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The water quality standard of the Caspian Sea was announced

Iran - 19 September 2018

In the communique of Isa Kalantari, Vice President and Head of the Environmental Protection Agency, all executive agencies are subject to Article 5 of the Law on the Management of National Services, Military, Police, Security, Real and Legal Persons: According to Note 5, Article 5 of the Protection Law From the seas and rivers navigable against oil pollution, the standard for the quality of the waters of the Caspian Sea was announced.

Baku Could Become The New Dubai, With Launch Of International Sea Trade Port

- 7 February 2018

Located in the Alat trade and industrial area and just 43 miles south of Azerbaijan’s capital city, the Baku International Sea Trade Port is currently under construction and is expected to have its first of three phases completed by this year’s end.

With the launch of the largest trade port on the Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan is expected to become a major transit hub for cargo and goods both in the region and throughout Eurasia.