Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Novruz Mammadov has chaired a meeting on the issues featured in the 2018 working plan of the Cabinet of Ministers, which was attended by relevant bodies ...

Azerbaijani newspapers to receive one-time financial assistance

17.07.2018 [15:33]
President Ilham Aliyev has today signed an order providing one-time financial assistance to newspapers published in Azerbaijan. Under the order, one million manats were allocated from the President`s Contingency Fund to the State Fund for Support of Mass Media Development ...

Azerbaijani PM chairs meeting on development of cotton-growing

22.06.2018 [21:25]
Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Novruz Mammadov has chaired a meeting on the development of cotton-growing. The meeting discussed a number of important issues arising from President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev`s instructions to increase productivity in cotton-growing ...

15th International Conference of Ombudspersons kicks off in Baku VIDEO

20.06.2018 [11:15]
The 15th Baku International Conference of Ombudspersons has kicked off in Baku. Entitled “The role of national human rights institutions in ensuring and promoting human rights”, the conference is dedicated to the Human Rights Day in the Republic of ...

FM: Azerbaijan ready for intensive negotiations to solve the conflict

15.05.2018 [18:50]
“Azerbaijan is ready for intensive negotiations to find a soonest possible solution to the conflict,” said Azerbaijani Minister of Foreign Affairs Elmar Mammadyarov as he met with the co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group in Paris to discuss the settlement of ...

Caucasus Muslims Office organizes conference on 95th anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev

08.05.2018 [19:49]
The Caucasus Muslims Office has organized a conference commemorating the 95th anniversary of national leader Heydar Aliyev. Religious leaders and scholars, representatives of various religious confessions ...

Baku hosts conference on protection of human rights and freedoms

03.05.2018 [14:11]
A research conference titled "Modern theoretical and practical approaches to the protection of human rights and freedoms in the 21st century" has been held in Baku. Co-organized by the Constitutional Court, Human Rights Institute of the Azerbaijan ...

New Azerbaijan Party condemns biased assessment of presidential election

14.04.2018 [19:18]
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 ...