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Indonesian Embassy holds diplomatic reception to commemorate 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations with Azerbaijan

07.10.2022 [19:09]
The Indonesian Embassy in Baku has held a diplomatic reception to celebrate the 77th anniversary of the Indonesian Independence Day and 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Republic of Indonesia and the Republic of Azerbaijan ...

Azerbaijan administers 728 COVID-19 jabs in 24 hours

07.10.2022 [18:44]
Azerbaijan administered a total of 728 COVID-19 jabs on Friday, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. Azerbaijan has administered nearly 13.9 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines since it launched an immunization drive in January 2021 ...

Baku State University, Kazakh higher educational institutions discuss prospects for expanding cooperation

07.10.2022 [18:39]
Rector of Baku State University (BSU) Elchin Babayev has met with the Ambassador of Kazakhstan to the country Serjan Abdikarimov to discuss prospects for educational cooperation between the two countries. Emphasizing that BSU gives special importance to the cooperation with the universities of Turkic-speaking countries ...

South Korea’s Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple - a masterpiece of Buddhist art protected by UNESCO

07.10.2022 [18:06]
Established in the 8th century under the Silla Dynasty, on the slopes of Mount Tohamsan, South Korea’s Seokguram Grotto and Bulguksa Temple form a religious architectural complex of exceptional significance. Seokguram is an artificial grotto constructed of granite that comprises an antechamber, a corridor and a main rotunda ...

® Another success of Azerbaijani young talents at European Olympiad in Informatics

07.10.2022 [17:51]
Schoolchildren representing Azerbaijan at the European Junior Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) held online on September 19-25, 2022 once again achieved high results. Fuad Garayev, a 10th-grade student of Baku Physics, Mathematics and Informatics Lyceum under the ...

Azerbaijan logs 90 new COVID-19 cases

07.10.2022 [17:15]
90 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 129 patients have been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, no new coronavirus-related deaths were reported in the last 24 hours ...

President Ilham Aliyev’s visit to Prague in spotlight of Georgian media

07.10.2022 [17:10]
Georgian media outlets, including interpressnews.ge, 24news.ge, apsny.ge, newsgeorgia.ge, kavkasia.net, actual.ge, interpress.ge news portals have published articles highlighting Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev’s visit to Prague, his speech at the “Peace and Security on the European continent” roundtable discussions ...

Leyla Abdullayeva comments on statement of French FM at National Assembly

07.10.2022 [16:51]
“On October 5, answering the question of the pro-Armenian member of the National Assembly of France regarding the accusations against Azerbaijan and providing more support to Armenia, the Minister of Europe and Foreign Affairs of France, Catherine Colonna ...

Informal meeting of CIS heads of state was held in Saint Petersburg VIDEO

07.10.2022 [16:40]
An informal meeting of the Heads of State of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) has been held in Saint Petersburg, the Russian Federation. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev ...

Lawsuit settled, film may resume after Alec Baldwin shooting

07.10.2022 [16:36]
The family of a cinematographer shot and killed by Alec Baldwin on the set of the film “Rust” has agreed to settle a lawsuit against the actor and the movie’s producers, and producers aim to restart the project in January despite unresolved workplace safety sanctions, according to AP ...

Russia extends restrictions on flights to southern, central cities until October 16

07.10.2022 [16:12]
The Russian Federal Agency for Air Transport has extended temporary restrictions on flights to 11 airports in the southern and central part of the country until October 16, the press service of the agency said in a statement on Friday ...

Nobel Peace Prize awarded to human rights activists from Russia, Belarus, Ukraine

07.10.2022 [16:01]
The 2022 Peace Prize was awarded on Friday to Belarusian activist Ales Belyatsky as well as to Memorial, a Russian human rights center designated as a foreign agent in Russia, and the Ukrainian Center for Civil Liberties, according to TASS ...

Azerbaijani energy minister visits Georgia

07.10.2022 [15:56]
Azerbaijani Minister of Energy Parviz Shahbazov has visited Tbilisi at the invitation of Levan Davitashvili, Georgian Vice Prime-Minister, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development. The minister will hold a number of meetings with Georgian officials ...

