Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture and Tourism holds several meetings in Kuwait

07.04.2016 [17:34]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev has held several meetings in Kuwait. The visit aimed to boost cooperation with Arab states of the Persian Gulf in cultural and tourism fields. During the visit, the Minister held a presentation on Azerbaijan`s tourism potential ...

SOCAR invests over 200 million euros in Montenegrin resort

31.03.2016 [20:17]
Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR is building a modern resort in the Adriatic coast, Montenegro. Montenegrin President Filip Vujanovic told that SOCAR has invested more than 200 million euros in the construction of the resort so far. The project stipulates ...

Turkic Council states set up tour operators’ consortium

29.03.2016 [15:00]
A final meeting of the working group on tourism was held in Shymkent, Kazakhstan. Representatives of tourism companies from Turkic Council member states (Kazakhstan, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan) took part in the forum, AZERTAC reports ...

Azerbaijan Tourism Association, Russian Tyumen region sign cooperation agreement

26.03.2016 [14:19]
Azerbaijan Tourism Association and Russia`s Tyumen region have signed a memorandum of cooperation for a three year term. The agreement was signed on the sidelines of Travel and Tourism international exhibition in Moscow ...

Azerbaijan represented at Moscow international exhibition

24.03.2016 [15:00]
Azerbaijan is represented at the 23rd Moscow international exhibition “Travel and tourism”. The event brings together 1500 companies from 180 countries. In a 72-square meter pavilion, representatives of Shahdag Tourism ...

Azerbaijan among 10 countries most often associated with Silk Road

15.03.2016 [17:38]
Azerbaijan is among 10 countries that are most often associated with the Silk Road, AZERTAC said quoting a report titled "Trends in travel along the Silk Road", prepared by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The report which is based on a survey conducted among 10,678 international ...

Baku to host 10th HOREX Caucasus exhibition

14.03.2016 [13:15]
The HOREX Caucasus 2016 exhibition will be held at Baku Expo Centre on April 7-9. HOREX Caucasus will celebrate its tenth anniversary as the sole trade event in hospitality industry in the Caspian region. The exhibition is supported by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan and ...

UNWTO chief views Azerbaijan`s stand at ITB Berlin 2016

11.03.2016 [22:03]
Secretary-General of the United Nations’ World Tourism Organization Taleb Rifai has viewed Azerbaijan’s stand at the ITB Berlin 2016 Travel Trade Show in Germany. Taleb Rifai also met with Azerbaijan’s National tourism representatives at the exhibition, head of ...

Azerbaijan international travel and tourism exhibition to mark its 15th anniversary

10.03.2016 [22:03]
This year, AITF 2016, the region’s leading travel and tourism exhibition will mark its 15th anniversary. Over many years, AITF has established itself as a key event and a hub for the Caspian region’s tourism industry, where important meetings are held, partnership ...

World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank convenes in Baku

06.03.2016 [16:11]
A meeting of the World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank (WTFL Think Tank) has kicked off in Baku. An exclusive group of handpicked personalities from the international travel, tourism and hospitality industry came together in the Azerbaijani capital to discuss ...

UNWTO Secretary-General to attend WTFL Think Tank meeting in Baku

29.02.2016 [14:45]
Secretary-General of the UN World Tourism Organization Taleb Rifai will attend the next meeting of the World Tourism Forum Lucerne Think Tank (WTFL Think Tank) to be held in Baku on March 5 ...

Azerbaijan to open tourist office in Istanbul

29.02.2016 [10:33]
The Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Azerbaijan keeps on taking measures on active promotion of country’s tourism potential abroad. A tourist office of Azerbaijan will soon appear in Turkey’s Istanbul, the Ministry stated ...

Azerbaijan opens tourism office in Moscow

25.02.2016 [16:33]
An official opening of Azerbaijan`s tourism office has been held in Moscow. The event was organized by Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Ambassador Polad Bulbuloglu opened the ceremony. He invited Russian tourism operators to establish close ...

Azerbaijan`s tourism representation office to be opened in Russia

23.02.2016 [20:04]
An official opening ceremony of Azerbaijan`s tourism representation office will be held in Russia on Wednesday. Bilateral meetings between representatives of Azerbaijani and Russian travel markets will be arranged as part of the event ...

Baku hosts first workshop on tourism in Italy

20.02.2016 [19:23]
Baku has hosted the first workshop on tourism in Italy. The workshop was organized by the Italian company Amanda Tour. The event brought together more than 50 participants from Italy and managers of more than 90 Azerbaijani tourist companies. Most of the guests represented various Italian luxury hotels and hotel chains with ...

Hotel Fairmont Baku wins prestige award in Turkey

20.02.2016 [13:17]
Hotel Fairmont Baku was awarded the Best Business Hotel Luxury at the annual event organized by the World Tourism Forum Awards 2016 in Istanbul, AZERTAC reports quoting the website of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism ...

Azerbaijan`s tourism and hotel industry promoted at Tehran exhibition

15.02.2016 [23:40]
Ten Azerbaijani tourism companies and hotels are participating in HT&T Iran Hotel, Travel & Tourism International Exhibition in Tehran. According to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, Azerbaijan`s booth at the exhibition ...

Azerbaijan joins international tourism exhibition in Italy

11.02.2016 [20:36]
An Azerbaijani delegation is participating in the International Travel Fair in Milano, Italy. The Fair known as Bit (Borsa Internazionale del Turismo) is an event that brings together trade operators from all over the world, a large ...

Azerbaijan, Lebanon discuss prospects for tourism cooperation

07.02.2016 [12:22]
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Lebanon Aghasalim Shukurov has met Lebanese Minister of Tourism Michel Pharaon to discuss bilateral relations in the field of tourism. The Ambassador briefed the Minister on the history of Azerbaijan, and noted that the country achieved the historical successes thanks to ...