business in Caucasus

Kvirikashvili meets with  Abdullah II

Kvirikashvili meets with Abdullah II

Jordan’s King Abdullah II discussed with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili bilateral relations and means of developing them in various fields, especially in the economic domain.  The meeting discussed …

US and Azerbaijan intend to expand business cooperation

US and Azerbaijan intend to expand business cooperation

The Ambassador of Azerbaijan to the the United States, Elin Suleymanov, met with representatives of ten major American companies. They discussed opportunities for expanding business with Azerbaijan at the meeting. The …

Best investment projects contest held in North Ossetia

Best investment projects contest held in North Ossetia

Winners of the "Best Investment Project" contest were awarded in North Ossetia. The contest was initiated by the Ministry of Industry and Trade of the republic to find new projects and ideas in the field of industry and …

Large franchises exhibition to be held in Tbilisi

Large franchises exhibition to be held in Tbilisi

The capital of Georgia is going to host BUYBRAND international franchises exhibition. The exhibition will become largest event for small and medium business in the South Caucasus. More than 100 brands will participate in the event. They …

Baku to host 1st Azerbaijani-Arab business forum

Baku to host 1st Azerbaijani-Arab business forum

Baku will host the first Azerbaijani-Arab business forum in October, said Elshan Rahimov, chairman of the “Cooperation of Azerbaijan and Arab countries” Public Association, AzerNews reported. Rahimov made …

UAE-Azerbaijan Intergovernmental Economic Cooperation Commission held 6th meeting

UAE-Azerbaijan Intergovernmental Economic Cooperation Commission held 6th meeting

Azerbaijani Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev has met with the management of DP World Group during the visit to the United Arab Emirates. The Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan informs that DP World Group renders advisory …

Dimitar Ganchev: Azerbaijan has made great progress in copyright protection

Dimitar Ganchev: Azerbaijan has made great progress in copyright protection

Over the past decade, Azerbaijan has come a long way in terms of copyright protection, the director of the Creative Industries Division of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Dimitar Ganchev said, …

Support of small and medium-sized businesses in NCFD discussed in Moscow

Support of small and medium-sized businesses in NCFD discussed in Moscow

Today, a meeting, chaired by the Deputy Plenipotentiary Representative of the President of the Russian Federation in the North Caucasus Federal District, Oleg Fadeev, was held in Moscow with the participation of the Deputy …

App Store may open in Georgia before the end of the year

App Store may open in Georgia before the end of the year

Representatives of the Georgian Ministry of Economy and the Agency for Innovation and Technologies held talks with Apple managers. They discussed the opening of App Store in Georgia. This service will allow residents of Georgia to use …

Turkish exporters to visit Azerbaijan and Georgia in early May

Turkish exporters to visit Azerbaijan and Georgia in early May

A delegation of the Turkish Eastern Black Sea Exporters Association will visit Azerbaijan and Georgia on May 2-6, the head of the association Ahmet Hamdi Gurdogan said, noting that the visit, supported by Turkey’s Ministry …

Baku to host Azerbaijan-Italy business forum

Baku to host Azerbaijan-Italy business forum

The Azerbaijani-Italian business forum will be held in Baku on February 23, abc.az reports. The Azerbaijan Export & Investment Promotion Foundation (Azpromo) reports that the event is dated to coincide with the upcoming …

Istanbul to host 5th Turkey-Azerbaijan-Georgia business forum

Istanbul to host 5th Turkey-Azerbaijan-Georgia business forum

The fifth Turkey-Azerbaijan-Georgia business forum organized by Azerbaijan Export and Investments Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) will be held in Istanbul on February 17, the press service of Economy Ministry said. The trilateral …

Russia to invest in Azerbaijani agriculture projects

Russia to invest in Azerbaijani agriculture projects

Russia and Azerbaijan are discussing the implementation of new projects in agriculture, the executive director of the Azerbaijan-Russia Business Council, Farhad Sattarov, said. There are talks which mostly cover …

 Karapetyan urges not to disturb Armenian businessmen

Karapetyan urges not to disturb Armenian businessmen

Law enforcement authorities should disturb business only in extreme cases, the Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan said during the cabinet meeting. "In order to maintain favorable business environment, …

 Russia is priority of Azerbaijan#039s export

Russia is priority of Azerbaijan's export

Azerbaijan highly appreciates the level of trade and economic relations with Russia and plans to increase them in the future, the head of the Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO), Rufat Mammadov, said, …

