999 media representatives from 34 countries applied for accreditation to cover Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku
A total of 999 media representatives from 34 countries have applied for accreditation to cover the Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku, Kamran Talibov, Head of Press Operations at Baku 2017, told AZERTAC. According to him, 252 of those who applied are ...
Dmitry Savelyev: Shopping Festival will make Baku more attractive for tourists, especially Russian ones

Dmitry Savelyev: Shopping Festival will make Baku more attractive for tourists, especially Russian ones

13.04.2017 [17:14]
Head of the interparliamentary friendship group Russia-Azerbaijan Dmitry Savelyev has said the Shopping Festival will make Baku more attractive for tourists, especially those from Russia. In an exclusive interview with AZERTAC, Savelyev said: “The idea of a trade festival has been successfully ...
Vladimir Fekete: Azerbaijan can be proud of its people`s friendly attitude towards representatives of other countries, religions

Vladimir Fekete: Azerbaijan can be proud of its people`s friendly attitude towards representatives of other countries, religions

13.04.2017 [12:06]
Head of the Catholic community in Azerbaijan Vladimir Fekete has hailed tolerance in the country. “Azerbaijan can be proud of its people`s friendly attitude towards representatives of other countries and religions,” Fekete told AZERTAC as he attended an ...
Park No-hwang: AZERTAC and Yonhap have the same goal, which is to enhance cooperation among news agencies   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Park No-hwang: AZERTAC and Yonhap have the same goal, which is to enhance cooperation among news agencies VIDEO

06.04.2017 [20:27]
In an exclusive interview with AZERTAC`s correspondent, president and CEO of Korean Yonhap news agency Park No-hwang has highlighted the relations between AZERTAC and Yonhap, and shared his impressions about the 5th News Agencies World ...
Ambassador: China attaches great importance to Azerbaijan`s geographical advantages in an important transport hub in Eurasia

Ambassador: China attaches great importance to Azerbaijan`s geographical advantages in an important transport hub in Eurasia

06.04.2017 [19:33]
This year marks 25 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and China. AZERTAC has interviewed Chinese ambassador to Azerbaijan Wei Jinghua on this occasion ...
Humanization of the penal policy contributes to ensuring human rights

Humanization of the penal policy contributes to ensuring human rights

31.03.2017 [17:21]
As reported earlier, on 10 February 2017 President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mr. Ilham Aliyev signed an Executive Order On improving work in the penitentiary system, humanization of the punishment policy and expansion of alternative punishments and procedural enforcement measures not associated with isolation from society ...
Ambassador: Azerbaijan is a key political and economic partner of Kazakhstan in Caucasus

Ambassador: Azerbaijan is a key political and economic partner of Kazakhstan in Caucasus

31.03.2017 [16:44]
Kazakh ambassador in Baku Beibit Isabayev has described Azerbaijan as his country`s key political and economic partner in the Caucasus. In an interview with AZERTAC, he highlighted what can be expected from the forthcoming visit of the President of ...
Ismail Serageldin: Global Baku Forum becomes important international event

Ismail Serageldin: Global Baku Forum becomes important international event

19.03.2017 [14:25]
"The Global Baku Forum has become an important international event," said Co-chair of the Nizami Ganjavi International Center, Director of the Bibliotheca Alexandria in Egypt Ismail Serageldin in an interview with AZERTAC. ...
President Bujar Nishani: Albanian-Azerbaijani relations are extremely important

President Bujar Nishani: Albanian-Azerbaijani relations are extremely important

17.03.2017 [20:22]
“Albanian-Azerbaijani relations are extremely important because we have some traditional and historical ties between our peoples,” President of Albania Bujar Nishani, who attended the 5th Global Baku Forum, has told AZERTAC. “Both countries are now focused very much ...
Saudi Arabian Prince: 5th Global Baku Forum will contribute to global peace and stability

Saudi Arabian Prince: 5th Global Baku Forum will contribute to global peace and stability

