Journey from the Caspian in Shamkir
The Baku 2017 Journey from the Caspian reached Shamkir yesterday. This tour that will include 15 regions of Azerbaijan will bring the spirit of a celebration of sports, as well as the feelings of solidarity and joy to the people. Yesterday morning an event was held near Shamkir’s water reservoir. Shamkirchay ...
Baku 2017 promotional film releases

Baku 2017 promotional film releases

21.04.2017 [18:16]
With just three weeks to go until the opening ceremony the Azerbaijan Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee (AISGOC) have released an inspiring short promotional film that will be broadcast in over 50 countries, across four continents, in the lead up ...
  First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva chaired final meeting of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee

First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva chaired final meeting of 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee

21.04.2017 [17:54]
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has chaired the final meeting of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee. Chairperson of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games Organizing Committee Mehriban Aliyeva addressed the meeting ...
Baku Metro to operate free for volunteers at Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

Baku Metro to operate free for volunteers at Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games

21.04.2017 [16:01]
In connection with Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, Baku Metro will operate free for volunteers. According to Spokesman Nasimi Pashayev, Baku Metro will work free for volunteers and persons who have official ...
Azerbaijani basketball players to start their Baku 2017 campaign against Turkey

Azerbaijani basketball players to start their Baku 2017 campaign against Turkey

21.04.2017 [13:40]
The Azerbaijani national men’s 3x3 basketball team will begin Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games campaign against Turkey in Group A on May 18. Azerbaijan will also face Turkmenistan and Saudi Arabia ...
Journey from the Caspian in Ganja

Journey from the Caspian in Ganja

20.04.2017 [19:49]
The next stop of the journey from the Caspian of Baku2017 4th Islamic Solidarity Games was Ganja. The first event was held yesterday morning in Goygol on occasion of this remarkable day. Goygol is one of the most beautiful lakes in Azerbaijan. The lake is located at the foothills ...
Azerbaijani footballers to kick off their Baku 2017 campaign against Cameron

Azerbaijani footballers to kick off their Baku 2017 campaign against Cameron

20.04.2017 [19:42]
The Azerbaijan national under-23 football team will start their Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games campaign against Cameroon on May 8. Azerbaijan will face Saudi Arabia on May 11 and Morocco on May 15. ...
Participants and media representatives of Islamic Solidarity Games to enter Azerbaijan without visa

Participants and media representatives of Islamic Solidarity Games to enter Azerbaijan without visa

20.04.2017 [16:31]
Media representatives and participants of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games with accreditation will enter Azerbaijan without visa, said spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Hikmat Hajiyev. According to Hajiyev about 1000 foreign media representatives had applied for ...
300 Iranian athletes to compete in 16 sports at Baku Islamic Solidarity Games

300 Iranian athletes to compete in 16 sports at Baku Islamic Solidarity Games

20.04.2017 [13:11]
A team of 30 Iranian athletes will contest medals in 16 sports at the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games to be held in Baku next month, said Secretary General of the National Olympic Committee of the Islamic Republic of Iran Shahrokh Shahnazi ...
999 media representatives from 34 countries applied for accreditation to cover Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

999 media representatives from 34 countries applied for accreditation to cover Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

19.04.2017 [20:58]
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 ...
BonAqua to be the Official Water Provider of Baku 2017 Games

BonAqua to be the Official Water Provider of Baku 2017 Games

18.04.2017 [23:02]
Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has today announced the BonAqua will be the Official Water Provider of the Games. BonAqua is a brand of The Coca-Cola Company, produced locally in Azerbaijan. ...
Azerbaijani female volleyball players beat Iran 3-0 in friendly

Azerbaijani female volleyball players beat Iran 3-0 in friendly

18.04.2017 [17:51]
The Azerbaijan women’s national volleyball team have defeated Iran 3-0 in a friendly. The game was held as part of Azerbaijan’s training camp in Slovenia ...
Baku 2017 welcomes participant countries of the games with a flashmob

Baku 2017 welcomes participant countries of the games with a flashmob

17.04.2017 [19:59]
With 25 days until go until the Opening Ceremony, a flashmob of over 200 youngsters was organized jointly by Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games and "Icherisheher" State Historical-Architectural Administration. The main purpose of the event was to celebrate ...
Journey from the Caspian in Horadiz

Journey from the Caspian in Horadiz

17.04.2017 [18:28]
The Journey from the Caspian taking place nationwide in the led up to Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games arrived at Horadiz town. The journey encompassing 15 regions of Azerbaijan will induce the spirit of sport celebration along with solidarity among our people ...
Journey from the Caspian in Aghjabedi

Journey from the Caspian in Aghjabedi

17.04.2017 [17:04]
The Journey from the Caspian taking place nationwide in the led up to Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has arrived at Aghjabedi town. The journey encompassing 15 regions of Azerbaijan will induce the spirit of sporting celebration along with solidarity among the people ...
Athletes from all ISSF natıons to compete at Baku 2017 Islamıc Solıdarıty Games

Athletes from all ISSF natıons to compete at Baku 2017 Islamıc Solıdarıty Games

17.04.2017 [17:00]
The Azerbaijan Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee (AISGOC) and the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) have today announced that athletes from all 57 ISSF member nations will compete at the forthcoming 4th Islamic Solidarity Games ...
Monuments of official symbols of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games coloured in Icheri Sheher

Monuments of official symbols of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games coloured in Icheri Sheher

17.04.2017 [11:39]
The big event of colouring the monuments of the Mascots – Inje and Jasur, official symbols of Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games, took place in Icheri Sheher. To implement this mission six young painters from Art Academy were chosen by Mascots layout painting competition ...
Baku 2017 Announces AzTV Will Broadcast Islamic Solidarity Games

Baku 2017 Announces AzTV Will Broadcast Islamic Solidarity Games

14.04.2017 [18:11]
Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games has announced that Azerbaijan Television and Radio Broadcasting Closed Joint-Stock Company (AzTV), will air coverage of the Games, which will be held in Baku between 12 and 22 May. ...
Journey from the Caspian in Sabirabad

Journey from the Caspian in Sabirabad

14.04.2017 [17:20]
Another destination of Baku 2017 Journey from the Caspian is Sabirabad. An event was held at the Kur-Araz lowland. Kur-Araz lowland is the crossing point of the two largest rivers in the country – Kur and Araz. The area borders with the Greater ...