WORK ON CIVIL SOCIETY CREATION DISCUSSED

28.11.2003 [18:19]
Regional Director of the Central Eurasian project of the Open Society Institute Mrs. Deborah Correl has visited Ganja, where she was received by local Executive authorities and participated in the ...

NEW SUBSTATION PUT INTO OPERATION

28.11.2003 [18:18]
A new 35 KV substation has been put into operation in Ganja solving the problem of electricity supply of some three thousand local users. The 500 million manat worth substation ...

PRESIDENT BUSH MAKES SURPRISE VISIT TO BAGHDAD

28.11.2003 [11:40]
President Bush made a surprise Thanksgiving Day visit to U.S. troops in Baghdad November 27, flying secretly on Air Force One to Baghdad International Airport, where he spent two ...

RUSSIAN LANGUAGE WIDELY APPLIED IN MOLDOVA

27.11.2003 [18:31]
Parliament of Moldova expands the sphere of application of the Russian language. In accordance with the supplements made in some laws, documents may be filled in Russian to receive a ...

LEADERS OF ADZHARIA AND SOUTHERN OSETIA MEET IN MOSCOW

27.11.2003 [14:00]
AzerTaj correspondent reported from Moscow that leaders Aslan Abashidze of Adzharia and Eduard Kokoyev of the Sothern Osetia met here on November 25. Abkhazian leader Vladislav Ardzimba is also expected ...

RESULTS OF PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS IN GEORGIA PROMULGATED

22.11.2003 [23:02]
In accordance with the requirements of the Election Code of Georgia, chairman of the Central Election Commission Nana Devdariani announced on November 20 the election results held on November 2. ...

PRESIDENT OF KAZAKHSTAN ON CREATION OF CURRENCY UNION IN CIS FRAME

21.11.2003 [20:12]
President of Kazakhstan N. Nazarbayev in his interview to “Kazakhstan Pravda described setting up of single monetary space in CIS as objective and inevitable, AzerTAj correspondent reports from Almaati ...

ACTIONS OF RADICAL OPPOSITION NEGATIVELY IMPACT GEORGIAN ECONOMY

21.11.2003 [16:58]
The negative impact of the protest actions against November 2 parliamentary elections organized by the radical Georgian opposition in the capital and other regions of the country on the Georgian ...

R.T. ERDOGAN: TERRORISTS WILL CERTAINLY BE DETAINED AND PUNISHED

21.11.2003 [15:42]
AzerTAg Istanbul-based correspondent reports that On November 20, at 23 o’clock Baku time, the terrorist acts committed near the English Bank in Istanbul and General Consulate of the Great Britain ...

CHAIRMAN OF STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF GEORGIA RESIGNED

21.11.2003 [15:41]
Due to well-known events in Tbilisi the regular sitting of the parliament of Georgia was not conducted in the passed week and the present one started on November 19 ...

TERROR BLASTS SHATTER ISTANBUL

20.11.2003 [22:33]
AzerTAj Istanbul-based corresponded reports that bombs had been set off in some districts of Istanbul at 10:55 a.m. local time on November 20. The first terrorist act was committed in ...

BRIDGE KILLS 15 AND INJURES 27 IN FRANCE

19.11.2003 [20:30]
AzerTaj Paris-based correspondent reports that 20 meters height bridge connecting the dockyard in the port of Saint-Nazaire /Department of Loire-Atlantique, France/ with giant ocean-liner “Queen-Marie -2” collapsed killing 15 and ...

ASIATIC DEVELOPMENT BANK TO RENDER ASSISTANCE TO UZBEKISTAN

19.11.2003 [13:04]
The statement disseminated by the Asiatic Development Bank’s / ADB/ representative office in Tashkent says that according to the “Strategic program for 2004-2006s” approved by the Board of Directors, ADB ...

IRANIAN OIL MINISTER RECOGNIZES PETROL PROBLEM IN THE COUNTRY

15.11.2003 [22:14]
Minister Bizhan Zangane declared: “ We have serious problem with petrol, and we had to create an expert group for overall studying of this issue”. Iran is one of the ...

MOSLEM WOMEN TEACHERS AND SCHOOLGIRLS NOT TO GO TO SCHOOL WITH COVERED HEAD

14.11.2003 [22:38]
AzerTAj correspondent reports from the Germany that thousands of Moslem schoolgirls and women teachers studying and working in schools of federal lands Bavaria and Baden Wittenberg will enter the classrooms ...

GEORGIAN AUTHORITIES INVITE OPPOSITION TO DIALOGUE, OPPOSITION CALLS POPULATION FOR RALLY

AZERTAJ TBILISI-BASED CORRESPONDENT REPORTS ON SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY

14.11.2003 [18:13]
Results of the votes counting in 2734 polling stations in the Georgian Parliamentary elections, according to experts, will not lead to serious changes. On the preliminary data, pro-governmental bloc “For ...

GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN TO ALLOCATE $ 2.5 MLN FOR GEORGIA

14.11.2003 [13:07]
Government of Japan will allocate grant in $ 2.5 mln for Georgia to purchase medical equipment, Minister of Labor, Health and Social Security of Georgia Amiran Gamkrelidze reports. According to ...

FOREIGNERS COULD SERVE IN RUSSIAN ARMY

14.11.2003 [13:06]
President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed package of alterations in the legislation, which creates legal base for calling up foreigners to the military service of Russia on contract basis, ...

COMBAT AGAINST TERRORISM AND ITS FINANCING TO BE DISCUSSED

14.11.2003 [13:05]
International research-practical conference on subject “ Improvement of cooperation of CIS states in combat against international terrorism and its financing” with the participation of representatives of Parliaments and special ...