AZERTAC - Azerbaijan State News Agency https://azertag.az AZERTAC - Azerbaijan State News Agency Marie Antoinette pearl reaps record $36 million, with fees A large, drop-shaped natural pearl pendant sold for more than $36 million Wednesday at a rare auction of jewelry that once belonged to French Queen Marie Antoinette, which Sotheby’s is calling a record price for a pearl at auction https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Marie_Antoinette_pearl_reaps_record_36_million_with_fees-1215074 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 21:23:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry: Visit of Bako Saakyan to France is another futile attempt to promote puppet regime on international level “The visit of the so-called “head” of the separatist regime created on the occupied territories of Azerbaijan, Bako Saakyan to France is another futile attempt to promote the puppet regime on international level https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Foreign_Ministry_Visit_of_Bako_Saakyan_to_France_is_another_futile_attempt_to_promote_puppet_regime_on_international_level-1215067 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:34:00 +0400 Yonhap News Agency launches YouTube news channel “KOREA NOW” Yonhap News Agency, South Korea's representative news wire service, launched a new English-language news channel “KOREA NOW” on YouTube on Oct. 1, 2018 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Yonhap_News_Agency_launches_YouTube_news_channel_KOREA_NOW-1215060 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 20:17:00 +0400 Elchin Ahmadov: Armenian-style interpretation of international law and self-determination principle “Views on the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan Nagorno-Karabakh conflict recently voiced by the Armenian leadership do not reflect the historical reality and the true essence of the dispute https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Elchin_Ahmadov_Armenian_style_interpretation_of_international_law_and_self_determination_principle-1215030 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:13:00 +0400 WADA presidential election to take place on November 7, 2019 in Poland The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) presidential election is set to take place on November 7, 2019 in the Polish city of Katowice, according to TASS. The date and location of the WADA Foundation Board Meeting, during which the election https://azertag.az/en/xeber/WADA_presidential_election_to_take_place_on_November_7_2019_in_Poland-1215027 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 19:06:00 +0400 Baku to host first Caspian International Realty and Investment Fair The first Caspian International Realty and Investment Fair, Caspian Realty, will be held at Baku Expo Centre from February 20-22, 2019. The aim of the exhibition is to provide a new impetus to the development of the real estate market of Azerbaijan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Baku_to_host_first_Caspian_International_Realty_and_Investment_Fair-1215002 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 18:33:00 +0400 Saudi Arabia charges 11 in relation to Khashoggi murder Saudi Arabia’s chief prosecutor’s office on Thursday announced it had charged 11 out of 21 suspects in relation to the murder early last month of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, Anadolu Agency reported. At a press conference held in capital Riyadh, the prosecutor announced https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Saudi_Arabia_charges_11_in_relation_to_Khashoggi_murder-1214971 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:45:00 +0400 Azerbaijani U23 wrestlers clinch three world medals Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestlers have captured three medals at the Senior U23 World Championships in Bucharest, Romania. Murad Mammadov (60kg) and Karim Jafarov (67kg) bagged silver medals for Azerbaijan, while Islam Abbasov (87kg) won bronze https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_U23_wrestlers_clinch_three_world_medals-1214972 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:37:00 +0400 British Council Country Director visits Baku Higher Oil School Rector of Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) Elmar Gasimov held a meeting with Country Director of the British Council in Azerbaijan Summer Xia. It was attended by other British Council representatives including English and Education Programs Manager https://azertag.az/en/xeber/British_Council_Country_Director_visits_Baku_Higher_Oil_School-1214940 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 17:08:00 +0400 Nobel Oil group of companies organizes training on turbomachinery technologies for first time in region Global Energy Solutions (Glensol), a subsidiary of the Nobel Oil group of companies, has organized a training and roundtable on turbomachinery for the first time in Azerbaijan and the South Caucasus https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Nobel_Oil_group_of_companies_organizes_training_on_turbomachinery_technologies_for_first_time_in_region-1214911 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:21:00 +0400 ® Watch ‘Brain Ring’ and win a prize from Nar! The 12th season of ‘Brain Ring’ intellectual games, supported by Nar continues. Just as every year, a special online contest is being held this season for the TV audience. Thus, those viewers who become first to send the correct answers https://azertag.az/en/xeber/__Watch_Brain_Ring_and_win_a_prize_from_Nar-1214906 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:14:00 +0400 4 dead, 41 injured in Shaanxi road accident Four