Milli Majlis hosts hearing on Azerbaijani-U.S. relations
The Committee for International and Interparliamentary Relations of the Milli Majlis, Azerbaijan`s parliament, has hosted “Azerbaijani-U.S. relations in the context of human rights, energy and security issues” hearing. Participants in the hearing included MPs, heads of political parties and NGOs, and experts ...
 Standard & Poors credit rating for Azerbaijan stands at BBB

 Standard & Poors credit rating for Azerbaijan stands at BBB

30.01.2015 [20:51]
Standard & Poors credit rating for Azerbaijan stood at BBB-. Moodys rating for the country`s sovereign debt is Baa3. Fitchs credit rating for Azerbaijan is BBB-. In general, a credit rating is used by sovereign wealth funds, pension funds and other investors to gauge the credit ...
President Ilham Aliyev attended presentation of Baku-2015 first European Games in Davos  <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

President Ilham Aliyev attended presentation of Baku-2015 first European Games in Davos VIDEO

23.01.2015 [11:22]
Presentation of Baku-2015 first European Games has been held in Davos. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the event. Billboards highlighting the first European Games that will be organized in Baku this year have been ...
Azerbaijani Army ranks 50th worldwide   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Azerbaijani Army ranks 50th worldwide VIDEO

21.01.2015 [14:16]
The army ranking of world countries has been announced. The list released by Global Firepower includes 106 countries. Countries’ nuclear potential did not count in the ranking. The list has been compiled based on capabilities of the use of common weapons ...

2015 declared the Year of Agriculture in Azerbaijan

12.01.2015 [21:47]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an executive order declaring 2015 the Year of Agriculture in the country. The order hails agrarian reforms in the country, saying they paved the way for the rapid ...
AzerTAc exposes next Armenian falsification   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

AzerTAc exposes next Armenian falsification VIDEO

09.01.2015 [20:29]
Armenians are using photos of the tragedy committed in Baku on January 20, 1990 in popularization of their so-called “genocide”. Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc) has exposed next Armenian falsification. The photo of Azerbaijanis killed during the “January 20” tragedy was attached to an article published ...
WPG’s report “Azerbaijan 2020: Turning Strength into Sustainability” published in Foreign Affairs journal

WPG’s report “Azerbaijan 2020: Turning Strength into Sustainability” published in Foreign Affairs journal

07.01.2015 [22:12]
World Profile Group has published a sponsored 12-page section on Azerbaijan in the US Foreign Affairs journal, in its January-February edition, which will also be distributed on-site at the 2015 Davos World Economic Forum. Headlined “Azerbaijan 2020: Turning Strength into Sustainability”, the section says: “Over the past ...

AZN 3 mln allocated to continue construction of building for journalists

31.12.2014 [13:09]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures for the construction of a building for media employees. Under the order, AZN 3 million has been allocated from the President’s Reserve Fund to the Fund of State Support for the Development ...
Azerbaijani Armed Forces capture Armenian saboteur, Defence Ministry

Azerbaijani Armed Forces capture Armenian saboteur, Defence Ministry

27.12.2014 [14:45]
“An Armenian reconnaissance-raiding group attempted to cross the line of contact in the direction of Aghdam District in the evening of December 26,” Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry has told AzerTAc. “Thanks to the vigilance of our units on the front line, the enemy’s attempt was prevented.” ...
First Congress of Azerbaijani scientists kicks off

First Congress of Azerbaijani scientists kicks off

19.12.2014 [16:09]
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. ...