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 ...

MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS OF TURKEY VISITED BERLIN

20.10.2004 [14:39]
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Abdullah Gul, staying in Berlin for October 18-19, held tкte-а-tкte meeting with the head of foreign policy department of Germany Joschka Fischer and ...

SEMINAR ON PRESENTATION OF GRANTS DEDICATED

19.10.2004 [21:27]
“ Science & engineering” Center under the US State Department has held in Tashkent a scientific seminar with the participation of branches of this structure in Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Georgia and ...

PRESIDENT OF GEORGIA FAMILIARIZED WITH DRILLING OPERATION

19.10.2004 [21:27]
President of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili familiarized with the drilling operation on the oil wells of the village Sartijala-Muganli of Gardabani region, on October 18, AzerTAj correspondent reports.
As estimated, there ...

PRESIDENT OF RUSSIA VISITED TAJIKISTAN

19.10.2004 [19:14]
As was reported by AzerTAj correspondent, President of Russia Vladimir Putin, on his way back home from the People’s Republic of China, has visited Tajikistan. In the meeting of ...

NEW FOREIGN MINISTER OF AUSTRIA APPOINTED

19.10.2004 [17:38]
Ambassador of the Republic of Austria to Switzerland Ms. Barbara Klassnik has been appointed as foreign minister of her country, AzerTAj reported. The new 48-aged head of the foreign policy ...

SCHOOLCHILDREN WILL STUDY 12 YEARS IN KAZAKHSTAN

16.10.2004 [22:13]
President of Kazakshtan Nursultan Nazarbayev approved the State program for education development up to 2010. The document envisages 12 years of study for secondary school students.
In accordance with the ...

KAZAKH REPRESENTATIVE FOR NEGOTIATIONS ON CASPIAN DISMISSED

16.10.2004 [22:13]
Under the decree of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev, Ravil Cherdebayev, representative of Kazakhstan for negotiations on the Caspian legal status was relieved from this post. ...

TENDERS AT BICEX

16.10.2004 [14:13]
The weighted average exchange prices made up 4903,64 manats for 1 US dollar in the Baku Interbank Currency Exchange on October 15.
The average-weighted dollar exchange rate was 4904,32 ...