AZERBAIJAN JOINING INTERNATIONAL CONVENTIONS

08.12.2003 [13:18]
Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan Republic discussed the issue of country’s joining a number of international agreements and conventions.
Chairman of the MM standing committee on issues of legal policy and ...

WAVE OF TERROR IN GEORGIA

05.12.2003 [15:13]
Power change in Georgia is accompanied by not only ordinary crimes but also terrorist actions, AzerTAj correspondent for Tbilisi reports. After 23 November, the wave of thefts, robberies and attempts ...

INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE DISABLED MARKED

04.12.2003 [14:29]
On 3 December, Day of the Disabled was marked in the Republic of Azerbaijan.
On this occasion, minister of labor and social security of population of the Republic Ali Hasanov ...

ZURAB ZHVANIA: REVOLUTION IS NOT YET OVER

03.12.2003 [14:33]
Newly appointed State Minister of Georgia Zurab Zhvania has made held his first press conference for local and foreign press an unexpected statement saying “the revolution in Georgia is not ...

CHILDREN VACCINATED AGAINST MEASLES, RUBELLA AND PAROTIDITIS

01.12.2003 [22:27]

Health Ministry together with the Fund of Vishnevsiy-Rostropovich has begun to vaccinate children aged 1-6 since against measles, rubella and parotiditis since December 1, 2003.
Aside from vaccine, ...

TURKISH ENGINEER RELEASED FROM HOSTAGE IN AFGHANISTAN

01.12.2003 [19:08]
Turkish engineer Hasan Onal taken into hostage by Taliban detachment in Afghanistan was released.
Hasan Onal delivered to the Ministry of Afghanistan Interior Affairs was sent to the Embassy of ...

FIVE REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTERS OPEN

29.11.2003 [21:28]
Regional information centers have been open in Kurdamir, Yevlakh, Shaki and Alibayramli in the framework of the Azerbaijan-UNDP joint project “National Strategy of Azerbaijan on Information and Communication Technologies and ...

ISLAM KARIMOV VISITED BULGARIA

29.11.2003 [13:22]
Visit of Uzbekistan President Islam Karimov to Bulgaria ended.
At the meeting of Islam Karimov with the President of Bulgaria Georgy Pirvanov, the issues of expansion of the bilateral cooperation, ...

WORK ON CIVIL SOCIETY CREATION DISCUSSED

28.11.2003 [18:19]
Regional Director of the Central Eurasian project of the Open Society Institute Mrs. Deborah Correl has visited Ganja, where she was received by local Executive authorities and participated in the ...

NEW SUBSTATION PUT INTO OPERATION

28.11.2003 [18:18]
A new 35 KV substation has been put into operation in Ganja solving the problem of electricity supply of some three thousand local users. The 500 million manat worth substation ...

PRESIDENT BUSH MAKES SURPRISE VISIT TO BAGHDAD

28.11.2003 [11:40]
President Bush made a surprise Thanksgiving Day visit to U.S. troops in Baghdad November 27, flying secretly on Air Force One to Baghdad International Airport, where he spent two ...

RUSSIAN LANGUAGE WIDELY APPLIED IN MOLDOVA

27.11.2003 [18:31]
Parliament of Moldova expands the sphere of application of the Russian language. In accordance with the supplements made in some laws, documents may be filled in Russian to receive a ...

LEADERS OF ADZHARIA AND SOUTHERN OSETIA MEET IN MOSCOW

27.11.2003 [14:00]
AzerTaj correspondent reported from Moscow that leaders Aslan Abashidze of Adzharia and Eduard Kokoyev of the Sothern Osetia met here on November 25. Abkhazian leader Vladislav Ardzimba is also expected ...

RESULTS OF PARLIAMENTARY ELECTIONS IN GEORGIA PROMULGATED

22.11.2003 [23:02]
In accordance with the requirements of the Election Code of Georgia, chairman of the Central Election Commission Nana Devdariani announced on November 20 the election results held on November 2. ...

PRESIDENT OF KAZAKHSTAN ON CREATION OF CURRENCY UNION IN CIS FRAME

21.11.2003 [20:12]
President of Kazakhstan N. Nazarbayev in his interview to “Kazakhstan Pravda described setting up of single monetary space in CIS as objective and inevitable, AzerTAj correspondent reports from Almaati ...

ACTIONS OF RADICAL OPPOSITION NEGATIVELY IMPACT GEORGIAN ECONOMY

21.11.2003 [16:58]
The negative impact of the protest actions against November 2 parliamentary elections organized by the radical Georgian opposition in the capital and other regions of the country on the Georgian ...

R.T. ERDOGAN: TERRORISTS WILL CERTAINLY BE DETAINED AND PUNISHED

21.11.2003 [15:42]
AzerTAg Istanbul-based correspondent reports that On November 20, at 23 o’clock Baku time, the terrorist acts committed near the English Bank in Istanbul and General Consulate of the Great Britain ...

CHAIRMAN OF STATE BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF GEORGIA RESIGNED

21.11.2003 [15:41]
Due to well-known events in Tbilisi the regular sitting of the parliament of Georgia was not conducted in the passed week and the present one started on November 19 ...

TERROR BLASTS SHATTER ISTANBUL

20.11.2003 [22:33]
AzerTAj Istanbul-based corresponded reports that bombs had been set off in some districts of Istanbul at 10:55 a.m. local time on November 20. The first terrorist act was committed in ...