The New Azerbaijan Party (YAP) has strongly condemned biased assessment by the observation mission of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR), OSCE Parliamentary Assembly and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe ...

Chairman of Kazakh Central Election Commission: Excellent preparations made for presidential elections in Azerbaijan

11.04.2018 [14:57]
Excellent preparations have been made for the presidential elections in Azerbaijan, said chairman of the Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan Berik Imashev during his meeting with chairman of the Central Election Commission Mazahir ...

Presidential election starts in Azerbaijan

11.04.2018 [08:00]
Polling stations opened throughout Azerbaijan at 8 a.m. on April 11, as the country`s citizens start casting ballots for one of the eight presidential candidates. The voting is conducted 5,641 polling stations in 125 constituencies, of which ...

Deputy Secretary General of Turkic Council visits Central Election Commission

09.04.2018 [21:27]
Deputy Secretary General of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council) Omer Kocaman has visited the Central Election Commission. Chairman of the commission Mazahir Panahov provided an insight into preparations for the elections. He said that around 5,315,000 electors ...

Representatives of Shanghai Cooperation Organization informed about preparations for Azerbaijani presidential elections

09.04.2018 [21:23]
A delegation of Shanghai Cooperation Organization led by Secretary-General Rashid Alimov has visited Azerbaijan`s Central Election Commission. Chairman of the Central Election Commission Mazahir Panahov informed the delegation about the preparations ...

TURKPA, Turkic Council observers to jointly monitor presidential election in Azerbaijan

08.04.2018 [11:39]
The TURKPA will monitor the presidential election in Azerbaijan to be held on 11 April. The TURKPA mission will consist of Berik Ospanov, member of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of Kazakhstan, Duishon Torokulov ...

CEC begins distributing voting bulletins for upcoming presidential election

02.04.2018 [11:17]
The Central Election Commission (CEC) of Azerbaijan has started distributing voting bulletins to constituencies in connection with the April 11 presidential election. During a meeting, held at the printing house of the Azerbaijani Parliament with the participation of ...

National research conference on centenary of Genocide of Azerbaijanis held in Guba VIDEO

30.03.2018 [14:36]
A national research conference on the 100th anniversary of the Genocide of Azerbaijanis was held in Guba. The conference, themed “Lessons of genocides”, started with the screening of “Guba genocide” film. Addressing the event, vice president of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences ...

Web cameras installed in 20% of polling stations in Azerbaijan

29.03.2018 [10:52]
As is known, observation is of great importance to ensure transparency at election, Chairman of Azerbaijan’s Central Election Commission (CEC) Mazahir Panahov said at a meeting with the expert group on long-term observation of the presidential ...

ELS-Independent Research Center announces public survey results

27.03.2018 [20:03]
ELS Independent Research Center has conducted a sociological survey on the eve of the 2018 presidential election in Azerbaijan to assess the current socio-political situation, voter turnout, and the population’s attitudes to the current issues. ...

Mazahir Panahov: Printing of voting bulletins for upcoming presidential elections will be completed in a week

25.03.2018 [15:22]
“The publishing of voting bulletins for upcoming presidential elections will be completed within a week," CEC Chairman Mazahir Panahov has told journalists. According to the CEC, 5,347,803 voting bulletins will be printed for the upcoming presidential elections ...

Four organizations apply to CEC to hold exit-polls during presidential elections

24.03.2018 [20:34]
Four organizations have submitted their documents to the Central Election Commission (CEC) to conduct exit-polls during the forthcoming 11 April presidential election in Azerbaijan ...

Free airtime for Azerbaijani presidential candidates allocated by draw

20.03.2018 [14:01]
Free airtime provided by the Public Television and Radio Broadcasting Company of Azerbaijan for presidential candidates has been allocated by a draw at the Central Election Commission (CEC). In accordance with the Election Code, the free six-hour airtime includes 3 hours on public ...

Three more persons receive presidential candidate certificates in Azerbaijan

19.03.2018 [21:34]
Three more persons have received presidential candidate certificates in Azerbaijan. Chairman of Azerbaijan’s Central Election Commission Mazahir Panahov has presented presidential candidate certificates to Faraj ...

Baku hosts conference on the role and responsibilities of media in presidential elections

19.03.2018 [14:06]
A conference on the role and responsibilities of the media in the upcoming presidential elections has kicked off in Baku. The event is co-organized by the Presidential Administration of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Central Election Commission (CEC) ...

Artur Rasizade: More than 1.9 million jobs created in Azerbaijan over past 14 years

17.03.2018 [11:51]
“Over the past 14 years, 1.9 million new jobs have been created in Azerbaijan. The country’s economy has grown 3.2-fold, per capita income 7.2-fold and salaries 6.8-fold," said Azerbaijani Prime Minister Artur Rasizade while presenting the government’s ...

CEC chairman: Azerbaijani public have been actively involved in the election process

12.03.2018 [20:06]
“The Azerbaijani public have been actively involved in the election process. The opportunity will be created for all the voters to express their will in April 11 presidential election,” Chairman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) Mazahir Panahov has told ...

Two more presidential candidates presented certificates

12.03.2018 [18:13]
Chairman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) Mazahir Panahov has today presented presidential candidate certificates to Zahid Oruj, who was nominated for presidency on his own initiative, and Araz Alizade, who was nominated by Social Democratic Party of Azerbaijan ...

7th Congress of Azerbaijani Journalists kicks off in Baku

10.03.2018 [12:23]
The 7th Congress of Azerbaijani Journalists has today kicked off in Baku. The Azerbaijani President's Assistant for Public and Political Affairs Ali Hasanov read out the congratulatory message of President ...