AZERI ICT MINISTER MEETS LATVIAN TRANSPORT MINISTER

13.08.2009 [15:25]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Communication and Information Technology Ali Abbasov has met Wednesday with Latvian Transport Minister Kaspars Gerhards. The talks focused on the current state of and prospects for ICT cooperation between the two ...

BAKU HOSTS TENTH GERMANY-AZERBAIJAN BUSINESS FORUM

13.08.2009 [11:47]
The 10th Germany-Azerbaijan business forum organized by the Germany-Azerbaijan Economic Assistance Union (DAWF) has been held today at the Park INN Azerbaijan hotel. The event has brought together Mr. Günther Oettinger, Prime Minister of Baden-Wurttemberg and over ...

NEW WELL PUT INTO OPERATION IN OIL ROCKS

12.08.2009 [11:59]
SOCAR has put into operation a new well numbered 1878 at the Oil Rocks field through the platform N1887 which was put into operation from 2006. The daily flow rate of the well installed at the ...

‘AZERBAIJAN NEEDS EXPERIENCE OF ALL-ROUND APPLICATION OF ADVANCED ICT IN FOREIGN COUNTRIES’

12.08.2009 [11:16]
Azerbaijan needs to learn experience of all-round application of advanced information and communication technologies of foreign countries, said Azerbaijan`s deputy minister of communication and information technologies ...

BAKU TO HOST AZERBAIJAN-GERMANY ECONOMIC FORUM

11.08.2009 [23:07]
Baku will host the 10th Azerbaijan-Germany economic forum on 12 August. Prime Minister of Baden-Wurttemberg Federal Land Gunther is expected to attend the forum. Representatives of 16 German companies dealing with construction, machine-building ...

LATVIA PLANS TO JOIN TRACECA INTERNATIONAL TRANSPORT PROGRAM, LATVIAN TRANSPORT MINISTER

11.08.2009 [19:58]
Latvia plans to join TRACECA international transport program, said Latvian minister of transport Kaspars Gerhards. Gerhards said his country will have an access to Asian space through TRACECA ...

AZERBAIJAN-LATVIAN BUSINESS FORUM: ICT COOPERATION DISCUSSED

11.08.2009 [19:57]
A “round table” on information-communication technologies (ICT) has taken place in the Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies of Azerbaijan, in the frame of the Azerbaijan-Latvian business forum ...

BAKU HOSTS AZERBAIJAN-LATVIA BUSINESS FORUM

11.08.2009 [19:23]
Azerbaijan-Latvia Business Forum attended by presidents of the two countries today has taken place in Hyatt Regency Hotel. Addressing the event, Azerbaijani Minister of Economic Development Shahin Mustafayev spoke of ongoing socio-economic reforms ...

BAKU HOSTS 3RD MEETING OF AZERBAIJAN-LATVIA INTERGOVERNMENTAL COMMISSION

11.08.2009 [18:05]
The 3rd meeting of Azerbaijan-Latvia intergovernmental commission for economic, scientific-technical and cultural cooperation was held here today at the Ministry of Transport. The meeting attended by the chairmen of the ...

AZERBAIJAN-LATVIA “ROUNDTABLE” ON TOURISM HELD IN BAKU

10.08.2009 [22:41]
A “roundtable” meeting on tourism has been held here today at the “Excelsior” Hotel as part of the Azerbaijan-Latvia business forum. The meeting attended by representatives of Azerbaijani and Latvian governmental organizations and travel agencies focused on ...

ROUNDTABLE MEETING ON FINANCE SECTOR OF AZERBAIJAN AND LATVIA HELD IN BAKU

10.08.2009 [21:31]
The Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation and Latvia`s Embassy in Baku, with support of the Ministry of Economic Development, co-organized today here a roundtable meeting on finance sector of Azerbaijan and Latvia. The event brought together representatives of ...

TURKEY, NAKHCHIVAN SIGN PIPELINE DEAL

10.08.2009 [13:36]
Turkey and the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic signed a memorandum of understanding on laying a natural gas pipeline from Turkey’s eastern city of Igdir to Nakhchivan. “We will sign the memorandum of understanding ...

CONSTRUCTION OF INTERNATIONAL TRADE SEAPORT IN ALAT TO BEGIN IN LATE 2009

09.08.2009 [13:58]
Construction of the new international trade port in Alat will start at the end of 2009 as the general plan of the site has been prepared, Transport Ministry said. The port will allow improving ecological ...

OIL PRICES CONTINUE CLIMBING

07.08.2009 [19:37]
Oil prices are continuing to increase in the world markets. British Brent oil traded at $74.83 per barrel today in London market, while a barrel of Light oil sold for $72.42 in the New York market ...

BAKU TO HOST AZERBAIJANI-GERMAN BUSINESS FORUM

07.08.2009 [11:54]
Azerbaijan-German business forum will be held here on August 12, Germany-Azerbaijan Economic Assistance Union (DAWF) said. The event will be organized as ...

FIRST AZERBAIJAN NATIONAL BECOMES NEW BP AZERBAIJAN PRESIDENT

06.08.2009 [19:41]
Rashid Javanshir has been appointed a President of the BP Azerbaijan, replacing Bill Shrader who took the position of TNK BP chief operating officer. Javanshir will assume office on September 1. BP Executive Director for Exploration and Production Andy Inglis arrived in Baku to announce appointment of Rashid Javanshir. Rashid Javanshir is to be the first Azerbaijan national to take this high post ...

ADB MISSION ARRIVES IN BAKU

04.08.2009 [20:05]
A mission of Asian Development Bank (ADB) has arrived today in the capital of Azerbaijan for a visit aimed at estimating the activities of the country`s commercial banks. The mission includes risk management expert Donald Lambert ...

AZERBAIJAN CREATING STATE AGENCY FOR ALTERNATIVE AND RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES

02.08.2009 [15:45]
Azerbaijan is setting up a state agency for alternative and renewable energy sources, according to the ministry of industry and energy. The country currently produces 21 billion kilowatt-hours of energy. Experts estimate the ...

NEW SOCAR IT DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY PROJECT PRESENTED

01.08.2009 [15:05]
Pricewaterhouse Coopers has presented the SOCAR Information Technologies Development Strategy. President of SOCAR Rovnag Abdullayev updated the guests on the SOCAR-implemented global projects. According to ...