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Business in Azerbaijan, Baku

Syllabus of the Subject: Foreign Trade and Business in Azerbaijan. Baku

  1. Introduction to the Republic of Azerbaijan (Europe - Central Asia)
  2. Azerbaijani Economy
    1. Azerbaijani Petrol
    2. Case Study: The State Petrol Company of the Azerbaijan Republic
  3. International Trade of Azerbaijan
    1. European Union-Azerbaijan trade relations
  4. Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in Azerbaijan
  5. Doing Business in Baku
  6. Access to the Azerbaijani market
  7. Business Plan for Azerbaijan
Transport Corridors related to Azerbaijan
  1. Transport Corridor Europe-Caucasus-Asia (TRACECA)
  2. International North-South Transport Corridor (India-Russia)
  3. Afghanistan-Turkmenistan-Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey Transport Corridor (Lapis Lazuli)
  4. Trans-Caspian Trade and Transit Corridor (Central Corridor)
  5. Access to the:
    1. Almaty-Bishkek Economic Corridor
    2. Islamabad-Tehran-Istanbul Rail and Road Corridor (ITI-ECO)
    3. Eurasian Land Transport Initiative (Silk Road)
    4. China-Central Asia-West Asia Economic Corridor

Azerbaijani Free Trade Agreements (FTA) and Market Access.

  1. Azerbaijan and the Central Eurasian Economic Area
  2. Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)
  3. Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO)
  4. Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Programme
  5. Regional Organisation Democracy Economic Development (GUAM)
  6. Free Trade Agreement (FTA) with the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), Russia, Georgia...
  7. Free Trade Agreement (FTA) between Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, and Moldova
  8. Transit and Transport Cooperation Agreement (Lapis Lazuli Route Agreement)
  9. Iran-Pakistan-Turkey Transit Transport Framework Agreement (TTFA)
  10. Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC)
  11. Azerbaijan-European Union
    1. EU Eastern Partnership
    2. Black Sea Synergy
    3. European Union-South Caucasus
  12. Trade Preferential System among the Member States of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (TPS-OIC)
  13. Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council)

The objectives of the Subject “Foreign Trade and Business in Azerbaijan” are the following:

  1. To analyse the Azerbaijani economy and foreign trade
  2. To know the business opportunities in Azerbaijan
  3. To explore the Azerbaijani trade relations with the country of the student
  4. To know the Azerbaijani Trade Agreements
  5. To examine the profile of Azerbaijani companies
  6. To develop a business plan for the Azerbaijani market
The Subject “Doing Business in Azerbaijanbelongs to the following Online Higher Education Programs taught by EENI Global Business School:
  1. Doctorates: Islamic Business, European Business
  2. Masters: International Business, Business in Muslim Countries, Europe
  3. Courses: Business in Eastern Europe, Central Eurasia

Online Student (Master International Business)

Learning materials in Master in International Business in English or Study Master Doctorate Business in Spanish Azerbaiyán Study, Master in International Business in French Azerbaidjan

  1. Credits of the Subject “Foreign Trade and Business in Azerbaijan”: 1 ECTS Credits
  2. Duration: one week

Azerbaijani Online Students, Master Doctorate Business Azerbaijan - Master of Science in International Business (MIB)

Example of the Subject - Doing Business in Azerbaijan:
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Description of the Subject: Foreign Trade and Business in Azerbaijan

The Republic of Azerbaijan is strategically situated between Asia and Europe.

  1. Azerbaijan is located in the south-eastern part of Southern Caucasus
  2. Azerbaijan shares borders with the Russian Federation, Iran, Turkey, Georgia, and Armenia
    1. With Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan (Caspian Sea)
  3. Azerbaijani is the official language of Azerbaijan
  4. The capital of Azerbaijan is Baku
  5. Azerbaijani Area: 86,600 square kilometres
  6. Population of Azerbaijan: 9.6 million people
  7. Independence from the Soviet Union: 1991

International North-South Transport Corridor, Master

Main religion in Azerbaijan: Islam

Azerbaijan belongs to the Central Eurasian Economic Area (Islamic Civilisation).

Course: China-Central Asia-Western-Asia Economic Corridor

Azerbaijani Economy.

  1. The Republic of Azerbaijan is one of the fastest developing countries
  2. The gross domestic product of Azerbaijan grew 14.6% yearly to 14,309 billion Manat (AZN, the currency of Azerbaijan)
  3. Azerbaijan ranks as the top reformer (World Bank- “Doing Business” survey), with improvements in 7/10 indicators of regulatory reform
  4. The Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan is promoting the foreign direct investments into Azerbaijan
  5. Azerbaijan is one of the World's leading countries by the foreign direct investment (FDI) attraction
  6. The privatisation process is one of the greatest tools for the FDI attraction in the non-petrol sector of Azerbaijan
  7. The Baku International Sea Trade Port was created in 1902; is the largest Caspian Sea ports
  8. The largest industry in Baku is petroleum
  9. The State Petrol Company of Azerbaijan Republic is one of the largest petrol companies in the World
  10. Azerbaijani Currency: Manat (AZN)

Afghanistan-Turkmenistan-Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey Transport Corridor (Lapis Lazuli)

Central Asia Economic Cooperation CAREC, Course

Trans-Caspian Trade and Transit Corridor (Central Corridor) Course

Foreign Trade of Azerbaijan.

  1. Near 91% of the exported products from Azerbaijan (19 billion dollars) are exported to not- Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) countries, while 9% (2 billion dollars) are exported to the Commonwealth of Independent States countries
  2. 58% of the export products was carried out to the European Union (32%), Asia (8%), and America (1%)
  3. Azerbaijan has deep bilateral trade relations with Italy, France, Russia, Israel, the United States, Ukraine, Turkey, the People's Republic of China, Croatia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Germany, and Georgia
  4. The United Kingdom, the United States, Japan, France, Norway, the Czech Republic, and Turkey contributed 1289.4 million Manat (87%) out of the total of the foreign direct investment (FDI)
  5. Access to the Eurasian Land Transport Initiative (Silk Road)

Silk Road China-Europe Eurasian Land Transport (Course Master)

Islamabad-Tehran-Istanbul Rail and Road Corridor

European Union Eastern Partnership

Transport Corridor Europe-Caucasus-Asia (TRACECA) Course

Global Economic Organisations and Conventions of Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan is a member of...

  1. Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)
  2. Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe
  3. Intergovernmental Organisation for International Carriage by Rail (OTIF)
  4. European Council
  5. Organisation for Cooperation between Railways
  6. Customs Convention on Containers (CCC)
  7. Azerbaijan is one of the founders of the Regional Organisation for Democracy and Economic Development (GUAM)
  8. United Nations (UN)
  9. World Bank (WB)
  10. World Trade Organisation (WTO)
  11. International Monetary Fund (IMF)
  12. Azerbaijan also actively cooperates with the European Union (EU), NATO, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

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