A working group created in Azerbaijan to prepare relevant proposals to assess the negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the sharp fluctuations occurring on world energy markets and exchanges on the national economy, identify areas of economic activity that may be affected by the pandemic, and reduce the negative impact of situation on the country’s business environment in the near future, held a meeting, the press service of the Ministry of Economy reported on March 25.

The meeting was held in the format of a video conference, the press service said.

The Head of the working group, Minister of Economy Mikayil Jabbarov, informed about urgent measures carried out under the president’s leadership to prevent a pandemic.

The state is ready to make flexible operational decisions,” Jabbarov said.