AZERTAC - Azerbaijan State News Agency https://azertag.az AZERTAC - Azerbaijan State News Agency Buta Airways announces new destination in Russia Azerbaijan’s low-cost airline Buta Airways announced another new destination in Russia. Starting from May 12, the Airline will launch direct flights from Baku to Ufa. Flights will be operated twice a week on Thursdays and Sundays https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Buta_Airways_announces_new_destination_in_Russia-1236734 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 18:56:00 +0400 Azerbaijan, Montenegro discuss cooperation opportunities in various areas Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with a delegation led by Secretary General of the Foreign Ministry of Montenegro Veselin Sukovic. The sides hailed the development of friendly relations between Azerbaijan and Montenegro and stressed that high-level https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_Montenegro_discuss_cooperation_opportunities_in_various_areas-1236697 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 18:10:00 +0400 ® Azercell awards another 25 students this year “Azercell Telecom” LLC, the leader of mobile communication market in Azerbaijan, has selected the winners of Student Bursary Program for the academic year 2019, which is held every year with the view to support professional growth of students. This year, 25 students were honored https://azertag.az/en/xeber/__Azercell_awards_another_25_students_this_year-1236677 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 17:45:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev met with Georgian PM Mamuka Bakhtadze President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Prime Minister of Georgia Mamuka Bakhtadze in Davos. They noted that bilateral relations between Azerbaijan and Georgia are developing successfully in a variety of areas. The sides stressed the importance of important https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_Georgian_PM_Mamuka_Bakhtadze-1236600 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:54:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev met with Chief Executive Officer for World Bank in Davos President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Chief Executive Officer for the World Bank Kristalina Georgieva in Davos https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_Chief_Executive_Officer_for_World_Bank_in_Davos-1236594 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:51:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev met with Chief Executive Officer of SAP SE VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Chief Executive Officer of SAP SE Bill McDermott. Bill McDermott presented his book to the head of state. SAP SE CEO Bill McDermott hailed the cooperation with Azerbaijan, and underlined https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_Chief_Executive_Officer_of_SAP_SE_VIDEO-1236679 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:20:00 +0400 “Generation Y and the New Work Place” topic presented to Baku Higher Oil School students Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) has hosted a presentation entitled “Generation Y and the New Work Place”. The presentation, which was conducted with financial and organizational support from SOCAR Turkey company, was made for the BHOS https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Generation_Y_and_the_New_Work_Place_topic_presented_to_Baku_Higher_Oil_School_students-1236450 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 13:04:00 +0400 Another humanistic step of Azerbaijani President Press service of the Azerbaijani Prosecutor General’s office has told AZERTAC that a group of human rights activists, as well as Mehman Huseynov, who is serving his sentence in Prison No14 of the Penitentiary Service, addressed an appeal to the President https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Another_humanistic_step_of_Azerbaijani_President-1236428 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:47:00 +0400 Hungarian film producer and media mogul Andy Vajna dies Andy Vajna, 74, a prominent figure of the Hungarian and international film industry, has died after a long illness in his Budapest home, the Hungarian National Film Fund told MTI on Sunday, according to Daily News Hungary https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Hungarian_film_producer_and_media_mogul_Andy_Vajna_dies-1236421 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:34:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s stand installed at cuisine festival in Kuwait Azerbaijani Embassy in Kuwait has joined the international cuisine festival, which brought together 19 embassies and nearly 30 local organizations and enterprises of Kuwait. The festival was held as a part of the 25th Al-Qurain Cultural Festival, organized by https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_stand_installed_at_cuisine_festival_in_Kuwait-1236417 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:32:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev met with CISCO Executive Vice President VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Executive Vice President and Chief Sales and Marketing Officer at CISCO Gerri Elliott in Davos. Gerri Elliot hailed CISCO’s cooperation with various state bodies of Azerbaijan. She described Azerbaijan as one of the most https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_CISCO_Executive_Vice_President_VIDEO-1236442 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:17:00 +0400 United Airlines passengers delayed on board plane for 16 hours A United Airlines flight was forced to divert to a small airport in rural Canada on Sunday evening, leading to an hours-long delay on the tarmac in sub-zero temperatures. According to an airline statement sent to Euronews, UA flight 179 https://azertag.az/en/xeber/United_Airlines_passengers_delayed_on_board_plane_for_16_hours-1236405 