AZERBAIJAN CULTURAL CENTERS ATTEND FESTIVAL OF LANGUAGE

24.09.2004 [12:33]
Solemn opening of the 6th Republic festival of languages of nations, living in Kazakhstan was held at the musical dramatic theater after K. Kuanshibayev, Astana, on September 23, AzerTAj ...

SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE EUROPEAN TAEKWONDO FEDERATION VISITING BAKU

23.09.2004 [20:30]
Secretary General of the European Taekwondo Federation is now staying in Baku, vice-president of the Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation Fuzuli Mammadov told AzerTAj reporter. The main purpose of his visit ...

EUROPE-BASED ARMENIANS TRYING TO PREVENT TURKEY FROM EU MEMBERSHIP

23.09.2004 [17:04]
As is known, the issue of Turkey’s admission to the European Union will be considered at the organization’s December 2004 Summit. Meanwhile, members of the Assembly of Armenians of ...

BTC PROJECT SPENDS $4 MLN DAILY

22.09.2004 [22:47]
BP-Azerbaijan has spent $686 million out of the total $1 billion scheduled in 2004 for the construction of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline to be launched in the first half of ...

PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS PROMULGATED IN KAZAKHSTAN

21.09.2004 [19:23]
As provided by AzerTAj, chairperson of the Central Election Commission of Kazakhstan (CEC) Ragina Bameeva at the press conference taken place on September 19 in Astana, organized in connection with ...

MOSLEMS REFUSE TAKING OFF HEADSCARF

21.09.2004 [18:27]
20 Moslems girls studying at the secondary and higher educational institutions of Strasbourg of France refuse taking off the headscarves for women.
If in the last year, number of girls ...

IRANIAN PRESIDENT OPENS ECONIMIC PROJECTS IN WESTERN AZERBAIJAN

21.09.2004 [18:24]
President of Iran Seyid Mohammad Khatami has stressed the importance of reforms in the petrochemical sector for the industry and economy of the country, IRNA reported. Speaking at the ceremony ...

15 BILLION DEUTSCHE MARKS STILL IN CIRCULATION IN GERMANY

21.09.2004 [18:24]
Whereas the united European currency was put into circulation three years ago, some people in Germany still keep a great amount of deutsche marks worth 15 billion (7,7 billion euros) ...

PRESIDENT OF FRANCE VISITING NEW YORK

21.09.2004 [18:05]
President of France Jacques Chirak has arrived in New York to take part at the session of the UN General Assembly to start on 20 September. The event is to ...

TURKEY TAKES SECOND PLACE ON PETROL PRICE

20.09.2004 [15:55]
Turkey takes second place after England on petrol price, AzerTAj correspondent reports. A liter of petrol costs in England is €0,75, in Turkey – €0,70. One liter of high-qualified petrol ...

POVERTY LEVEL RAISES IN GERMANY

20.09.2004 [15:55]
Final statement of the Federal Department of Employment and federal government of Germany “On unemployment, poverty, hunger and property”, whereby it is said that level of poverty in Germany ...

TRANSCAUCASIAN CONFLICTS DISCUSSED IN MOSCOW

18.09.2004 [19:02]
A meeting between Deputy Foreign Minister of Russia V. Loschin and special envoy of the European Union to the South Caucasus H. Talvitie was held in the Russia capital on ...

TENDERS AT BICEX

17.09.2004 [18:41]
The weighted average exchange prices made up 4904,75 manats for 1 US dollar in the Baku Interbank Currency Exchange on September 16.
The average-weighted dollar exchange rate was 4905,91 AZM/USD ...

NORTH KOREA SAYS IT WON'T JOIN SIX-NATION TALKS UNTIL TRUTH REVEALED OVER SOUTH KOREAN NUCLEAR EXPERIMENTS

17.09.2004 [15:18]
A delay in planned six-party talks on North Korea's nuclear activities appeared certain with the communist nation saying it won't talk until South Korea fully discloses the details of its ...

SHAMIL BASAEV TAKES RESPONSIBILITY FOR RUSSIA SIEGE

17.09.2004 [15:08]
Radical Chechen rebel leader Shamil Basayev purportedly took responsibility today for a recent series of terrorist attacks in Russia but put ultimate blame for a school massacre on Russian President ...

NUMBER OF JUDGES TO BE REDUCED IN GEORGIA

16.09.2004 [19:49]
President of Georgia Mikhail Saakashvili ordered on the courts’ amalgamation.
In accordance with the document, reforms will be commenced on September 20. The existing 70 courts will be reduced up ...

GERMAN PASSENGERS TO GET COMPENSATION

16.09.2004 [19:49]
Passengers in Germany, who suffered from financial damage because of trains delay, will get compensation, AzerTAj special-based correspondent reports.
Thus, since October 1, if train delays for an hour, ...

NEW ALTERATIONS IN CRIMINAL CODE OF TURKEY IN WORLD FOCUS

16.09.2004 [19:48]
Issue of admission of Turkey to full member of the European Union will be discussed at the EU regular summit, in December 2004, AzerTAj correspondent reports. The EU member ...

1 MILLION 730 THOUSAND TONS OF OIL TRANSPORTED VIA NORTHERN PIPELINE

14.09.2004 [23:04]
State Oil Company of Azerbaijan /SOCAR/ has exported 1 million 730 thousand tons of oil via Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline since the beginning of 2004. 237 thousand 800 tons of oil ...