19th international Azerbaijan construction exhibition Baku Build 2013 to take place in October

07.03.2013 [18:00]
Baku Expo Center will host the 19th Azerbaijan international construction exhibition Baku Build 2013 on October 23-26. The Baku Build exhibition as the largest event in the South Caucasus will gather more than 400 companies ...

NATO`s experts visit Azerbaijan State Maritime Administration

06.03.2013 [22:27]
A group of NATO`s navigation experts has today visited the Azerbaijan State Maritime Administration. Chief of Azerbaijan`s State Maritime Administration Gudrat Gurbanov spoke of progressed achieved in Azerbaijan in all spheres, including the navigation one. He praised the establishment of the Long Range Identification and Tracking Data Centre ...

Baku to host TransCaspian and Road&Traffic exhibitions

04.03.2013 [13:34]
Baku will host the 13th International transportation, transit and logistics exhibition “TransCaspian-2013” and the 3rd Caspian International Road Infrastructure and Public Transport Exhibition “Road & Traffic-2013” on June 13-15 ...

Azerbaijan attends UNECE Ministerial meeting in Geneva

01.03.2013 [21:50]
Azerbaijani delegation led by deputy minister of transport Musa Panahov attended a high-level Ministerial meeting held on 26 February in Geneva on the occasion of the 75th Jubilee session of the Inland Transport Committee (ITC) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE). More than fifty Ministers ...

Azerbaijani and Malaysian companies sign MoU

01.03.2013 [20:32]
Azerbaijani and Malaysian cargo transportation companies “Silk Way” and ”MASkargo” have signed MoU. The signing ceremony brought together Presidents of the two companies Zaur Akhundov ...

Georgian President: “I hope that by end of 2013 Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project will be completed”

28.02.2013 [16:03]
Saakashvili, whose legitimacy is questioned in Georgia, spoke in defense of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project, calling it a "revolutionary project". "I hope that by the end of 2013 this project will be finished. This is a historic opportunity for our two countries, our doors to Europe, our entry into the European continent. That’s why I think ...

Passenger transportation via air transport ups in Azerbaijan

27.02.2013 [11:23]
The State Statistical Committee says in January 118.1 thousand passengers were transported via air transport, up 11.7% from the same period of 2012. Of this, 98.5% was carried out by state sector, 1.5% - by private sector. Cargo transportation via air transport increased 12.9% and made 4000 tons ...

Geneva to host UNECE Transport Committee`s session

26.02.2013 [19:23]
Geneva on February 25-26 will host the 75 session of the Inland Transport Committee (ITC) of the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe ...

Transport sector in Azerbaijan carried over 16.4 million tons of cargo in January

25.02.2013 [20:14]
In January 2013, the transport sector in Azerbaijan transported 16.4 million tons, according to the State Statistics Committee. Of the total volume of goods transported in January, 70.5 percent fell to the private sector. Some 51.1 percent of all cargo was transported by road, 30.8 percent - by pipelines, 11.6 percent - by railway and 6.5 percent - by sea. ...

Marmaray project to be completed by end of 2013, Turkish Transport Minister

22.02.2013 [18:17]
“On October 29, 2013 - the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Turkish republic - the 13.3km rail tunnel under the Bosphorus and city will open for business. The first phase of the Marmaray rail project will be completed to that time”, said Binali Yildirim, Turkish Minister of Transport, Communications and Maritime in his interview to Sabah newspaper ...

Istanbul to host next meeting on Baku-Tbilisi-Kars project

14.02.2013 [15:52]
The Coordinating Council for construction of the Georgian section of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway will convene in Istanbul, Turkey, next week, according to Azeri Transport Minister Ziya Mammadov ...

Azerbaijani Transport Ministry to discuss schedule for completion of Georgian section of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway

12.02.2013 [18:06]
A delegation of the Azerbaijani Transport Ministry will visit Georgia to discuss completing the Georgian Marabda-Kartsakhi section of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, Azerbaijani Minister of Transportation Ziya Mammadov told media on Tuesday ...

Ukraine International Airlines launches Kiev-Baku-Kiev flight

12.02.2013 [17:58]
Ukraine International Airlines has said it is starting direct flights on Kiev-Baku-Kiev route. The first flight will be carried out February 13. The Kiev-Baku-Kiev flight will be operated by Boeing-737 ...

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway to be discussed in Georgia

12.02.2013 [12:57]
The completion of construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway will be discussed in a meeting in Georgia. Azerbaijani Minister of Transport Ziya Mammadov said the country would send its delegation to the gathering of experts ...

Khazar Islands breaks ground for connecting bridge

11.02.2013 [14:23]
Avesta concern has today held a ground-breaking ceremony for a first connecting bridge as part of construction of the Khazar Islands residential complex. President of the Avesta Concern Ibrahim Ibrahimov said more than $1 bln was spent on ...

Afghan delegation visiting Transport Ministry of Azerbaijan

08.02.2013 [20:42]
Azerbaijan’s deputy minister of transport Musa Panahov met the Afghan delegation led by Deputy FM of Afghanistan Jawed Ludin. Musa Panahov briefed the delegation on the reforms, large-scale regional projects ...

For the Azerbaijan airlines passengers attention arriving and departing Paris

07.02.2013 [19:41]
Azerbaijan airlines (AZAL) informs that effective from 9th of April 2013 all the Azerbaijan Airlines flights arriving and departing from Paris Charles De ...

Foreign companies mull cooperation with Azerbaijani Akkord

31.01.2013 [15:58]
Chairman of the Board of Directors and General Director of Akkord Corporation Khagani Guluzade received Julien Erdem Erdegon, general manager of Freysaş and Ahmet Selahiye, area manager for Central and Eastern Europe of Freyssinet International. ...

Ganja tram project discussed

31.01.2013 [11:03]
Representatives of Alstom, a French transport company, have visited headquarters of Executive Authorities in Ganja, Azerbaijan`s second largest city, to discuss construction of a tram line. Head of Ganja Executive Authorities Elmar Valiyev said the project would see construction of ...