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:13:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev met with BP CEO VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Chief Executive Officer of BP Robert Dudley in Davos. During the meeting, the sides hailed the development of cooperation between Azerbaijan and BP, and discussed the issues of https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_BP_CEO_VIDEO-1236435 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:10:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev met with Visa president in Davos VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with President of Visa Ryan McInerney in Davos. Ryan McInerney emphasized that his this year’s visit to Davos mainly aims to meet with President Ilham Aliyev. He noted that https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_Visa_president_in_Davos_VIDEO-1236586 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 12:08:00 +0400 Azerbaijan, Saudi Arabia exchange views on Interparliamentary cooperation The delegation of the Saudi Arabia-Azerbaijan Interparliamentary Friendship Committee met Members of the Milli Majlis Working Group on Inter-Parliamentary Relations of Azerbaijan-Saudi Arabia https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_Saudi_Arabia_exchange_views_on_Interparliamentary_cooperation-1236378 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:40:00 +0400 Oil prices decrease on world markets On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil decreased $0.66 to trade at $62.08, while the price of Light crude at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) fell $0.58 to stand at $53.22 on world markets https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Oil_prices_decrease_on_world_markets-1236354 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:12:00 +0400 Azerbaijani oil sells for $64.5 The price of Azerbaijani oil has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $0.14 to stand at $64.54. https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_oil_sells_for_645-1236353 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 11:11:00 +0400 ‘Cooperation and dialogue between PACE and Azerbaijan will lead to mutual understanding’, Samad Seyidov ‘Cooperation and dialogue between PACE and Azerbaijan will lead to mutual understanding’, Chairman of the Milli Majlis Standing Committee for International Relations and Interparliamentary Ties, head of the Azerbaijani delegation to PACE Samad Seyidov https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Cooperation_and_dialogue_between_PACE_and_Azerbaijan_will_lead_to_mutual_understanding_Samad_Seyidov-1236338 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:56:00 +0400 Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 22 times Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire 22 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statement https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijans_Defense_Ministry_Armenian_armed_units_violated_ceasefire_22_times-1236328 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:42:00 +0400 TAP head of communications: Over 760 km of steel line pipes welded in Greece and Albania “761 kilometers (out of 765) of steel line pipes in Greece and Albania have been welded as part of construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP),” Head of Communications at Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) Lisa Givert has told AZERTAC in an exclusive interview https://azertag.az/en/xeber/TAP_head_of_communications_Over_760_km_of_steel_line_pipes_welded_in_Greece_and_Albania-1236314 Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:23:00 +0400 More than 100 Afghan security forces killed in Taliban attack More than 100 members of Afghan security forces were killed when armed Taliban fighters attacked a military base and police training centre outside Kabul on Monday, a senior defence ministry official has said, Al Jazeera reported. "We have information that 126 people have https://azertag.az/en/xeber/More_than_100_Afghan_security_forces_killed_in_Taliban_attack-1236277 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 23:22:00 +0400 Fuad Alasgarov: Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev gives instructions on objective and fair investigation of convicted Mehman Huseynov`s case Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has given instructions on the objective and fair investigation of convicted Mehman Huseynov`s case, Assistant to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan for work with law enforcement bodies and military issues Fuad Alasgarov told AZERTAC https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Fuad_Alasgarov_Azerbaijani_President_Ilham_Aliyev_gives_instructions_on_objective_and_fair_investigation_of_convicted_Mehman_Huseynovs_case-1236247 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 21:35:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev was interviewed by China's CGTN TV channel in Davos VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has been interviewed by China's CGTN (China Global Television Network) TV channel in Davos. In his interview, the head of state pointed to the development of energy sector and various areas of Azerbaijan`s https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_was_interviewed_by_China_039s_CGTN_TV_channel_in_Davos_VIDEO-1236274 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 21:33:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev was interviewed by Rossiya 1 TV channel in Davos VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has been interviewed by Rossiya 1 TV channel in Davos. The head of state responded to questions relating to global oil prices, international relations, and other issues https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_was_interviewed_by_Rossiya_1_TV_channel_in_Davos_VIDEO-1236273 