The World Economic Forum (WEF) on "Additional Opportunities for Regional Development" started on September 28 is underway in Istanbul, Turkey. Azerbaijan is represented by minister of finance Mr. Samir Sharifov at the Forum.
Deputy Director of the State Treasury Agency of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan Vugar Abdullayev was appointed a chairman of the PEMPAL Program Treasury Society established by the World Bank and involving 22 countries of Central Asia and Eastern Europe.
The Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan held a board meeting dedicated to discussion of the state budget and summary budget drafts for 2015 and summary budget indicators for the next three years, which were submitted to the Cabinet of Ministers, and objectives set forth on September 18, 2014.
The external public debt of the Republic of Azerbaijan was 4,987.9 million manats, while its rate in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) made 8.5 percent in 2014.
Minister of finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Samir Sharifov met with the delegation of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) headed by Secretary General Vookong Um during their visit to Baku on September 11.
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Ilham Aliyev toured a new administrative building of the Ministry of Finance on July 25. Minister of finance Mr. Samir Sharifov informed President Ilham Aliyev about conditions created in the new administrative building.
The gross domestic product made 28743.0 million manats increasing by 2.1 percent within six months of the current year in comparison with the same period of the previous year.
A following meeting of the Election Group involving Azerbaijan within the World Bank (WB) and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) was held in Baku on July 5, 2014 with the organization of the Ministry of Finance and Central Bank of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
The 5th Azerbaijan International Insurance Forum (AIIF) started its work on June 19 in Baku City under the organization of Azerbaijan Insurers Association (AIA) and financial support of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
There was an official reception dedicated to the 15th anniversary of acceptance of the Republic of Azerbaijan to membership of Asian Development Bank (ADB) in Baku on June 9, 2014. The event attended by state and government officials of Azerbaijan, high ranking representatives of the ADB, the diplomatic bodies working in the country, experts and representatives of civil society and mass media started with a briefing on the activities of the Bank in Azerbaijan.
Minister of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Samir Sharifov met with the delegation headed by vice-president of Asian Development Bank (ADB) Mr. Venchai Jung on June 9. During the meeting, the parties exchanged opinions on the current status and future directions of cooperation between Azerbaijan and the ADB, highlighted successful development of cooperation and importance of water, transport and other projects implemented by our country jointly with Asian Development Bank.
Minister of finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Samir Sharifov met the delegation headed by Mireya Aquero de Corrales, the minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation of the Republic of Honduras on May 8.
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