people were killed and another 41 injured in a road accident in Jingbian County in northwest China's Shaanxi Province, local authorities said Thursday, Xinhua reported https://azertag.az/en/xeber/4_dead_41_injured_in_Shaanxi_road_accident-1214855 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 14:58:00 +0400 Baku hosts WADA Foundation Board and Executive Committee meetings Azerbaijan’s capital is hosting meetings of the Board of World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and its Executive Committee. The event is attended by Azad Rahimov, Minister of Youth and Sports of Azerbaijan Republic, Craig Reedie, President of the World https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Baku_hosts_WADA_Foundation_Board_and_Executive_Committee_meetings-1214763 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 12:01:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev received International Paralympic Committee president VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received president of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) Andrew Parsons https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_received_International_Paralympic_Committee_president_VIDEO-1214782 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 11:58:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 26 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 26 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_26_times-1214716 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 11:05:00 +0400 Chairman of Supreme Court met COE delegation A delegation led by Christophe Poirel, Head of the Council of Europe - Directorate General Human Rights and Rule of Law, now visiting Azerbaijan, met with the Chairman of Supreme Court of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ramiz Rzayev https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Chairman_of_Supreme_Court_met_COE_delegation-1214713 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 11:00:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev viewed redevelopment and construction work around Tazapir mosque VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has inspected progress of redevelopment and construction work carried out as part of measures to improve the road and transport infrastructure around Tazapir mosque, Yasamal district, Baku https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_viewed_redevelopment_and_construction_work_around_Tazapir_mosque_VIDEO-1214762 Thu, 15 Nov 2018 10:48:00 +0400 His Excellency Mr Mahmoud Abbas, President of the State of Palestine On my own behalf and on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan, I extend my congratulations to you and your people on the occasion of the national day of the State of Palestine https://azertag.az/en/xeber/His_Excellency_Mr_Mahmoud_Abbas_President_of_the_State_of_Palestine-1214656 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 22:02:00 +0400 Israeli Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman resigns Israeli Minister of Defense Avigdor Lieberman stated on Wednesday, addressing the media, that he resigns from his post, TASS reported. "Yes, I resign from the post of the Israeli minister of defense," he said. "Our party Yisrael https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Israeli_Minister_of_Defense_Avigdor_Lieberman_resigns-1214653 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 21:49:00 +0400 TAP finalises Maintenance Agreement talks with Albgaz/Snam JV Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) has signed a Letter of Intent, marking the final stages of negotiation of the Maintenance Agreement talks between TAP and Albgaz Sh.a and Snam S.p.a. – a joint venture that will establish a special purpose entity to act as the https://azertag.az/en/xeber/TAP_finalises_Maintenance_Agreement_talks_with_Albgaz_Snam_JV-1214641 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 20:53:00 +0400 Azerbaijan to send export missions to three countries by the end of 2018 Azerbaijan will send export missions to three countries by the end of this year, said acting President of Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) Yusif Abdullayev https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_to_send_export_missions_to_three_countries_by_the_end_of_2018-1214613 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:19:00 +0400 ® Bakcell CEO speaks about digital transformation in London Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and the Fastest Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan, contributes largely to the development of the telecommunications industry on local and international level by taking an active part in the most https://azertag.az/en/xeber/__Bakcell_CEO_speaks_about_digital_transformation_in_London-1214612 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 19:19:00 +0400 Slovak PM Peter Pellegrini completes official visit to Azerbaijan Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Peter Pellegrini has today ended his official visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan. A guard of honor was lined up for the Slovak Prime Minister at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Slovak_PM_Peter_Pellegrini_completes_official_visit_to_Azerbaijan-1214634 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 18:51:00 +0400 Izmir to host 8th Plenary Session of TURKPA The Eighth Plenary Session of TURKPA hosted by the Grand National Assembly of Turkey will be held in Izmir on November 20-21. A meeting of the Council of Assembly will precede the Plenary Session, when TURKPA https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Izmir_to_host_8th_Plenary_Session_of_TURKPA-1214559 