Azerbaijan’s state budget deficit limit increased up to 1,5% GDP

Azerbaijan’s state budget deficit limit increased up to 1,5% GDP Azerbaijani Parliament which has adopted the law on state budget for 2012 today , has increased the size of its deficit. At the Parliament Finance Minister Samir Sharifov reported that budget deficit in 2012 will total 1,5% GDP thus rising by 0,2% and this is a normal indicator. ” Budget deficit limit will be raised up to AZN 634 million”,- S. Sharifov said. As a result the budget was adopted with revenues... Read More

WTO postpones terms of IX round of multilateral talks on Azerbaijan’s admission to WTO for 9 December

WTO postpones terms of IX round of multilateral talks on Azerbaijan’s admission to WTO for 9 December Terms of IX round of multilateral talks on the conditions of Azerbaijan’s membership in the World Trade Organization have been postponed at the initiative of the World Trade Organization’s Secretariat. Earlier the IX round was scheduled for 9 December 2011.    Read More

CESD Continues Policy Debates in Rural Azerbaijan

CESD Continues Policy Debates in Rural Azerbaijan Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD) continues policy debates in Rural Azerbaijan with support of OSI Think Tank Fund. Second serious events held in Sheki, Balaken and Gax within November 28-December 05, 2011. ‘Increasing of role of civil society organizations in policy decision-making process” titled policy debate held in above indicated cities with participation of representatives from different stakeholders... Read More