Azerbaijan to switch to summer time on March 29
Azerbaijan will switch to summer time on March 29, the country`s State Agency for Standardization, Metrology and Patents has announced. Summer time begins at 04.00 a.m. on Sunday, with clocks moving forward one hour to 05.00. ...

Azerbaijani delegation attends 15th Monitoring meeting of OECD`s Istanbul Anti-Corruption Action Plan Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia

29.03.2015 [21:46]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Chief of the Anti-Corruption Department under the Prosecutor General`s Office, National Coordinator of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development Kamran Aliyev has attended the 15th Monitoring meeting of the OECD`s Istanbul Anti-Corruption Action Plan Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia held in Paris. ...
Azerbaijani Interior Minister meets Austrian ambassador

Azerbaijani Interior Minister meets Austrian ambassador

19.03.2015 [10:52]
Azerbaijani Interior Minister, colonel-general Ramil Usubov met the newly appointed ambassador of Austria Axel Wech. The Minister congratulated the Ambassador on his appointment, expressed hope for his future contribution to expansion of Azerbaijani- ...
Azerbaijan, Qatar discuss cooperation

Azerbaijan, Qatar discuss cooperation

16.03.2015 [21:31]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov has met Minister of Transport of the State of Qatar Jassim Saif Ahmed Al Sulaiti. Mr. Heydarov stressed the importance of the agreement between the Government of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Government of the ...

Azerbaijan, US: development of cooperation discussed

16.03.2015 [13:29]
Azerbaijani Minister of Internal Affairs, Colonel-General Ramil Usubov has met the newly appointed Ambassador of the United States to the country Robert Cekuta. Mr. Usubov said the new appointment of the Ambassador would give a push to further expanding relations between Azerbaijan and the US ...
UNICEF regional director to visit Azerbaijan

UNICEF regional director to visit Azerbaijan

14.03.2015 [11:46]
UNICEF Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia Marie-Pierre Poirier will visit Baku to discuss the positive gains made and the remaining challenges ahead as part of Azerbaijan and UNICEF’s partnership to realize the rights of the most marginalized children. The three-day visit starts on 16 March. ...
Azerbaijani students meet Undersecretary of Pontifical Council for Culture in Vatican

Azerbaijani students meet Undersecretary of Pontifical Council for Culture in Vatican

11.03.2015 [19:06]
Azerbaijani students Hasan Isgandarov and Elchin Nasibov have met Melchor Sanchez de Toca y Alameda, undersecretary of the Pontifical Council for Culture in the Vatican. Melchor Sanchez de Toca y Alameda praised relations with Azerbaijan, and stressed the importance of projects carried out in the Vatican ...
Azerbaijani multiculturalism to be taught at Tbilisi State University

Azerbaijani multiculturalism to be taught at Tbilisi State University

05.03.2015 [10:06]
State Adviser on Multinational, Multicultural and Religious Affairs of Azerbaijan Kamal Abdulla, who is on a visit to Georgia, has delivered a lecture entitled “Azerbaijani multiculturalism” at Tbilisi State University named after I.Javakhishvili. ...

Azerbaijani Prosecutor General meets EU Special Representative for Human Rights

25.02.2015 [18:03]
Prosecutor General of Azerbaijan Zakir Garalov has met the European Union’s Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis. Mr Garalov highlighted Azerbaijan`s European integration, and hailed cooperation between the European Union and Azerbaijan. ...

Delegation of EU visits ministry of Justice of Azerbaijan

25.02.2015 [16:06]
Azer Jafarov, Deputy Minister of Justice, member of the Judicial-Legal Council, has met with the delegation led by the European Union Special Representative for Human Rights Stavros Lambrinidis, press service of the ministry said. Noting the development of cooperation between Azerbaijan and the European Union, the Deputy Minister ...
Azerbaijani, Iranian border guards to jointly fight against smuggling

Azerbaijani, Iranian border guards to jointly fight against smuggling

25.02.2015 [13:14]
Chief of Azerbaijan's State Border Service, Colonel-General Elchin Guliyev met with his Iranian counterpart, Major-General Qassem Rezaei. A number of documents were signed in Tehran at the eighth meeting between the Iranian border guards and the Azerbaijani State Border ...
Azerbaijani delegation led by emergency situations minister visits UAE

Azerbaijani delegation led by emergency situations minister visits UAE

23.02.2015 [17:55]
At the request of Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Mohammed bin Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, an Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Emergency Situations, Colonel General Kamaleddin Heydarov paid a working ...
Azerbaijani-American Evening of Art, Music and Goodwill held in Los Angeles

Azerbaijani-American Evening of Art, Music and Goodwill held in Los Angeles

16.02.2015 [20:46]
The State Customs Committee of Azerbaijan and the Consulate General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles, in partnership with D.A.R.E. – the most prominent drug prevention organization in the U.S. - held on Feb. 12, 2015 a well-attended event titled “Say No to Drugs” in Los Angeles. The event featured an art exhibition of cartoons, ...
Ivan Bashin: Slovenia will never forget Michaylo’s heroism   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Ivan Bashin: Slovenia will never forget Michaylo’s heroism VIDEO

13.02.2015 [13:14]
The chairman of Slovenian- Azerbaijani Friendship society Ivan Bashin in his interview to AzerTAc correspondent spoke about Mikhaylo’s legendary heroism. He said that Slovenia has always paid tribute to Mehdi Huseynzade, noting that “he lives in our hearts, and we will never forget his ...

The Armenian military is accused of attempted murder in a criminal group

13.02.2015 [11:01]
The Azerbaijani Military Prosecutor's Office filed a lawsuit under several articles of the Criminal Code of Azerbaijan against the Armenian soldier Arsen Bagdasaryan ...
Azerbaijan joins Youth Forum in UN Headquarters

Azerbaijan joins Youth Forum in UN Headquarters

06.02.2015 [20:37]
An Azerbaijani delegation has participated in the Youth Forum organized by the UN Economic and Social Council and the Office of UN Secretary-General's Envoy at the UN Headquarters. With the aim to bring the voice of youth into the discussion ...
“Ganja-2016: The Vision of The Future” forum to be held in March

“Ganja-2016: The Vision of The Future” forum to be held in March

30.01.2015 [16:56]
The “Ganja -2016: The Vision of The Future” forum will be held in Baku and Ganja on March 1-5, 2015 with the participation of National Councils of Youth Organizations of past European Youth Capital countries by National Assembly of Youth Organizations ...
Azerbaijani delegation to attend next meeting of student leaders

Azerbaijani delegation to attend next meeting of student leaders

23.01.2015 [19:03]
Head of the international relations department of the Azerbaijan Student Youth Organizations` Union Parvin Rahimli and spokesman Majid Musayev will attend the next meeting of student leaders, which will be co-organized by the Tafnit - Israeli Students` Voices organization and European Students Union on January 25. ...
Azerbaijan, Turkey discuss NGO`s cooperation

Azerbaijan, Turkey discuss NGO`s cooperation

22.01.2015 [10:48]
Chairman of the Council of State Support for NGOs Azay Guliyev has met the ambassador of Turkey Ismail Alper Coshkun. They discussed cooperation of Azerbaijani-Turkish NGO`s, as well as coordination mechanisms of the activity of civil society institutions in national issues ...