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 21:24:00 +0400 President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev`s working visit to Switzerland President Ilham Aliyev met with President of World Economic Forum in Davos VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has embarked on a working visit to the Swiss Confederation to attend the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum. On January 21, the head of state met with President https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_of_Azerbaijan_Ilham_Aliyevs_working_visit_to_Switzerland_President_Ilham_Aliyev_met_with_President_of_World_Economic_Forum_in_Davos_VIDEO-1236272 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 21:21:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Mexican counterpart President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has sent a letter of condolences to President of the United Mexican States Andrés Manuel López Obrador. “I was deeply saddened by the news of heavy casualties as a result of an explosion and https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_offers_condolences_to_Mexican_counterpart-1236238 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 21:15:00 +0400 His Excellency Mr Andrés Manuel López Obrador, President of the United Mexican States Dear Mr President, I was deeply saddened by the news of heavy casualties as a result of an explosion and a fire in a fuel pipeline in Hidalgo state https://azertag.az/en/xeber/His_Excellency_Mr_Andres_Manuel_Lopez_Obrador_President_of_the_United_Mexican_States-1236236 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 21:03:00 +0400 AZERTAC’s Spanish version launched VIDEO A presentation of the Spanish version of the Azerbaijan State News Agency’s (AZERTAC) website has been held. In his remarks, Chairman of the Board of AZERTAC Aslan Aslanov described the event as another successful step aiming to raise international community’s awareness https://azertag.az/en/xeber/AZERTACs_Spanish_version_launched_VIDEO-1236188 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 18:58:00 +0400 Mick Schumacher reportedly signs with Ferrari Driver Academy Mick Schumacher, son of legendary Formula 1 driver Michael Schumacher, has reportedly inked a deal with Ferrari to join its talent program, the Ferrari Driver Academy, which aims to develop drivers worthy of driving for its prestigious F1 team, according to The Drive https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Mick_Schumacher_reportedly_signs_with_Ferrari_Driver_Academy-1236171 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 18:40:00 +0400 Nanjing added to IAAF World Challenge calendar A new meeting in Nanjing, China, is among the key changes to the IAAF World Challenge calendar for 2019. According to the website of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF), Nanjing, the host city of the 2014 Youth https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Nanjing_added_to_IAAF_World_Challenge_calendar-1236145 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 18:10:00 +0400 Turkish jets 'neutralize' 6 PKK terrorists in N. Iraq At least six PKK terrorists were "neutralized" on Sunday in northern Iraq, the Turkish Defense Ministry announced on Monday, Anadolu Agency reported. Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply that the terrorists in question either surrendered https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Turkish_jets__039neutralize_039_6_PKK_terrorists_in_N_Iraq-1236121 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:48:00 +0400 Oxfam International: Billionaire fortunes grew by $2.5 billion a day last year as poorest saw their wealth fall Billionaire fortunes increased by 12 percent last year – or $2.5 billion a day - while the 3.8 billion people who make up the poorest half of humanity saw their wealth decline by 11 percent, reveals a new report from Oxfam International today. The report is being launched as political and business leaders gather https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Oxfam_International_Billionaire_fortunes_grew_by_25_billion_a_day_last_year_as_poorest_saw_their_wealth_fall-1236101 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:17:00 +0400 AZAL’s winter campaign: Free air tickets for children traveling with parents Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announces a new winter campaign for those traveling with their families. When purchasing two air tickets for adults (passengers should be parents and guardians) for the dates from February 1 to February 28, 2019, the airline provides a free air ticket https://azertag.az/en/xeber/AZALs_winter_campaign_Free_air_tickets_for_children_traveling_with_parents-1236096 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:14:00 +0400 ® Bakcell and Hesab.az introduce auto-payment functionality Bakcell, the First Mobile Operator and the Fastest Mobile Internet Provider of Azerbaijan, together with Hesab.az, the largest online payment portal in the country, have introduced the new automatic payment functionality https://azertag.az/en/xeber/__Bakcell_and_Hesabaz_introduce_auto_payment_functionality-1236066 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:20:00 +0400 PACE winter session kicks off in Strasbourg The winter session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) has today started in Strasbourg. An Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation led by Samad Seyidov, chairman of the Milli Majlis committee on international and inter-parliamentary relations, is attending the session https://azertag.az/en/xeber/PACE_winter_session_kicks_off_in_Strasbourg-1236053 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:08:00 +0400 Azerbaijani fencer wins silver in Bahrain Azerbaijani fencer Ruslan Hasanov has garnered a silver medal at World Cup Men’s Epee Junior Individual held in Manama, Bahrain. On the way to the