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Agthia Group Launches eZad, the World’s First Virtual Platform for Trading in Dates

It aims to put international wholesale date buyers in contact with sellers in the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Jordan, allowing their dates to reach regional and international markets. “We are proud to launch eZad, a unique and innovative platform that brings together date buyers and sellers from around the world. It is the easiest and […]

Industry

ADB reveals forecasts for inflation in Azerbaijan

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Inflation in Azerbaijan as of 2022 is forecast at 11.5 percent, Trend reports with reference to the latest outlook of the Asian Development Bank (ADB). This is while the expected inflation for the country in 2023 is 7 percent. “Inflation during January–June 2022 accelerated to 12.9% year on year from 4.3% in the […]

Industry

GDP growth in Azerbaijani non-oil sector speeds up – minister

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan’s GDP from January through August 2022 increased by 5.8 percent year-on-year – to over 84.8 billion manat ($49.8 billion), Trend reports via Minister of Economy of Azerbaijan Mikayil Jabbarov’s Twitter. According to the minister, the GDP growth of the non-oil and gas sector amounted to 10.3 percent – about 43.3 billion manat […]

Miscellaneous

Azerbaijani Parliament to prepare draft law on protecting citizens’ rights in digital space

BAKU, Azerbaijan, A draft law on protecting the rights of Azerbaijani citizens in the digital space will be prepared, Trend reports. This issue is included in the work plan of the autumn session of the Azerbaijani Parliament’s (Milli Majlis) Committee on Human Rights. Discussions were held during today’s meeting, following which the deputies considered it […]

Miscellaneous

Azerbaijani MP proposes prepare bill related to social media networks

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Azerbaijani MP Elman Nasirov proposed drafting a legal document on social media, while delivering a speech at the session of the Parliamentary Committee on Human Rights on September 21, Trend reports. “People are being insulted and slandered on social media, therefore should start preparing the relevant bill on social networks,” he said. Source: […]