Minister of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan Samir Sharifov made a business visit to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and India on February 19-21***As of January 1st, 2018, the external public debt of the Republic of Azerbaijan constituted 9,398.3 million US dollars (equivalent 15,978.1 million manat). The Debt to the Gross Domestic Product ratio stands at 22.8 percent (based on 2017 GDP of AZN 70,135.1 mln)******

Public agencies and services

Decree 48 of February 9, 2009 of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan ‘On measures to improve activity of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Azerbaijan’ approved the structure and the Statute of the Ministry of Finance and statutes of State Treasury Agency, Public Debt Management Agency, State Financial Control Service, State Insurance Control Service and State Service for Control on Precious Metals and Stones, which are included in its structure. These agencies and services subordinate to the Ministry of Finance. For more information, click the links in the column on the right of the site.