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Qarabag claim first Champions League point

18.10.2017 [22:45]
Azerbaijan`s Qarabag have claimed their first UEFA Champions League point after being held to a goalless draw by Spanish Atletico Madrid in the third match in Group C ...

President Ilham Aliyev received participants of 78th session of CIS Council of Border Troops Commanders

18.10.2017 [18:34]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received participants of the 78th session of the CIS Council of Commanders of Border Troops to be held in Baku ...

5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets kicks off in Baku

18.10.2017 [18:07]
The 5th International Symposium on Azerbaijani Carpets (ISAC 2017) under the motto “Traditions and Innovations” has kicked off at the International Mugam Center in Baku. Participants of the conference first viewed an exhibition ...

Azerbaijan, Poland enjoy high-level political ties

18.10.2017 [16:59]
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with Polish counterpart Witold Waszczykowski, who is in Baku on an official visit. The sides reviewed the current status of relations and issues of the agenda, legal-treaty ...

“Objective Baku: How Hitler Lost the Battle for Oil” receives UK premiere in Palace of Westminster

18.10.2017 [16:45]
On 17 October – less than one month before the Remembrance Day commemorations across the UK – a landmark documentary about a lesser-known battle of the war was shown to a packed audience of over 100 multinational Londoners in ...

Baku hosts Caspian Energy Tourism Forum

18.10.2017 [15:45]
Key issues and problems of the tourism sector have today been discussed in Baku at the special session of the Caspian Energy Tourism Forum, organized by the Caspian European Club and Caspian American Club and attended by Deputy Minister of ...

23rd International Construction Exhibition opened in Baku

18.10.2017 [14:33]
The Caspian region's major event in the construction field – WorldBuild Baku 2017, the 23rd International Construction Exhibition opened in Baku. This was a long-awaited event for many experts from various countries, as the WorldBuild Baku ...

Bellesbumprom's exports to Azerbaijan up 2.3 times in January-August 2017

18.10.2017 [14:09]
Companies of the Bellesbumprom Concern increased exports to Azerbaijan by 2.3 times in January-August 2017, according to BelTA. In January-August 2017 the Bellesbumprom companies exported $9.44 million worth of products to ...

Day of Independence marked at Baku Higher Oil School

18.10.2017 [13:51]
Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) hold a meeting dedicated to the Day of National Independence of Azerbaijan. The meeting brought together BHOS management, teachers, staff members and students ...

Participants of Azerbaijan-Australia business forum pay respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani martyrs

18.10.2017 [13:01]
Participants of an Azerbaijan-Australia business forum have today visited the Alley of Honors to lay flowers at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev.They also put flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva ...

12 companies with Australian capital operate in Azerbaijan

18.10.2017 [12:34]
12 Australia-invested companies have been registered in Azerbaijan. These companies are mainly operating in the oil-gas sector in Azerbaijan, Rufat Mammadov, Head of the Azerbaijan Export & Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) stated at the ...

Azerbaijan`s Consul General speaks at Fullerton College of California

18.10.2017 [11:51]
The Fullerton College of California has hosted a lecture by Azerbaijan’s Consul General in Los Angeles Nasimi Aghayev. After the introductory remarks by Dr. Reza Yeganehshakib, the College’s Dean of Social Sciences Dr. Jorge ...

Seven policemen killed in SW Pakistan bombing, ambush

18.10.2017 [11:50]
At least seven policemen were killed and 22 injured in a bomb attack and a subsequent ambush in southwestern Balochistan province early Wednesday, police and local media reported, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 122 times

18.10.2017 [11:17]
Armenia’s armed forces have 122 times violated the ceasefire along the line of contact between Azerbaijani and Armenian troops over the past 24 hours, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said ...

"Ali and Nino" premiered in Pakistan

18.10.2017 [11:02]
A film "Ali and Nino" was screened at Pakistan National Art Council in Islamabad. The event was organized by the Azerbaijani embassy in Pakistan ...

Azeri Light crude sells for $58.68

18.10.2017 [10:48]
The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil decreased $0.26 to stand at $58.68 on the world markets. On NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) cost of the US light crude oil increased $0.17 to stand at $52.05. Price of the Brent ...

Baku to host international conference on “Digital Trade Hub of Azerbaijan”

18.10.2017 [10:45]
The first international conference on “Digital Trade Hub of Azerbaijan: Development Perspectives” will be held in Baku on October 19. The conference is arranged by the Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms and Communication established by ...

President Ilham Aliyev received Polish Foreign Minister VIDEO

18.10.2017 [10:41]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today received a delegation led by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland Witold Waszczykowski. President Ilham Aliyev recalled his this year`s visit to Poland, emphasizing that the visit was ...

Azerbaijan to mark 100th jubilee of composer Gara Garayev

18.10.2017 [10:19]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to mark the 100th jubilee of the prominent Azerbaijani composer Gara Garayev. The Ministry of Culture and Tourism, the Ministry of Education and the Azerbaijan National Academy ...