US DEEMS BAKU ITS CLOSE FRIEND

12.09.2003 [12:13]
Defense minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan colonel-general Safar Abiyev met with the newly appointed US ambassador to Azerbaijan Reno Harnish, 11 September.
The Minister congratulated the Ambassador with his ...

11 SEPTEMBER 2001 TERRORIST ACTS VICTIMS COMMEMORATED

12.09.2003 [11:32]
A commemoration ceremony related to the victims of terrorist acts committed two years ago, in the course of which over 3 thousand men died, was held at the US Embassy ...

NEGOTIATIONS ON CASPIAN STATUS ENDED IN ASHGABAD

12.09.2003 [11:32]
The 11th session of special working group on elaboration of the Convention on Caspian legal status with participation of the delegations of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia, Turkmenistan and Iran completed in ...

OSCE OBSERVERS STARTING MONITORING OF PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS IN AZERBAIJAN

12.09.2003 [11:31]
On September 11, mission for Presidential elections monitoring in the Republic of Azerbaijan consisting of 30 international experts from 18 OSCE member states started its activity in Baku office for ...

EU INTENDS TO SEND PEACEMAKERS TO CONFLICT ZONES

11.09.2003 [23:16]
AzerTAj correspondent reports from Germany that European Union began consultations on sending its peacemaking forces to the zones of ethnic conflicts. “Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagzeitung” writes European Union approved the intention ...

PACE HIGHLY APPRECIATES ONGOING PROCESSES IN AZERBAIJAN

11.09.2003 [23:14]
On September 10, a meeting of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe monitoring group took place in Paris. Along with a wide-range of issues, the meeting was focused ...

UN OFFICE IN AZERBAIJAN CIRCULATED STATEMENT

11.09.2003 [18:50]
United Nations Office in Azerbaijan has circulated a statement, which says:
“In recent days, there were some reports in local media with reference to the UN Resident Coordinator in Azerbaijan ...

GOOD TRADITIONS OF BLOOD BROTHERHOOD

11.09.2003 [16:40]
An Azerbaijani delegation from Shamkir led by the Chairman of municipality Mazahir Jafarov arrived in Ukraine on September 11.
The main aim of the visit is setting partner relationships with ...

PRIME MINISTER OF AZERBAIJAN ILHAM ALIYEV’S VISIT TO THE TURKISH REPUBLIC IN MASS MEDIA

11.09.2003 [16:16]
As Ankara-based AzerTaj correspondent informs, a working visit of Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev to the Turkish Republic on the invitation of Prime Minister of that ...

CENTRAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION OF THE AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC

11.09.2003 [14:46]
Session of the central electoral commission under the chairmanship of Mazakhir Panakhov was held on September 10. Discussed were issues of confirmation of shape and quantity of ballots, shape and ...

CORRUPTION CONTROL CONFERENCE IN ISTANBUL

11.09.2003 [14:46]
The fifth international conference “Corruption control in economies in transition” was held in Istanbul on September 10-11.
The conference was attended by representatives of Azerbaijan, Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Tajikistan, ...

DELEGATION OF JAPANESE PARLIAMENT ARRIVED IN BAKU

11.09.2003 [14:44]
On September 10, a delegation of the Japanese parliament, led by deputy chairman of the Chamber of Councilors Shodji Motooka arrived in Baku on an official visit.
In a brief ...

BY-LAW OF MUNICIPALITIES UNION DISCUSSED

11.09.2003 [03:29]
The draft by-law of Municipalities Union of Azerbaijan was the focus of the September 10 sitting of the Milli Majlis’s Permanent Commission on Regional Affairs.
Deputy chairman of the commission ...

FOREIGN MINISTER OF AZERBAIJAN MET NEW US AMBASSADOR

11.09.2003 [03:29]
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Villayat Guliyev met with the newly appointed Ambassador of the United States of America to Azerbaijan Reno L. Harnish on September 10.
The Foreign ...

DUKE OF KENT TO VISIT AZERBAIJAN

11.09.2003 [03:28]
According to the Embassy of the Great Britain in Baku, Duke of Kent, President of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Edward George, will be visiting Azerbaijan on September 22 - ...

ALL-CHINESE TRADE UNIONS FEDERATION TO ARRIVE IN BAKU

11.09.2003 [03:26]
On the invitation of Azerbaijan Trade Unions Confederation /ATUC/, delegation lead by All-Chinese Trade Unions Federation Deputy Chairman Khu Khichengin will visit Baku, September 14-17, 2003.
The delegation plans ...

MONITORING ON TROOPS CONTACT LINE TO BE HELD

11.09.2003 [03:25]
In accordance with OSCE Chairman special delegation’s mandate, monitoring on troops contact line of Azerbaijan and Armenia Armed Forces will be held in Bash Garvand village of Agdam region, on ...

MEETING IN MILLI MAJLIS

10.09.2003 [21:45]
Deputy Chairman of the Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan, Chair of the MM Standing Committee on Security and Defense Affairs Ziyafat Asgarov met with the Pakistani delegation led by Navy Commander-in-Chief, ...

JOINT MEETING ON CIVIL DEFENSE BEGINS

10.09.2003 [21:45]
A joint meeting of Azerbaijan Defense Ministry Civil Defense Department and NATO Civil Defense Committee /CDC/ started in “Hyyat Regency-Nakhchivan” Hotel on September 10. According to press-service of the Ministry, ...