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 18:05:00 +0400 OSCE monitoring on line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops ends without incident In accordance with the mandate of the Personal Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, the OSCE mission has conducted a monitoring on the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops in the direction of Azerbaijan`s https://azertag.az/en/xeber/OSCE_monitoring_on_line_of_contact_between_Azerbaijani_and_Armenian_troops_ends_without_incident-1214543 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 17:40:00 +0400 Azerbaijan plans to open trading house in Beijing in 2019 Azerbaijan plans to open a trading house in Beijing, China in 2019, said Deputy Minister of Economy Rufat Mammadov. Azerbaijan opened its first trading house abroad in Minsk, Belarus, in May, 2017 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_plans_to_open_trading_house_in_Beijing_in_2019-1214504 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:49:00 +0400 BP Azerbaijan holds Discovery Day for students BP Azerbaijan has held a Discovery Day for a selected group of 30 students from four Baku universities - Azerbaijan State University of Oil and Industry, Baku Engineering University, Azerbaijan Technical University and the State https://azertag.az/en/xeber/BP_Azerbaijan_holds_Discovery_Day_for_students-1214493 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 16:40:00 +0400 Azerbaijani, Slovak Prime Ministers have joint working dinner Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Novruz Mammadov and Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Peter Pellegrini have had a joint working dinner. They exchanged views on prospects for developing cooperation between Azerbaijan and Slovakia https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Slovak_Prime_Ministers_have_joint_working_dinner-1214422 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 14:37:00 +0400 BHOS students’ project arouses interest among Japanese experts Fifth-year Chemical Engineering students of Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) Elmar Asgarzada and Alexander Oborovsky represented BHOS and Azerbaijan at the Grand Final of the ClimateLaunchpad, the world’s biggest clean-tech business idea https://azertag.az/en/xeber/BHOS_students_project_arouses_interest_among_Japanese_experts-1214320 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 12:01:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev received Belarus ambassador VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus Gennady Akhramovich https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_received_Belarus_ambassador_VIDEO-1214306 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:39:00 +0400 ‘Armenia's aggression against Azerbaijan also violates UNESCO's values and principles grossly’ Armenia's aggression against Azerbaijan also violates UNESCO's values and principles grossly, said Elnur Sultanov, Ambassador-at-Large, Secretary-General of the National Commission of the Republic of Azerbaijan for UNESCO, as he attended UNESCO https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Armenia_039s_aggression_against_Azerbaijan_also_violates_UNESCO_039s_values_and_principles_grossly-1214294 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:23:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 29 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 29 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_29_times-1214293 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:22:00 +0400 UNESCO: If you want to change the world, change yourself first I believe in slogan of UNESCO “If you want to change the world, change yourself first”. Each of us should spare no effort for development of society. And together with the interested sides – the state and private sector, we should try for long-term solutions https://azertag.az/en/xeber/UNESCO_If_you_want_to_change_the_world_change_yourself_first-1214288 Wed, 14 Nov 2018 11:17:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev, Prime Minister of Slovakia Peter Pellegrini held expanded meeting VIDEO Following a one-on-one meeting, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Peter Pellegrini continued their talk in an expanded format https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_Prime_Minister_of_Slovakia_Peter_Pellegrini_held_expanded_meeting_VIDEO-1214224 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 23:15:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev, Slovak Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini held one-on-one meeting VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Peter Pellegrini have held a one-on-one meeting. President Ilham Aliyev welcomed Prime Minister Peter Pellegrini. The Azerbaijani President and the Slovak Prime Minister posed https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_Slovak_Prime_Minister_Peter_Pellegrini_held_one_on_one_meeting_VIDEO-1214222 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 23:05:00 +0400 Turkey withdraws from Libya conference in Italy Turkey has withdrawn from an international conference on Libya in Italy's southern city of Palermo, the country’s vice president said on Tuesday, Anadolu Agency reported. Speaking to reporters, Fuat Oktay said: “The international community, unfortunately, could not reach a consensus this morning https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Turkey_withdraws_from_Libya_conference_in_Italy-1214205 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:37:00 +0400 First Startup competition about tourism in Baku is