KOREAN TV SHOOTS FILM ON AZERBAIJAN

05.03.2004 [21:49]
Korean TV shot a documentary “Azerbaijan and oil industry in Azerbaijan”.
The new documentary narrates on history of development of the oil industry in the Republic, 20 January events and ...

FIRST ISRAELI FILMS FESTIVAL TO BE HELD IN BAKU

05.03.2004 [16:17]
The first festival of Israeli films will take place in Baku on March 9-12. embassy of Israel reports.
The festival will be arranged by the Embassy’s center of culture and ...

PRESENTATION OF NEW MAGAZINE AND OPENING OF AZERBAIJAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE HELD IN GERMANY

03.03.2004 [12:21]
Presentation of the first issue of magazine “New Bridge Between Azerbaijan and Germany”, as well as opening ceremony of Azerbaijan Chamber of Commerce in Germany was held in Berlin, on ...

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CHILDREN PICTURE TO BE HELD IN BAKU

02.03.2004 [19:29]
Ministry of Youth, Sports and Tourism jointly with children ecological organization “Gulum” and children artistic center “Ekoestet” carry out the organizing work on conducting of the first Baku international ...

WRITERS UNION DISCUSSES 5-YEAR ACTIVITY OF “GOBUSTAN” MISCELLANY AND “LITERARY AZERBAIJAN” MAGAZINE

02.03.2004 [12:45]
A meeting to discuss the 5-year activity of “Gobustan” miscellany and “Literary Azerbaijan” magazine has taken place in the Writers Union /WU/.
The meeting that preceded XI congress of writers ...

EXHIBITION IN MEMORY OF SHAH ISMAIL KHATAI

28.02.2004 [21:18]
The Exhibition entitled “Past, Presence and Future of Azerbaijan” dedicated to the memory of founder of Sefevids state, one of the classics of Azerbaijani literature Shah Ismail Khatai was opened ...

HUMANITARIAN SUPPORT FOR GRAPHIC ARTS

27.02.2004 [19:55]
The United Stock Commercial Bank “Bank of Baku” sponsored personal exhibition of the Azerbaijani graphic artist Kamal Ahmad.
Kamal Ahmad is one of the founders of Absheron School of painting. ...

TWO DOCUMENTARIES OF AZERBAIJAN CINEMATOGRAPHER PRESENTED

26.02.2004 [21:32]
The Society “Interkontakt-Weltweit” (relations with the countries and peoples of world”) functioning in Berlin will demonstrate documentaries of Azerbaijani cinematographer Jahangir Zeynalli under the motto “Familiarization with Azerbaijan”, AzerTAj correspondent ...

HANDICRAFT EXHIBITION OF AZERBAIJAN AND TURKISH WOMEN HELD

25.02.2004 [17:12]
Exhibition of the decorative handicrafts, sewing, placards of Azerbaijan and Turkish women on Karabakh was held under organizational support of the Youth Assistance Fund.
The exhibition dedicated to the 12th ...

MONUMENT OF NIZAMI GANJAVI ERECTED IN CHEBOKSARI

25.02.2004 [17:11]
Monument of the great Azerbaijani poet Nizami Ganjavi has been erected at Cheboksari, the capital of the Chuvash Republic of the Russian Federation. It was realized on the initiative of ...

DOCUMENTARY ON UNFORGETTABLE SINGER SHOT

25.02.2004 [13:16]
A documentary, “ Rashid Omru”, dedicated to the great Azerbaijani singer Rashid Behbudov was for the first time demonstrated on the republican TV “Lider”, on February 23.
Taking into ...

CENTENARY JUBILEE OF AZERBAIJANI POET AND THINKER SHAHRIYAR MARKED IN BERLIN

24.02.2004 [22:38]
A gathering dedicated to the centenary jubilee of Azerbaijan poet and thinker, eminent master Shahriyar was held in Berlin palace “Confluence of cultures”, AzerTAj correspondent reports from Germany.
The ...

MEMORY OF KHOJALI GENOCIDE VICTIMS TO BE REVERED IN PHILARMONIA

24.02.2004 [17:18]
Azerbaijan people will mark the twelfth anniversary of Khojali tragedy on February 26. In this respect, a concert dedicated to victims of this genocide will be conducted in the Azerbaijan ...

COMMEMORATION MEETING OF PEOPLE’S ARTIST SULEYMAN ALASGAROV TOOK PLACE

24.02.2004 [17:18]
A commemoration meeting to mark 80th anniversary of prominent representative of Azerbaijani national music, people’s artist, professor Suleyman Alasgarov took place on February 22 in the Azerbaijan State Theater of ...

COMMEMORATION MEETING DUE

23.02.2004 [22:33]
Ministry of Culture of Azerbaijan arranges a commemoration meeting to mark 85th birthday of film director, people’s artist of Azerbaijan Tofig Tagizadeh. He made best Azerbaijani films such as “On ...

LITERARY SOIREE: “BLOK AND FET AT THE TURN OF TWO EPOCHS”

23.02.2004 [22:32]
A literary soiree focused on the creative activity of two Russian genius poets Alexander Blok and Afanasiy Fet took place in the Literary hall of the Center of Russian Culture. ...

EXHIBITION IN MEMORY OF SHAH ISMAIL KHATAI TO BE OPENED

21.02.2004 [20:44]
Exhibition on subject “The past, presence and future of Azerbaijan” in memory of the founder of Sefevids state, one of the classics of Azerbaijan literature Shah Ismail Khatai will be ...

SENIOR WORKERS OF CULTURE AWARDED

21.02.2004 [15:05]
Senior workers of culture Firangiz Sharifova, Gulkhar Hasanova, Tukezban Ismayilova, Mukhtar Avsharov, Haji Ismayilov and Valeh Guliyev were awarded on February 20 in the Ministry of Culture.
Opening the awarding ...

GARA GARAYEV’S MEMORY DEDICATED

20.02.2004 [23:24]
A conference dedicated to the birthday of outstanding Azerbaijani composer Gara Garayev took place in the Azerbaijan Musical Academy.
Opening the ceremony, rector of the Musical Academy, professor Farhad Badalbeyli ...