Finance Minister: We plan to reduce state debt in foreign currency and replace it with state debt in national currency

21.05.2019,12:52


May 21, Fineko/abc.az. Finance Minister Samir Sharifov informed about government’s plans to take measures aimed at developing the domestic debt market in Azerbaijan.

"Our main goal in this area is to reduce the public debt in foreign currency and replace it with public debt in the national currency. This will increase much the stability in the debt sector of Azerbaijan and at the same time will help strengthen resistance to any external shocks on the world markets," Sharifov said.