AZAL increases number of flights to Astrakhan
The Azerbaijan Airlines, AZAL, is increasing the number of regular flights on Baku-Astrakhan-Baku route to two times a week from November 1. The new flight will take off from Baku at 19.00 on Saturdays, and depart at 03.15 from ...

ITU Plenipotentiary Conference kicks off in Busan

20.10.2014 [13:21]
The 2014 Plenipotentiary Conference of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) has got underway in Busan, the Republic of Korea. ...
‘Currently 83 percent of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project`s Turkish section completed’

‘Currently 83 percent of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project`s Turkish section completed’

17.10.2014 [22:42]
“Currently 83 percent of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project`s Turkish section, which involves construction of a 79-kilometer railway with a budget of $700 million, has been completed,” said Turkish Minister of Transportation, Maritime and Communication Lutfi Elvan ...
Baku hosts conference on “Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line - new opportunities for the development of the historical Great Silk Road”

Baku hosts conference on “Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line - new opportunities for the development of the historical Great Silk Road”

16.10.2014 [23:16]
An international conference titled “Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line – new opportunities for the development of the historical Great Silk Road” has today been held in Baku. The event brought together representatives of European and Asian countries, international organizations and financial institutions. ...
 Japanese businessmen share their impressions on their Azerbaijan visit

Japanese businessmen share their impressions on their Azerbaijan visit

16.10.2014 [21:56]
A meeting organized by the Cross Border Club and WorldInvesters internet TV featured the results of the visit of a group of Japanese businessmen to Azerbaijan. Speaking at the event, producer of WorldInvesters TV, Kazuyasu Ishida told of the latest ...
High Tech Park Azerbaijan, HP sign MoU

High Tech Park Azerbaijan, HP sign MoU

16.10.2014 [20:35]
High Tech Park Azerbaijan and HP, one of the largest companies in the world in the field of information technologies, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in the field of information security. ...
Lithuania, Azerbaijan discuss new cooperation areas

Lithuania, Azerbaijan discuss new cooperation areas

16.10.2014 [19:24]
Azerbaijani Minister of Communications and High Technologies Ali Abbasov has met a delegation led by Minister of Transport and Communications of Lithuania Rimantas Sinkevicius. ...

TAP issues Invitations to Tender for its onshore pipeline contract

16.10.2014 [18:47]
Trans Adriatic Pipeline AG (TAP) has issued the first major Invitation to Tender (ITT) for the construction of the onshore section of the pipeline. This is an Engineering Procurement Construction (EPC) contract, which may be split into further contracts, ...

Azerbaijan, Czech Republic discuss agricultural cooperation

15.10.2014 [21:10]
Chairman of the Milli Majlis (Azerbaijani Parliament) Agrarian Policy Standing Committee Eldar Ibrahimov has met Deputy Speaker of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament of the Czech Republic Vojtech Filip. Ibrahimov highlighted the development of agriculture in Azerbaijan, as well as ongoing ...
SOCAR launches 40th filling station in Ukraine

SOCAR launches 40th filling station in Ukraine

15.10.2014 [18:17]
The State Oil Company of the Republic of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) has launched another filling station in Ukraine bringing the total number of its facilities in the country to 40. ...

‘White City will be one of the best urban development projects not only in South Caucasus or in this vast region, but also globally’

15.10.2014 [18:06]
“Today the independent Azerbaijan is eliminating this environmental disaster. It is also quite symbolic because there will be a White City instead of the Black City. The White City will be one of the best urban development projects not only in the South Caucasus or in this vast ...
Iran ‘wants’ to use Azerspace 1 in television and radio broadcasting

Iran ‘wants’ to use Azerspace 1 in television and radio broadcasting

15.10.2014 [13:03]
Iran has expressed its desire to use Azerspace 1 in television and radio broadcasting. Chairman of the Islamic Republic of Iran Broadcasting (IRIB) Ezzatollah Zarghami said his country wanted to organize the broadcasting via Azerbaijan`s communications satellite as ...
Major supply contract signed for TANAP gas pipeline

Major supply contract signed for TANAP gas pipeline

15.10.2014 [12:28]
Turkish and Azerbaijani companies and government officials have inked a contract to supply the steel pipe for Trans-Anatolian gas pipeline system (TANAP), according to Today`s Zaman. Turkish steel pipe producers Toscelik, Borusan Mannesmann, Erciyas Boru, Emek, Umran ...
Azerbaijani, Uzbek customs committees sign cooperation plan

Azerbaijani, Uzbek customs committees sign cooperation plan

15.10.2014 [12:08]
Azerbaijan and Uzbekistan have signed a plan of cooperation in the fields of customs for 2015-216 and a protocol on the initial exchange of information between the two countries’ customs services about goods and vehicles passing the state border ...

Azerbaijani President: New opportunities are opening up for export of agricultural products

14.10.2014 [21:32]
“We need to increase our export potential. A lot has been done in this regard. New opportunities are opening up. In particular, there are new opportunities for the export of agricultural products,” said President of the Republic ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Modern processing enterprises are being established in Azerbaijan

14.10.2014 [21:27]
“Modern processing enterprises are being established in Azerbaijan. Our agricultural products are supplied to world markets in a processed form. I want to say again that there are great opportunities for increasing our export potential now ...

Azerbaijani President: Our initiatives serve deepening of regional cooperation

13.10.2014 [22:32]
“I have repeatedly said that our initiatives serve the deepening of regional cooperation. I have also said that Azerbaijan's role in the region today is so great that not a single initiative can be put forward without respect for our interests. This project will multiply our importance. Azerbaijan will become stronger and ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Dozens of new nurseries are built in Baku and the regions, and this process should be continued

13.10.2014 [21:55]
“Dozens of new nurseries are built in Baku and the regions, and this process should be continued,” said President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers dedicated to the results of socioeconomic development in nine months of 2014 and objectives for the future. ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Shamkirchay water reservoir is one of the biggest projects implemented in recent years

13.10.2014 [21:30]
“Shamkirchay water reservoir is one of the biggest projects implemented in recent years,” said President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers dedicated to the results of socioeconomic development in nine months of 2014 and objectives for the future. ...