ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Dec 2014

In December 2014, the government of Azerbaijan announced a change for the labour market access of foreign workers.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

2

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 2 liberalising
Inception date: 14 Dec 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

On 14 December 2014 entered into force a resolution of the Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers with migration content. It approved a list of sectors for which foreign nationals and stateless persons who visit Azerbaijan for a business trip of up to 90 cumulative days per calendar year are exempted from the obligation to obtain a work permit.
The list contains the following sectors:

  • Mining;
  • Processing;
  • Supply of electric energy, gas, steam and conditioned air;
  • Information and telecommunications;
  • Finance and insurance;
  • Education;
  • Transport;
  • Water supply, sewage treatment and waste recycling.

 

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
N/A

AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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Inception date: 14 Dec 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Labour market access

On 14 December 2014 entered into force a resolution of the Azerbaijani Cabinet of Ministers with migration content. It approved a list of sectors for which foreign nationals and stateless persons who visit Azerbaijan for a business trip of up to 90 cumulative days per calendar year are exempted from the obligation to obtain a work permit.
The list contains the following sectors:

  • Mining;
  • Processing;
  • Supply of electric energy, gas, steam and conditioned air;
  • Information and telecommunications;
  • Finance and insurance;
  • Education;
  • Transport;
  • Water supply, sewage treatment and waste recycling.

 

 
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