Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 25 percent more passengers

13.12.2017 [17:01]
In January-November 2017, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.75 million passengers. This indicator grew by more than 25 percent compared to the same period last year. During this period Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 2.1 million ...

British Airways Mumbai - London flight makes emergency landing in Azerbaijan

12.12.2017 [11:28]
A Mumbai-London British Airways flight Boeing-777 declared an emergency over Iranian airspace and was rerouted to land at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku, on December 11. The apparent reason, by a passenger who seems to be on the ...

Azerbaijan National Confederation of Entrepreneurs, Chinese Council for Promotion of International Trade sign MoU

05.12.2017 [10:37]
The Azerbaijan National Confederation of Entrepreneurs and the China Council for the Promotion of International Trade (CCPIT) have signed a memorandum of understanding. The document was signed as a part of CCPIT Yunnan Sub-Council and China ...

Hugues Krafft's stunning 19th century views of Baku unearthed in Reims

28.11.2017 [12:48]
Some unique – and hitherto unseen – photographs of 19th century Baku have been exhibited at the Musée-Hôtel Le Vergeur in Reims, France, as an initiative of the French office of The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) Foundation. The private ...

Turkmen parliament ratifies agreement on Lapis Lazuli transport corridor

27.11.2017 [19:48]
The Turkmen parliament has ratified the agreement on “Lapis Lazuli” transport corridor signed by Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey. The corridor will connect the city of Torgundi in the Afghan province of Herat with Ashgabat, then with the port of Turkmenbashi ...

Lapis Lazuli route to transport Turkmen and Afghan shipment to Europe via Azerbaijan

21.11.2017 [12:58]
“Azerbaijan plays a special role for international corridor and routes,” the Director General of the Baku International Sea Trade Port Taleh Ziyadov told the journalists. At his words, the Lapis Lazuli route is mostly to transport loads in the direction ...

Head of EU Delegation to Azerbaijan: BTK railway increases importance of Baku port

21.11.2017 [12:13]
“Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway adds to the importance of the Baku port,” Kestutis Jankauskas, Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, has told journalists. He said the railway will play an important role in cargo and passenger transportation from Asia to ...

Azerbaijan Airlines announces recruitment of female flight attendants

21.11.2017 [11:34]
CJSC Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announces admission of documents from females for flight attendant position. The documents will be received from 10:00 to 12:00, from November 22 to December 22 ...

Azerbaijani delegation attends COMCEC 33rd session in Istanbul

21.11.2017 [10:25]
A delegation of Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies is attending the 33rd session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC) in ...

Baku International Sea Trade Port aims to achieve Green Port status

20.11.2017 [23:05]
“The Baku International Sea Trade Port is aiming to become the most environmentally friendly port in the region,” Taleh Ziyadov, Director General of the Baku Port, has told journalists. “Today, modern ports are built with such infrastructure and ...

Taleh Ziyadov: Baku Port is ready to welcome the world ports

20.11.2017 [18:00]
“Baku port is ready to welcome the world ports,” Director-General of Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC Taleh Ziyadov has told journalists. Ziyadov said that the world ports leaders will gather in Baku in May 2018 to attend an annual conference of the ...

Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey to create transport corridor

17.11.2017 [10:17]
Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey have signed an agreement on the creation of the Lapis Lazuli transport corridor connecting the five countries. The document was signed on the sidelines of the 7th Regional Economic ...

Trans-Caspian International Transport Route Association to open Istanbul office

16.11.2017 [11:24]
The Trans-Caspian International Transport Route Association will open a representative office in Istanbul, said President of Kazakhstan Railways Kanat Alpysbayev at the organization`s meeting in Baku ...

Construction of Rasht-Astara Railway to start next year

16.11.2017 [10:35]
The construction of the Rasht-Astara railway will begin in 2018, chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Gurbanov has told reporters. He said that Azerbaijan has already granted a $500 million loan to Iran to complete ...

More than 3 mln tons of cargo to be transported via Trans-Caspian International Transport Route next year

15.11.2017 [17:41]
“It is planned to transport more than 3 mln tons of cargo via the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route in 2018,” said president of Kazakhstan Railways National Company Kanat Alpysbayev. He said 1mln tons of cargo has already been transported through the infrastructure ...

Passenger traffic of Heydar Aliyev International Airport grows by more than 20 percent

10.11.2017 [16:35]
In January-October 2017, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.46 million passengers. This indicator grew by more than 20 percent compared to the same period last year and exceeded the total statistics for the entire 2016 ...

L’Opinione newspaper calls Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad “a cooperation corridor”

06.11.2017 [20:37]
A senior fellow at Italian Il Nodo di Gordio think tank has called the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railroad “a cooperation corridor” in his article in L’Opinione newspaper. In “Baku-Tbilisi-Kars: new Eurasian horizons” article, Andrea Marcigliano highlights ...

First Baku-Tbilisi-Kars freight train reaches Kars

03.11.2017 [11:40]
The first freight train running along the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway has reached Kars. According to Sabah newspaper, Director General of Turkish Railways (TCDD), Veysi Kurt attended the ceremony, which was held ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Construction of Azerbaijani section of North-South transport corridor entered final stage

02.11.2017 [23:26]
“The construction of the Azerbaijani section of North-South transport corridor has entered the final stage,” said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev as he addressed the Trilateral Summit of the heads of state of Azerbaijan, Iran and Russia in Tehran. ...