Georgian Defence Forces get NATO-standard armoured vehicles from Turkiye

07.10.2022 [15:44]
Georgian Defence Forces will procure NATO-standard armoured vehicles from Turkiye, following an agreement inked between the two nations at the Georgian Defense Ministry, according to the Georgian television channel 1TV. ASFAT Company, a Turkish state-owned defence contractor overseen ...

Commander of Azerbaijan Naval Forces meets with Italian counterpart

07.10.2022 [15:35]
Commander of the Azerbaijan Naval Forces, Rear Admiral Subhan Bakirov, who is on a visit to Italy to attend the 13th Trans-Regional Seapower Symposium in Venice, has met with Chief of the Italian Navy, Admiral Enrico Credendino ...

Neal Phillips: ACE platform is insured by an international insurance company

07.10.2022 [15:12]
“Azeri-Central-East (ACE) platform is insured by an international insurance company”, said project general manager for the ACE project Neal Phillips at the presentation ceremony of the support blocks for the project ...

Moldovan PM to embark on official visit to Azerbaijan

07.10.2022 [14:26]
Prime Minister of Moldova Natalia Gavrilita will pay an official visit to Azerbaijan on October 10-11. Natalia Gavrilita will attend a number of official meetings in Azerbaijan, and participate in the Entrepreneurship Forum, which will bring together businessmen of both countries ...

Special Representative of Azerbaijani President: 2500 residents will be living in Shusha by the end of 2023

07.10.2022 [14:09]
“2500 residents will be living in Shusha by the end of next year,” said Special Representative of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Shusha district Aydin Karimov as he addressed the National Urban Forum. "We must be prepared to the return of the population ...

Turkish, Russian presidents discuss latest developments in Ukraine war

07.10.2022 [14:04]
In a phone talk on Friday, the Turkish president and his Russian counterpart addressed the latest developments in the ongoing Ukraine war, according to Anadolu Agency. According to a statement by Türkiye’s Communications Directorate, Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Vladimir Putin ...

Next mines detected in Kalbajar and Dashkasan districts neutralized

07.10.2022 [14:01]
“As a result of demining activities carried out by the Azerbaijan Army’s engineer-sapper units, the next mines buried by the opposing side in the territory of Kalbajar and Dashkasan districts were detected,” the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

FC Qarabag hammer Olympiacos 3-0 in UEFA Europa League group stage

07.10.2022 [14:00]
Azerbaijan`s football club Qarabag have thrashed Greek Olympiacos 3-0 on Matchday 3 of the UEFA Europa League group stage. Qarabag`s goals came from Kwabena Owusu (68’), Marko Vešović (82’) and Ramil Sheydayev ...

Saudi Arabia's border guards rescue crew of Panamanian ship as caught on fire in Red Sea

07.10.2022 [13:38]
The Border Guards' ship (Rafha) has, in cooperation with a foreign ship, managed to rescue the crew of a commercial container tanker, flying the flag of the Republic of Panama that had suffered a fire accident while sailing in the Red Sea waters 123 nautical miles northwest of Jizan port, according to Saudi Press Agency ...

® Yet another “Protect the Caspian Sea!” campaign held with support of Bakcell

07.10.2022 [13:15]
The final environmental initiative of the "Protect the Caspian Sea!" International Coastal Cleanup Campaign, which Bakcell is a partner of, has been held in Baku. This year the campaign, which is being organized for more than ten years in a row, was implemented ...

President Ilham Aliyev arrived in Russian Federation for working visit VIDEO

07.10.2022 [12:40]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has arrived in St. Petersburg for a working visit to attend the informal meeting of the Heads of State of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) at the invitation of President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin ...

16 dead in Nepal's traffic accident

07.10.2022 [12:38]
Sixteen people were killed and 20 others injured on Thursday when a passenger bus overturned in Nepal's Bara district, according to Xinhua. The bus with 51 passengers onboard was heading toward the southern city of Birgunj from Hetauda ...