President Ilham Aliyev appoints Ali Asadov as Prime Minister


October 8, Fineko/abc.az. Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree appointing Ali Asadov as Prime Minister of the country.

Earlier, Milli Majlis backed Ali Asadov's candidacy for this post.

Since 2017 Ali Asadov has served as assistant to the President of Azerbaijan on economic issues.

The Azerbaijani leader also signed a decree on the resignation of Novruz Mammadov from the post of Prime Minister of Azerbaijan.

Novruz Mammadov was appointed as Prime Minister in April 2018.