President approves amendments to law on access to information

July 10th, 2012
On July 6th President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev approved the amendments to the law on access to information, reported www.president.az website.

According to new amendments adopted by the Azerbaijani Parliament, information shall be released provided that it is not contrary to purposes of the protection of political, economical, military, financial and credit and monetary interests of the Republic of Azerbaijan, protection of public order, health and morality, protection of rights and freedoms, commercial and other economic interests of other individuals, ensuring the prestige and impartiality of the court.