REGISTRATION OF MAJORITY CANDIDATES FOR ELECTION COMPLETED

24.09.2003 [20:51]
According to the Central Election Commission of Georgia, registration of majority candidates for parliamentary elections to be held on November 2 has been completed in Georgia. The registration process for ...

HEAVY SHOWERS IN SOUTHWEST OF FRANCE

24.09.2003 [20:50]
On September 23, it was showering until dawn in the southwest of France. The water level in the streets of Lunel rose up to 1 meter and the ground floors ...

WORLD RELIGIONS CONGRESS UNDERWAY IN ASTANA

24.09.2003 [18:33]
The Congress of the World Religions and Traditional Religions started its work in Astana, Kazakhstan on September 23.
Over 250 delegations representing all the World religions were welcomed by President ...

NEW NATO SECRETARY GENERAL APPOINTED

23.09.2003 [13:04]
Due to the official information received from Brussels, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Netherlands Jaap de Hoop Scheffer was appointed to the post of NATO Secretary General. On September 22, ...

HEADS OF CIS INTERIOR MINISTRIES TO GATHER IN DUSHANBE

22.09.2003 [19:20]
Heads of Interior Affairs Ministries of the CIS member countries will discuss the founding anti-drug center during upcoming September 22-23 session in Dushanbe, Tajikistan, “News” agency reports.
According to Russian ...

AZERBAIJANI SERVICEMEN TO TAKE PART IN NATO ACTIONS

20.09.2003 [00:18]
Ministry of Defense reports, within the framework of the NATO program Partnership for Peace, the following actions are to be held: September 21-23 conference “South Caucasus: stability and using foreign ...

INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF REPUBLICANS STARTS NEW CAMPAIGN ON PRESIDENTIAL ELECTIONS

20.09.2003 [00:17]
The International Institute of Republicans (IIR) has started its campaign under the slogan Take Part in Elections on the Presidential Elections of October 15.
The head of IIR for Azerbaijan ...

KAZAKHSTAN TO BUILD NUCLEAR POWER PLANT BY BALKHASH

19.09.2003 [20:15]
Director General of the National Nuclear Center of Kazakhstan Shamil Tukhvatulin informed at the press conference that at the end of this or at the beginning of the next year ...

RUBLE TO BE SINGLE CURRENCY OF RUSSIA-BELARUS UNION?

16.09.2003 [22:36]
Application of the Russian ruble as a single currency in the area of the Russian-Belarus Union State does not require any guarantees, as it does not affect sovereignty. It was ...

NEW BOOK ON HEYDAR ALIYEV CAME OUT IN UKRAINE

16.09.2003 [18:13]
The Embassy of Azerbaijan to Ukraine has published a book “Records of the International Scientific-Practical Conferences”, “Azerbaijan-Ukraine: Prospects of Strategic Partnership Development”.
As was earlier reported, this scientific forum held ...

FORESTS AND STEPPES ON FIRE IN EASTERN KAZAKHSTAN

16.09.2003 [17:33]
Agency on Emergencies of Kazakhstan reports fife days have passed since forests and steppes are on fire in Eastern Kazakhstan. Until now, more than 4 thousand hectares turned into ashes. ...

“GEORGIA WILL BE READY TO JOIN NATO VERY SOON”

15.09.2003 [22:49]
This statement was made by President of Georgia Eduard Shevardnadze. On September 15, in a radio address to the nation he said, “Much work has been recently implemented in the ...

TURKEY APPOINTED NEW AMBASSADOR TO GERMANY

15.09.2003 [22:49]
As AzerTAj Berlin-based correspondent reports, former State Human Rights Minister of Turkey Mehmet Ali Irtemcelik began to discharge the duties of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkey to the ...

SIX TWINS CAME INTO THE WORLD IN GAZA SECTOR

15.09.2003 [20:42]
The health of twins - five boys and one girl - born in the Palestinian sector of Gaza, is still good. Mother of newborn babies Nakhla al-Khatibda, 33, feels well. ...

“FIVE” DISCUSES DRAFT RESOLUTION ON IRAQ

15.09.2003 [20:42]
A conference of Foreign Minister of the five UN Security Council members has begun its work in Geneva. The “Five” is discussing draft resolution on Iraq. The conference is attended ...

WORLD OIL PRICES MAY JUMP

11.09.2003 [23:15]
According to International Energy Agency’s monthly report, jump in crude oil prices is still expected as strategic oil reserves in the leading industrialized are not enough, Paris-based AzerTAj correspondent reports. ...

DELEGATION OF CHINA VISITED SHAKI

09.09.2003 [22:02]
Delegation of Supreme People’s Office of Public Prosecutor of the People’s Republic of China visited Shaki.
The guests familiarized with historical monuments of the ancient land, Shaki Olympic complex, ...

JOHANNES RAU NOT TO STAND FOR PRESIDENCY

06.09.2003 [20:31]
Federal President Johannes Rau will not stand for presidency in the elections 2004. He announced of his peremptory decision to journalists at his residency on September 4. President stated that ...

SCHREUDER AND FISCHER “DO NOT INTEND TO CONCEDE POWER”

04.09.2003 [15:14]
Federal Chancellor of Germany Gerhard Schreuder has officially stated on his intention to participate in Bundestag elections as a candidate for Chancellor. This statement was circulated during the meeting of ...