SINGAPOREANS - HARD WORKING RESIDENTS OF ASIA

15.10.2005 [16:44]
Singaporeans were recognized the very hard-working residents of Asia, AzerTAj referring to mass media reports.
According to the specialists’ researches of International Labor Organization, Singaporeans ranks first with 46 hours ...

STATE DEBT OF GEORGIA APPROACHES TO TWO MLN DOLLARS

12.10.2005 [17:19]
According to the Ministry of Finance, state debt and crediting of Georgia makes up 1 mln 767 thousand 239 dollars. Some 1 mln 681 thousand 205 dollars of this amount ...

PAKISTAN’S QUAKE TOLL EXCEEDS 40,000

10.10.2005 [19:15]
The death toll from the quake in Pakistan may exceed 40,000, the country's largest English language newspaper News reported on Monday.
The available reports say alone in the Pakistani ...

EARTHQUAKE JOLTS GEORGIA

07.10.2005 [19:07]
An earthquake measuring three-four points on the 12-point quake intensity scale MSK-64 occurred in Georgia on Thursday evening. There have been no casualties or destruction, a spokesman for the ...

ACTING KAZAKH PRESIDENT REGISTERED AS CANDIDATE TO COUNTRY PRESIDENCY

07.10.2005 [19:07]
Nursultan Nazarbayev has been registered as presidential candidate of Kazakhstan. This decision was adopted at meeting of the Kazakh Central Electoral Commission (CEC) on Friday.
“Having considered the presented documents, ...

NEWLY ELECTED COMMISSIONER FOR HUMAN RIGHTS OF COE

06.10.2005 [12:44]
Election of the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights by the Parliamentary Assembly was held on October 5. Thomas Hammarberg, Sweden, was elected as a new Commissioner. Thomas ...

TBILISI HOSTS INT’L CONFERENCE

04.10.2005 [19:44]
The Fifth International conference of the employers of TV broadcasting channels and cable television under the patronage of the secretary general of the Council of Europe Terry Davis started ...

AZERTAC NAMED AS ONE OF OANA’S MOST ACTIVE MEMBERS

04.10.2005 [14:22]
The meeting of the executive committee of the Organization of the Asia-Pacific News Agencies /OANA/ held October 3 in Hanoi, Vietnam named AzerTAc as one of the most active members. ...

UNESCO HOLDS SEMINAR TRAINING ON DISTANCE EDUCATION

02.11.2004 [14:38]
A three-day training seminar "Distance Education: Organization, Teacher Training, Technologies" organized by the UNESCO Institute for Information Technologies in Education commenced in Moscow. The seminar is based on the IITE ...

RUSSIA ELECTED MEMBER OF UN ECONOMIC AND SOCIAL COUNCIL

01.11.2004 [17:27]
Russia has been elected as a member of UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC), reported AzerTAj, referring to the information and press department of the MFA of the Russian Federation. ...

RUSSIA & UKRAINE DISCUSS LAW ON DOUBLE CITIZENSHIP

01.11.2004 [13:51]
Russia and Ukraine signed protocol on making amendments to the inter-governmental agreement on non-visa entry of the citizens of Russian and Ukraine, AzerTAj correspondent reports.
The protocol signed by Ambassador ...

11TH SITTING OF COUNCIL OF FOREIGN MINISTERS OF BLACK SEA COUNTRIES HELD IN TBILISI

30.10.2004 [21:03]
The 11th sitting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of Black Sea Economic Cooperation member states was held in the Tbilisi hotel “Kortiard Mariott” on October 29. It was focused ...

STATE PROGRAM SUBMITTED TO PRESIDENT FOR APPROVAL

28.10.2004 [18:25]
The final version of the state program “On Communications and Information Technologies Development in Azerbaijan Republic in accordance with Today’s Requirements” has been sent to the President for approval. ...

COE MONITORING COMMITTEE HOLDS CONFERENCE IN TBILISI

28.10.2004 [17:37]
The conference of the Monitoring Committee of the Council of Europe attended by representatives of 21 countries started in Tbilisi, 27 October, correspondent of AzerTAj said. Participants of the forum ...

THREE DAYS LEFT FOR PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS IN UKRAINE

28.10.2004 [17:15]
Three days before the Presidential elections in Ukraine, Central Election Committee of the country submitted to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 256 thousand ballots to be used on 31 October ...

RUSSIA AGAINST DEMILITARIZATION OF THE CASPIAN

28.10.2004 [11:26]
Making comments to the correspondent of AzerTAj on results of the 15th sitting of Special Working Group taken place on October 26-27 in Moscow on development of the legal status ...

PRIME MINISTER OF BELARUS TO VISIT AZERBAIJAN

27.10.2004 [18:25]
Prime Minister of Belarus S. Sidorski is expected to stay in Baku for an official visit from November 5 to 7, it was announced by the Embassy of Azerbaijan to ...

US GOVERNMENT LAUNCHES NEW VISA SYSTEM

22.10.2004 [18:14]
The US Government has launched a new electronic Student and Exchange Visitor Information System /SEVIS/, which is installed between the educational centers of USA and their permanent representative offices in ...

EUROPEAN UNION AND SYRIA AGREE TO COOPERATE

21.10.2004 [11:35]
After several years of negotiations to annihilate weapons of mass destruction, European Union and Syria officials finally sealed an agreement on cooperation in economic and politics spheres in Brussels, October ...