Azerbaijan: wine production to increase by 2024

The Azerbaijani government predicts to increase its wine production by 2024, boosting the profitability and export potential of this sector. Winery occupies one of the most important places in the food industry in Azerbaijan. The country is famous for its high quality grape varieties. At present, about 40 winemaking enterprises operate in Azerbaijan, producing natural…

Ukraine: Ukreximbank head detention not to affect work

The Supervisory and Management Boards of Ukraine’s state-owned Ukreximbank have assured that the detention of the bank’s head, Oleksandr Hrytsenko, by the SBU Security Service of Ukraine will not affect the financial institution’s work. “The Supervisory Board and the Management Boards of the bank continue ensuring the financial institution’s efficient operation and guarantee its customers…

Ukraine: freight railway tariffs to be cut

Ukrmetprom President Oleksandr Kalenkov says freight railway tariffs should be reduced by 10% in Ukraine under the current crisis conditions. “Amid the crisis in all industries in global markets, we need to consider the issue of lowering Ukrzaliznytsia’s tariffs by 10%, that is to set such a precedent. This will give an additional incentive to…

Azerbaijan: cooperation in maritime sector mulled with Mexico

In order to review prospects of bilateral cooperation in maritime sector, Ambassador of Mexico Rodrigo Labardini has met with Director of Azerbaijan’s State Maritime Agency Gudrat Gurbanov. Welcoming the ambassador, the director spoke about agency’s functions, its bilateral and multilateral links. Also, he underlined agency’s activity within the International Maritime Organization (IMO). In this regard,…

Latvia: Z-Towers examination reports to be evaluated by construction experts

The State Construction Control Bureau of Latvia (BVKB) has commenced an administrative process and plans to assess the work performed by certified construction experts on Z-Towers. This includes assessing reports associated with the project, as confirmed by the office’s representative Elina Balgalve. She explains that the project Z-Towers has commenced well before the establishment of…