Last week review (23.05- 27.05.2011)

Analysis Materials 1 June 2011 09:54 (UTC +04:00)

May 23
• Membership of the Association of Microfinance Organizations of Azerbaijan changed
• Tourism potential of Azerbaijan was demonstrated at exhibition in Kiev
• Tax authorities of Azerbaijan have increased control over payment of debts for land

May 24

  • First issuance of shares of national satellite communications operator was registered in Azerbaijan
  • Direction of merchant acquiring was discussed Azerbaijan
  • Representatives of CIS countries discussed in Azerbaijan reduction of tariffs for roaming
  • Azerbaijan urged EBRD to increase its funding for priority sectors of the economy
  • Azerbaijan get familiarized with international experience in the field of monitoring
  • Communications Ministry of Azerbaijan presented GSM and CDMA operators the project to unify rates on inter-operator connections

May 25

  • Prospects of cooperation on stock markets of Azerbaijan and Korea were discussed in Baku
  • Azerbaijan presented a project for second TRACECA Investment Forum
  • Azerbaijan and Czech Republic discussed possibility of mutual investment in securities market
  • Baku Interbank Currency Exchange discussed prospects of further cooperation with KASE

May 26

  • Communications Ministry of Azerbaijan has prepared an action plan in accordance with presidential order on electronic services
  • Azerbaijani-Turkish business forum on ICT was opened in Baku
  • Communications Ministry held a meeting of coordinating council of State program "E-Azerbaijan"

May 27

  • Preliminary action plan on road safety within TRACECA was presented
  • State Insurance Company of Azerbaijan began a campaign to promote insurance
  • Parliament of Azerbaijan ratified draft amendment to 2011 state budget and execution of 2010 state budget
  • A conference on prolonged social and economic development of regions was held in Azerbaijan