final, Hasanov defeated rivals from Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Jordan and Kazakhstan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijani_fencer_wins_silver_in_Bahrain-1236030 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 15:42:00 +0400 Iran demands release of news anchor arrested in US Dozens of Iranian demonstrators on Sunday demanded the release of an Iranian television anchor detained in the United States, according to EFE. Marzieh Hashemi, a US-born anchor for Iran's English-language Press TV news channel, was arrested at St. Louis International Airport in Missouri on January 13 and later transferred to a detention center in Washington D.C. https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Iran_demands_release_of_news_anchor_arrested_in_US-1235980 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 14:26:00 +0400 ® Number of subscribers who use “Full” bundles of Nar grows rapidly The number of subscribers using the full bundles of Nar, the youngest and most innovative mobile operator of the country, increases rapidly. The number of subscribers who use the "Full" bundles, which include countrywide calling minutes and plenty of https://azertag.az/en/xeber/__Number_of_subscribers_who_use_Full_bundles_of_Nar_grows_rapidly-1235903 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:24:00 +0400 At least 18 killed in Taliban attack on special force station in Afghanistan At least 18 people were killed and 27 others wounded after a Taliban car bomb explosion hit an Afghan Special Forces' station in Maidan Shar, capital of eastern Wardak province on Monday, a local official said https://azertag.az/en/xeber/At_least_18_killed_in_Taliban_attack_on_special_force_station_in_Afghanistan-1235879 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:46:00 +0400 Italy hosts event commemorating Black January victims The Embassy of Azerbaijan in Italy has hosted an event commemorating the 29th anniversary of the 20 January tragedy. The ceremony started with a minute of silence for the martyrs who gave their lives for the independence and territorial integrity https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Italy_hosts_event_commemorating_Black_January_victims-1235874 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:38:00 +0400 BHOS expands partnership with Baker Hughes, a GE company Representatives of Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), the world's first and only fullstream provider of integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions have visited Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) to meet with Rector Elmar Gasimov and key staff members. On behalf of BHGE the meeting was attended by Director in Azerbaijan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/BHOS_expands_partnership_with_Baker_Hughes_a_GE_company-1235863 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:13:00 +0400 Azerbaijan, Turkey boost cooperation in migration field Azerbaijan and Turkey discussed cooperation in migration field, as Chief of the State Migration Service Vusal Huseynov met the delegation led by the Deputy Minister of Interior Affairs İsmail Çataklı who is on a visit to Azerbaijan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_Turkey_boost_cooperation_in_migration_field-1235859 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 11:00:00 +0400 Oil prices increase on world markets On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil increased $0.08 to trade at $62.78, while the price of Light crude at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) rose $0.10 to stand at $53.90 on world markets https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Oil_prices_increase_on_world_markets-1235852 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:55:00 +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 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-1235848 Mon, 21 Jan 2019 10:52:00 +0400 Nakhchivan commemorates 29th anniversary of 20 January tragedy The 29th anniversary of 20 January tragedy has been commemeorated in Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic. Chairman of the Supreme Assembly of the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic Vasif Talibov visited Alley of Martyrs in the city of https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Nakhchivan_commemorates_29th_anniversary_of_20_January_tragedy-1235780 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:14:00 +0400 Black January martyrs commemorated in UK Co-organized by the Embassy of Azerbaijan to the UK and the Azerbaijan House Culture and Friendship Centre, an event to commemorate the 20 January victims has been held in London. Azerbaijani Ambassador to the UK Tahir Taghizade highlighted the https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Black_January_martyrs_commemorated_in_UK-1235773 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 16:00:00 +0400 About 1.3 mln tons of oil exported via Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline in 2018 The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) exported 1,298,800 tons of oil through the Baku-Novorossiysk pipeline in 2018, according to the Energy Ministry. The Baku-Novorossiysk oil pipeline in northern direction is 1,330 km long. Diameter https://azertag.az/en/xeber/About_13_mln_tons_of_oil_exported_via_Baku_Novorossiysk_pipeline_in_2018-1235764 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 15:21:00 +0400 20 January is a crucial turning point in Azerbaijan’s path of independence, Turkish ambassador “The 20th January is a crucial turning point in Azerbaijan’s path of independence,” Turkish Ambassador to Azerbaijan Erkan Ozoral has told journalists. The ambassador described the 20 January as a day of pivotal importance which went down https://azertag.az/en/xeber/20_January_is_a_crucial_turning_point_in_Azerbaijans_path_of_independence_Turkish_ambassador-1235757 