International conference titled ‘Prospects of Development of Transit Potential of Azerbaijan’ held in Baku

14.10.2015 [12:01]
Azerbaijan has to create a logistic center of the international cargo transportation. This was stated by the CEO of "Baku International Sea Trade Port" CSC Taleh Ziyadov at the international conference "Prospects of Development of Transit Capacity of the Azerbaijan Republic" taken place in Baku ...

Construction of Azerbaijan and Iran parts of North-South international transport corridor to start

13.10.2015 [11:45]
Azerbaijani and Iranian delegations reached an agreement on starting the construction works of Azerbaijan and Iran parts of the North-South international transport corridor, during a meeting held in Astara, the Ministry of Economy and Industry said ...

Silk Way West Airlines becomes IATA Member

12.10.2015 [15:55]
Silk Way West Airlines has been presented with the Membership certificate from the International Air Transport Association (IATA). The event took place at the 6ht Caspian Air Cargo Summit in Baku with the participation of the IATA Representative Funda Calisir ...

Baku hosts meeting of Azerbaijan-Moldova trucking commission

08.10.2015 [17:23]
The Azerbaijan-Moldova commission on international trucking has convened in Baku. Chief of the State Trucking Service of Azerbaijan`s Transport Ministry Elnur Abdullayev stressed the importance of international trucking between the two countries. ...

Bordeaux hosts 22th ITS World Congress

07.10.2015 [20:07]
The 22nd World Congress on Intelligent Transport Systems has kicked off in Bordeaux, France. Azerbaijan was represented at the event by Director General of the Intelligent Transport Management Center Rufat Imanov. ...

Azerbaijani, Russian railways authorities discuss prospects for expansion of cooperation

06.10.2015 [22:10]
Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Gurbanov has met President of the Russian Railways Oleg Belozerov to explore ways of expanding the bilateral cooperation. Mr Gurbanov gave detailed information about the implemented projects, as well as future goals of ...

6th International Caspian Air Cargo Summit opens in Baku

06.10.2015 [22:09]
The 6th International Caspian Air Cargo Summit 2015 has started in Baku. The forum brings together representatives of international organizations, experts, managers, and specialists of the largest airlines and ...

Iran Air to resume flights on Baku-Tehran route

05.10.2015 [18:12]
Iran Air will resume flights on Baku-Tehran route soon, the company's spokesman Mujtaba Gulamian has told media, adding that discussions on this issue are underway. Since 1992 Iran Air have operated flights on Baku-Tehran-Baku and Baku-Tabriz-Baku routes. ...

Baku International Sea Trade Port taps on Singapore's experience

21.09.2015 [19:12]
Interview with Mr. Eugene Seah, Baku International Sea Trade Port Chief Operating Officer ...

Fares for electric trains Baku-Sumgait set

15.09.2015 [11:48]
The fare from the Baku Railway Station to Sumgait Railway Station is set at 0.8 AZN, while the intermediate stations will vary between 0.2-0.7 AZN. On 14 September, the Tariff Council have ...

Baghdad-Baku-Baghdad flight to open on September 22

10.09.2015 [20:14]
Iraq Airways will carry out the first direct flights on Baghdad-Baku-Baghdad route from September 22. The tickets for the first four flights will cost approximately $250. According to Iraqi Transport Minister Baqir al-Zubaidi's instructions the ...

Hungarian Wizz Air plans to resume flights to Azerbaijan

28.08.2015 [12:30]
Hungarian airline Wizz Air told Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) CJSC about its intention to resume flights to Azerbaijan in March 2016, the press service of AZAL said. ...

Working group on North-South international transport corridor to be created

05.08.2015 [17:47]
A working group on the North-South international transport corridor will be set up, according to Azerbaijan Railways. Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways Javid Gurbanov was part of an Azerbaijani delegation, led by Minister of Economy and Industry Shahin Mustafayev ...

First test container train arrives in Baku on Shikhezi-Dostik-Aktau-Alat route VIDEO

03.08.2015 [21:45]
The first test container train "Nomand express" has today arrived at Baku International Sea Port from China on Shikhezi (China)-Dostik-Aktau-Alat route. The ceremony to welcome the train was attended by First Deputy Premier Abid Sharifov ...

Deputy Prime Minister: BTK will help ensure sustainable, safe and timely delivery of goods VIDEO

03.08.2015 [18:20]
"Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway line will deliver the loads in a shorter distance (550-600 km) compared with other corridors shipping from the East to the Europe. The importance of this route is that it will ensure sustainable, totally safe and timely delivery of goods from China ...

Azerbaijan to purchase 10 new locomotives VIDEO

03.08.2015 [12:43]
Azerbaijan Railways plans to purchase new passenger and cargo locomotives, said the head of Azerbaijan Railways CSC Javid Gurbanov at the ceremony held on test of container train "Nomand Express" ...

Azerbaijan presents the document on country's accession to COTIF

22.07.2015 [10:50]
Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Switzerland and Liechtenstein Ekrem Zeynalli has presented the document on country's accession to the Convention concerning International Carriage by Rail (COTIF) to Mr. François Davenne, OTIF Secretary General, the Embassy of Azerbaijan to Switzerland said ...

Azerbaijan Airlines introduces new class of elite service on its airplanes

09.07.2015 [20:18]
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has announced that it will introduce a new class of elite passenger service –“Business Luxe” class – on a number of flights, from July 10 this year. “Business Luxe” class suggests a higher standard of services on board, which is due to use ...

Civil Aviation of Azerbaijan ensured high level of guest service during First Olympic Games

09.07.2015 [18:05]
Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announced that all the structures of civil aviation ensured a high level of service to guests and athletes, who arrived in the country during the First European Games. In June during the First European Games in Baku the number of passenger traffic at the Heydar ...