TAP issues Invitations to Tender for compressor stations
Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG (TAP) has issued its next Invitations to Tender (ITT) for compressor stations in Greece and Albania. TAP is issuing two separate ITTs – one for Greece and one for Albania. In Greece, the ITT will cover the provision of engineering, procurement, construction and ...
Azerbaijan and Italy: great potential for agricultural cooperation

Azerbaijan and Italy: great potential for agricultural cooperation

26.11.2014 [20:34]
“There is great potential for the development of relations in the field of agriculture between Azerbaijan and Italy”, Azerbaijani Minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov stated as he gave interview to the Italian news agencies ANSA and AGI. He hailed the current state of the country's agricultural sector, noting that as a result of purposeful work ...
Baku hosts meeting of “KOOMET” Regional Metrology Organization

Baku hosts meeting of “KOOMET” Regional Metrology Organization

26.11.2014 [16:21]
Quality Forum of “KOOMET” Regional Metrology Organization and the next meeting of the technical committee have started in Baku. Experts of the Institutes of Metrology from 12 countries take part at the meeting ...
International industry conference kicks off in Baku

International industry conference kicks off in Baku

26.11.2014 [14:32]
An international conference on entitled " Industrialization in the 21st century: main trends of industrial policy, a modern approach and practices" has started in Baku. Opening the event, Azerbaijani minister of economy and industry Shahin Mustafayev said the conference will ...
BSEC customs officials convene in Baku

BSEC customs officials convene in Baku

26.11.2014 [14:22]
A meeting of the heads of customs administrations of member states of the Organization of Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) has kicked off in Baku. ...
Azerbaijan, UN Industrial Development Organization sign Framework Programme on Cooperation

Azerbaijan, UN Industrial Development Organization sign Framework Programme on Cooperation

26.11.2014 [12:59]
The government of Azerbaijan and the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) have signed a Framework Programme on Cooperation. ...
EBRD launches sustainable energy financing facility ‘Energocredit’ in Azerbaijan

EBRD launches sustainable energy financing facility ‘Energocredit’ in Azerbaijan

25.11.2014 [20:40]
The EBRD has today launched ‘Energocredit’ to boost the use of energy resources for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), local businesses and households in Azerbaijan ...
ITU again ranks Azerbaijan among most dynamic countries in ICT Development

ITU again ranks Azerbaijan among most dynamic countries in ICT Development

25.11.2014 [19:26]
During the year, Azerbaijan rose by 1 position - from 65th place in 2012 to 64th in 2013 and took the 64th place in the world, according to the new edition of the world ranking ICT Development Index (IDI) for 2013 ...

SOCAR president speaks at session of Atlantic Council Energy & Economic Summit

25.11.2014 [11:38]
As earlier reported, on 20-21 November the Atlantic Council Energy & Economic Summit took place in Istanbul. The event entitled “Energy and Economy” was attended by US Vice President Joe Biden and Prime Minister of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu. SOCAR’s President Rovnag ...

Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey business forum to be held in Batumi

24.11.2014 [18:42]
An Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey business forum will be held in Batumi on December 5. The forum to be organized by the Ministry of Economy and Industry of Azerbaijan, Azerbaijan Export and Import Foundation ...
Azerbaijan Tourism Days held in Hungary

Azerbaijan Tourism Days held in Hungary

24.11.2014 [16:02]
Azerbaijan Tourism Days was held in Hungary on November 21-22 coorganized by Hungary-Azerbaijan Youth Union (HAYU), Youth Foundation under the Azerbaijani President (YFAP) and the Azerbaijani Embassy in Hungary ...
New floating drilling rig to be commissioned by the end of 2016

New floating drilling rig to be commissioned by the end of 2016

22.11.2014 [16:59]
Azerbaijan State Oil Company (SOCAR) will commission a new floating drilling rig by the end of 2016. This will be one of the most modern facilities in the world, president of SOCAR Rovnag Abdullayev said ...
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Economy and Industry meets Serbian ambassador

Azerbaijan`s Minister of Economy and Industry meets Serbian ambassador

22.11.2014 [13:06]
Azerbaijani Minister of Economy and Industry Shahin Mustafayev has met the Serbian Ambassador in Baku Nebojsa Rodic. The Minister highlighted developing relations between the two countries in various fields, stressed the importance of reciprocal visits, ...
Negotiations on opening the FAO Partnership and Coordination office wrap up successfully

Negotiations on opening the FAO Partnership and Coordination office wrap up successfully

22.11.2014 [11:59]
Azerbaijani minister of Agriculture Heydar Asadov met with the Director General of UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) ...

EBRD: Azerbaijan improves quality of ICT in Caucasus

21.11.2014 [17:52]
ICT projects implemented by Azerbaijan are helping to improve the quality of telecommunications in the whole Caucasus, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said in its Transition Report 2014 ...

SOCAR chief: Greece is a valuable partner for Azerbaijan

21.11.2014 [14:55]
President of Azerbaijan`s state oil firm, SOCAR, Rovnag Abdullayev has praised the importance of Greece to Azerbaijan as he was interviewed by Greek Imerissia newspaper. ...
SOFAZ Executive Director attends 6th meeting of International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds

SOFAZ Executive Director attends 6th meeting of International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds

21.11.2014 [14:03]
Executive Director of Azerbaijan`s State Oil Fund (SOFAZ), Shahmar Movsumov, has participated in the 6th annual meeting of the International Forum of Sovereign Wealth Funds (IFSWF) in the Qatari capital of Doha. Hosted by the Qatar Investment Authority, the meeting convened senior officials of Sovereign Wealth Funds from more than 24 ...
Akkord Corporation, German Bauer sign MoU

Akkord Corporation, German Bauer sign MoU

20.11.2014 [20:30]
Akkord Industry Construction Investment Corporation has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the German Bauer to look for new projects and expand experience. Founded in 1790, Bauer is currently the world's expert in the fields of construction ...
UK crisis brings Azerbaijan’s role in ensuring EU energy security centre-stage

UK crisis brings Azerbaijan’s role in ensuring EU energy security centre-stage

20.11.2014 [13:39]
On 18 November, The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) organized a timely debate in Parliament to discuss the future of the UK’s energy supply and how this may be secured in the future. The debate came at an important time, as the past year has seen the signing of the $45bn final investment decision (FID) between the ...