85% of TAP pipes lowered into ground in Greece and Albania

04.07.2018 [21:20]
“85% of pipes (650km+ out of 765km) are now lowered into the ground in Greece and Albania,” the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) AG company said in its Twitter account. “Side boom tractors are used to lower the welded pipe into the trench ...

Seminar on “EU’s Covenant of Mayors initiative – towards the implementation of obligations” held in Baku

04.07.2018 [20:19]
A seminar on the theme “EU’s Covenant of Mayors initiative – towards the implementation of obligations” has been held in Baku. The event was co-organized by the European Union (EU) and Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Energy ...

Restrictions on powdered substances in hand luggage on flights to/from US

04.07.2018 [17:33]
In accordance with the order of Transport Security Administration (TSA) the passengers flying to/from the US will be banned from carrying powdered substances exceeding 350 ml in their hand luggage ...

President Ilham Aliyev: We commend the US for supporting Azerbaijan’s oil and gas projects

03.07.2018 [21:32]
“We commend the United States for supporting our oil and gas projects that contribute to diversification of energy sources and transportation,” said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev in his message of congratulations addressed to President of the United States of America Donald Trump on the occasion of the US Independence Day ...

1,500 delegates to attend “Caspian Energy Forum Baku– 2018”

03.07.2018 [20:09]
Over 1,500 delegates from 50 countries around the world will take part in the 7th International “Caspian Energy Forum Baku– 2018”, First Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Caspian European Club Telman Aliyev said ...

New products of ABAD families put up for sale

03.07.2018 [19:21]
A variety of new products manufactured by family farms supported by ABAD are available for sale. Thus, high-quality meat and dairy products of ABAD beneficiaries from Masalli and Balakan await their purchasers at Bravo hypermarkets chain ...

® Next step from AtaBank within "Think about future in advance" project

03.07.2018 [19:13]
Within the project "Think about future in advance" supported by AtaBank OJSC, the pupils of the 11th boarding school were invited to the Dostlug branch of the Bank located at Azadlig avenue 124. At the meeting the staff of Marketing and Communications Department of AtaBank OJSC acquainted students with the general ...

Azerbaijan’s first deputy PM, and Azerenerji’s president visit Mingachevir TPS

03.07.2018 [13:14]
Azerbaijan’s First Deputy Prime Minister Yagub Eyyubov and President of Azerenerji OJSC Etibar Pirverdiyev have visited the Mingachevir Thermal Power Station, spokesperson of Azerenerji Yahya Babanli has told AZERTAC ...

President allocates funding for renovation of part of Baku-Guba-Russia road

03.07.2018 [10:55]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order regarding measures to renovate part of the Baku-Guba-Russia road. Under the presidential Order, Azerbaijan Highway State Agency is allocated 7.1 million manats for the renovation work. ...

Rovnag Abdullayev: We managed to implement Southern Gas Corridor segments in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey on schedule and under budget

02.07.2018 [21:05]
“We managed to simultaneously coordinate and launch the Southern Gas Corridor segments in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey on schedule and under budget,” said SOCAR’s President Rovnag Abdullayev as he commented on the first commercial gas ...

Azerbaijan to open trading house in Riga

02.07.2018 [20:41]
Azerbaijan’s trading house will open in Riga, Latvia, late July, said Yusif Abdullayev, acting President of the Export and Investment Promotion Foundation in Azerbaijan (AZPROMO). According to him, this will be the first trading house of Azerbaijan in ...

State Agency for Mandatory Medical Insurance and Caspian European Club extending cooperation

02.07.2018 [19:53]
Chairman of the Board of the State Agency for Mandatory Medical Insurance Zaur Aliyev has met with a delegation of the members of the Board of the Caspian European Club. The delegation was headed by First Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive ...

Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company: Preventive measures are taken against environmental pollution

02.07.2018 [19:19]
Environmental protection is one of the main criteria of sustainable development of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping Company. ACSC keeps in the center of constant attention the minimization of environmental impacts of sludges, waste oil, fuel, other liquid and ...

We will continue to work closely with the government of Azerbaijan, SOCAR and other partners towards our next target of gas to Europe in 2020, BP Azerbaijan chief

02.07.2018 [15:50]
“We look forward to continuing to build on this extraordinary delivery and work closely with the government of Azerbaijan, SOCAR and other co-ventures towards our next target of gas to Europe in 2020,” said Gary Jones ...

Shah Deniz 2 starts delivering gas to Turkey

02.07.2018 [11:49]
The Shah Deniz consortium, comprised of BP (operator), SOCAR, TPAO, PETRONAS, LUKOIL, NICO and SGC, has today announced commencement of commercial gas deliveries to Turkey from the Shah Deniz 2 development project ...

Azerbaijan, Hungary plan to establish trading houses

30.06.2018 [16:20]
Azerbaijan and Hungary plan to establish trading houses, according to Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev. He said Hungary plans to open a trading house in Azerbaijan, and Azerbaijan also is interested in establishing a trading house in ...

"Southern Gas Corridor" signs syndicated loan agreement under Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency guarantee

30.06.2018 [14:39]
“Southern Gas Corridor” CJSC (“SGC CJSC”) signs a syndicated loan agreement in the amount of US$750 million under the guarantee of the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA) to finance the Trans-Anatolian Pipeline (“TANAP”) project ...

Budapest to host next meeting of Azerbaijan-Hungary Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation

29.06.2018 [19:38]
“The next meeting of Azerbaijan-Hungary Joint Commission on Economic Cooperation will take place in Budapest,” Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Peter Szijjarto has told AZERTAC`s correspondent. ...

GEF, UNDP to enhance agricultural biodiversity and sustainable use of indigenous plant resources in Azerbaijan

29.06.2018 [19:38]
The largest and most populated country of the South Caucasus, Azerbaijan enjoys the vast amount of nearly 5 million hectares of agricultural land, with almost 40% of it actively cultivated. Known for the enormous diversity of its soil potential, ...