Last week review (25.04- 29.04.2011)

Analysis Materials 3 May 2011 12:22 (UTC +04:00)

April 25

• EU began a project to improve social protection of population in Azerbaijan
• UAE hosted discussions on possibility to expand export of Azerbaijani products to OIC countries
• Sharjah City (UAE) hosted 13th OIC Expo Exhibition, which demonstrated Azerbaijani food and agricultural products
• Azerbaijani Transport Minister and Georgian Economic Development Minister discussed development of relations between Azerbaijan and Georgia in the sphere of railway and road transport

April 26

• Accounting Chamber of Azerbaijan adopted a number of programs to audit use of state funds
• Azerbaijani Communications Ministry considers various approaches to determining value of digital signatures

April 27

• Baku hosts meeting of International Confederation of Trade Union of Railwaymen and Transport Construction
• World Bank approved a loan to improve irrigation systems in Azerbaijan
• Baku Expo Center hosts 'AITF 2011' Azerbaijan International Tourism and Travel Fair, which this year celebrates the tenth anniversary
• National Depository Center of Azerbaijan has improved managerial hierarchy
• Azerbaijan exempted a number of air vehicles and their spare parts from VAT
• New rules of registration of tourist facilities will come into force in Azerbaijan
• Azerbaijan's President received BP Chief Executive

April 28

• Tax legislation is monitored in Azerbaijan
• Azerbaijan develops draft law on private tax advisory service
• New head of Azerbaijan Bakcell mobile operator was appointed in Azerbaijan
• Azerbaijan and Turkey conduct joint research on general equilibrium model to predict socio-economic indicators in Azerbaijan

April 29
• Azerbaijan and Ukraine begin serious consultations on supply of liquefied gas
• Tourism Ministry of Azerbaijan send a number of complaints on travel companies to courts
• Entrepreneurs of Azerbaijan received 38 million manat preferential loans in 2011
• President of Azerbaijan and his spouse got familiarized with the 10th AITF-2011 Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism Fair and 2nd Azerbaijan Domestic Tourism Exhibition