A stunning Azerbaijani mugham trio to perform in Paris

07.01.2019 [11:22]
Co-organized by the Azerbaijani Embassy in France, Association of French-Azerbaijani Dialogue and Theater de la Ville, a stunning Azerbaijani mugham trio will give concert in Paris, France. Performances by soloist Kamila Nabiyeva, accompanied by kamancha undisputed master ...

TripAdvisor names world`s top 25 travel destinations

05.01.2019 [20:22]
TripAdvisor, the world`s largest travel site, named the top 25 travel destinations in the world. “From hidden gems to popular destinations, start a new year of travel from these destinations that TripAdvisor travelers recognized as the best,” the website noted ...

Azerbaijan State Translation Center and Embassy of Argentine presented their joint project

04.01.2019 [10:20]
The Azerbaijan State Translation Centre (AzSTC) has published a new edition, A Drop of Fate (Una Suerte Pequeña) by Claudia Piñeiro, the book which is a part of the joint project between AzTC and the Embassy of Argentine in Azerbaijan. The book translated by Emin Alasgarov ...

Architectural symbols of modern Baku

28.12.2018 [16:52]
Baku has always been famous for its architectural appearance. On the urban scene, masterpieces of ancient architecture, such as the Maiden Tower or the Palace of the Shirvanshahs, organically coexisted for many years with the buildings of the classicism era of the first oil boom and the Soviet minimalist buildings ...

Azerbaijan’s most successful film in 2018

28.12.2018 [11:13]
Azerbaijani film "Sholler's Archive" has aroused deep interest among audience. In 6 months the film was awarded in twenty international festivals and, thus, became the most awarded Azerbaijani feature film, the film director Jalaladdin Gasimov said ...

What is definitely worth trying in Azerbaijan? Part two

25.12.2018 [18:15]
We continue our review of some dishes and products that are worth paying attention to during your trip to Azerbaijan ...

Italian cellist: Azerbaijan has always attracted me as a country with rich cultural and musical heritage

21.12.2018 [19:30]
“Azerbaijan has always attracted me as a country with rich cultural and musical heritage,” Italian cellist, maestro Pierluigi Ruggiero has told AZERTAC in an exclusive interview. “I am familiar with the works of great Azerbaijani classical composers such as Uzeyir Hajibayli, Fikrat Amirov, Gara Garayev and others ...

What is definitely worth trying in Azerbaijan? Part one

20.12.2018 [21:31]
Azerbaijani cuisine is undoubtedly one of the most interesting in the East. The sophisticated gourmets who come to Azerbaijan become loyal connoisseurs of national cuisine, distinguished by an abundance of all sorts of meat, fish and vegetable dishes ...

110th anniversary of Azerbaijani opera celebrated in Paris

20.12.2018 [10:37]
A concert dedicated to the 110th anniversary of the Azerbaijani opera was held in the Saint-Germain-l'Auxerrois church in Paris. It was held with the support of the Association of Friends of Azerbaijan in France (FADA) ...

Azerbaijan, Astrakhan agree to develop tourism cooperation

20.12.2018 [00:06]
Azerbaijan State Tourism Agency and Russia’s Astrakhan region have signed an agreement on cooperation in the field of tourism. The document was signed by Chairman of Azerbaijan's State Tourism Agency Fuad Nagiyev and acting Governor of Astrakhan region Sergei Morozov ...

Kyrgyz Osh declared 2019 cultural capital of the Turkic world

19.12.2018 [15:03]
Second largest city in Kyrgyzstan, Osh, has been declared the "Cultural Capital of the Turkic World for 2019”. The decision was adopted at the 36th Meeting of the Permanent Council of Culture Ministers of TURKSOY held in Kastamonu ...

Anadolu Agency named news agency of year in Turkey

19.12.2018 [13:44]
Anadolu Agency has been named News Agency of the Year by Turkey’s Association of Anatolian Publishers (AYD). The agency`s Deputy Director-General Metin Mutanoglu received the award, which was presented during a ceremony by former ...

New Year - New Hopes

19.12.2018 [13:33]
This year the Azerbaijan Carpet Museum has charted a new course. First of all, attendance rates are steadily increasing. About 60.000 people visited the Azerbaijan Carpet Museum two years ago, while last year this number was more than 85.000 and in ...

2019 proclaimed as year of Imadeddin Nasimi in the Turkic world

18.12.2018 [23:59]
TURKSOY Permanent Council of Culture Ministers has proclaimed 2019 as the year of the great Azerbaijani poet and thinker Imadeddin Nasimi as well as the great Turkish poet Aşık Veysel ...

Heydar Aliyev Foundation organizes Azerbaijan-China friendship concert in Beijing

18.12.2018 [19:49]
The Azerbaijan-China friendship concert, featuring performance of the Azerbaijani classical music, has been held in Beijing. The event was co-organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries ...

Azerbaijani-UK Culture Center established in London

18.12.2018 [16:26]
An Azerbaijani-UK Culture Center has been established in London. A ceremony to mark the occasion brought together the Azerbaijani Embassy staff, Azerbaijani students, and Turkish businessmen ...

Azerbaijan, Ukraine discuss tourism development

17.12.2018 [16:18]
Chairman of the Azerbaijan-Ukraine International Alliance Elmar Mammadov and head of Volyn Regional State Administration Alexander Savchenko discussed the ways of developing tourism relations between the two countries ...

“Jirtdan in the world of fairytales” first mega-show in Azerbaijan

15.12.2018 [19:45]
Baku Convention Center has hosted the first family mega-show “Jirtdan in the world of fairytales” organized on vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva`s initiative ...

Baku Expo Center hosts solo exhibition marking 90th anniversary of world-renowned Azerbaijani artist Tahir Salahov

14.12.2018 [23:05]
A solo exhibition marking the 90th anniversary of world-renowned Azerbaijani People’s Artist Tahir Salahov has opened at the Baku Expo Center. The exhibition highlights the activity of prominent representative of the contemporary art school of Azerbaijan Tahir Salahov ...