Legislative Update Newsletter - January, 2018

Legislative Update Newsletter - Januray, 2018

Overview of recent changes in the Azerbaijani legislation that could materially impact your business.


In this issue:

  1. The Civil Code of the Republic of Azerbaijan was amended
  2. Amendments were made to the “Law on Banks”, the “Law on Non-Bank Credit Organizations” and the “Law on investment funds”
  3. Restrictions on Tobacco Products
  4. Amendments were made to legislation on advertisement
  5. New rules for currency exchange points were approved
  6. Minimum monthly wage was increased
  7. Minimum living criteria was increased
  8. Mortgage and Credit Guarantee Fund of the Republic of Azerbaijan were merged
  9. New Agency under Ministry of Economy was established


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