coming up Startup Weekend Travel event will happen in Baku with the support of “Asan İnnoland” and “Next Step” innovation centers. The information was cited by the executive director of NEXT Step innovation center – one of the local participants of the event https://azertag.az/en/xeber/First_Startup_competition_about_tourism_in_Baku_is_coming_up-1214202 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:23:00 +0400 Azerbaijani, Slovak prime ministers meet in Baku Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Novruz Mammadov has met with Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Peter Pellegrini who is in Azerbaijan for an official visit. The Azerbaijani and Slovak prime ministers first met in private. They discussed prospects https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_Slovak_prime_ministers_meet_in_Baku-1214196 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 21:08:00 +0400 Baku hosts Azerbaijan-Slovakia business forum An Azerbaijan-Slovakia business forum has been organized by Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) in partnership with the Ministry of Economy of Azerbaijan in Baku. Along with officials from Azerbaijan and Slovakia, https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Baku_hosts_Azerbaijan_Slovakia_business_forum-1214180 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:06:00 +0400 ® Give your relatives ISMA Bikes as New Year gift It's 15 days the "25th year deposit" campaign keeps happy clients who placed deposits in AtaBank OJSC. Customers, together with the deposit agreement get the list of the gifts and can choose the gift depending on the deposit https://azertag.az/en/xeber/__Give_your_relatives_ISMA_Bikes_as_New_Year_gift-1214093 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:38:00 +0400 Asan İmza Mobile ID case recognized by OECD Observatory of Public Sector Innovation as an outstanding innovation example “National digital Identity and legally binding e-signatures based on Mobile-ID technology branded “Asan İmza” from the Republic of Azerbaijan” case has been recognized and published on the OECD Observatory of Public Sector https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Asan_Imza_Mobile_ID_case_recognized_by_OECD_Observatory_of_Public_Sector_Innovation_as_an_outstanding_innovation_example-1214085 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 17:26:00 +0400 Heydar Aliyev International Airport served 3.8 million passengers during ten months of 2018 During the first ten months of 2018, Heydar Aliyev International Airport served a total of 3.8 million passengers. This indicator exceeds the same indicator of the previous year by 10 percent. National air carrier Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) carried 1 million 628,000 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Heydar_Aliyev_International_Airport_served_38_million_passengers_during_ten_months_of_2018-1214043 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 16:14:00 +0400 Chairman of Nakhchivan Supreme Assembly meets Norwegian Chargé d’affaires Chairman of the Supreme Assembly of Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Vasif Talibov has met with Chargé d’affaires of Norway to Azerbaijan Olav-Nils Thue. Vasif Talibov hailed the contribution of the Embassy of Norway in Azerbaijan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Chairman_of_Nakhchivan_Supreme_Assembly_meets_Norwegian_Charge_daffaires-1214037 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 15:58:00 +0400 Abe, Pence reaffirm cooperation toward nuclear-free N. Korea Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence agreed on Tuesday to expand trade and investment for mutual benefit, Kyodo news agency reported. During their meeting in Tokyo, Abe and Pence also confirmed their cooperation in the https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Abe_Pence_reaffirm_cooperation_toward_nuclear_free_N_Korea-1213971 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:47:00 +0400 Slovak PM pays respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani martyrs A delegation led by Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Peter Pellegrini has visited the Alley of Honors to lay a wreath at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Slovak_PM_pays_respect_to_national_leader_Heydar_Aliyev_and_Azerbaijani_martyrs-1213985 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 13:42:00 +0400 Milli Majlis discusses draft law on state budget for 2019 A plenary session of the Azerbaijani Milli Majlis is discussing a draft law on state budget for 2019. Prime Minister Novruz Mammadov is attending the session https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Milli_Majlis_discusses_draft_law_on_state_budget_for_2019-1213926 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:38:00 +0400 Baku to host 9th International Environmental Exhibition The 9th Azerbaijan International Environmental Exhibition Caspian Ecology 2018 under the motto “Change yourself, not nature” will be held from November 14-16 at Baku Expo Center https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Baku_to_host_9th_International_Environmental_Exhibition-1213909 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 12:14:00 +0400 50 countries vow to fight cybercrime Fifty nations and over 150 tech companies pledged to do more to fight criminal activity on the internet, including interference in elections and hate speech. But the United States, Russia and China are not among them https://azertag.az/en/xeber/50_countries_vow_to_fight_cybercrime-1213883 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:22:00 +0400 New EU-funded project discussed