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

Azerbaijan Economy in 2012; expectations and challenges

Azerbaijan Economy in 2012; expectations and challenges Official forecasts for Azerbaijani economy in 2012 seem quite optimistic. According to Ministry of Economic Development reports although downturn in world economy. The Government of Azerbaijan (GoA) targets 5,7 % GDP Growth in 2012 meanwhile The Central Bank’s monetary policy is announced keeping inflation to single digits. Meanwhile, International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected at 7,1 % Azerbaijan’s... Read More

New gas pipeline deal

New gas pipeline deal Turkey and Azerbaijan signed on Monday an agreement to build a pipeline to carry 10 billion cubic metres of Azeri gas to European markets starting in 2017, the Anatolia news agency reported. The deal comes as the EU’s plans to build the so-called Nabucco pipeline across Turkey to bring in Caspian Sea gas and reduce Europe’s dependence on Russia has struggled to sign up suppliers. The accord on building the $5-billion... Read More