‘The goal is to establish hazelnut orchards on further 40,000 hectares in next few years’
“Among agricultural produce, the biggest revenue is fetched by hazelnut production and the exports of persimmons. Therefore, we have paid very serious attention to these two areas,” said President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev as he addressed the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers dedicated ...
Azerbaijani President: This year, we have to further expand cotton fields

Azerbaijani President: This year, we have to further expand cotton fields

13.01.2017 [18:02]
“This year, we have to further expand cotton fields. Whereas last year cotton was planted on an area of 51,000 hectares, we should plan it at least on 120,000 hectares this year,” said President Ilham Aliyev at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers dedicated to the results of socioeconomic development of 2016 and objectives for the future ...
‘We have taken significant steps to take Azerbaijani wines to world markets’

‘We have taken significant steps to take Azerbaijani wines to world markets’

13.01.2017 [16:49]
“Azerbaijan produces 20 million bottles of wine per year. Exports are very small. Our entrepreneurs get only 2-3 million dollars from wine exports. Therefore, we have taken significant steps to take Azerbaijani wines to world markets. We have participated in ...
President Ilham Aliyev allocates AZN 5 mln to speed up socio-economic development of Nakhchivan

President Ilham Aliyev allocates AZN 5 mln to speed up socio-economic development of Nakhchivan

12.01.2017 [21:15]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today signed an Order on extra measures to speed up socio-economic development of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic. Under the Order, AZN 5 million was allocated from the President`s 2017 Contingency ...
Azerbaijan`s Orthodox Christian community in Nij village celebrates Christmas

Azerbaijan`s Orthodox Christian community in Nij village celebrates Christmas

07.01.2017 [21:15]
Udins, the Orthodox Christian community in the village of Nij, Azerbaijan`s Gabala district, have celebrated Christmas. The celebration took place at an ancient Albanian Church called Cotari. In his remarks, head of the Alban-Udin religious community ...
AZN 14 million allocated for construction of highway in Hajigabul

AZN 14 million allocated for construction of highway in Hajigabul

05.01.2017 [19:16]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has today signed an order providing funding for the construction of Qarasu-Abdulabad-Talish-Meyniman-Mugan road in Hajigabul district. Under the presidential order, 14 million manats were allocated from the 2017 state budget to Azeravtoyol for ...
57 passengers travelled by Nakhchivan-Tabriz-Tehran-Mashhad train on first day

57 passengers travelled by Nakhchivan-Tabriz-Tehran-Mashhad train on first day

31.12.2016 [13:56]
The first train on Nakhchivan-Tabriz-Tehran-Mashhad route has carried 57 passengers on its first journey. The train will go on this route twice a week. The traveling distance from Nakhchivan to Mashhad is 1,858 km. ...
Japanese schoolchildren visit Azerbaijan`s Ismayilli district

Japanese schoolchildren visit Azerbaijan`s Ismayilli district

23.12.2016 [18:55]
A group of schoolchildren from the Japanese city of Ito have visited Azerbaijan`s Ismayilli district. The Japanese schoolchildren visited the headquarters of Ismayilli City Executive Authority. ...
Azerbaijan`s Guba, Kyrgyzstan`s Kant become sister cities

Azerbaijan`s Guba, Kyrgyzstan`s Kant become sister cities

22.12.2016 [20:57]
Azerbaijan`s Guba and Kyrgyzstan`s Kant have signed a memorandum to become sister cities as head of Guba District Executive Authority Yashar Mammadov visited the Kyrgyz city. Speaking at the signing ceremony, Kant mayor Erkinbek Abdirakhmanov ...
Azerbaijan State Agricultural University, Kutaisi University to set up joint working group

Azerbaijan State Agricultural University, Kutaisi University to set up joint working group

21.12.2016 [20:13]
Azerbaijan State Agricultural University and Georgian Kutaisi University have agreed to establish a joint working group for cooperation. The agreement was reached at a meeting between head of Ganja City Executive Authority Elmar Valiyev and Mayor of ...
Nakhchivan gross domestic product grows

Nakhchivan gross domestic product grows

21.12.2016 [12:05]
Gross domestic product in the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic made 2,251,910,900 manats (approximately $1,281,679,532) in eleven months of this year, which is 0.6 per cent higher than in 2015, according to Nakhchivan State Statistical Committee ...
Ganja, Varna sign cooperation charter

Ganja, Varna sign cooperation charter

21.12.2016 [11:47]
Azerbaijan`s Ganja and the Bulgarian city of Varna have signed a cooperation charter. The document was signed by head of Ganja City Executive Authority Elmar Valiyev and Varna mayor Ivan Portnih. At a signing ceremony, both Valiyev and Portnih expressed their confidence that the agreement will contribute to ...
Ganja hands over symbolic key of European Youth Capital to Varna   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Ganja hands over symbolic key of European Youth Capital to Varna VIDEO

20.12.2016 [22:10]
Azerbaijan`s Ganja has handed over a symbolic key of the European Youth Capital to the Bulgarian city of Varna. At a ceremony to mark the end of Ganja`s mission as the European Youth Capital – 2016, head of the city`s Executive Authority Elmar Valiyev passed the symbolic key to Varna mayor Ivan Portnih ...
Fourth international wine festival starts in Ganja, Azerbaijan

Fourth international wine festival starts in Ganja, Azerbaijan

19.12.2016 [19:53]
The fourth international wine festival has kicked off in Ganja, Azerbaijan`s second largest city. The festival aims to promote Azerbaijani wine on the world markets and encourage cooperation among wine makers ...
Bottle house in Azerbaijan`s Khachmaz district is a favourite spot for both local and foreign tourists    <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Bottle house in Azerbaijan`s Khachmaz district is a favourite spot for both local and foreign tourists VIDEO

15.12.2016 [12:06]
A bottle house in Azerbaijan`s Khachmaz district is a favourite spot for having a rest for local and foreign tourists coming here. Balahmad Khanbalayev, 75, the owner of the house, says it took him four years to build this unusual structure. “I used 60,000 ...
Azerbaijani President allocates funding for renovation of residential buildings in frontline district

Azerbaijani President allocates funding for renovation of residential buildings in frontline district

06.12.2016 [19:55]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order providing funding for the renovation of multi-storey residential buildings in the frontline city of Tartar. Under the presidential order, 3 million manats were allocated from the Presidential Contingency Fund for the renovation of 24 multi-storey ...

President Ilham Aliyev allocates AZN 3 million for renovation of multi-storey residential buildings in Zardab

President Ilham Aliyev allocates AZN 3 million for renovation of multi-storey residential buildings in Zardab

06.12.2016 [13:28]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order providing funding for the renovation of multi-storey residential buildings in the city of Zardab. Under the presidential order, 3 million manats were allocated from the Presidential Contingency Fund for the renovation of 27 multi-storey ...
Qabala exports hazelnut products to European markets

Qabala exports hazelnut products to European markets

05.12.2016 [19:37]
Products of a hazelnut plant in Azerbaijan`s Qabala district are exported to European countries, including Germany, Italy and Spain. Hazelnut growing is one of the drivers of Qabala`s economy. Built in 2005, the plant in Qabala also processes hazelnut harvested in Oghuz, Zaqatala and Qakh districts ...
Flower processing plant to be built in Azerbaijan`s Zaqatala district

Flower processing plant to be built in Azerbaijan`s Zaqatala district

05.12.2016 [19:03]
A flower processing plant will be built in Azerbaijan`s Zaqatala district under President Ilham Aliyev`s instructions to ensure effective use of economic potential of the country`s districts and develop traditional industries. The plant will be built as part of the measures to develop ...