COMCEC session participants informed on results of Armenian occupation policy
The 30th Session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) is underway in Istanbul with the participation of the OIC Member States and relevant OIC, regional and international institutions. ...
Azerbaijan Tourism Days held in Hungary

Azerbaijan Tourism Days held in Hungary

24.11.2014 [16:02]
Azerbaijan Tourism Days was held in Hungary on November 21-22 coorganized by Hungary-Azerbaijan Youth Union (HAYU), Youth Foundation under the Azerbaijani President (YFAP) and the Azerbaijani Embassy in Hungary ...

"Lonely Planet Italy" portal calls tourists discover the beauty of Azerbaijan

18.11.2014 [12:50]
An article posted in "Lonely Planet Italia" portal deals with the tourism potential of Azerbaijan. It is reported that, country's rich energy resources provide a basis for rapid economic development. Azerbaijan's capital, Baku ...
Azerbaijan successfully represented at World Travel Market in London

Azerbaijan successfully represented at World Travel Market in London

07.11.2014 [21:06]
An Azerbaijani delegation has participated in World Travel Market 2014 in London, England. The visit was organized in partnership with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the UK ...

Azerbaijan joins annual meeting of International Congress and Convention Association

06.11.2014 [17:31]
Representatives of the Azerbaijan Convention Bureau have participated in the 53rd annual congress of the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) held in Antalya, Turkey. The Azerbaijan Convention Bureau became a member of ICCA in 2014, and participated in its meeting for the first time ...
Azerbaijan joins World Travel Market in London

Azerbaijan joins World Travel Market in London

04.11.2014 [19:10]
An Azerbaijani delegation is participating in World Travel Market 2014 in London, England. The visit is organized in partnership with the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the UK. Azerbaijan`s 105-square-meter pavilion showcased the country`s culture, as well as its ...
Azerbaijan to be official guest country at Mediterranean Exchange of Archaeological Tourism exhibition

Azerbaijan to be official guest country at Mediterranean Exchange of Archaeological Tourism exhibition

29.10.2014 [15:02]
Azerbaijan will join the Mediterranean Exchange of Archaeological Tourism exhibition (XVII “La Borsa Mediterranea del Turismo Archeologico”) as official guest country. The exhibition will be held in Paestum, Italy on October 30-November 2. ...

Azerbaijan joins ministerial meeting of BSEC member states

23.10.2014 [18:40]
Azerbaijani Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Nazim Samadov has attended a ministerial meeting of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization (BSEC) Member States in Athens, Greece. ...
World Tourism Day marked in Baku

World Tourism Day marked in Baku

27.09.2014 [10:51]
A conference dedicated to the World Tourism Day (WTD) has been held at the Hilton Baku Hotel in the capital city of Azerbaijan. Speaking at the conference, Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev said that in connection with the World Tourism Day, which has been celebrated every year on ...

Azerbaijani representative attends BSEC tourism working group`s meeting

24.09.2014 [14:24]
Department head at the Azerbaijan Ministry of Culture and Tourism Aydin Ismiyev has attended regular meeting of the working group on tourism cooperation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) organization held in Istanbul. The meeting featured discussions on current state and prospects of tourism at the BSEC ...
Azerbaijani Ambassador meets Argentinean Minister of Tourism

Azerbaijani Ambassador meets Argentinean Minister of Tourism

18.09.2014 [19:00]
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Argentine Mammad Ahmadzade has met the country`s Minister of Tourism Carlos Enrique Meyer. They discussed a range of issues, including the development of relations between the two countries in the field of tourism, Enrique Meyer`s visit to Baku in 2012, and participation ...
Activity of Convention Bureau will give impetus to development of tourism, Abulfas Garayev

Activity of Convention Bureau will give impetus to development of tourism, Abulfas Garayev

04.09.2014 [11:24]
ctivity of the Azerbaijan Convention Bureau will give impetus to development of tourism in the country, Azerbaijan's Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev said. He made the remarks during the first “Open Day” at Azerbaijan Convention Bureau ...

Representatives of Turkish Travel Agencies Association visit Azerbaijan

02.09.2014 [16:01]
Representatives of the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (TÜRSAB) have been on a business trip in Azerbaijan. As part of their visit, TÜRSAB representatives have met the Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan Nazim ...
Azerbaijan, Brazil discuss prospects for tourism cooperation

Azerbaijan, Brazil discuss prospects for tourism cooperation

29.08.2014 [11:26]
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Brazil Elnur Sultanov has met President of Embratur (Brazilian Tourism Institute) Vicente Neto to discuss prospects for tourism cooperation between the two countries. The diplomat highlighted the history and culture of Azerbaijan, as well as the country’s achievements in the field of tourism. He noted that Azerbaijan was interested in ...

UNWTO calls for applications for ‘Excellence and Innovation Awards’

06.08.2014 [20:49]
UNWTO has opened the call for applications for the 11th edition of the UNWTO Awards for Excellence and Innovation in Tourism. The candidates can apply until the 31 October 2014. The Award Ceremony will be held during the Madrid International Tourism Trade Fair FITUR in Spain on 28 January 2015 ...

WTO launches WTD Blogger Competition

31.07.2014 [15:26]
The World Tourism Organization will hold a bloggers competition on the World Tourism Day. The first-time held competition calls bloggers to share their views about tourism. The competition requires experience in tourism, participation in tourism communities, whether your community benefitted from tourism, has your home community experienced ...

Azerbaijan represented at M&I Forum for Europe

12.07.2014 [15:10]
The Azerbaijan Convention Bureau has attended the M&I Forum for Europe in Istanbul. The M&I Forum is the largest platform in business tourism and is organized six times a year for different targets ...

Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism attends international conference in Sochi

17.06.2014 [22:06]
An Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev has attended the international conference titled “Mega Events for Sustainable Tourism Development” in Sochi, the Russian Federation. The event was co-organized by the Federal Agency for Tourism of the Russian Federation ...

Baku hosts tourism development conference

14.06.2014 [19:51]
A conference to mark the completion of the twinning project on strengthening the capacity of the department of tourism in the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan has been held at the Hyatt Regency Baku hotel ...