Fitch affirms Azerbaijan at 'BBB-'; Outlook Stable
Fitch Ratings has affirmed Azerbaijan's Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at 'BBB-' with a Stable Outlook, the international rating agency said. The issue ratings on Azerbaijan's senior unsecured foreign currency bonds have also been ...
Azerbaijani female wrestler claims gold at Cadet World Championship   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijani female wrestler claims gold at Cadet World Championship VIDEO

29.08.2015 [11:24]
Azerbaijani female wrestler Leyla Gurbanova has won the gold medal of the FILA Cadet World Championship held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. ...
FC Qarabagh beat Young Boys 1-0

FC Qarabagh beat Young Boys 1-0

21.08.2015 [01:21]
Azerbaijani FC Qarabagh have defeated Swiss Young Boys 1-0 in the first match of the UEFA Europa League playoff encounter at Stade de Suisse in Bern. The only goal of the match came from Ricardo Almeyda in the 67th minute. ...
Baku Olympic Stadium named the world’s best sports facility of the year   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Baku Olympic Stadium named the world’s best sports facility of the year VIDEO

18.08.2015 [21:54]
The new 68,000-seat Baku Olympic Stadium has been named the world`s best sports facility of the year by Engineering News Record magazine. The stadium was nominated to the award by international engineering firm Thornton Tomasetti which provided structural design ...
Ministers in Charge of Information and Media of Turkic Council convene in Astana, decide to hold next meeting in Baku   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Ministers in Charge of Information and Media of Turkic Council convene in Astana, decide to hold next meeting in Baku VIDEO

18.08.2015 [14:37]
The first Meeting of the Ministers in Charge of Information and Media of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council) has been held in the Kazakh capital of Astana. Azerbaijan`s delegation at the event was led by the Presidential Aide for Public and Political Affairs, head of the Department ...
47th International Chemistry Olympiad kicks off in Baku    <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

47th International Chemistry Olympiad kicks off in Baku VIDEO

21.07.2015 [15:53]
The 47th International Chemistry Olympiad has today started at Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku. The opening ceremony of the Olympiad, organized by Baku branch of Lomonosov Moscow State University, was attended ...
Rey: Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev rating approaches 90 percent

Rey: Azerbaijan's President Ilham Aliyev rating approaches 90 percent

07.07.2015 [19:09]
The results of a nationwide public opinion poll conducted by "Rey" Monitoring Center in the beginning of July have revealed that the vast majority of Azerbaijan's population trusts President Ilham Aliyev. The answers show that if the presidential elections were held in Azerbaijan next Sunday, the vast ...
Russian Presidential Aide: Vladimir Putin hailed organization of Baku European Games   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Russian Presidential Aide: Vladimir Putin hailed organization of Baku European Games VIDEO

03.07.2015 [12:49]
Aide to the Russian President, vice-president of the country`s Olympic Committee Igor Levitin has said President Vladimir Putin praised the organization of the first European Games in Baku ...
Closing Ceremony of First European Games <BR>Scene-by-scene commentary by AZERTAC

Closing Ceremony of First European Games
Scene-by-scene commentary by AZERTAC

28.06.2015 [23:07]
As spectacular fireworks shoot across the Baku sky, the first-ever European Games come to a close ...
Abdullayev crowned winner by walkover to grab Azerbaijan`s 21st gold

Abdullayev crowned winner by walkover to grab Azerbaijan`s 21st gold

27.06.2015 [20:07]
Boxer Abdulgadir Abdullayev has been announced the winner in the men`s 91kg weight category after his Ukrainian rival Gevorg Manukian failed the medical because of an injury ...
Azerbaijan claim 20th European Games gold as boxer Baghirov shines

Azerbaijan claim 20th European Games gold as boxer Baghirov shines

27.06.2015 [19:21]
Azerbaijani boxer Parviz Baghirov has triumphed in the men`s 69kg weight category, bringing the host nation`s gold medal tally at the European Games to 20. He sealed the victory after defeating Russian Aleksandr Besputin ...
Boxer Albert Salimov grabs 19th gold for Azerbaijan

Boxer Albert Salimov grabs 19th gold for Azerbaijan

27.06.2015 [18:53]
Azerbaijani boxer Albert Salimov has added the 19th gold to Azerbaijan`s medal tally at the first European Games. He secured the medal thanks to a victory over French Sofiane Oumhia in the men`s 60kg. ...
Blind judoka Zakiyev adds 18th gold to Azerbaijan`s European Games tally

Blind judoka Zakiyev adds 18th gold to Azerbaijan`s European Games tally

26.06.2015 [20:45]
Ilham Zakiyev has added the 18th gold medal to Azerbaijan`s medal count at the First European Games as he won the men`s +90 blind judo competition ...
Sotomayor grabs Azerbaijan`s 17th European Games gold

Sotomayor grabs Azerbaijan`s 17th European Games gold

26.06.2015 [19:29]
Collazo Sotomayor has earned Azerbaijan 17th gold of the first European Games as he triumphed in the men`s boxing light welter (64kg) at the Crystal Hall. He sealed the medal thanks to a 3-0 victory over Italy`s Vincenzo Mangiacapre ...
Azerbaijan add 16th gold to medal count as Mamishzade shines in men`s boxing fly weight category

Azerbaijan add 16th gold to medal count as Mamishzade shines in men`s boxing fly weight category

26.06.2015 [19:00]
Azerbaijani boxer Elvin Mamishzade has emerged victorious in the men`s boxing fly (52kg) weight category, adding 16th gold to the host nation`s medal tally at the first European Games. He secured the title after defeating Italian Vincenzo Picardi ...
Patrick Hickey: Western Europe preferred to host 2019 European Games

Patrick Hickey: Western Europe preferred to host 2019 European Games

25.06.2015 [10:14]
The second European Games should be in Western Europe following the inaugural event in Azerbaijan, President of the European Olympic Committees Patrick Hickey told Associated Press. ...
French parliamentarians make statement on 1st European Games

French parliamentarians make statement on 1st European Games

23.06.2015 [13:35]
President of the Association of Friends of Azerbaijan, MP Jean-Francois Mansel, Vice-president of the Association, Senator Nathalie Goulet, President of the France–Caucasus Friendship Group, Senator André Reichardt and others have issued a joint statement ...
Rey: Azerbaijan’s population trusts President Ilham Aliyev

Rey: Azerbaijan’s population trusts President Ilham Aliyev

22.06.2015 [18:28]
The results of a nationwide public opinion poll conducted by "Rey" Monitoring Center in the beginning of June have revealed that the vast majority of Azerbaijan's population trusts President Ilham Aliyev ...
Azerbaijan win 13th gold as Isayev shines in taekwondo event

Azerbaijan win 13th gold as Isayev shines in taekwondo event

19.06.2015 [22:38]
Team Azerbaijan have added the 13th gold to their medal tally at the first European Games as Radik Isayev emerged victorious in the men`s 80kg taekwondo event. He claimed the title after defeating Russian Vladislav Larin ...