Communications Ministry invested in IT-sphere of Azerbaijan about 158 billion manats in 2005
The Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies (MCIT) invested 157, 571 billion AZM in the telecommunications sphere of Azerbaijan in 2005 РіРѕРґСѓ. The same index
in 2004 was about 92 billion AZM. The funds were mostly directed to the reconstruction of the communication objects, construction of new telephone lines, both in the suburbs of Baku and in the regions of Azerbaijan, the Ministry told Trend.
During this period the Aztelekom Producing Unit (PU) invested about 83 billion AZM, the Baki Telefon Rabitasi PU some 51 billion AZM, Teleradio PU around 11 billion AZM, Azerpocht state enterprise for 8, 336 billion AZM.
MCIT planned to invest 96,5 billion AZM for the entire 2005.