Baku, the capital city, accounts for 93% of deposits of population

Baku, the capital city, accounts for 93% of deposits of population By results of 2012 Baku again became a leader in attraction of deposits by the banks.  According to a report of the Central Bank of Azerbaijan, the volume of banking deposits in the capital city as of 1 January 2013 made AZN 4,754,300,000 at the average rate of annual 8.5%. Deposits in national currency made  AZN 2,693,100,000 as of the beginning of the year in Baku, average rate-7.8%,... Read More

Multipolarity is key: Assessing Azerbaijan’s foreign policy

Multipolarity is key: Assessing Azerbaijan’s foreign policy This paper seeks to outline how Azerbaijan should manage the numerous foreign policy challenges it faces due to its strategic location, wealth in resources, neighbors and surrounding conflicts. As a small state, Baku should seek to balance interests and pursue a path of multipolarity, without however forfeiting a strong stance towards governments that threaten its status quo. Russia,... Read More

International Conference on NATO and Energy Security

International Conference on NATO and Energy Security Energy security is becoming a priority of NATO policy at the present stage, and Azerbaijan – one of the most important partners of the Alliance in this area. This is the keynote opened the international conference: “Energy security in the Caspian region and NATO’s role in the protection of critical energy infrastructure.” The event was organized by the Azerbaijan... Read More

Top UK Universities Students to Start Internship at the CESD

Top UK Universities Students to Start Internship at the CESD CESD- Center for Economic and Social Development (Azerbaijan) has been included in the list of host partner organizations of CEEELBAS in UK. Agreement was reached between CESD and CEELBAS in August, 2012 (http://www.ceelbas.ac.uk/internships/).  CEELBAS is a partnership of the top universities of UK Universities of Oxford, Cambridge, Manchester, Bath, Birmingham, Kent, Sheffield, Warwick... Read More

CESD became official partner of IPI International Conference

CESD became official partner of IPI International Conference CESD became an official partner of the IPI International Conference that will take place from September 17-19, 2012 in Baku. A list of partners is available at: http://www.ipioilgasmedia2012.com/2012/partners.html The conference, organised by the International Press Institute (IPI), is a groundbreaking event which will bring together leading oil and gas journalists, financial and business... Read More

Natural Gas Europe referenced CESD reports

Natural Gas Europe referenced CESD reports Natural Gas Europe published new article titled as “Kremlin’s Offer to Turkmenistan: “More Political Than Economic”. The journal referenced CESD reports and states that “If anything, Baku has been saying lately that Nabucco is too ambitious and that it will develop its Shah-Deniz II fields for smaller pipelines, the Baku-based Center for Economic and Social Development said this week”. Natural... Read More