‘Adjara interested in developing tourism ties with Azerbaijan’
“The Autonomous Republic of Adjara is interested in developing tourism ties with Azerbaijan,” said head of Adjara Department of Tourism and Resorts Sulkhan Ghlonti as he met with Azerbaijani Consul General in Batumi Rashad Ismayilov. ...
‘There are more than 500 hotels in Azerbaijan’

‘There are more than 500 hotels in Azerbaijan’

15.01.2017 [15:58]
“The number of tourists visiting our country in 2016 increased by 11 per cent. I am sure that this figure will increase further 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 ...
President Ilham Aliyev: 2017 will be even more successful in terms of tourism

President Ilham Aliyev: 2017 will be even more successful in terms of tourism

13.01.2017 [14:28]
“I believe that 2017 will be even more successful in terms of tourism even though the number of tourists has increased by 11 per cent this year. I am sure that the measures taken this year will attract even more tourists. Of course, there are several factors here. First of all, there is no problem ...
Al Jazeera’s another report highlights tourism opportunities in Azerbaijan    <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

Al Jazeera’s another report highlights tourism opportunities in Azerbaijan  VIDEO

11.01.2017 [21:49]
Al Jazeera has prepared another TV spotlight about tourism opportunities in Azerbaijan. It highlights that Azerbaijan is at crossroads of the East and the West, as well as the place of confluence of the Asian and European cultures ...
The Straits Times newspaper hails Baku's tourism potential

The Straits Times newspaper hails Baku's tourism potential

10.01.2017 [16:54]
Singapore-based The Straits Times newspaper has published an article hailing the tourism potential of Baku on its "Where to go in 2017" page. Headlined "Old and new in Baku, Azerbaijan", the article says: "Baku, the capital of ...
Over 1.5 million Azerbaijanis travelled to Georgia in 2016

Over 1.5 million Azerbaijanis travelled to Georgia in 2016

05.01.2017 [13:46]
A total of 1,523,075 Azerbaijani citizens travelled to Georgia in 2016, according to the Georgian National Tourism Administration. It is 129,818 persons or 9.3 per cent more than in 2015, official statistics suggests. Azerbaijan is the leader for the number of citizens ...
CNN Indonesia portal highlights tourism potential of Azerbaijan

CNN Indonesia portal highlights tourism potential of Azerbaijan

28.12.2016 [17:14]
CNN Indonesia has published an article highlighting tourism potential of Azerbaijan. The article describes Baku as the city linking Asia with Europe, and home to numerous historical and cultural monuments as Old City, Maiden Tower, Shirvanshahs Palace ...
Azerbaijan to have direct flights with 100 major European cities until 2025

Azerbaijan to have direct flights with 100 major European cities until 2025

17.12.2016 [21:44]
Azerbaijan plans to have direct flights with 100 major European cities until 2025 as the country endorsed “Strategic road maps for the national economy and main economic sectors”. One of the key priorities set by the strategic road map is increasing the number ...
Travel Turkey Izmir 2016 features Azerbaijan's health tourism potential

Travel Turkey Izmir 2016 features Azerbaijan's health tourism potential

10.12.2016 [16:52]
Azerbaijan`s health and thermal tourism potential has been promoted at the Travel Turkey Izmir 2016 exhibition. Azerbaijan`s booth featured Nakhchivan-based Duzdag Salt Mine among other attractions. The salt here helps to cure asthma and other ...
Acclaimed Japanese tourism company hails Azerbaijan as key destination

Acclaimed Japanese tourism company hails Azerbaijan as key destination

09.12.2016 [13:37]
well-known Japanese Cross Border Club tourism company has hailed Azerbaijan as an essential destination. At an annual meeting of the company, its general manager, economic expert Kazuyasu Ishida noted that Azerbaijan was selected ...
TripAdvisor community selects Baku as top Asia destination    <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

TripAdvisor community selects Baku as top Asia destination VIDEO

07.12.2016 [16:29]
TripAdvisor®, the travel planning and booking site, today announced the Travellers’ Choice awards for Destinations on the Rise, with Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, taking the top spot for Asia, while the laid-back local scene of San Jose del Cabo in Mexico ...
“Azerbaijan is attractive country for Pakistan”

“Azerbaijan is attractive country for Pakistan”

05.12.2016 [15:26]
Azerbaijan is an attractive country for Pakistan, said the country`s Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev. The Minister said: “Azerbaijan is ready to create necessary working conditions for Pakistani companies in the country. The sides discussed ...
Azerbaijan to be represented in “World civilizations and creative tourism” congress

Azerbaijan to be represented in “World civilizations and creative tourism” congress

28.11.2016 [12:21]
A delegation of Azerbaijan led by deputy minister of the ministry of culture and tourism Nazim Samadov is on a visit in Bulgaria to take part at the International Congress on World Civilizations and Creative Tourism in Sofia on November 29 – December 1 ...
Azerbaijan’s tourism potential presented in Kuwait

Azerbaijan’s tourism potential presented in Kuwait

25.11.2016 [11:45]
Representatives of the tourism industries of Azerbaijan and Kuwait have had a meeting to present Azerbaijan’s tourism potential. The presentation was organized by Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the country’s embassy in Kuwait. ...
Azerbaijani, Turkish, Georgian businessmen to meet in Istanbul

Azerbaijani, Turkish, Georgian businessmen to meet in Istanbul

07.11.2016 [17:29]
The fifth Azerbaijan-Turkey-Georgia business forum will be held in Istanbul on November 16. The event is organized by the Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation in partnership with Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Finance ...
Uzbek state TV channel highlights tourism potential of Azerbaijan

Uzbek state TV channel highlights tourism potential of Azerbaijan

01.11.2016 [19:59]
Uzbekistan`s state television channel has broadcast a video highlighting Azerbaijan's tourist potential. The promotional video was made by the Azerbaijan Cultural Center named after Heydar Aliyev at the Embassy of Azerbaijan. ...
Azerbaijan elected as chair of UNWTO Executive Council

Azerbaijan elected as chair of UNWTO Executive Council

31.10.2016 [20:51]
Azerbaijan has been elected as chair of the Executive Council of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) at its meeting held in Luxor, Egypt. Zambia and Serbia were elected first and second deputy chairs respectively. ...
Italy hosts international archaeological tourism fair

Italy hosts international archaeological tourism fair

29.10.2016 [14:50]
“Mediterranean Exchange of Archaeological Tourism”, the only international fair in the world dedicated to archaeological heritage, has kicked off in Paestum, Italy. The fair is a successful format as testified by the collaboration of international organizations such as UNESCO ...
Azerbaijan to host next EHTTA conference

Azerbaijan to host next EHTTA conference

20.10.2016 [20:43]
The European Historic Thermal Towns Association (EHTTA) will host its next conference in Azerbaijan in 2018. The decision was taken at EHTTA General Assembly in Salsomaggiore Terme, Italy. Azerbaijan`s bid to host the conference was challenged by France ...