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Doing business in Azerbaijan

A selection of articles, books and online resources to help you explore the key issues for doing business in Azerbaijan.

Key data

Ease of Doing Business in Azerbaijan
Summary of comprehensive annual data collated by the World Bank giving key indicators for business and economic conditions. Includes information on typical business procedures, showing time to complete and associated costs for each step.


Doing Business in Azerbaijan
Guide prepared by a local firm within the UHY network which provides an overview of the relevant issues to consider when establishing a business in this country. This publication is current at March 2018.

Doing Business in Azerbaijan
A business guide from Baker & McKenzie which helps companies understand the economic, legal and regulatory structures of Azerbaijan. Published in 2018.

Doing Business in Azerbaijan
Guide produced by the Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) covering the business climate, an overview of sectors and regions and information on visas and business etiquette. Published in 2018.

Corporate governance

European Corporate Governance Institute
The European Corporate Governance Institute (ECGI) aims to provide 'a forum for debate and dialogue between academics, legislators and practitioners, focusing on major corporate governance issues and thereby promoting best practice'. The ECGI website also provides a directory of national Corporate Governance Codes, Principles & Recommendations.


On our Exporting to Azerbaijan page you can find export guides, trade forecasts and economic and political updates.

Law and regulation

Doing Business law library
World Bank
Collection of business laws and regulations from economies around the world, linking to official government sources. Topics include company law, labour, tax and trade.

Forums and support networks

British-Azerbaijani Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Organisation focused on promoting business relationships between the UK and Azerbaijan.

British Business Group of Azerbaijan
Membership organisation where new business people can meet others who have been working in Azerbaijan for some time and gain advice on how business is done in the country.

Embassies and consulates


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Articles and books in the Library collection

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