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ORDER OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN ON THE 90TH ANNIVERSARY OF ACADEMICIAN KHOSHBAKHT YUSIFZADEH


December 20, 2019

The 90th jubilee of academician Khoshbakht Baghi oglu Yusifzadeh, the famous scientist-geologist, first vice-president of the State Oil Company of the Republic of Azerbaijan, twice laureate of a State Prize of the Republic of Azerbaijan and Heydar Aliyev prize laureate, will be celebrated in January, 2020.

Khoshbakht Yusifzadeh owns exceptional services in successfully conducting large-scale prospecting and exploration work in the Caspian Sea and revealing its rich potential. More than 20 oil and gas fields were discovered and bring into operation with the participation and leadership of Khoshbakht Yusifzadeh. He contributed a lot to the successful implementation of the new oil strategy of independent Azerbaijan. The researches of honorary geologist dedicated to solve current problems of the oil and gas industry were highly appreciated.

Guided by clause 32 of Article 109 of the Constitution of the Republic of Azerbaijan and taking into account the significant contribution to the development of the Azerbaijan oil and gas industry, to ensure the 90th jubilee of academician Kh.Yusifzadeh I decide:

1. The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic together with the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan to prepare and execute an action plan dedicated to the 90th jubilee of academician Khoshbakht Yusifzadeh.

2. The Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Azerbaijan shall decide issues according to this order.

Ilham Aliyev
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan
Baku, December 19, 2019