CEE branch of watchdog points to Baku’s withdrawal from transparency in extractive industries body as just one example of why it thinks credit for TANAP project should not be advanced.
Sergei Glazyev imagines that a Baku within the Eurasian Economic Union would create strong economic and business ties that would eventually mean a peace deal with neighbour Armenia.
Thousands attend anti-corruption rally demanding resignation of President Ilham Aliyev, anticipated police intervention does not materialise.
Azerbaijan’s economy will shrink by 1% this year, according to the latest IMF forecast, but will return to growth next year with a 2% expansion, the fund predicts.
Government figures used lobbying and money-laundering scheme centred in UK to make thousands of covert payments, leaked data reveals.