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 14:58:00 +0400 World's oldest man dies in Japan at age of 113 A citizen of Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido Masazo Nonaka, who had been recognized as the world’s oldest man, died at the age of 113, TASS news agency reported. The Japanese man passed away at his home in Ashoro https://azertag.az/en/xeber/World_039s_oldest_man_dies_in_Japan_at_age_of_113-1235708 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 13:17:00 +0400 Northern Cyprus’ Ada TV airs program on 20 January tragedy Ada TV channel of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus has broadcast a special program on the 29th anniversary of the bloody January tragedy. The Turkic speaking audience was broadly informed of the military crime committed https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Northern_Cyprus_Ada_TV_airs_program_on_20_January_tragedy-1235680 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 12:15:00 +0400 Azerbaijan observes moment of silence for Black January victims VIDEO A state-wide moment of silence was observed for the Black January victims today at 12:00 (local time) across Azerbaijan. Ships, cars, and trains sounded sirens throughout the country to remember victims of the January 20, 1990 tragedy. https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_observes_moment_of_silence_for_Black_January_victims_VIDEO-1235670 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 12:01:00 +0400 President Ilham Aliyev paid tribute to 20 January martyrs VIDEO President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and first lady Mehriban Aliyeva have paid tribute to the victims of the 20 January tragedy on the National Mourning Day. President Ilham Aliyev laid a wreath at the "Eternal Flame" memorial https://azertag.az/en/xeber/President_Ilham_Aliyev_paid_tribute_to_20_January_martyrs_VIDEO-1235651 Sun, 20 Jan 2019 10:04:00 +0400 ISESCO issues statement condemning 20 January events The Islamic Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ISESCO) has issued a statement on the 20 January tragedy for the first time. The statement says: “On the occasion of the 29th anniversary of the tragedy of Black January perpetrated by the Soviet troops https://azertag.az/en/xeber/ISESCO_issues_statement_condemning_20_January_events-1235613 Sat, 19 Jan 2019 21:54:00 +0400 Azerbaijan, Indonesia discuss bilateral relations Azerbaijan and Indonesia have discussed the bilateral ties as Deputy Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Ramiz Hasanov met with a delegation led by Director General of the Policy Analysis and Development Agency of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Indonesia Siswo Pramono https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Azerbaijan_Indonesia_discuss_bilateral_relations-1235605 Sat, 19 Jan 2019 20:45:00 +0400 EEAS spokesperson issues statement on recent developments toward peaceful settlement of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict The spokesperson of the European External Action Service (EEAS) has issued a statement on recent developments toward the peaceful settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. The statement reads: “Exchanges in recent months between the Prime Minister of the Republic of Armenia, Nikol Pashinyan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/EEAS_spokesperson_issues_statement_on_recent_developments_toward_peaceful_settlement_of_Nagorno_Karabakh_conflict-1235596 Sat, 19 Jan 2019 20:26:00 +0400 Istanbul hosts conference commemorating Azerbaijan’s Black January Co-organized by the Istanbul University, Azerbaijan Culture and Solidarity Association and the Hazarfem Turkey-Azerbaijan Friendship Society, a conference to commemorate the 29th anniversary of Azerbaijan’s 20 January tragedy has been held at the Istanbul University https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Istanbul_hosts_conference_commemorating_Azerbaijans_Black_January-1235585 Sat, 19 Jan 2019 19:43:00 +0400 Apartments and cars presented to martyr’s family and war participants in Nakhchivan A ceremony has been held in Nakhchivan to give out apartments to a martyr’s family and a participant of the Azerbaijan Patriotic War, as well as a car to a person who became disabled while performing his military duties. Addressing the event, Chairman of the Supreme Assembly of Nakhchivan https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Apartments_and_cars_presented_to_martyrs_family_and_war_participants_in_Nakhchivan-1235567 Sat, 19 Jan 2019 19:02:00 +0400 Year out of F1 can "definitely hurt" Ocon – Perez Sergio Perez believes his ex-Formula 1 teammate Esteban Ocon's year on the sidelines in 2019 can "definitely hurt him more than it can benefit him," according to Motorsport.com. Ocon will work as Mercedes' reserve driver after failing to land a race seat due to a bizarre sequence of events https://azertag.az/en/xeber/Year_out_of_F1_can__quotdefinitely_hurt_quot_Ocon___Perez-1235562 Sat, 19 Jan 2019 18:51:00 +0400 20 January tragedy victims remembered in Kuala Lumpur The Embassy of Azerbaijan in Malaysia has organized a commemorative ceremony to mark the 29th anniversary of the 20 January tragedy. The event brought together representatives of diplomatic corps accredited in Malaysia, journalists and Azerbaijanis living in the country https://azertag.az/en/xeber/20_January_tragedy_victims_remembered_in_Kuala_Lumpur-1235544 Sat, 19 Jan 2019 18:23:00 +0400 AZERTAC commemorates 29th anniversary of Black January  VIDEO Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) has held a commemorative event on the 29th anniversary of the 20 January tragedy. The event kicked off with a minute`s silence for the tragedy victims. In his speech, Chairman of the Board of AZERTAC Aslan Aslanov provided https://azertag.az/en/xeber/AZERTAC_commemorates_29th_anniversary_of_Black_January__VIDEO-1235526 Sat, 19 Jan 2019 17:50:00 +0400