SECOND WORLD KIRGHIZS CONGRESS

01.09.2003 [19:44]
The second congress of world Kirghizs has taken place on the bank of Issikkul Lake, in Cholpon Ata city of Kirghizstan. The congress gathered 324 delegates from 22 world countries. ...

BRITISH PARLIAMENT DELEGATION TO ARRIVE IN AZERBAIJAN

01.09.2003 [15:46]
At the invitation of the Milli Majlis, a delegation of British Parliament consisting of the member of House of Lords, Vice-President of World Jews Congress Brownstone Lord Janer, Lord Michel, ...

FREIGHTER COLLIDED IN AEGEAN SEA

29.08.2003 [18:45]
Two freighters ‘Servet Deval’ of Turkey and ‘Elpida-1’ of Greece collided near the island of Samos in the Aegean Sea. Both were damaged and headed on to the Samos’ Karlovasi ...

PAKISTAN TO SUPPORT JUST POSITION OF AZERBAIJAN

29.08.2003 [16:18]
On August 28, First Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Arthur Rasizadeh received Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to Azerbaijan Faiz Mohammad Khoso.
Completing his mission in Azerbaijan, ...

PROJECT “BLUE FAIENCE OF SAMARKAND” PREPARED

28.08.2003 [17:42]
UNESCO Office in Uzbekistan has prepared a number of projects to protect cultural wealth of this country. Head of UNESCO Representation Office Barri Lain told that the most interesting among ...

ONE MORE EXPLOSION ON IRAQ-TURKEY PIPELINE

28.08.2003 [17:35]
An explosion thundered again in the morning August 28 on one of the sections of Iraq-Turkey pipeline, “Al-Arabia” TV reported. Over three days were spent for extinguishing fire and resuming ...

IMPROVING RESTAURANT AND HOTEL SERVICES

27.08.2003 [23:17]
In accordance with the decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on Study of Foreigners in Ukraine and decision of the Ministry’s Education Commission two Azerbaijani students will study ...

ISLAMIC DEVELOPMENT BANK TO ALLOCATE 32 MILLION CREDIT TO KAZAKHSTAN

27.08.2003 [22:06]
Islamic Development Bank is going to allocate 32 mln credit for implementation of three projects in Kazakhstan, AzerTaj correspondent reports from Alamaty citing Deputy Chairman of the National Bank of ...

NATIONAL GLOBALIZATION SEMINAR TO BE HELD

27.08.2003 [16:57]
‘Strengthening of Azerbaijan potential in solution of the globalization problems’ seminar will be held in the center of economic reforms of the Ministry of Economic Development, on August 28-29. Economic ...

TURKISH-RUSSIAN NEGOTIATIONS ON “BLUE FLOW” HELD IN ANKARA

27.08.2003 [16:54]
Expert-level negotiations started in Ankara on August 26 between the Russian “Gasprom” Open Joint-Stock Company and Turkish “Botas” Company to eradicate disagreements on transportation of Russian natural gas to Turkey ...

HEAT DAMAGED AGRICULTURE IN FRANCE

26.08.2003 [22:56]
The hot and sultry days in France have damaged the country’s agriculture. By specialists’ estimation, at the height of heat the grain growing, animal husbandry, poultry keeping, fruit growing, vegetable ...

ANKARA FOCUSES ON INTERETHNIC SITUATION IN IRAQ

26.08.2003 [21:44]
Encounter between turkmans and kurds in the Northern Iraq has aroused a resonance in Turkey.
AzerTAj’s Ankara-based correspondent reported, ethnic turkmans residing in Turkey had held Ankara a meeting of ...

RUSSIAN TO BE TAUGHT IN IRANIAN SCHOOLS

25.08.2003 [19:08]
Russian language will be taught in the Iranian schools since the next academic year by the decision of Higher Education Council of Iran. Though before, Russian has been teaching only ...

DEATH TO BE COMMUTED TO LIFE IMPRISONMENT IN KAZAKHSTAN

23.08.2003 [19:33]
Kazakhstan plans to commute death penalty to life imprisonment beginning from January 1, 2004. The country’s Justice Minister Onalsyn Zhumbayev announced at the Government sitting the relevant draft law had ...

KAZAKHSTAN SENT MILITARY ENGINEERS TO IRAQ

23.08.2003 [15:01]
A group of 14 engineers was sent to Iraq by Kazakhstan on August 19. They are militaries from “Kazbat” peacekeeping battalion.
As Defense Minister of Kazakhstan Mukhtar Altinbayev informed, militaries ...

SWOOP ON GENDARMERIE

21.08.2003 [19:56]
On August 20, Gendarmerie of Viko city of the Southern-Korsika has been machine-gunned by unknowns. No casualties are reported.
It is not the first incident. A week ago, a 4-kg ...

MEETING OF PROTEST IN MARNEULI

21.08.2003 [18:59]
After the long lull, another fact of kidnapping has been registered in Marneuli. The kidnapping of Bakari Mumladze, inhabitant of Sereteli village of the Marneuli province, Georgia, has aroused the ...

US CITIZENS ANNOUNCED MOST WANTED IN TASHKENT

20.08.2003 [19:49]
The citizens of the United States of Uzbek origin Abdulrauf Magsudi and his sons Mansour and Farid have been announced most wanted in Uzbekistan.
The Uzbek General Prosecutor’s Office told ...

AZERBAIJANI-CHINESE RELATIONS GROWING

20.08.2003 [14:01]
The Chinese government expressed its gratitude to the government of Azerbaijan for the assistance in Sars virus contain.
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Chinese People’s Republic Chjan Siun informed ...