The World Bank organized an international conference on the Public Expenditure Management Peer Assisted Learning within the PEMPAL project in Tbilisi on February 10 – 12, 2014.
The “Professional Accounting Education Community of Practice Workshop” was organized by the World Bank Centre for Financial Reporting Reform (CFFR) in Vienna, Austria on January 16-17, 2014.
The State Service for Control on Precious Metals and Stones of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan issued 373 special licenses in accordance with the applications of entrepreneurs in 2013. 36 of them were related with processing and use of precious metals and stones, 319 with their circulation and 18 were licensed as a copy, and the payment of state fee in amount of 192950.0 manat was ensured and 13 licenses were suspended.
The income of the state budget for 2013 was 19494,4 mln. manat, the expenditures were 19112,6 mln. manat, e.g. there has been occurred budget profit in amount of 381,8 mln. manat.
The opening ceremony of the new administrative building of the State Treasury Agency No. 6 of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan had taken place on December 23. Minister of finance Mr. Samir Sharifov who attended the ceremony cut the opening ribbon and toured the administrative building to witness the conditions created therein.
The Government of Azerbaijan and the Federal Government of Germany concluded the “Agreement on Financial Cooperation on projects agreed in 2008-2012” on November 28, 2013.
The Minister of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Samir Sharifov received Vice-President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) Mr. Bruce Davis within his visit to Baku on November 28, 2013.
The 7th meeting of Azerbaijan-France Intergovernmental Economic Commission was held in Baku on November 26, 2013. The meeting co-chaired by the minister of finance of Azerbaijan Republic Mr. Samir Sharifov and French minister of international commerce Mrs. Nicole Brick featured discussions on different areas of economy.
The draft Law “on the state budget of the Republic of Azerbaijan for 2014” was approved by the Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan on November 22, 2013.
The Minister of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Samir Sharifov received new mission head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to Azerbaijan Raja Al Marzouqi and his delegation on 8 November 2013.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Ilham Aliyev has signed an order dated October 22, 2013 on the new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan. According to the order Mr. Samir Sharifov has been reappointed to the position of the minister of finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
There was conducted a following meeting of the Commission established with the Decree of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on “Strengthening social protection of military servants of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Azerbaijan” dated to December 28, 2011.
Today is Monday, 10 March 2014 year