By Laman Ismayilova
New departments have been created in Azerbaijan’s Culture Ministry, the ministry said in a message on June 27.
The new departments are the Department for Museum Business and Control over Cultural Wealth, the Department for Folk Art and Development of Cultural Routes, the Department for Regional Policy, International Cooperation and Innovation Development, as well as the Science and Research Sector.
In accordance with the order of Azerbaijan’s Culture Minister Abulfas Garayev, employees have been appointed to the departments and sectors of the ministry.
Notably, President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree to ensure activity of Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture on June 6, 2018.
Under the decree, the Regulations and structure of this department, as well as the Regulation on the State Service for the Protection, Development and Restoration of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture were approved.
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