Azerbaijan, TeliaSonera discuss cooperation
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Communications and High Technologies Ali Abbasov has met a delegation from TeliaSonera Group of Companies. During the meeting, the sides discussed issues related to the development of the mobile communications sector in Azerbaijan ...
Azerbaijani President: We have laid 10,000 kilometers of roads Over past 11 years

Azerbaijani President: We have laid 10,000 kilometers of roads Over past 11 years

29.01.2015 [17:11]
“Over the past 11 years we have laid 10,000 kilometers of roads, built trunk and local roads, 340 bridges and tunnels,” President Ilham Aliyev has said. “The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project, which represents strategic international importance, was initiated by Azerbaijan. ...

Southern Gas Corridor would have never been realized without our leadership role, says Azerbaijani President

29.01.2015 [16:28]
“If we had not assumed the leadership role, the Southern Gas Corridor would have never been realized,” President Ilham Aliyev has said. “I personally took part in at least 10 international events related to the Nabucco project. There was nothing more than discussion there. Statements, speeches, adoption of resolutions – that was all. ...

Azerbaijani President: A lot of attention paid to infrastructure projects

29.01.2015 [14:06]
“A lot of attention has been paid over these years to infrastructure projects, and the work we have done is obvious,” President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has told the conference on outcomes of the first year of implementation of the “State Program on socio-economic ...
President Ilham Aliyev: Gasification in Azerbaijan should be at least 90-95 per cent

President Ilham Aliyev: Gasification in Azerbaijan should be at least 90-95 per cent

29.01.2015 [13:47]
“Gasification is at the level of 100 per cent in all cities. This is also a historic achievement. This has never been the case,” said President Ilham Aliyev in his opening speech at the conference on outcomes of the first year of implementation of the “State Program on socio- ...
PASHA Bank holds business forum on Azerbaijani financial market in London

PASHA Bank holds business forum on Azerbaijani financial market in London

28.01.2015 [20:30]
Pasha Bank has held a business forum entitled "The financial market of Azerbaijan: the forecast for 2015" in London. According to the bank, speakers in the event included the British Prime Ministerial Trade Envoy to Azerbaijan, and representatives of the Azerbaijan State Securities Committee, Pasha Bank, SWIFT and other companies ...
Azerbaijani Minister of Transport meets Georgian Premier

Azerbaijani Minister of Transport meets Georgian Premier

28.01.2015 [20:00]
Azerbaijani Minister of Transport Ziya Mammadov has met Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili. They discussed prospects for developing cooperation in the field of transport, particularly the construction of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway ...
Azerbaijan attends international tourism fair in Spain   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijan attends international tourism fair in Spain VIDEO

28.01.2015 [19:49]
An Azerbaijani delegation is participating in the international tourism fair, FITUR, in Madrid, Spain. Azerbaijan`s pavilion features the presentation of the country`s tourism potential, including must-see-places, cultural and historical monuments and hotels through books, booklets and CDs in the English language ...
Cogeneration unit to be constructed in PETKIM’s field

Cogeneration unit to be constructed in PETKIM’s field

28.01.2015 [17:45]
Currently, PETKIM, the largest subsidiary of SOCAR Turkey Energy, meets its electricity and steam needs via natural gas. SOCAR Power undertakes the construction of a cogeneration unit (Petkojen) in PETKIM's production field, in order to decrease PETKIM's electricity and steam costs significantly ...
Azeri Light oil price increases in world markets

Azeri Light oil price increases in world markets

28.01.2015 [11:44]
The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil has increased $0.56 to stand at $49.97 in the world markets. On the New York Stock Exchange NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) cost of the WTI crude oil increased $1.08 to trade at $46.23, as well price of British Brent crude oil at the London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) raised $1.44 to stand at $49.60. ...
Azerbaijan, Gabon discuss customs cooperation

Azerbaijan, Gabon discuss customs cooperation

27.01.2015 [12:02]
Chairman of the State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan Aydin Aliyev has met a Gabonese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Economy, Investment Promotion and Planning Marie Julie Bilogo Bi-Nzendong to discuss cooperation in the customs field ...

Baku to host International Travel and Tourism Fair 2015

26.01.2015 [20:53]
The 14th Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism fair “AITF-2015” will be held at the Baku Expo Center on April 2-4. According to the Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and Tourism, AITF 2015 will welcome 35 exhibiting countries. Exhibitors from these countries will represent a wide cross-section of the travel industry, including airlines and air agents, tour ...
Azerbaijan to join international tourism fair in Spain

Azerbaijan to join international tourism fair in Spain

26.01.2015 [20:52]
An Azerbaijani delegation will participate in the international tourism fair FITUR in Madrid, Spain. Azerbaijan`s pavilion will feature the presentation of the country`s tourism potential, including must-see-places, cultural-historical monuments, hotels and other places by the use of books, booklets and CDs in the English language. ...
Georgian PM stresses importance of joint projects with Azerbaijan and Turkey

Georgian PM stresses importance of joint projects with Azerbaijan and Turkey

26.01.2015 [15:28]
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili has underlined the importance of the joint projects being implemented with Turkey and Azerbaijan as he addressed a session of the World Economic Forum in Davos ...
Italian press: Heydar Aliyev International Airport is a new door to the Caucasus   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Italian press: Heydar Aliyev International Airport is a new door to the Caucasus VIDEO

26.01.2015 [14:30]
Several Italian news portals have published articles about Heydar Aliyev International Airport’s new passenger terminal. The articles described the Heydar Aliyev International Airport as “a new door to the Caucasus”. “With a total area 65,000 square meters, the new terminal is capable of carrying 6 million ...
Baku to host Azerbaijan Investment Forum

Baku to host Azerbaijan Investment Forum

25.01.2015 [11:53]
An Azerbaijan Investment Forum organized by “The Economist” magazine will be held in Baku on March 17. The forum will bring together leading representatives of the banking, technology, investment and industrial sectors, as well as educational ...

Azerbaijan joins New York Times travel show exhibition

23.01.2015 [21:03]
An Azerbaijani delegation is participating in the international New York Times travel show exhibition. Azerbaijan`s 30sq m-pavilion featured presentation through special advertising printed materials in Azerbaijani and English languages on the country`s must-see-places, historic-cultural monuments, hotel and tourism objects ...
Ahmet Davutoğlu: Turkey plans to host first meeting of G20 energy ministers

Ahmet Davutoğlu: Turkey plans to host first meeting of G20 energy ministers

23.01.2015 [19:39]
Addressing the World Economic Forum in Davos, Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu said Turkey, who chairs the G20 this year, was planning to hold first meeting of G20 energy ministers. According to Mr. Davutoğlu, the meeting will discuss improvement of opportunities to use energy ...
International Bank of Azerbaijan, Russian Sberbank ink MoU

International Bank of Azerbaijan, Russian Sberbank ink MoU

23.01.2015 [12:50]
The International Bank of Azerbaijan (IBA) and Sberbank of Russia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos. The document was signed by Jahangir Hajiyev, Chairman of the Board of IBA and Herman Gref, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of ...