Azerbaijan grants permanent residence to over 2,000 foreigners in 2019

  15 January 2020    Read: 976
  Azerbaijan grants permanent residence to over 2,000 foreigners in 2019

As many as 2,041 foreign citizens were granted permanent residence permits in Azerbaijan in 2019, Vusal Huseynov, Head of the State Migration Service announced at a press conference on Wednesday, AzVision.az reports.

Of them, 747 are citizens of Georgia, 571 – citizens of Russia, 196 – citizens of Turkey, 95 – citizens of Iran, 88 – citizens of Ukraine, 343 – citizens of other countries.

Huseynov noted that as many as 6,680 foreigners obtained work permits in Azerbaijan last year. “Of them, 2,355 are citizens of Turkey, 930 – citizens of the United Arab Emirates, 449 – citizens of India, 285 – citizens of Russia, 259 – citizens of Iran, 2,402 – citizens of other countries,” he added.  


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