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Azerbaijan`s Republic Day celebrated in Uruguay

25.05.2017 [22:18]
The diplomatic mission of Azerbaijan in Montevideo has organized a reception to mark May 28 -the Republic Day. The event was attended by Uruguay`s officials, senators, MPs, representatives of diplomatic corps and businessmen ...

Azerbaijan, Russia sign agreement on establishment of helicopters technical service center in Baku

25.05.2017 [21:31]
Azerbaijan and Russia have signed the "Main Action Plan for 2017 on the project of establishing a service center for maintenance and repair of Russian and Soviet-produced civil helicopters in the territory of Azerbaijan" as part of the 10th International ...

Azerbaijan`s Republic Day marked in Brazil

25.05.2017 [20:58]
The Embassy of Azerbaijan in Brazil has organized an event to celebrate May 28 -the Republic Day. Members of the Brazilian National Congress, diplomats accredited in the country, representatives of state and official organizations, as well as journalists participated ...

Azerbaijan Trade House to open in Minsk

25.05.2017 [20:39]
Azerbaijan Trade House will be opened in Minsk, Belarus on May 26. An Azerbaijani delegation led by Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev will attend the opening ceremony. ...

American Professor: I consider my activity at UNEC very significant stage of my life

25.05.2017 [19:47]
A meeting with a well-known economist, scholar, Professor Bulent Aybar who completed his pedagogical activity at UNEC and the academic staff of the university has been held. Vice-rector for Administrational and Organizational Affairs Shaig Asgarov said that one of the priority directions of the complex activities realized in the preparation of qualified personnel at UNEC is involvement of the reputable and experienced foreign professors and teachers to teaching ...

Baku hosts round table on “Islamic Solidarity Games in the media of Islamic countries”

25.05.2017 [19:01]
Baku has hosted a round table on “Islamic Solidarity Games in the media of Islamic countries”.Opening the event, Rafiq Aliyev, director of IRSHAD center on Islamic Studies, noted that Azerbaijan excellently organized major international events in recent years, including the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games. ...

Monger crash lessons prompt F1 car changes

25.05.2017 [18:12]
A FIA investigation into Billy Monger’s horrific F4 accident has led to F1 teams being told to modify their rear jacking points, according to motorsport.com. The FIA's safety director Laurent Mekies sent a note to F1 teams telling them to modify their rear jack points for this ...

OSCE monitoring on line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops ends without incident

25.05.2017 [17:44]
In accordance with the mandate of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, the OSCE mission has today conducted a monitoring on the line of contact of troops located in Azerbaijan`s Tartar district. ...

Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers win two European silvers

25.05.2017 [17:41]
Azerbaijani sambo wrestlers have claimed two silver medals at the European Championships held in Minsk, Belarus. The medals came from Aghasif Samadov (52kg) and Emil Hasanov ...

Minister Anna Finocchiaro: TAP is strategic project for Italy

25.05.2017 [16:35]
The Trans Adriatic Pipeline project, which envisages transportation of Azerbaijani gas to Europe, is of strategic importance for Italy, said the country’s Minister of Parliamentary Relations Anna Finocchiaro. Finocchiaro said this project will allow the country to achieve the sustainable development goals and diversify its energy supply ...

Japanese University Professor conducts seminar at BHOS

25.05.2017 [16:28]
Four-day seminar on Enhanced Oil Recovery (EOR) has commenced at Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS). It is organized upon initiative of INPEX with organizational support from BHOS and SOCAR UPSTREAM Management International LLC for final-year Petroleum Engineering students from a number of national universities. SOCAR Vice President for Geology ...

AtaBank OJSC awarded with special prize from MasterCard

25.05.2017 [16:20]
MasterCard has organized a conference in Baku. According to the results of 2017, AtaBank OJSC won the nomination "Bank with the largest number of contactless POS-terminals in Azerbaijan" and was awarded with a special diploma ...

“Legal opinion on third party obligations with respect to illegal economic and other activities in occupied territories of Azerbaijan” circulated as document of UN General Assembly and Security Council

25.05.2017 [16:14]
The document entitled “Legal opinion on third party obligations with respect to illegal economic and other activities in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan”, presented by the Permanent Representative of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United Nations were circulated as a document of the General Assembly and the Security Council ...

5 police killed in suspected al-Shabaab attack in Kenya

25.05.2017 [15:30]
Five police officers attached to a Kenyan government official were killed Wednesday after their vehicle ran over an improvised explosive device in Kenya's Mandera County, according to Anadolu Agency. Confirming the deaths of the police officers, Mandera County Governor Ali Roba said in a statement that among the dead ...

Baku Olympic Stadium named one of the bests in the world

25.05.2017 [15:28]
The World Congress of Stadiums-2017 has recognized the Baku Olympic Stadium (BOS) as "The best new stadium in the world" at its gathering in the capital of Qatar, Doha. The companies that participated in the construction of the BOS - Tekfen Construction and Heerim Architects and Planners ...

Dates and venues of 2019 European Games in Minsk announced

25.05.2017 [15:11]
The 2019 European Games will take place on 21-30 June, according to the official webpage of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Belarus. The dates were confirmed during the 38th European Olympic Committees Seminar in Skopje, Macedonia, on 20 May ...

Comprehensive condition created for athletes at 4th Islamic Solidarity Games

25.05.2017 [14:59]
Comprehensive condition was created for athletes at 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, said Moroccan ambassador in Azerbaijan Adil Embars. The Ambassador thanked President Ilham Aliyev and First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva for high level organization of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games ...

Conference highlighting Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict held in US

25.05.2017 [13:56]
A conference titled “South Caucasus: The threats and challenges for the Trump Administration” has been held in Washington, the US. The event saw speeches by founder and director of the Center for Energy Natural Resources Ariel Cohen, Director of Caspian ...

Azerbaijani FM meets with UN Secretary-General in New York

25.05.2017 [13:24]
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadarov, who is in New York to attend the events dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the country's membership to the United Nations, has met with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres.The sides hailed the current level of cooperation between Azerbaijan and the UN. ...