“It is a very good idea to hold Shopping Festival and Azerbaijan should try to promote Baku in this way,” said goalkeeper of the Azerbaijani football club Qarabag Ibrahim Shehic. “As we can see the world countries try to bring tourists, and the easiest ...

Zeyno Baran: “It is very interesting to see Azerbaijan in different image”

10.11.2017 [17:30]
We have always known Azerbaijan as a country of oil and gas, now we see her in a different image – hosting a Shopping festival. This is the indicator of the fact that the country is strong in all spheres, said Zeyno Baran, head of the Eurasia Policy Center ...

4 Turkish cities among top tourist destinations

09.11.2017 [11:17]
Turkish cities Istanbul, Antalya, Edirne and Artvin are among the most visited 100 cities of the world, according to Anadolu Agency. In a list released on Tuesday by tourism market researcher Euromonitor International in London ...

Palestinian ambassador: Baku Shopping Festival pushes forward economy

04.11.2017 [17:35]
“I think it is very good to have the Baku Shopping Festival. It is a smart event attracting many tourists to the country. Azerbaijan is a beautiful and very attractive country. I think this attraction as well as this shopping festival would give an incentive for ...

Israeli ambassador: Baku Shopping Festival is one of main steps to diversify economy

02.11.2017 [18:51]
“The Government of Azerbaijan takes a number of positive steps to encourage tourism within the concept that the Azerbaijani economy should be diversified,” said Ambassador of Israel to Azerbaijan Dan Stav during his interview with the official website of ...

Kuwaiti newspaper highlights Azerbaijan`s tourism potential

27.10.2017 [20:34]
The Kuwaiti newspaper An-Nahar has published an article highlighting the tourism potential of Azerbaijan. The paper says that Azerbaijan holds a number of events and implements various programs to attract tourists from foreign ...

Ambassador Bouchez: Baku Shopping Festival is a wonderful idea

27.10.2017 [12:10]
“Baku Shopping Festival is a wonderful idea because there are so many shops that one should buy things, particularly clothes,” said French Ambassador to Azerbaijan Aurelia Bouchez as she was interviewed by the official website of the Festival ...

Honorary Consul Otto Hauser considers Baku Shopping Festival as very successful project

25.10.2017 [21:17]
“Baku Shopping Festival is a very successful project,” said Honorary Consul of Azerbaijan in Germany Otto Hauser as he was interviewed by the official website of the Festival. Otto Hauser, former Spokesman for German Chancellor Helmut Kohl, noted that the ...

Turkish Ambassador: “Second Baku Shopping Festival proves that first reached its goal”

25.10.2017 [19:24]
Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan Erkan Ozoral said in an interview with the official website of Baku Shopping Festival that over the past years Azerbaijan has made successful steps in developing of the non-oil sector and diversification of the economy ...

Romanian Ambassador: “Baku Shopping Festival will help tourists to realize potential of Azerbaijani manufacturing”

25.10.2017 [18:44]
“Baku Shopping Festival will help tourists to realize the potential of Azerbaijani manufacturing,” said Romanian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Dan Iancu as he was interviewed by the official website of the Festival. “I know it almost started two weeks ago. And it is a second edition ...

"The Jerusalem Post" newspaper publishes article on Baku Shopping Festival

25.10.2017 [17:26]
"The Jerusalem Post" newspaper has published an article on the 2nd Baku Shopping Festival. Written by Arye Gut the article highlights Israeli-Azerbaijani ties: "No country in Eurasia has closer or warmer ties with Israel than Azerbaijan ...

'China considers Azerbaijan as one of the key priorities in tourism cooperation'

20.10.2017 [00:13]
"China considers Azerbaijan as one of the key priorities in cooperation in the field of tourism and is always ready for cooperation in this area," said Vice Chairman of China National Tourism Administration Du Jiang as he met with the Azerbaijani ambassador ...

AZAL becomes board member of Azerbaijan Tourism Association

19.10.2017 [19:50]
For the first time in Azerbaijan, the private and public sectors have entered into a partnership for the development of the tourism sector. Azerbaijan’s national air carrier has joined today the members of the board of the Azerbaijan Tourism Association ...

Baku hosts Caspian Energy Tourism Forum

18.10.2017 [15:45]
Key issues and problems of the tourism sector have today been discussed in Baku at the special session of the Caspian Energy Tourism Forum, organized by the Caspian European Club and Caspian American Club and attended by Deputy Minister of ...

Parliament speaker: Azerbaijan and Belarus should increase number of flights to develop tourism

12.10.2017 [01:12]
“Azerbaijan and Belarus should increase the number of flights between them to develop tourism in both countries,” said speaker of the Parliament of Azerbaijan Ogtay Asadov at a joint press conference with chairman of the Council of the Republic of the ...

Azerbaijan‘s tourism potential to be presented in Russian cities

06.10.2017 [10:42]
Tour A Vent, Azerbaijan’s tourism representative in Russia, will organize info tour in Russian cities, including Moscow, Yekaterinburg, Sankt-Petersburg and Kazan on October 9, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan said ...

General Assembly of European Historic Thermal Towns Association to be held in Baku

04.10.2017 [18:59]
The General Assembly of the European Historic Thermal Towns Association (EHTTA) will be held in Baku in May, 2018. Representative of Azerbaijan's Ministry of Culture and Tourism, curator of EHTTA Gunel Aslanova made a presentation of Qalaalti ...

Azerbaijan among top 5 list of health improvement vacation countries of “National Geographic Traveler” awards

03.10.2017 [13:21]
The TourStat Analytic Agency published the results of the Internet voting of National Geographic Traveler Awards 2017. Azerbaijan is selected as one of 5 countries in category of "Wellness Holiday". Israel is ...

Azerbaijani President approves funding for holding shopping festival in Baku

29.09.2017 [01:38]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to provide funding for organizing a shopping festival in Baku. Under the presidential order, AZN1 million is allocated from the Presidential Contingency Fund to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism for holding the shopping festival ...