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News Azerbaijan » Government: Moody's expects slowdown in government debt’s growth rate, decline in inflation

News channel or source: https://www.azernews.az/business/127656.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

In 2017, the inflation rate in Azerbaijan was 12.9 percent, while GDP growth was 0.1 percent. At the same time, according to Moody’s, the growth rate of direct and guaranteed government debt of Azerbaijan will be reduced within the next three years.

News Azerbaijan » Government: Moody’s forecast on Azerbaijan’s direct & guaranteed debt

News channel or source: https://en.trend.az/business/economy/2864321.html
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Moody’s expects the growth of Azerbaijan’s direct and guaranteed government debt to taper over the next three years. In a report on Feb. 22, Moody’s Investors Service said this is expected to happen as a result of implementation of a set of fiscal ...

News Azerbaijan » Government: Azerbaijan government facing deadline for F1 contract extension

News channel or source: http://autoweek.com/article/formula-one/azerbaijan-government-facing-deadline-f1-contract-extension
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The Azerbaijan government is not sure it will agree to a new race deal with Formula 1 owners Liberty Media. And race officials are not sure they can live with any deal that just extends the current terms. Baku hosted its first race on the historic city ...

News Azerbaijan » Government: WB: Azerbaijan's financial sector on its way to recovery

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096496235/WB-Azerbaijans-financial-sector-on-its-way-to-recovery
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Among other things, in 2016 the government set up a new financial regulator, the Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FIMSA), tasked with supervising Azerbaijan's banking and insurance sectors and securities markets," the WB underlined. To fully restore ...

News Azerbaijan » Government: Azerbaijan: President Aliyev Calls For Return To ‘Historic Lands’ In Armenia

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/20022018-azerbaijan-president-aliyev-calls-for-return-to-historic-lands-in-armenia/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Aliyev has in the past made similar claims about parts of Armenia being Azerbaijan’s historical home, but Baku now appears to be laying the intellectual groundwork to make the case more aggressively. Since his speech, government officials’ Twitter ...

News Azerbaijan » Government: Saudi Arabia And Iran Battle It Out In Azerbaijan

News channel or source: https://iranian.com/2018/02/20/saudi-arabia-iran-battle-azerbaijan/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Recent Saudi overtures came amid reports that Azerbaijan’ s security services had warned the government about Iran’s growing influence in the country. The report suggested that an informal lifting in 2013 of a ban on preaching by Islamic scholars ...

News Azerbaijan » Government: Development banks tell Azerbaijan to diversify economy more

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/azerbaijan-economy/development-banks-tell-azerbaijan-to-diversify-economy-more-idUSL8N1QB3KX
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

the government is taking measures to encourage the non-oil part of the economy to grow,” the World Bank’s country manager, Naveed Hassan Naqvi, told Reuters in an interview. “When policymakers in Azerbaijan talk about diversification, they talk of ...

News Azerbaijan » Government: Kaspar Karampetian: Azerbaijan’s request for international arrest warrant nonsense

News channel or source: http://www.armradio.am/en/2018/02/22/kaspar-karampetian-azerbaijans-request-for-international-arrest-warrant-nonsense/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Interpol has already dismissed similar requests of Azerbaijan in the recent past since they are ... “I would therefore like to advise the Azerbaijani Government not to waste time on such useless initiatives and take care of the violations of human ...

News Azerbaijan » Government: Getting Around Azerbaijan

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/feb/13/getting-around-azerbaijan/
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Can I take a taxi in Baku, Azerbaijan? If you take a taxi in Baku, you might think you’re in London. Azerbaijan’s government acquired a fleet of 1,000 London-style Fairway cabs in 2011 coinciding with the event of the Eurovision song contest ...

News Azerbaijan » Government: Expanding regional rivalries: Saudi Arabia and Iran battle it out in Azerbaijan

News channel or source: http://www.payvand.com/news/18/feb/1073.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Recent Saudi overtures came amid reports that Azerbaijan' s security services had warned the government about Iran's growing influence in the country. The report suggested that an informal lifting in 2013 of a ban on preaching by Islamic scholars linked to ...