Shah Deniz begins gas deliveries to Europe
On 31st December 2020, the Shah Deniz consortium announced commencement of commercial gas deliveries to Europe from the Shah Deniz gas field in the Caspian Sea offshore Azerbaijan via the newly completed Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) pipeline system.
The Tariff Council of the Republic of Azerbaijan held its regular meeting on January 4, 2021.The State Oil Company (SOCAR) has approached the Council with a proposal to raise retail prices for natural gas, AI-92 gasoline and diesel fuel.
The President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed a Decree on the establishment of the “Karabakh Revival Fund” public legal entity (January 4, 2021).
GRATA International held a joint webinar with BestProfi IS
On December 28, 2020 Shaimerden Chikanayev, Partner of GRATA International spoke on the topic: 'Gas market reform in Kazakhstan: main problems and legal aspects'.
Extension the special quarantine regime and implementation of additional mitigation measures of the special quarantine regime in Azerbaijan
The Decision #9 of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated January 16, 2021 proclaims an implementation of additional mitigation measures of the special quarantine regime as of 18 January, 2021 and extension of the quarantine regime until April 1, 2021 in the country.
Oksana Shakhlai, GRATA International, Belarus, took part in the seminar "Liability: complex issues of legislation"
Oksana Shakhlai, lawyer, head of the labor law practice at GRATA International, Belarus, took part as an expert in the seminar "Liability: complex issues of legislation" with a report on Conditions and procedure for bringing employees to financial liability.