17.03.2017 [19:47]
“The 5th Global Baku Forum will contribute to global peace and stability,” Saudi Arabian Prince, Chairman of the Board of Directors of King Faisal Centre for Research and Islamic Studies Turki Al-Faisal has told AZERTAC. “At the same time, gathering influential people from around the world, this prestigious event paves the way for discussion ...
Former Latvian President: Global Baku Forum is effective platform for exchanging views on major global challenges

Former Latvian President: Global Baku Forum is effective platform for exchanging views on major global challenges

17.03.2017 [18:50]
“Acting and former heads of state and government of many countries, renowned politicians and public figures are attending the 5th Global Baku Forum, which has already become traditional, to share their opinions, views and experiences,” ex-President of Latvia Valdis Zatlers said in an interview with AZERTAC ...
President of World Water Council: Azerbaijan has sufficient experience in water scarcity alleviation

President of World Water Council: Azerbaijan has sufficient experience in water scarcity alleviation

16.03.2017 [12:24]
‘Azerbaijan has sufficient experience in water scarcity alleviation’, said Benedito Braga, President of the World Water Council. He said that continuous work is being done to overcome the problem of water scarcity in the world. Here's another important ...
Novruz Mammadov: Azerbaijani President’s Pakistan visit is of great importance

Novruz Mammadov: Azerbaijani President’s Pakistan visit is of great importance

04.03.2017 [22:01]
Deputy head of Azerbaijan`s Presidential Administration, chief of the Administration's Foreign Relations Department Novruz Mammadov has hailed the significance of President Ilham Aliyev’s visit to Pakistan and his meetings in the country. “The Azerbaijani President’s visit to Pakistan ...
Daniil Kvyat: Baku track is absolutely different than others

Daniil Kvyat: Baku track is absolutely different than others

04.03.2017 [20:26]
Formula 1 driver of Toro Rosso Daniil Kvyat shared his impressions with the Baku City Circuit. AZERTAC presents the interview ...
Ambassador Carole Crofts: UK-Azerbaijan relations are built on deep and solid foundations

Ambassador Carole Crofts: UK-Azerbaijan relations are built on deep and solid foundations

03.03.2017 [17:49]
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Azerbaijan and the United Kingdom, British Ambassador Ms. Carole Crofts gave an interview to AZERTAC`s special correspondent ...
Realization of Azerbaijan-Iran-Russia energy project demands some finance

Realization of Azerbaijan-Iran-Russia energy project demands some finance

01.03.2017 [12:06]
Azerbaijan, Iran and Russia work on establishing energy corridor to create the North-South energy corridor among the three neighbor countries. Realization of the project demands certain finance ...
Ambassador: Azerbaijan is important partner for Kuwait

Ambassador: Azerbaijan is important partner for Kuwait

23.02.2017 [20:23]
Kuwaiti ambassador Abdulaziz Mohamed Al-Shamlan Al-Roumi has said his country considers Azerbaijan as an important partner. “Kuwait and Azerbaijan enjoy excellent relations, which are based on Islamic Solidarity,” he told AZERTAC. “At the beginning of this year, Azerbaijan and Kuwait signed ...
FM: Lithuania does not recognize so called "referendum" in Nagorno-Karabakh

FM: Lithuania does not recognize so called "referendum" in Nagorno-Karabakh

23.02.2017 [18:12]
“Lithuania does not recognize constitutional and legal framework of the "referendum" held on February 20 in Nagorno-Karabakh. Lithuania considers that the results of the "referendum" do not affect the legal status of Nagorno-Karabakh and in no way prejudge the final status or the outcome of the ongoing negotiations on peaceful ...
Azerbaijani energy minister: Southern Gas Corridor Advisory Council is of vital political importance

Azerbaijani energy minister: Southern Gas Corridor Advisory Council is of vital political importance

23.02.2017 [17:15]
“The Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) Advisory Council is of vital political meaning. Not only is the SGC a pure economic project and enjoys great interest, but every country attaches political significance to it,” Energy Minister of Azerbaijan Natig Aliyev has told AZERTAC ...