection of gas, energy charges

Oil&Gas Materials 27 June 2006 11:58 (UTC +04:00)

A meeting held by the Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev on 24 June discussed the necessity for efficient use of internal energy resources, Trend reported citing Heydar Babayev, the Azerbaijani Minister for Economic Development.

The head of state gave relevant instructions to Azerigas and Azerenerji and other administrations and charged them to increase collection of charges for energy and natural gas.

According to the minister, in the macro-economic level it is means additional subsidy in the economy, which affects on some processes, including the inflation.