at BHOS Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) has held a meeting to discuss Technical Assistance (TA) Project for Strengthening Research, Development and Innovation (RDI) in higher education to be funded by EU and implemented by Institute of Education https://azertag.az/en/xeber/New_EU_funded_project_discussed_at_BHOS-1213879 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 11:11:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 24 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire from large-caliber machine guns 24 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_24_times-1213862 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:55:00 +0400 Azerbaijan, Trinidad and Tobago mull cooperation ties Elkhan Polukhov, Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago with the headquarters in the city of Brasilia, met with Ms. Christine Kangaloo, the country’s President of the Senate https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_Trinidad_and_Tobago_mull_cooperation_ties-1213852 Tue, 13 Nov 2018 10:40:00 +0400 Alipay signs long-term deal to become UEFA national team football sponsor UEFA and Alipay, the world's leading payment and lifestyle platform, have announced a new eight-year global partnership, which will include all UEFA national team football competitions from 2018 to 2026, according to the official website of UEFA https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Alipay_signs_long_term_deal_to_become_UEFA_national_team_football_sponsor-1213814 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 21:31:00 +0400 Chief of General Staff hears reports on progress of exercises First Deputy Minister of Defense, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces, Colonel General Najmeddin Sadikov held a meeting with the command staff in connection with the Command-Staff War Games (CSWG). During the meeting held in the Battle Control Center, it was reported that https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Chief_of_General_Staff_hears_reports_on_progress_of_exercises-1213809 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 21:20:00 +0400 “Constitution Day” celebrated at Azerbaijan State Customs Committee Academy An event dedicated to the “Constitution Day” has been held at the Azerbaijan State Customs Committee Academy. At the beginning of the event, the state anthem of the Republic of Azerbaijan was played. Delivering an opening speech in the event Gulu Novruzov, the head of the Academy https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Constitution_Day_celebrated_at_Azerbaijan_State_Customs_Committee_Academy-1213808 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 21:10:00 +0400 Migrant boat sinks off Aegean coast, 5 die At least five irregular migrants died Monday when a boat sank off the coast of Dikili district in Turkey's Aegean province of Izmir, according to the coast guard sources, Anadolu Agency reported. The sources, who spoke on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Migrant_boat_sinks_off_Aegean_coast_5_die-1213796 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 20:30:00 +0400 Command-Staff War Games start in Azerbaijan Army In accordance with the Azerbaijan Army’s training plan for 2018, the Command-Staff War Games (CSWG) have today started, the Ministry of Defense said. The war games, the primary goal of which is to check and improve the level of interoperability between management bodies https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Command_Staff_War_Games_start_in_Azerbaijan_Army-1213795 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 20:22:00 +0400 Baku-Sharm El Sheikh charter flight launched  A direct charter flight from Baku to Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt, has been launched. The flight will be carried out by Pasha Holidays and Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) on Thursdays. The flights between the two countries will give impetus to the expansion of tourist exchange and https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Baku_Sharm_El_Sheikh_charter_flight_launched_-1213791 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 20:10:00 +0400 Slovak PM Peter Pellegrini arrives in Azerbaijan for official visit Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Peter Pellegrini has embarked on an official visit to Azerbaijan. A guard of honor was arranged for the Slovak Premier at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the national flags of the two https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Slovak_PM_Peter_Pellegrini_arrives_in_Azerbaijan_for_official_visit-1213771 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:28:00 +0400 Azerbaijani para karate fighter claims world silver Azerbaijani para karate fighter Sahib Ahadov has grabbed a silver medal at the World Championships in Madrid, Spain. The championships brings together 100 para karate athletes from 33 countries https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_para_karate_fighter_claims_world_silver-1213762 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:10:00 +0400 Alexander Lukashenko: There is big potential for developing Azerbaijan-Belarus cooperation “There is big potential for developing Azerbaijan-Belarus cooperation,” said Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko as he met with Azerbaijani ambassador Latif Gandilov. “Trade between Azerbaijan and Belarus increased three times compared with the same period https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Alexander_Lukashenko_There_is_big_potential_for_developing_Azerbaijan_Belarus_cooperation-1213761 Mon, 12 Nov 2018 19:08:00 +0400