President of International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation attends international online forum in Korea

28.11.2020 [14:49]
An international online forum and a scientific conference on the topic “Value of humanity for sustainable future” have been held in the city of Yeongju, Korea. Held as part of the UNESCO World ...

"How Khankendi became Stepanakert" in foreign media

27.11.2020 [13:42]
A number of the world`s leading news portals have broadcast documentary "How Khankendi became Stepanakert" in different languages. Produced by the State Translation Center, the documentary was broadcast by Turkey's Alternatiftarih, Egypt's Al-Wasila News ...

The Holland Times publishes article about Old City of Baku

27.11.2020 [12:39]
The Holland Times newspaper has published an article by Azerbaijani Ambassador to the country Fikrat Akhundov highlighting the Old City (Icheri Sheher) of Baku. Headlined “Old City of Baku – National Heritage of Azerbaijan” ...

“Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture”: Palace of Panahali Khan

27.11.2020 [12:30]
The Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan has published an article about the Palace of Panahali Khan as part of the “Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture” project. AZERTAC presents the article ...

Karabakh`s tourism potential highlighted at Gulf Travel Show in Dubai

27.11.2020 [09:15]
The Azerbaijan Tourism Bureau (ATB) has highlighted Karabakh`s tourism potential at the online “Gulf Travel Show” Fair. The first-ever two-day virtual event of the region witnessed more than 3,000 one-to-one meetings between suppliers and travel agents, tour operators, tourism boards, airlines, hotels, TMCs and international agencies ...

AZERTAC's photos highlighting coronavirus pandemic are on display at international photo exhibition

26.11.2020 [18:40]
The COVID-19 related photos taken by AZERTAC News Agency are on display at the “International Press Photo Exhibition: At the Scenes of the Pandemic” which opened at the National Museum of Korean Contemporary ...

Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Culture calls on prominent cultural figures of France for honesty and impartiality

24.11.2020 [19:25]
A group of renowned cultural figures from France (directors, writers, performers, musicians, journalists, singers) have signed an appeal supporting Armenian separatism in Karabakh, based on lies and slander; this was reported in the French newspaper Le Figaro ...

“Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture”: Asgaran Fortress

24.11.2020 [17:07]
The Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan has published an article about Asgaran Fortress as part of the “Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture” project. AZERTAC presents the article. “The territory of Azerbaijan is rich in fortifications and fortresses built for defense purposes ...

Anar Karimov: Armenia must be responsible and pay compensation for all the historical monuments and cultural institutions it has destroyed VIDEO

21.11.2020 [15:40]
“Under the Azerbaijani President’s relevant decree, temporary administrative commandant's offices were established in the liberated lands, which also include the Ministry of Culture. This once again shows that our ...

Chairwoman of Azerbaijan’s Union of Cinematographers: Rasim Ojagov is a symbol of our national cinema

19.11.2020 [20:14]
“There was an “island of films” in the Azerbaijani national cinematography - Rasim Ojagov’s films, which still exists and will ever live. As if he had created a world for himself - his own screenwriters, his own favorite actors, his own composers, his own creative staff ...

Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture objects to biased position of Metropolitan Museum of Art

19.11.2020 [17:25]
“The statement made on November 17, 2020 by the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Armenian cultural heritage sites reflects the biased and one-sided position of a leading cultural institution that is not fully informed about the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict and ...

Azerbaijani short film to be screened at international festival in Russia

19.11.2020 [14:52]
“Remember me” short film by Azerbaijani filmmaker Masar Hasanov will be demonstrated at the 11th Shorts international film festival in Tula, Russia. The plot of the film is about a lonely man who is locked up himself after losing wife ...

Azerbaijani artist honored with Golden Cross of Hungarian Order of Merit

18.11.2020 [10:52]
Honored artist of Azerbaijan, laureate of international competitions, conductor of the State Academic Opera and Ballet Theatre Eyyub Guliyev has been awarded the Golden Cross of the Hungarian Order of Merit ...

“Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture”: Mirali Mausoleum

18.11.2020 [10:47]
The Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan has published an article about Mirali Mausoleum as part of the “Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture” project. AZERTAC presents the article ...

“Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture”: Bashikasik Dome

17.11.2020 [16:17]
The Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan has published an article about Bashikasik Dome as part of the “Karabakh is the cradle of Azerbaijani culture” project. AZERTAC presents the article. “The dome built in the 13th-14th centuries located in Daghtumas village of Jabrayil district ...

Karabakh`s tourism potential highlighted at WTM London-2020

17.11.2020 [09:46]
The Azerbaijan Tourism Bureau (ATB) has highlighted Karabakh`s tourism potential at the World Travel Market London (WTM London 2020), one of the world`s leading tourism exhibitions. Held online, the exhibition aimed to help recover, rebuild and shape the travel industry ...

Heydar Aliyev Foundation restores bas-relief of “the meeting between Pope 1st Leo and Hun Emperor Attila” in St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican

14.11.2020 [16:23]
The Heydar Aliyev Foundation has completed restoration of the bas-relief of “the meeting between Pope 1st Leo and Hun Emperor Attila” in the St. Peter’s Basilica. The project was implemented in accordance with the agreement signed in February ...

Baku to host international contemporary art festival

14.11.2020 [10:07]
The Embassy of Latvia in Azerbaijan will organize an International Festival of Contemporary Art in Baku. Entitled "Maiden Tower. To Be a Woman - Women for Peace", the festival will be arranged in cooperation with the European Union delegation on November 16-24 ...

We will always show due diligence and care towards the protection of the Christian religious heritage in the territory of Azerbaijan, Ministry of Culture

13.11.2020 [12:12]
“As a multicultural and multi-religious country, Azerbaijan has always been home for representatives of all nations and religions, who have co-existed and worked together peacefully for centuries; the state shows due ...