Istanbul hosts 30th Session of COMCEC
As earlier reported, the 30th Session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) is underway in Istanbul with the participation of the OIC Member States and relevant OIC, regional and ...

Georgian theater director to cooperate with Azerbaijan Musical Theater

27.11.2014 [17:16]
Famous Georgian theater director, winner of international awards, People's Artist of the USSR Robert Sturua will cooperate with the Azerbaijan Musical Theater. He has visited the Azerbaijan State Musical Theatre, viewed the new building of the theater, commissioned in ...
YARAT announces 'Urban Voice' public art project

YARAT announces 'Urban Voice' public art project

27.11.2014 [16:00]
YAY Gallery and YARAT Contemporary Art Organisation have announced 'Urban Voice' public art project in an attempt to support contemporary art in November 2014. This project is an open contest for an art project installation to be placed on a pedestal in front of Yay ...

Paris hosts regular session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

25.11.2014 [15:01]
As earlier reported, the ninth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage launched in Paris at the headquarters of UNESCO. Azerbaijan is represented by Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Sevda Mammadaliyeva and Head of International Relations and ...

Baku to host Turkish world writers' forum

25.11.2014 [13:20]
On November 27-30, Baku will host the Forum of young writers, poets and researchers from the Turkic-speaking countries. The forum is organized by the World Association of Young Turkic Writers (DGTYB) with assistance of the Ministry of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan ...
Amber to represent Malta at Eurovision 2015

Amber to represent Malta at Eurovision 2015

24.11.2014 [19:34]
Amber has been selected as the Maltese entrant in next year's Eurovision Song Contest, and will carry the hopes of the small island nation with the song Warrior. Amber saw off the challenge of 13 other songs in tonight's live final broadcast from the Malta Shipbuilding in Marsa. ...

Azerbaijani movie “The Steppe Man” to join International Film Festival in Russia

24.11.2014 [18:51]
“The Steppe Man”, a movie by Azerbaijani filmmaker Shamil Aliyev, will be presented at the AKBUZAT - International Film Festival for the national and ethnic cinema in the city of Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia. ...
Azerbaijani and Turkish people learn more about each other's culture

Azerbaijani and Turkish people learn more about each other's culture

24.11.2014 [16:49]
Minister of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Abulfaz Garayev discussed the development of cultural cooperation between the two countries at the meeting with a delegation led by Turkish colleague Omer Celik ...

Istanbul to host 30th Session of COMCEC

23.11.2014 [11:41]
The 30th Session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) will be held in Istanbul on 25-28 November 2014 with the participation of the OIC Member States and relevant OIC, regional and international institutions ...

Zhanar Dugalova wins Turkvision-2014

22.11.2014 [16:06]
Kazakhstan's singer Zhanar Dugalova wins Turkvision Song Contest in Kazan. Final of the 2nd international song contest was attended by 15 participants with the highest number of votes in the semifinals. ...
London hosts Azerbaijan Mugham Night

London hosts Azerbaijan Mugham Night

20.11.2014 [21:15]
Azerbaijan Mugham Night has been held in London as part of the 2nd Buta Festival of Azerbaijani Arts. Organized by Buta Arts Center, the concert brought together representatives of Azerbaijani diaspora, local and foreign public figures. ...

Prominent Japanese pianist gives concert in Baku

20.11.2014 [13:55]
Famous Japanese musician, permanent representative of “Steinway” Company Chisato Kusunoki gave a concert at the presentation of well-known composer, People's Artist of the USSR, Professor Murad Kajlayev at the Azerbaijan State Philharmonic named after Muslim ...

The film "Nabat" receives awards at the Festival Mannheim-Heidelberg

19.11.2014 [17:41]
Feature film “Nabat” by the Azerbaijan director Elchin Musaoglu was awarded three prizes at the 63rd International Film festival Mannheim-Heidelberg. In particular, the film was recognized the best in the category for the reflection of human determination in the general human ...

Azerbaijani films demonstrated in Ashgabat

17.11.2014 [15:48]
Azerbaijani feature films, "Arshin mal alan" (The Cloth Pedlar), "In a Southern city" (“Bir Cənub şəhərində”) and "Do not be afraid, I am with you" (“Qorxma, mən səninləyəm”), were shown on promotion of the Azerbaijani cultural heritage and recognition of the national cinema art, organized by Azerbaijan Embassy and Ministry of Culture of Turkmenistan. ...

ISESCO Consultative Council to convene its 14th meeting in Baku

16.11.2014 [12:26]
The 14th meeting of the Consultative Council of the Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (ISESCO) will take place in Baku. ...
“3 apples” children's Literature sector of TEAS Press Publishing House holds presentation of over 20 children’s books

“3 apples” children's Literature sector of TEAS Press Publishing House holds presentation of over 20 children’s books

14.11.2014 [20:50]
The “3 apples” children's Literature sector of TEAS Press Publishing House has held presentation of over 20 children’s books. The presented children’s books have been translated and designed by the creative team of TEAS Press. Perception levels on a number of genres and age groups have been taken into ...
Book on Azerbaijan published in Tokyo

Book on Azerbaijan published in Tokyo

14.11.2014 [12:38]
A book titled “Azerbaijan, a rapidly developing country the Japanese are not aware of” by renowned economist, TV producer Kazuyasu Ishida has recently been published in Tokyo. The book provides information about the history, culture, location, economic ...
"From Gabala to Johannesburg, The music knows no borders" held in S.Africa

"From Gabala to Johannesburg, The music knows no borders" held in S.Africa

13.11.2014 [18:23]
A classic music concert called “From Gabala to Johannesburg, The music knows no borders” was held in Johannesburg, South Africa on November 12-13. The event is devoted to the 90th establishment anniversary of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic and 20th anniversary of establishment of democracy in South Africa ...
Prominent Azerbaijani writer Mir Jalal’s book published in Kiev

Prominent Azerbaijani writer Mir Jalal’s book published in Kiev

13.11.2014 [15:44]
Azerbaijan’s outstanding writer and scientist, Philology Doctor Mir Jalal Pashayev’s selected works, titled “Yolumuz hayanadır?” (“Where are we going?”) has been published in Ukrainian language. Initiated by the Azerbaijani Embassy in Ukraine, the book has been published in Kiev’s ...