Azerbaijan increases grain fund’s reserves to ensure food security

Azerbaijan increases grain fund’s reserves to ensure food security Recently, the Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers decided to increase the volume of its grain reserves in the State Grain Fund from 500,000 metric tons to 750,000 metric tons. The decision was made as part of efforts to prevent direct or indirect impacts on the population’s grain supply, which could be in trouble by a long-lasting drought in the country and/or climate changes... Read More

$ 1100 debt per capita in Azerbaijan

$ 1100 debt per capita in Azerbaijan “There are slight restrictions in the budget of Azerbaijan for annual amount of internal and external debts. The wall for domestic debt is 1.2 billion AZN ($1,53 billion US) and 2.3 billion AZN ($ 2,95 billion US) for external one. According to official statistics, the domestic debt of Azerbaijan is more than 3 billion manat (3,85 billion US), which concerns the external debt, it is equal to about 4.7 billion... Read More

CESD: IMF’s Forecasts are Unrealistic

CESD: IMF’s Forecasts are Unrealistic The IMF’s more upbeat prognosis of 2012 economic growth was met with skepticism as CESD economists said the fall in oil industry would continue to hamper the country’s growth. International Monetary Fund (IMF) has increased much the forecast of economic growth rate on Azerbaijan stated in its specified World Economic Outlook (WEO), published on October, 09, 2012. The IMF expects that this year Azerbaijan’s... Read More

CESD Statement Approved; Azerbaijan doubled gas export to Russia

CESD Statement Approved; Azerbaijan doubled gas export to Russia Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD) reported in September, 2011 that gas export from Azerbaijan to Russia would be doubled early 2012. CESD received information from its sources in Azerbaijan Government about secret gas negations between two countries. That time CESD statement was broadly addressed by different mass-media institutes as well as international organizations... Read More

CESD is the best think tank in EaP region

CESD is the best think tank in EaP region “The best think tank from EaP countries is Azerbaijani Center for Economic and Social Development (CESD)”- Portal on Easter Partnership (http://eastbook.eu/en/) reported based on the World Think Tank Ranking for 2011. According to the University of Pennsylvania rankings (http://www.gotothinktank.com/2011-global-tank-index/) , a result of surveys 6,545 think tanks from 182 countries as well as from... Read More