Within its summer flight schedule Azerbaijan Airlines will launch direct flights to new destinations of its route map – to Dammam and Riyadh cities of Saudi Arabia (from June 15 to September 1), as well as to Tivat, the popular resort of ...

Azerbaijan is Georgia`s third largest foreign trade partner

19.04.2018 [17:46]
Azerbaijan is Georgia`s third largest foreign trade partner, with the bilateral trade between the two countries totaling $270,209,000 in the first quarter of 2018, Georgia`s National Statistics Service said. According to official figures, Azerbaijan ...

Baku to host IT Conference and Exhibition of World Customs Organization

19.04.2018 [11:22]
The IT Conference and Exhibition of the World Customs Organization (WCO) will take place in the Azerbaijani capital of Baku in 2019. In his congratulatory message addressed to President Ilham Aliyev on the occasion of his re-election ...

Azerbaijan to be represented at OPEC+ ministerial monitoring committee meeting

19.04.2018 [11:19]
Azerbaijan will be represented at the meeting of the OPEC+ ministerial monitoring committee, due on April 20, in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, the Azerbaijan Energy Ministry said. Azerbaijan will be represented by Deputy Energy Minister Samir Valiyev at the meeting ...

Secretary General: OPEC looks forward to exploring possible avenues to enhance collaboration with Azerbaijan

19.04.2018 [11:01]
Secretary General of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo has expressed the organization`s interest in expanding cooperation with Azerbaijan. In his congratulatory message addressed to President Ilham Aliyev ...

Azeri Light crude sells for more than $74

19.04.2018 [10:59]
Price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil increased $1.55 to stand at $74.61. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil rose $0.43 to trade at $73.91, while the price of Light crude at the ...

‘We have changed energy map of Europe and Eurasia’, President Aliyev

19.04.2018 [10:27]
“We have changed the energy map of Europe and Eurasia”, said President Ilham Aliyev during his inauguration ceremony on April 18. “Of course, the oil and gas sector accounts for the major part of our economy. Naturally, a special attention has been paid to this sphere over the last 15 years ...

Baku to host Azerbaijani-Swiss business forum

18.04.2018 [18:59]
Baku will host an Azerbaijani-Swiss business forum as part of the visit of the head of the Federal Department of Economic Affairs, Education and Research, Swiss commerce minister Johann Niklaus Schneider-Ammann to Azerbaijan in July ...

Oil prices on world markets

18.04.2018 [11:38]
Price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil decreased $0.20 to stand at $73.06. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil increased $0.59 to trade at $72.17, while the price of Light crude ...

Bakcell promotes decent work and economic growth

17.04.2018 [21:02]
Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and Leading Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan, is the official supporter of weekly “Global Goals” programme, produced by the “ASAN Radio” and the United Nations Office in Azerbaijan. The next radio programme of the “Global Goals” series will be ...

BHOS to host international forum

17.04.2018 [16:13]
Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) and Confidence Capital (UK) will jointly conduct SOCAR 3rd International Caspian and Central Asia Downstream Forum on Trading, Logistics, Refining, Petrochemicals on April 23-26 in Baku. It is dedicated to the 95th ...

Baku hosts First CIS Digital Banking and Security Conference

17.04.2018 [15:31]
The First CIS Digital Banking and Security Conference has started in Baku. The event brings together credit organizations and financial control bodies from Azerbaijan, Turkey, Georgia, Russia and other CIS countries and heads of the financial technologies companies of Europe and China ...

Italy was Azerbaijan`s largest export destination in Q1

16.04.2018 [20:40]
Italy was Azerbaijan`s largest export market in the first quarter of 2018, according to the State Customs Committee. Official statistics suggests that Israel and Turkey are second and third largest export destinations of Azerbaijan respectively ...

Azerbaijan joins HESTOUREX-2018 international tourism fair in Turkey

16.04.2018 [20:06]
An Azerbaijani delegation has participated in HESTOUREX-2018 international fair for healthcare, sports and alternative tourism in Antalya, Turkey. Azerbaijan’s participation in the event is supported by the Baku network office of the ...

Dushanbe to host ECO Foreign Ministers Council meeting

16.04.2018 [16:43]
The 23rd meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) will be held in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, on April 17. During the meeting, the foreign ministers of the member states will discuss issues related to the process ...

Oil prices decrease on world markets

16.04.2018 [10:44]
On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil decreased $0.73 to trade at $71.85, while the price of Light crude at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) fell $0.59 to stand at $66.80 on world markets ...

Oil prices increase on world markets

14.04.2018 [10:57]
Oil prices have jumped up on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil rose $0.56 to trade at $72.58, while the price of ...

Working Group on preparation of consolidated 2017 EIT report holds its first meeting

13.04.2018 [20:49]
A Working Group on preparation of consolidated 2017 Extractive Industries Transparency (EIT) report (consisting of representatives of EIT Commission, civil society and extractive companies operating in Azerbaijan) has today held its first ...

Heydar Aliyev International Airport served about 900,000 passengers for first quarter of 2018

13.04.2018 [18:34]
During the first three months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served over 897,000 passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 15 percent ...