Collapse of rial in face of US sanctions has made country’s fixed-price fuel attractive on regional black markets.
The research branch of international mobile operator association GSMA has released a report on the mobile economy in Russia and 11 neighbouring countries that found the digital economy and telecoms services are growing faster than the global average.
Baku, plagued by corruption headlines, and Ankara, wracked by economic turmoil, will welcome the plaudits.
After meeting with Turkish, Azerbaijani counterparts ahead of upcoming oil sanctions, foreign minister warns of “severe consequences for the world order”.
Environmentalists furious after 5-Star backs off from pledge to cancel project claiming it only found out about €20bn contract kill fee after going into government.
During Yerevan visit, White House national security advisor also addresses Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and potential for selling Armenians American arms.