World Chess Cup, Chess Olympiad: Steering Committee Set Up
The Azerbaijani president has signed an order on establishment of the Steering Committee for holding World Chess Cup 2015 and World Chess Olympiad 2016. News reports state that the First Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov has been appointed as chairman of the Organizing Committee. The Committee includes ministers, committee, service chiefs, president and vice-presidents of the Chess Federation.
The Organizing Committee is to develop a special Action Plan for holding World Chess Cup 2015 and World Chess Olympiad 2016 in Baku and to ensure its implementation.
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