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Azerbaijan is increasing the competitiveness of transport corridors, Trend reports referring to the State Customs Committee.

According to the committee, an online meeting was held with experts from the World Bank on the topic of logistics assessment within the private sector diagnostics.

The event participants were the Committee's Deputy Chairman, Major General of the Customs Service Javad Gasimov, representatives of the relevant structures of the committee, World Bank (WB) expert Daniel Saslavsky and representatives of the bank.

Gasimov noted that long-term relations have been established and fruitful cooperation is constantly developing between the World Bank and the Customs Committee.

He pointed out that the reforms carried out under the leadership of President Ilham Aliyev in recent years have created favorable conditions for enhancing the human resources, material and technical, regulatory and legal base of customs authorities, expanding and developing customs cooperation on an international scale.

The deputy chairman stressed that the measures taken to improve the business environment in Azerbaijan are regular.

Noting the importance of the indicators of the WB's assessment tools and reports for Azerbaijan, he added that the measures taken to improve the business environment have yielded positive results.

According to Gasimov, in order to improve the favorable business environment in Azerbaijan, a special commission and a working group under the leadership of the State Customs Committee have been created.

Speaking about the development of logistics and trade, including projects implemented in this area, he also informed about the work carried out to create logistics centers, open new customs checkpoints, and expand the infrastructure of existing checkpoints, including increasing the competitiveness of transport corridors.

The WB expert Saslavsky spoke about the links between the structure he represents and the State Customs Committee, and also thanked for the information provided for the meeting and diagnostics of the private sector.

Besides, Saslavsky expressed confidence that the interaction will further strengthen, and effective cooperation will accelerate international trade and improve the business environment.

Then, the meeting attendants discussed issues of assessing the logistics sector, increasing the opportunities for private sector participation in the economy.

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Ensuring security in Karabakh our top priority – Turkish president

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By liberating its lands in Karabakh, Azerbaijan opened up new opportunities in the region, Trend reports, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, Trend reports.

Erdogan made the remark at the 14th summit of leaders of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO).

"The main priority for us is to ensure security in Karabakh. For this we will do our best," the Turkish president said.

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Azerbaijan expects creating new broadcasting opportunities for Internet TV, radio channels

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New broadcasting opportunities for Internet TV and radio channels can be created in Azerbaijan, Head of the Office of the National Council for Television and Radio (NCTR) Fazil Novruzov said in an interview with the local Real TV channel, Trend reports on Mar.4.

According to Novruzov, in this regard broadcasters of the Internet TV and radio channels apply to the NCTR.

“There are technical possibilities, but there are gaps from a legal point of view. We made the proposals that broadcasters of Internet TV and radio channels, after undergoing simplified procedures, would be entered into the relevant register and would be able to broadcast on other platforms, for example, in the cable network, on the IP or OTP platforms. This will help expand their audience," he added.

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Prices for precious metals in Azerbaijan decline

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Prices for precious metals in Azerbaijan on March 4 have decreased compared to previous indicators, Trend reports citing data from the Central Bank of Azerbaijan.

Thus, an ounce of gold fell by 37.9185 manat or $22.3 (1.29 percent), amounting to 2,911.3095 manat or $1,712, and an ounce of silver – by 0.9539 manat or 56 cents (2.1 percent), amounting to 44.3974 manat or $26.1. The price per ounce of platinum decreased by 69.1645 manat or $40.68 (3.38 percent) and amounted to 1,974.21 manat or $1,161, and per ounce of palladium – by 23.5025 manat or $13.8 (0.58 percent), amounting to 4,008.8975 manat or $2,358.

Over the month, the price of an ounce of gold decreased by 187.3825 manat or $1,102 (6 percent), and an ounce of silver – by 0.6726 manat or $39 cents (1.5 percent). The price per ounce of platinum rose by 129.948 manat or $76.4 (7 percent), and per ounce of palladium – by 174.9385 manat or $102.9 (4.6 percent).

Over the year, gold rose by 117.7335 manat or $69.2 (4.2 percent), silver – by 15.0705 manat or $8.86 (51.4 percent), platinum – by 464.27 manat or $273.1 (30.7 percent), and palladium fell by 2,216.035 manat or $1,303 (5.2 percent).

Date:

Gold

(XAU)

Silver

(XAG)

Platinum

(XPT)

Palladium

(XPD)

Mar.4, 2021

2,911.3095

44.3974

1,974.21

4,008.8975

Mar.3, 2021

2,949.228

45.3513

2,043.3745

4,032.4

Feb.4, 2021

3,098.692

45.07

1,844.262

3,833.959

Mar.4, 2020

2,793.576

29.3269

1,509.94

4,230.501

Change in a day

in man.

-37.9185

-0.9539

-69.1645

-23.5025

in %

-1.29

-2.1

-3.38

-0.58

Change in a month

in man.

-187.3825

-0.6726

129.948

174.9385

in %

-6

-1.5

7

4.6

Change in a year

in man.

117.7335

15.0705

464.27

-221.6035

in %

4.2

51.4

30.7

-5.2

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