First Congress of Azerbaijani scientists kicks off
The First Congress of Azerbaijani scientists has kicked off today. The congress is co-organized by Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS), Ministry of Communications and High Technologies (MCHT) and Ministry of Education The Congress aims to discuss functions and tasks of science in the light of ...
AzerTAc`s Chinese version presented in Beijing   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

AzerTAc`s Chinese version presented in Beijing VIDEO

17.12.2014 [14:00]
The Chinese version of the Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency`s (AzerTAc) website has been presented in Beijing, China. The event also featured photo exhibition “Azerbaijan-China relations through photo lens of AzerTAc” ...
Friendly match between Azerbaijani and French wrestlers takes place in Paris

Friendly match between Azerbaijani and French wrestlers takes place in Paris

05.12.2014 [16:20]
A friendly match between Azerbaijani and French wrestlers took place in the Winter Circus of Paris on December 4. Azerbaijan’s First Lady, Chairperson of the first European Games Organizing Committee, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva was among those watching the match ...
Baku to host next meeting of News Agencies World Council

Baku to host next meeting of News Agencies World Council

01.12.2014 [22:20]
A next meeting of the News Agencies World Council (NACO) will be held in Baku in March, 2015. The decision was adopted at the second meeting of the Council in London hosted by the Press Association. The meeting discussed preparatory work for ...
200 Days To Go 3D Projection Onto Maiden Tower   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

200 Days To Go 3D Projection Onto Maiden Tower VIDEO

27.11.2014 [10:05]
Baku 2015 European Games last night projected new mascots Jeyran and Nar on to the iconic Maiden Tower in a spectacular 3D light show. The duo appeared as part of the conclusion to a dramatic show that amazed the crowds who had gathered to enjoy the event that also ...
Azerbaijan claim 3 golds at World Powerlifting Championships

Azerbaijan claim 3 golds at World Powerlifting Championships

14.11.2014 [22:31]
Azerbaijani powerlifters have grabbed three gold medals at the world championships in the USA. Hafiz Verdiyev climbed on to the winner`s rostrum in the men`s 100 kg weight category ...
Novruz Mammadov: There have been many such sly provocations by Armenia

Novruz Mammadov: There have been many such sly provocations by Armenia

12.11.2014 [23:58]
The Armenian armed forces have been carrying out military exercises in Azerbaijan`s occupied lands in the past few days. What is the point of this? Qafqazinfo asked deputy head, chief of Foreign Relations Department of the Azerbaijani President`s Administration ...
Telemadrid TV channel airs programme about Azerbaijan

Telemadrid TV channel airs programme about Azerbaijan

12.11.2014 [13:29]
Spanish Telemadrid TV channel has broadcast a programme about Azerbaijan. The Tuesday edition of “Madrilenos por el mundo” looked at the country`s development. The channel described Azerbaijan as Europe`s door to Asia and one of the world`s rich countries ...

Azerbaijani junior boxer wins gold at European Championships

08.11.2014 [21:22]
Azerbaijani boxer Ruslan Rustamov (46 kg) grabbed a gold medal after beating Ukrainian Oleg Chulyachetyev at the European Junior Continental Championships in Anapa, Russia. Another Azerbaijani boxer Bakhtiyar Gazibayov (57 kg) lost to Russian Anatoliy Zhirnov in the final to win silver, while his team-mates Parviz Guliyev (63 kg), Rasim Chobanli ...
Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency among media partners of international energy conference in London
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Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency among media partners of international energy conference in London VIDEO

08.11.2014 [15:14]
Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc) has joined Interfax, Bloomberg, Energy.eu, ICIS, Oil and Gas Technology, NRG Expert and others as a media partner of “Central Asia and Azerbaijan at an Energy Crossroads” international conference to take place in London on November 26. ...
Azerbaijani “THE LAST ONE” film wins Izmir International Film Festival

Azerbaijani “THE LAST ONE” film wins Izmir International Film Festival

07.11.2014 [20:37]
Azerbaijani “THE LAST ONE” film has been recognized as the Best Foreign Film of the year at the 15th International Short Film Festival held in Izmir. Some 1,100 short films from 63 countries took part at the festival this year. Of them, only 10 films were represented in the final. Along with the films got into the finals, 200 short ...
Business forum in London highlights Azerbaijan’s business potential

Business forum in London highlights Azerbaijan’s business potential

06.11.2014 [21:59]
A business forum organized by the European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) has been held in London with the support of the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the UK and Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Fund (AZPROMO) ...
Azerbaijan, Interstate Council of Plenipotentiary Representatives on Aviation and Air Space Use sign agreement

Azerbaijan, Interstate Council of Plenipotentiary Representatives on Aviation and Air Space Use sign agreement

06.11.2014 [16:03]
The government of Azerbaijan and Interstate Council of Plenipotentiary Representatives on Aviation and Air Space Use have today signed an agreement on the terms of the establishment of the organization`s headquarters in Azerbaijan ...
ADA University, OAS sign cooperation agreement on education and human development

ADA University, OAS sign cooperation agreement on education and human development

06.11.2014 [13:40]
ADA University has signed an agreement with the General Secretariat of the Organization of American States (OAS) with the aim of strengthening education and human development in the Americas and in Azerbaijan through scholarship programs, the exchange of students and teachers between the ADA University and universities in the OAS member states ...
Azerbaijan, Georgia to host 2017 women's European Volleyball Championship

Azerbaijan, Georgia to host 2017 women's European Volleyball Championship

26.10.2014 [14:35]
Azerbaijan and Georgia will add another chapter to the history of European Volleyball by hosting the 2017 women’s European Championship. Azerbaijan and Georgia will welcome Europe’s flagship event for the first time in history ...
AzerTAc photo correspondent wins 7th Tashkent International Photo Biennale

AzerTAc photo correspondent wins 7th Tashkent International Photo Biennale

16.10.2014 [15:31]
Photo correspondent of Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc) Ilgar Jafarov has won the 7th Tashkent International Photo Biennale. His “The cry of a heart or a lost childhood” photo series earned him a gold medal in ...

DECLARATION of the 4th Baku International Humanitarian Forum

03.10.2014 [19:10]
We, politicians, scholars and representatives of culture, international organizations, civil society and the mass media from a variety of countries, assembled in Baku on 2–3 October 2014 at the IV Baku International Humanitarian Forum, welcoming the creation of the Baku International Centre of Multiculturalism; taking into account the growing significance of international humanitarian ...
Fourth Baku International Humanitarian Forum kicks off<BR>President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended an official opening ceremony of the Forum <span style="color:#ff0000">[ Updated]</span>   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Fourth Baku International Humanitarian Forum kicks off
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended an official opening ceremony of the Forum [ Updated] VIDEO

02.10.2014 [10:30]
The 4th Baku International Humanitarian Forum has started at the Heydar Aliyev Centre. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his spouse Mehriban Aliyeva attended an official opening ceremony of the Forum. The Baku International Humanitarian Forum represents an authoritative platform for the ...
Central Clinical Hospital implanted transcatheter prosthetic aortic heart valves for first time in Azerbaijan

Central Clinical Hospital implanted transcatheter prosthetic aortic heart valves for first time in Azerbaijan

23.09.2014 [12:29]
The Central Clinical Hospital has implanted transcatheter prosthetic aortic heart valves for the first time in Azerbaijan. Chief Physician of the hospital, a heart surgeon Kamran Musayev and his team carried out the operation. Disease of heart valves is widespread in Azerbaijan. Recently Azerbaijan achieved ...