Head of Azerbaijani Presidential Administration approves plan of events on 23rd anniversary of Khojaly Genocide

01.02.2015 [13:01]
Head of the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration has signed an order approving a plan of events on the occasion of the 23rd anniversary of Khojaly Genocide. Under the plan, ceremonies shall be arranged to put wreaths at memorials to Khojaly Genocide victims in Khatai district in Baku ...

Azerbaijani deputy PM: 5.1 bn manats spent to solve social problems of refugees and IDPs in the last 20 years

11.01.2015 [16:54]
“The Azerbaijani government has spent 5.1 billion manats to solve social problems of refugees and IDPs in the past 20 years,” deputy Prime Minister, chairman of the State Committee for Refugees and IDP Affairs Ali Hasanov has said ...

Head of Azerbaijani Presidential Administration approves plan of events on 25th anniversary of January 20 tragedy

02.01.2015 [12:11]
Head of the Azerbaijani Presidential Administration has issued an Order on approval of the plan of events on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of January 20 tragedy. The Order envisages holding meetings, conferences, delivering lectures ...

Azerbaijan starts execution of president’s order on pardon

30.12.2014 [17:27]
The Penitentiary Service of Azerbaijan’s Justice Ministry started the execution of the pardon order signed by Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. As earlier reported, President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree to pardon 87 prisoners ...

President of Azerbaijan issued a decree pardoning a group of prisoners

29.12.2014 [20:38]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree to pardon 87 prisoners. Of these, 79 are released from prison, three people released from correctional work, and five people from fines. According to the presidential decree, the decision on pardon was made after the appeals ...

Azerbaijan`s first lady Mehriban Aliyeva attends opening of building for orphan graduates in Masazir

29.12.2014 [16:44]
Azerbaijani first lady, President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva has today attended the opening of a 120-apartment building for orphan graduates deprived of parental care in Masazir, Baku. President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva ...

All polling stations ready for municipal elections in Azerbaijan

08.12.2014 [12:48]
This was stated at the final information session "Powers and Obligations of Local Executive Authorities and District Election Commissions in the course of elections". Chief executives and chairmen of district election commissions took part in work of the session organized jointly by ...

Milli Majlis discusses 2015 state budget package

18.11.2014 [12:45]
Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan started discussions on state budget package of Azerbaijan for 2015. 3-day discussions of budget package will include draft laws on “Azerbaijan’s state budget for 2014”, “The budget of the State ...

German FM visits Alley of Martyrs in Baku

23.10.2014 [11:55]
German Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs Frank-Walter Steinmeier has today visited the Alley of Martyrs in Baku. He paid tribute to Azerbaijani heroes who gave their lives for the country’s independence ...

ADA University starts training course for Afghan officials

21.10.2014 [19:36]
ADA University has started a training course for Afghan officials. Rector of ADA University Hafiz Pashayev, Ambassador of Switzerland to Azerbaijan Pascal Aebischer, Latvian Ambassador Hardijs Baumanis and Afghanistan's charge d'affaires Miraslam Wazeri attended the opening ceremony of the event. ...

President Ilham Aliyev issues Order to pardon group of convicts

18.10.2014 [11:18]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order pardoning a group of convicts. The Order says the decision to pardon the convicts was taken after considering appeals of several convicts, their family members, the Commissioner for Human Rights, human rights ...

Azerbaijan returns Armenian saboteur’s body to his country

10.10.2014 [18:36]
The Republic of Azerbaijan, which respects the rules of international humanitarian law, has returned the dead body of Petrosyan Karen Artushevich, a 33-year old member of an Armenian reconnaissance-raiding group who was taken prisoner in the territory of the Republic of Azerbaijan on August 7, 2014 and suddenly died at the ...

Children treated at somatic sanatorium No 6 receive presents from Heydar Aliyev Foundation

09.10.2014 [19:40]
Vice President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has visited somatic sanatorium No 6 in Garadagh District, Baku. Leyla Aliyeva was informed that children receive rehabilitation course at the 50-bed sanatorium. ...

Vice President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva visits special school No 268 in Baku

09.10.2014 [19:24]
Vice President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has visited special school No 268 in Nasimi District, Baku. Leyla Aliyeva toured the school and met with children here. ...

Vice-President of Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva visits republican special boarding school No 5 in Baku

09.10.2014 [19:10]
Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has today visited the republican special boarding school No 5 for children with restricted health conditions in Narimanov district, Baku. ...

First volume of academician Ramiz Mehdiyev`s “Shah Ismail Safavi: portrait of a ruler and a warrior” book released

09.10.2014 [18:26]
The first volume of “Shah Ismail Safavi: portrait of a ruler and a warrior” book by head of the Presidential Administration of Azerbaijan, academician Ramiz Mehdiyev has come out. The book provides an insight into the military-political, ideological and diplomatic ...

First lady Mehriban Aliyeva opens kindergarten in Nizami District after major overhaul

03.10.2014 [21:33]
Azerbaijan`s first lady, president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva and the foundation`s Vice President Leyla Aliyeva have attended the inauguration of kindergarten No 175 in Nizami District, Baku, after major overhaul ...

Azerbaijani first lady Mehriban Aliyeva opens kindergarten in Yasamal District

03.10.2014 [21:12]
Azerbaijan`s first lady, president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Mehriban Aliyeva and the foundation`s Vice President Leyla Aliyeva have today attended the opening of a kindergarten in Yasamal District, Baku. The first lady cut the ribbon symbolizing the official opening of the facility. ...

CRC issues statement on return of body of Azerbaijani killed by Armenians in Kalbajar

02.10.2014 [18:12]
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has issued a statement on the return of the body of Hasan Hasanov, 1978, Azerbaijani, who was killed by Armenians in Kalbajar. The body of the Azerbaijani citizen killed in July was handed over to the Azerbaijani ...