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Azerbaijani insurers offered to setup labor protection fund

Azerbaijan’s insurance companies must assist in establishing a labor protection fund, the Minister of Labor and Social Protection of Population Salim Muslimov told reporters Oct. 11.
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News.Az congratulates its readers on the World Azerbaijanis' Solidarity Day and the New Year.
Joburg Metro Police Department officers narrowly escaped death or serious injury after they were fired at repeatedly by unknown suspects.
We need to work to be exemplar and excellent, we must become an exemplary country, clearly anchored in values, with clear rules, a community faithful to justice and lawfulness, a paranoia-free society
U.S. State Secretary John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met in Hamburg December 7 to discuss the situation in Syria’s Aleppo, according to Assistant Secretary of State and Spo
“The elephant in the room has that weight. It is a heavy weight and it's important to note that it's invisible,”
Want to give back this festive season, but don’t where to begin? Here are some pointers.
The Central Bank of Azerbaijan (CBA) will hold the next deposit auction on Dec. 12 to raise funds.
The signing of the agreement on establishing the CIS in 1991 became a starting point for the integration processes in the post-Soviet space
The remains of the 47 victims who were killed when a Pakistan International Airlines commuter crashed are being sent to Islamabad for identification.
The lira suffered heavily prior to Erdo?an's intervention due to global currency volatility in the wake of Donald Trump's presidential victory.
The High Court on Tuesday ruled that the Central Housing and Planning Authority (CH&PA) had acted in breach of the rules of natural justice and in breach of the fundamental right against compulsor
The Guyana Sugar Corporation Inc (GuySuCo) yesterday charged that “some elements are influencing sections of our workforce to commit acts of sabotage on the Corporation’s property with the intention t
A 14-year-old pedal cyclist died on Tuesday evening shortly after he was involved in a collision with a minibus along the Diamond Public Road, East Bank Demerara and his mother is calling for justice
The Opposition People’s Progressive Party/Civic’s (PPP/C) Member of Parlia-ment (MP), Komal Chand has deemed the 2017 budget meaningless and delusional for sugar workers and asked for it to be recall
A young couple of East Canefield, East Canje Berbice will be counting their losses this Christmas after the two-storey, four-bedroom home they occupied was completely destroyed by a fire yesterday.
The Public Procurement Commission (PPC) will from today begin shortlisting applicants for three key posts as it prepares to commence work next month.
Banks DIH Limited (BDIH) yesterday announced that on December 1st this year it repurchased 150.1m common shares held in its issued share capital by Banks Holdings Limited (BHL) of Barbados at a price
Even as the city’s parking meter contract continues to face stiff opposition from the business community, contractor Smart City Solutions (SCS) has started to install supporting infrastructure for th
A car that was taken from a Sheet Anchor teenager at gunpoint last week in the vicinity of Angoy’s Avenue, was discovered on Saturday last in Georgetown.
Two men are currently in police custody after they were discovered with 29 kilogrammes of cannabis at Number Five Village, West Coast Berbice.
President David Granger, on Tuesday evening, outlined three critical partnership areas for Guyana in support of climate financing in the international fight against the effects of climate change.
Elections for the Mayor of Georgetown will be held on Thursday December, 15. A notice seen by Stabroek News says, “Please be advised that a special meeting of councilors will be convened on Thursday D
As day three of the 2017 National Budget debate continued yesterday, Minister of Public Telecommunications, Cathy Hughes defended the application of Value Added Tax (VAT) to internet service, saying
The Government’s promise of “Deliver-ing the Good Life to All Guyanese,” has fallen woefully short, is the conclusion of the Federation of Independent Trade Unions of Guyana (FITUG) after its examinat
In light of a decision to dissolve the Board of Directors of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC), former Chairman, Dr Carl Max Hanoman has come out swinging at Public Health Minister, D
Shadow Minister of Communities, Ganga Persaud in his presentation to Parliament during the 2017 Budget Debate yesterday said the March, 2016 Local Government Elections are still incomplete.
The Central Housing & Planning Authority (CH&PA) has only spent 19.9% of the $5.8 billion allocated to it in the 2016 budget and has only achieved 30.5% of revenue, according to Minister respo
The state of the Region Six healthcare system came under scrutiny by Dr Vishwa Mahadeo during Tuesday’s evening’s budget debate, with the PPP/C MP calling out problems such as the overflow of sewage i
Minister within the Ministry of Communities, Dawn Hastings, said on Tuesday at the 2017 budget debate that according to data provided by the Guyana Water Incorporated (GWI), 94.5% of metered customer
The post-mortem reports for Clarissa and Theresa Rozario, the two girls killed in the 2014 Robb and King streets fire, were on Tuesday entered into evidence during the Preliminary Inquiry (PI) into t
Carter Page, who served as a foreign policy adviser to Donald Trump during his presidential campaign, told Sputnik he will have several meetings in Moscow with businessmen and ‘thought
Sergey Lavrov held meetings with Frank-Walter Steinmeier and John Kerry in Hamburg.
A possible 25 percent privatization of a company managing the North-South gas pipeline by SOCAR has caused panic in Yerevan.
Official exchange rates of the US dollar and euro to Azerbaijani manat for Dec. 8 were set at 1.7369 manats and 1.8716 manats, respectively.

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