JAPANESE GOVERNMENT’S ASSISTANCE TO AZERBAIJANI CULTURE

15.01.2004 [20:34]
Signing of the documents and exchange of notes between Minister of Culture of Azerbaijan Polad Bulbul oglu and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Azerbaijan Toshiyuki Fujivara has been ...

CATALOGUE OF HANDICRAFTS OF SHAKI CRAFTSMEN TO BE PREPARED

15.01.2004 [12:35]
The export of Shaki craftsmen’s handicrafts to the world markets can play a major role in improving the people’s welfare.
Within the framework of the new “Development Program”, it is ...

NEW DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM DRAFTED

14.01.2004 [14:19]
According to the credit agreement signed in 1999 between the government of Azerbaijan and International Development Association, a part of works in frame of the project for cultural heritage protection ...

“ARARAT” WON’T BE DEMONSTRATED IN TURKEY

13.01.2004 [13:42]
The film “Ararat” made by Canadian director of Armenian origin was released last year. This “promising” film was presented at various international contests. However, it had received neither any prizes ...

PEOPLE’S ARTIST ALIM GASIMOV TO GO ON TOUR OF EUROPE

12.01.2004 [19:41]
Well-known mugham singer, people’s artist Alim Gasimov is expected to go on tour of some European countries from January 16 to February 8. He will give concerts in France, Belgium ...

AZERBAIJAN TO TAKE PART AT MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL DRAMA FESTIVAL

12.01.2004 [13:08]
Moscow International Drama Festival ‘Revived story’ will be carried out in Russia from 31 May to 7 June. Here for the first time demonstrated will be performances and ballets for ...

‘GAYA’ SHOWN AT THE ‘CHAPELHOUSE’

12.01.2004 [13:07]
Demonstration of the film ‘Gaya’ in German language was carried out at ‘Chapelhouse’ German-Azerbaijani Cultural Center. Topic of the film is love and problems of women. The key roles are ...

DIRECTORY OF STATE ARCHIVES

08.01.2004 [22:47]
On the base of materials given by the state archives, the National Archive Department of Azerbaijan has issued a guide under the title “State Archives of Azerbaijan Republic”.
The manual ...

AZERBAIJAN’S PUBLISHING HOUSE AWARDED WITH INT’L PRIZE

08.01.2004 [13:28]
“Shirvanneshr” is one of the publishing houses known with its high quality printed products.
Letter of the President of Preparatory Committee on Organization of the international prizes Arsenio Pardo Rodriguez ...

NATIONAL PRIZE “GIZIL CHIRAG” PRESENTED

05.01.2004 [18:29]
A presentation of the national prize “Gizil Chirag” took place in the House of Cinema of the Cinematographers Union.
The contest instituted by the Cinematographers Union of Azerbaijan Republic was ...

DANCING BAND “SAYYAH” TO REPRESENT AZERBAIJAN AT INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE FESTIVAL

05.01.2004 [18:28]
An international folklore festival will take place in late January in Kuwait. Azerbaijan will be represented by dance band “Sayyah”.
The “Sayyah” will perform two national dances.
It will be ...

TAHIR SALAHOV CONFERRED WITH RUSSIAN AWARD

27.12.2003 [22:46]
On 25 December, in the Kremlin, was held a ceremony of conferment of the governmental awards of the Russian Federation to the prominent people of Russia. Presenting these awards was ...

NEW BIBELOT ISSUED

25.12.2003 [21:23]
“ Book” society of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Sheld Dearer and LLC International Consulting presented new bibelot for the readers.
Book includes speech of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan ...

SAMPLES OF AZERBAIJAN AND WORLD LITERATURE PUBLISHED IN LATIN SCRIP

22.12.2003 [22:56]
The “Chashigoglu” Publishers commenced publishing the selected works of the Azerbaijani and world literature in the Latin scrip.
The best works of the world and Azerbaijani literature have been published ...

SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO THE JUBILEE OF AZERBAIJANI COMPOSER

11.12.2003 [13:34]
A scientific-theoretical conference dedicated to the 65th jubilee of the great composer, People’s Artist, and State Prize winner, professor Emin Sabitoglu was held at Baku Musical Academy on 9 December. ...

STUDENTS GIVE SUMMARY CONCERT

06.12.2003 [18:40]
A summary concert of students of music composing department of the Baku Musical Academy named after Uz. Hajibeyov was held at the academy’s concert on December 5.
During the concert, ...

CONTEST WINNERS AWARDED

04.12.2003 [13:33]
Under the sponsorship of UNICEF and technical support of the Ministry of Education, the youth organization “Umidli Gelejek” hosted a national placard contest “Convention on Child’s rights in the children’s ...

ROMANIA’S VISION ON INTEGRATION AND GLOBALIZATION

01.12.2003 [23:35]
A presentation of the book by President of Romania Ion Iliesku “Integration and Globalization. Vision of Romania” initiated by the National Academy of Sciences, embassy of Romania and Azerbaijan-Romania Friendship ...

‘GARABAKH’ AGAINST AIDS

01.12.2003 [17:09]
Opening ceremony of the exhibition-poster on the theme ‘Arts studio ‘Karabakh’ against AIDS’ organized by the UN Population Fund and ‘Absheron’ Art Gallery was held at the gallery on 29 ...