“Baku has a greater chance of hosting the World Expo 2025,” Prime Minister of Azerbaijan and head of the Azerbaijani delegation at the 163rd session of Bureau International des Expositions General Assembly Novruz Mammadov has told AZERTAC ...

Mohammad Barkindo: We are delighted that OPEC and non-OPEC countries cooperation is strongly supported by President Ilham Aliyev

30.05.2018 [17:44]
“The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries` (OPEC) cooperation with Azerbaijan is growing stronger and stronger. We are delighted that the OPEC and non-OPEC countries cooperation (OPEC+) is strongly supported by President Ilham Aliyev,” ...

‘There is great interest towards BMX World Championships in Baku’

30.05.2018 [15:54]
Azerbaijan will be holding yet another great international sports event on 5-9 June. Baku will host the BMX World Championships, which is worthily considered one of the most authoritative competitions in the world. Sahib Alakbarov, First Vice President of Azerbaijan Cycling Federation, member ...

Nakhchivan to host European Days in September

02.05.2018 [18:51]
“My visit to Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic aimed to attend a workshop on the future of skills and vocational education and training (VET) in Azerbaijan, and the event was excellently held. The specialists from Europe and Nakhchivan exchanged ...

Bulgarian MP: Azerbaijan holding transparent presidential election

11.04.2018 [14:45]
“Presidential election is being transparently held in Azerbaijan and all conditions have been created for citizens, including youth, to vote in the election,” said Bulgarian MP, international observer Hamid Hamid. "Earlier, I observed elections in Azerbaijan three times,” he said. “All of them were held at ...

UAE Minister of State Anwar Gargash: We are very interested in many strategic projects in Azerbaijan

06.04.2018 [11:34]
“We are very interested in many strategic projects in Azerbaijan,” Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the United Arab Emirates Anwar Gargash has told AZERTAC in an exclusive interview. “The more we can build in terms of economic logistics ...

Parviz Shahbazov: TAPI will contribute to prosperity of not only participating countries, but the entire region

27.02.2018 [10:25]
A few days ago construction work was launched on the Afghan section of the Turkmenistan– Afghanistan–Pakistan–India (TAPI) gas pipeline project, which aims to bring natural gas from the Gylkynish and adjacent gas fields in Turkmenistan to Afghanistan ...

Rovnag Abdullayev: SOCAR increased international trade volume by more than 2 times last year

17.02.2018 [18:21]
"SOCAR does not depend on any foreign partners in developing oil and gas resources in the country. In fact, the government has already allocated funds for the development of the Umid natural gas field. But as a state-owned company, we prefer to ...

France and Azerbaijan enjoy excellent bilateral relations, French minister of state

18.01.2018 [00:48]
“France and Azerbaijan enjoy excellent bilateral relations,” said French Minister of State attached to Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Baptiste Lemoyne in his interview with AZERTAC. ...

'Hermitage-related project proved that world famous museums are not indifferent to creativity' VIDEO

20.12.2017 [12:59]
"My Hermitage-related project proved that world famous museums are not indifferent to creativity," said Honored Art Worker of Azerbaijan, fashion designer Fakhriya Khalafova in her interview with AZERTAC as her collection of dresses was presented as part of the ...

Mayor of Komatsu hails relations between Azerbaijani and Japanese people

12.12.2017 [15:54]
"Friendly relations between the Japanese city of Komatsu and Khatai district of Azerbaijan will bring great benefit to the peoples of both countries," said Mayor of Komatsu, Ishikawa Prefecture Shinji Wada, who has recently visited Azerbaijan's Baku and Mingachevir cities ...

Ambassador Tersman: Sweden and Azerbaijan enjoy good relations

01.12.2017 [20:43]
Sweden`s ambassador in Baku Ingrid Tersman has hailed her country`s relations with Azerbaijan. In an exclusive interview with AZERTAC`s correspondent, the ambassador said the two countries enjoy good relations ...

Ali Hasanov: Ethnic separatism is not to be played with VIDEO

20.11.2017 [19:39]
"Initiated by Azerbaijan, this International Forum will support the struggle of nations and states whose territorial integrity has been violated, and whose population has been expelled from their homelands," the Azerbaijani President's Assistant for Public ...

Head of EU Delegation: We very much value Azerbaijan`s long standing good traditions in the area of tolerance and multi-confessional co-existence VIDEO

11.11.2017 [18:48]
In an exclusive interview with AZERTAC`s correspondent, Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Kestutis Jankauskas has hailed tolerance and multi-confessional co-existence in the country ...

Patrick Verhoeven: Baku stays an important transshipment place at new belt and road strategy

13.10.2017 [19:39]
An interview with Managing Director of Policy and Strategy of International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) Patrick Verhoeven, who is in Baku ...

Fuad Alasgarov: Alexander Lapshin’s pardoning is another step taken for humane purposes

12.09.2017 [21:26]
Assistant to the President for Work with Law Enforcement Bodies and Military Issues Fuad Alasgarov responded to AZERTAC`s questions on the pardoning of Alexander Lapshin and release of Mehman Aliyev from prison ...

Ambassador Teruyuki Katori: Azerbaijani-Japanese relations constantly develop across last 25 years

07.09.2017 [11:52]
Azerbaijani-Japanese relations constantly developed and deepened across the last 25 years, said Ambassador of Japan to the country Teruyuki Katori. The Ambassador highlighted the importance of reciprocal visits, discussions held within the meetings ...

Kazuyasu Ishida: Exhibition to be held in Baku will strengthen Azerbaijani-Japanese economic cooperation

05.08.2017 [16:38]
An exhibition to be held in Baku will strengthen Azerbaijani-Japanese economic cooperation, said President of Cross Border Club Company Kazuyasu Ishida as he was interviewed by AZERTAC`s correspondent. Mr. Ishida spoke of the Japanese food products to be exhibited in Baku ...

Anar Alakbarov: Formula 1 competitions once again demonstrated Azerbaijan's high organizational capabilities to the world

23.06.2017 [10:54]
“Trend” News Agency interviewed President of the Azerbaijan Automobile Federation Anar Alakbarov on the 2017 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix. AZERTAC presents the interview. ...