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Jewish Journal: "A Letter to my Jewish Sister on the Anniversary of Azerbaijan's Black January"

Jewish Journal: "A Letter to my Jewish Sister on the Anniversary of Azerbaijan's Black January"

18.01.2017 [15:15]
The US-based Jewish Journal has published an article by survivor of Khojaly genocide Durdana Aghayeva headlined "A Letter to my Jewish Sister on the Anniversary of Azerbaijan's Black January". Durdana Aghayeva in her article addresses Vera Bessantina - one of the victims of the ...
World's largest tobacco firm formed by BAT £40.8bn takeover of US rival Reynolds

World's largest tobacco firm formed by BAT £40.8bn takeover of US rival Reynolds

18.01.2017 [15:07]
DUNHILL and Lucky Strike firm British American Tobacco has agreed a £40.8 billion ($49.4 billion) takeover of US rival Reynolds in a deal creating the world's largest listed tobacco company, according to express.co.uk. ...
Neftchi Baku draw 2-2 with Russian Tosno

Neftchi Baku draw 2-2 with Russian Tosno

18.01.2017 [13:52]
Azerbaijan`s football club Neftchi Baku have been held to a 2-2 draw by Russian Tosno in a friendly. Ramon Cardozo and Murad Aghayev scored goals for Neftchi ...
Azerbaijani U19 footballers beat Estonia 3-0

Azerbaijani U19 footballers beat Estonia 3-0

18.01.2017 [13:42]
The Azerbaijan national under-19 football team have defeated Estonia 3-0 in the tournament commemorating the first FIFA Vice-President Valentin Granatkin in Saint Petersburg. Azerbaijan’s goals came from Pilagha Mehdiyev, Dogukan Oksuz and Ibrahim Aliyev ...
Syrian general, 8 soldiers killed in tunnel blast outside Damascus

Syrian general, 8 soldiers killed in tunnel blast outside Damascus

18.01.2017 [13:11]
A Syrian general and eight other soldiers were killed late Tuesday in a tunnel bomb outside Damascus, a monitoring group said, according to The International News. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said rebel fighters planted ...
Popular Hollywood actress converts to Islam

Popular Hollywood actress converts to Islam

18.01.2017 [12:31]
Popular Hollywood Actress, Lindsay Lohan has reportedly converted to Islam, according to Daily Trust. She took to her instagram handle to make new changes by deleting all her previous posts and added a new bio; “Alaikum Salam,” ...
Azerbaijan exported 1,5 million tons of oil products in 2016

Azerbaijan exported 1,5 million tons of oil products in 2016

18.01.2017 [12:20]
Azerbaijan exported 1,541,347 ton of oil products in 2016, according to the State Customs Committee. Official figures suggest that the total value of the exported oil products made ...
Azerbaijan exported 6.7 bn cm of gas last year

Azerbaijan exported 6.7 bn cm of gas last year

18.01.2017 [12:14]
Azerbaijan exported 6,754,649,240 cubic metres of natural gas in 2016, according to the State Customs Committee. The country made a profit of $970,675,920 from this export, the State Customs Committee said. ...
Azerbaijan exported 20.9 million tons of crude oil in 2016

Azerbaijan exported 20.9 million tons of crude oil in 2016

18.01.2017 [11:58]
Azerbaijan exported 20,901,290 million tons of crude oil in 2016, according to the State Customs Committee. Official figures suggest that the total value of the exported oil products made $6,504,517,270. ...
Indian airline creates 'women only' section on planes to prevent abuse of solo female passengers

Indian airline creates 'women only' section on planes to prevent abuse of solo female passengers

18.01.2017 [11:56]
Air India has announced plans to reserve six seats in each aeroplane for female passengers, according to Daily mail. The state-run airline revealed the move was an attempt to preserve the safety of women travelling alone ...
President Ilham Aliyev met with Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources in Davos   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

President Ilham Aliyev met with Saudi Arabia's Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources in Davos VIDEO

18.01.2017 [11:45]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today met with Minister of Energy, Industry and Mineral Resources of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Khalid Al-Falih in Davos. Minister Khalid Al-Falih hailed Saudi Arabia-Azerbaijan cooperation as excellent, and expressed ...
Azeri Light crude sells for $56.29/barrels

Azeri Light crude sells for $56.29/barrels

18.01.2017 [11:20]
Oil prices have risen on the world markets, with a barrel of Azeri Light trading for $56.29. On NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) cost of the US light crude oil increased $0.11 to stand at $52.48. Price of the Brent crude oil at the London ICE ...
Pharmaceutical plant to be built in Baku testifies to successful cooperation between Azerbaijan and Iran

Pharmaceutical plant to be built in Baku testifies to successful cooperation between Azerbaijan and Iran

18.01.2017 [11:14]
“A pharmaceutical plant, which will be built in Baku, is one of important projects implemented in the non-oil sector of Azerbaijan. This project is a bright example of successful cooperation between Azerbaijan and Iran,” said Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan and Chair of the State Committee for Refugees ...
President Ilham Aliyev met with Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Palantir Technologies in Davos   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

President Ilham Aliyev met with Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Palantir Technologies in Davos VIDEO

18.01.2017 [11:13]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today met with Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Palantir Technologies Alex Karp in Davos. Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Palantir Technologies Alex Karp ...
Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 47 times throughout the day

Armenian armed units violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 47 times throughout the day

18.01.2017 [10:49]
The Armenian armed units shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan a total of 47 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry said. The Armenian armed forces, stationed in Armenia`s Barekamavan village in Noyemberyan district and nameless hills in Ijevan ...
President Ilham Aliyev met with Executive Chairman of CISCO in Davos   <span style="color:#ff0000">VIDEO</span>

President Ilham Aliyev met with Executive Chairman of CISCO in Davos VIDEO

18.01.2017 [10:41]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today met with Executive Chairman of CISCO John Chambers in Davos as part of his working visit to Switzerland. Executive Chairman of CISCO John Chambers described Azerbaijan as a reliable partner for foreign companies, hailing ...
Azerbaijani delegation attends 7th meeting of Assembly of International Renewable Energy Agency

Azerbaijani delegation attends 7th meeting of Assembly of International Renewable Energy Agency

18.01.2017 [10:31]
Azerbaijan`s delegation is attending the 7th meeting of the Assembly of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and World Future Energy Summit (WFES) held in Abu Dhabi, the United Arab Emirates ...
SOCAR starts interest payment on its USD bonds

SOCAR starts interest payment on its USD bonds

18.01.2017 [10:25]
Azerbaijan’s State Oil Company SOCAR has launched dividend payment to owners of its USD bonds. SOCAR Vice-President for economic issues Suleyman Gasimov said that on the first day of payment the owners received dividends worth ...
Ambassador Philipp Stalder: It is much welcomed to have this year shifted focus on solidarity among Muslim world

Ambassador Philipp Stalder: It is much welcomed to have this year shifted focus on solidarity among Muslim world

17.01.2017 [23:00]
As regards Azerbaijan, I can say that after the successful completion of 2016 as the Year of Multiculturalism it is much welcomed to have this year a shifted focus on solidarity with and among the Muslim world for obvious reasons, Ambassador of the Swiss ...