FOREIGNERS IMPRESSED BY “KARVANSARAY” COMPLEX

26.08.2003 [13:27]
Tourists from 30 countries of America, Europe, and Asia visited this summer “Karvansaray” complex in Shaki town of Azerbaijan. Foreigners were impressed be cleanness, comfort, natural beauty of Shaki land, ...

GOBUSTAN RADIO TURNED FIVE

26.08.2003 [13:26]
“Gobustan” radio, functioning at the Sevastopol TV and Radio Company of Ukraine celebrates its fifth anniversary. Art director of the air in Azerbaijani language Habib Aliyev told AzerTAj correspondent that ...

AZERBAIJANI MUSICIANS INVITED TO INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL

25.08.2003 [21:46]
An international variety festival “Issik Kul-2003” will be held in Karakol, Kazakhstan between September 12 and 14. Azerbaijani young musicians have been invited to the festival to be arranged by ...

CHINGIZ AYTMATOV TURNS 75

25.08.2003 [19:05]
International film festival ‘Zirva’ in honor of the 75th birthday of Kyrgyz writer Chingiz Aytmatov will be held in Bishkek / Kirgizistan/ on November 2003.
The festival will be organized ...

THE BOOK ‘LAST YEARS OF LIFE OF NARIMAN NARIMANOV’ PRESENTED

25.08.2003 [19:05]
The book ‘Last years of life of Nariman Narimanov’ written by Doctor of Phylilogy, Professor, Deputy of Milli Majlis Shamil Gurbanov has been issued. The book brought to the notice ...

‘WORLD RELIGIONS’ CAME OUT

25.08.2003 [19:04]
Publishing house ‘Azerbaijan National Encyclopedia’ has published the encyclopedia ‘World religions’, which gives short information about religions of different countries and nations, religious views and ancient original faiths.
The main ...

FIRST GRADUATES FROM HAIRDRESSER’S SCHOOL

23.08.2003 [21:49]
A graduation ceremony of the hairdresser’s school functioning within the Azerbaijan Fashion Association, has taken place for the first time in the country. The young people who are beginning their ...

TURKSOY EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR INTERNATIONAL AWARD

23.08.2003 [15:04]
General Directorate of TURKSOY decided to extend the deadline for documents admission till November 1 for TURKSOY International Award in culture and arts, to be given in 2003.
Original works, ...

734-VOLUME REFERENCE BOOK OF LEOPOLD GMELI WAS PRESENTED TO NAS CENTRAL SCIENTIFIC LIBRARY

23.08.2003 [15:03]
A 734-volume reference book of the German Research Society Leopold Gmelin was presented to the Central Scientific Library of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) of Azerbaijan.
As AzerTAj correspondent ...

‘SHARG GAPYSY’ WITHIN YENI AZERBAIJAN’

22.08.2003 [21:36]
The old-published newspaper ‘Sharg Gapysy’ /Eastern Gateway/ is the only print highlighting social-political, economic and cultural life of blockaded Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic. Despite the paper quite rich in information, it ...

WORLD PLACARD COMPETITION

22.08.2003 [16:44]
World Placard competition dedicated to the World Information Society Summit (WISS) is taking place. The purpose of the competition, organized by the UN and WISS, is to bring the concept ...

IN MEMORY OF HUSEYN JAVID

22.08.2003 [13:35]
A literary evening on occasion of the120th birthday of the outstanding thinker Huseyn Javid was held at the culture club of Vandam village, Gabala region. Creation of great dramatist, his ...

BORCHALI POETS MET

21.08.2003 [19:59]
Azerbaijani poets residing in Georgia have recently met in Azerbaijan Cultural Center after M. F. Akhundov, in Tbilisi. In his opening speech, head of the center Mammad Gulmammadov stated ...

ALISHER AZERI’S BOOK OF TRAVELING

21.08.2003 [18:58]
The name of an Azerbaijani traveler Alishir Azeri is widely known not only in Azerbaijan, but also in the countries, which he wandered with rucksack, during his three trips. His ...

NIYAZI’S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATED IN HIS HOME-MUSEUM

21.08.2003 [15:48]
Great Azerbaijani conductor Niyazi’s Birthday celebration was held, August 20, in his Home-Museum. People’s artist of USSR, State Prizes winner, Hero of Socialist Labor and public figure Niyazi had a ...

OQTAI MIRKASIMOV’S FILM AT FESTIVAL IN ANAPA

20.08.2003 [15:38]
A movie festival “Kinoshock” with the participation the CIS and Baltic countries is to be held in Anapa between September 6 and 15.
AzerTAj was informed by the First Secretary ...

DAYS OF CULTURE IN BORCHALI, GEORGIA

20.08.2003 [15:34]
The head of cultural department of Kvemo Kartli-Borchali announced that the program of a traditional Didqoroba - Motherland holiday will be held this year and the festival will start on ...

ELCHIN’S NEW BOOK PUBLISHED IN MOSCOW

19.08.2003 [20:22]
People’s writer Elchin is one of the most publishing writers abroad; his novels, stories, and plays were published and put on the stage different countries of the world.
Recently, ...

FILM ‘OJAG VURGUNA’ SHOT

16.08.2003 [17:35]
Creative association ‘Azerbaijantelefilm’ commenced to shoot the film ‘Ojag Vurguna’ dedicated to the people’s poet Samad Vurgun.
Main subject of the film, directed by Alakbar Kazimovsky, is remembrances of ...