Thea Tsulukiani hails cooperation between Azerbaijani and Georgian justice ministries
“Azerbaijan and Georgia are two friendly, neighboring and strategic partner countries. These relations paved the way for the expansion and development of cooperation between all government agencies, including the ministries of justice,” said Georgian Minister of Justice Thea Tsulukiani. ...
Azerbaijan`s Interior Minister meets Ambassador of Afghanistan

Azerbaijan`s Interior Minister meets Ambassador of Afghanistan

05.02.2016 [21:28]
Azerbaijani Interior Minister, colonel-general Ramil Usubov met the newly appointed Afghan Ambassador in Baku Mohammad Taghi Khalili. The Minister congratulated the Ambassador on his appointment, highlighted historical relations between the two countries ...
Azerbaijani Minister meets Asian Development Bank delegation

Azerbaijani Minister meets Asian Development Bank delegation

03.02.2016 [21:25]
Minister of Labour and Social Protection of Population of Azerbaijan Salim Muslumov has today met a delegation of the Asian Development Bank. The Minister provided an insight into the dynamics of socio-economic development that Azerbaijan gained in the past period ...
IPC President congratulates Azerbaijani athletes

IPC President congratulates Azerbaijani athletes

01.02.2016 [23:36]
President of the International Paralympic Committee Sir Philip Craven has sent a letter of congratulation to Azerbaijani athletes on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of Azerbaijan National Paralympic Committee. In the letter, he hails the development of Paralympic sports in Azerbaijan in the past 20 years ...
Body found in Turkmen section of Caspian Sea identified

Body found in Turkmen section of Caspian Sea identified

30.01.2016 [21:36]
The body of a man found in the Turkmen part of the Caspian Sea has been identified as Sahib Shahmarov, an employee of SOCAR CAPE, who went missing after a fire in an offshore oil platform operated by SOCAR last December ...
Ministry of Emergency Situations aircraft heads to Turkmenistan to bring body of missed oilman

Ministry of Emergency Situations aircraft heads to Turkmenistan to bring body of missed oilman

30.01.2016 [19:00]
Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Emergency Situations has sent a BE-200CS amphibious aircraft to Turkmenistan to bring the body of a missing oilman. The body of the oilman that had been missing after a fire in an offshore oil platform operated by SOCAR was found in the Turkmen section ...
Azerbaijan to prepare long-term employment concept

Azerbaijan to prepare long-term employment concept

28.01.2016 [11:21]
The Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of Azerbaijan has held the first meeting of the working group on preparation of the draft concept of employment in the Republic of Azerbaijan (for 2016-2025 years) ...
UNICEF launches new funding appeal for children in humanitarian emergencies

UNICEF launches new funding appeal for children in humanitarian emergencies

27.01.2016 [11:21]
The UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) has announced the launch of an appeal of 2.8 billion U.S. dollars to reach 43 million children in humanitarian emergencies worldwide. For the first time ever the largest portion of the appeal -- 25 percent -- will go for their education, UNICEF ...
Azerbaijani Minister: Over 25,000 jobs were closed in construction sector

Azerbaijani Minister: Over 25,000 jobs were closed in construction sector

26.01.2016 [20:18]
“Unfortunately, over 25,000 jobs were closed in the construction sector in the first month of this year compared to early 2015,” said Azerbaijan’s Minister of Labor and Social Protection Salim Muslumov. ...

Child-care benefit increased in Azerbaijan

26.01.2016 [11:27]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev signed an order on increasing the benefit paid for those who are on a partly-paid social vacation linked with child care. The Order aims to strengthen social protection of those who are on a partly-paid social vacation linked with child ...
Azerbaijan, Japan discuss cooperation in tackling emergency situations

Azerbaijan, Japan discuss cooperation in tackling emergency situations

19.01.2016 [20:24]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov has today met with Japanese Ambassador Tsuguo Takahashi to discuss prospects for cooperation in tackling emergency situations. ...

Monthly wages increase in Azerbaijan

18.01.2016 [19:19]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed executive orders raising monthly wages of employees of several budget-funded government bodies. Under the presidential orders, employees of scientific and research bodies ...

Presidential pension for 20 January disabled increased

16.01.2016 [20:45]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed a Decree increasing by 10% the Presidential pension for those who became disabled in the 20 January events of 1990. ...

Monthly allowance for IDPs` food expenses raised

16.01.2016 [19:17]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order increasing by 10% the monthly allowance for food expenses of internally displaced persons. ...
Basic part of labor pensions increased in Azerbaijan

Basic part of labor pensions increased in Azerbaijan

16.01.2016 [19:00]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order increasing the basic part of pensions from February 1, 2006. Under the presidential Order, the basic part of labor pensions is defined at AZN 110 ...
Azerbaijani Minister of Defense Industry meets Chief of Naval Staff of Pakistan

Azerbaijani Minister of Defense Industry meets Chief of Naval Staff of Pakistan

15.01.2016 [19:58]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense Industry Yavar Jamalov has today met Chief of Naval Staff of the Pakistan Navy Muhammad Zakaullah. Mr Jamalov hailed the development of bilateral relations between Azerbaijan ...
Azerbaijan, Pakistan discuss prospects for cooperation in emergency field

Azerbaijan, Pakistan discuss prospects for cooperation in emergency field

15.01.2016 [16:57]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov has met a delegation led by Chief of Naval Staff of the Pakistan Navy Muhammad Zakaullah to discuss how to develop cooperation between the relevant authorities of the two countries ...
Azerbaijan sends humanitarian aid to Tajikistan

Azerbaijan sends humanitarian aid to Tajikistan

13.01.2016 [18:29]
Under President Ilham Aliyev's instruction, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Azerbaijan has sent humanitarian aid to Tajikistan as the country’s Gorno-Badakhshan Autonomous Region was hit by a strong earthquake on December 27, 2015 ...
Chairman of State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations meets Israeli Ambassador

Chairman of State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations meets Israeli Ambassador

11.01.2016 [20:58]
Chairman of the State Committee for Work with Religious Organizations of Azerbaijan Mubariz Gurbanli has met Ambassador of Israel to the country Dan Stav. The Chairman highlighted the history of Azerbaijani-Israeli ...