Azerbaijan to open its first trade mission in Russia

Azerbaijan to open its first trade mission in Russia

Azerbaijan's first trade mission will be opened in Russia in the near future, the deputy head of the Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan Sahil Babayev said at a meeting with members of the US Chamber of Commerce. …

Free trade deal with Georgia among China’s top economic events in 2016

Free trade deal with Georgia among China’s top economic events in 2016

Georgia - China Free Trade Deal has been ranked 8th among China’s top ten main economic events of 2016, Georgia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. The Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China has …

Inter RAO completes sale of Electric Networks of Armenia

Inter RAO completes sale of Electric Networks of Armenia

Inter RAO group completed the third stage of sale of Electric Networks of Armenia and Hrazdan TPP ahead of schedule. The buyer is Tashir group, Russian holding reported.   …

 SOCAR establishes new company

SOCAR establishes new company

Azerbaijan's Ministry of Taxes registered SOCAR Capital LLC. The authorized capital of the company makes up AZN 3 million. SOCAR Capital's legal representative is Samir Karimov.   Members …

 BP extends business development program in Azerbaijan

BP extends business development program in Azerbaijan

BP and its partners in Azerbaijani oil and gas projects extended the implementation of the local business development program by two years, BP Azerbaijan vice president Bakhtiyar Aslanbayli said. He noted that the main …

Nazarbayev: Kazakh judges should continue raising their credibility

Nazarbayev: Kazakh judges should continue raising their credibility

The judicial reform started in Kazakhstan is not completed, it is necessary to continue with this work to improve the activity of courts and raise trust in them on the part of ordinary citizens, the Kazakh President Nursultan …

Baku makes sea step towards becoming hub of hubs

Baku makes sea step towards becoming hub of hubs

Today the Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC presented by the Free Trade Zone (FTA) in the Alat township of Baku's Garadagh district. The company's Director General Taleh Ziyadov told about plans to make …

Karachay-Cherkessia helps its businessmen with ASI#039s rating practices

Karachay-Cherkessia helps its businessmen with ASI's rating practices

Karachay-Cherkessia has improved the business conditions in the country with the help of the best practices of the National State Rating of the investment climate in the Russian regions, the head of the republic, Rashid Temrezov, said at a …

Italian-Georgian Business Forum 2017 to be held in Italy

Italian-Georgian Business Forum 2017 to be held in Italy

Italy's Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Paolo Gentiloni, said the Georgian government has "worked hard” to create beneficial situation for European businesses to invest in the …

Istanbul to host 5th Georgian-Azerbaijani-Turkish business forum

Istanbul to host 5th Georgian-Azerbaijani-Turkish business forum

The 5th Georgian-Azerbaijani-Turkish business forum will be held in Istanbul on November 16. During the upcoming event entrepreneurs will have an opportunity to find business partners and establish cooperation, Trend reports with …

Novosibirsk businessmen interested in Georgia

Novosibirsk businessmen interested in Georgia

Business delegation, which will include representatives of seven Novosibirsk companies will arrive in Georgia on November 7. During the visit they will attend presentations, business meetings and negotiations with potential …

Pakistan eyes to multiply exports to Azerbaijan

Pakistan eyes to multiply exports to Azerbaijan

Pakistan has prepared a five-year trade cooperation plan to enhance exports to $500 million to Azerbaijan. Pakistan’s exports to Azerbaijan were $60 million, while imports stood at $31,000 in 2015-2016. The largest export product …

With City of Towers, China Puts Its Economic St on Caucasus

With City of Towers, China Puts Its Economic Stamp on Caucasus

"The Chinese want control, and if they don’t get control they are not interested,” Levan Akhvlediani says

Ramazan Abdulatipov to Vestnik Kavkaza: Russia and Azerbaijan need more intensive regional cooperation

Ramazan Abdulatipov to Vestnik Kavkaza: Russia and Azerbaijan need more intensive regional cooperation

Russia and Azerbaijan need to pay more attention to the development of economic relations between the regions, the head of the Republic of Dagestan Ramazan Abdulatipov said, speaking with a correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza …

Shahin Mustafayev visits Georgia

Shahin Mustafayev visits Georgia

Delegation led by the Minister of Economic Development of Azerbaijan Shahin Mustafayev is on official visit to Georgia on October 27-28 to discuss prospects for economic cooperation expansion between Azerbaijan and …