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President Ilham Aliyev: The positive trend gives us reason to say that we will continue to keep the coronavirus disease under control

06.08.2020 [18:44]
“There is positive dynamics in the fight against coronavirus. The positive trend observed since 16 July gives us reason to say that all the measures taken were quite timely. As a result of these measures, the situation is under control to this day ...

Second tanker manufactured in Azerbaijan launched for next stage of construction

06.08.2020 [18:42]
Oil tanker “Kalbajar”, built at Baku Shipyard LLC by order of Azerbaijan Caspian Shipping CJSC (ASCO), was launched for the next stage of construction. The construction of the hull is complete for 100%. The rest of the finishing works will continue at the quay of the Shipyard ...

Uzbekistan passes 28,000 coronavirus cases

06.08.2020 [18:06]
276 coronavirus cases are confirmed in Uzbekistan by 10:00 a.m. on August 6, according to AKI press. New cases include 147 in Tashkent and 129 in Tashkent region. All are contacts of earlier confirmed cases. The total number of COVID-19 cases is 28,069 ...

Sale of tickets for Baku-Nakhchivan flights to be carried out in new fashion

06.08.2020 [17:27]
From today onward, the sale of AZAL tickets for the Baku-Nakhchivan flights will be carried out in a new way. Given the high demand for this route and the limited number of flights performed during the pandemic, the sale of tickets for the above route will be carried out in a sequenced manner ...

Azerbaijani MP: Pierre-Alain Raphan’s article on Nagorno-Karabakh dwells upon the actual causes of the conflict

06.08.2020 [15:24]
The article by the head of the France-Azerbaijan Friendship Group Pierre-Alain Raphan, headlined “Tensions between Armenia and Azerbaijan. Nagorno-Karabakh: French MP's appeal for peace and the future” dwells upon the actual causes of the ...

President Ilham Aliyev: We are very pleased with the positive dynamics in the fight against coronavirus

06.08.2020 [14:29]
On 6 August, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev held a video conference on measures being taken to combat the coronavirus pandemic and the socioeconomic situation in the country. The head of state addressed the meeting. The following are some highlights from President Ilham Aliyev's speech ...

Azerbaijani, Turkish servicemen fulfill various elements of joint large-scale exercises

06.08.2020 [14:26]
“Another stage of the Azerbaijani-Turkish live-fire joint large-scale tactical exercises held in our country in accordance with the Agreement on Military Cooperation was conducted,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

Oil prices rise on world markets

06.08.2020 [13:35]
Oil prices have increased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the ...

Galatasaray sign former midfielder Arda Turan

06.08.2020 [13:22]
Turkish Super Lig club Galatasaray signed their former midfielder Arda Turan on Wednesday, the club has announced, according to Anadolu Agency. The Lions announced the signing of ...

Below-strength Man United move into Europa League last eight

06.08.2020 [13:05]
Former Europa League winners Manchester United booked a quarter-final spot in the tournament after their second-string side laboured to a 2-1 home win over LASK Linz on Wednesday to seal ...

President Ilham Aliyev chaired meeting in a video format on measures taken to combat coronavirus and on socio-economic situation VIDEO

06.08.2020 [12:36]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has chaired a meeting in a video format on measures taken to combat the coronavirus pandemic and socio-economic situation in the country. The head of state made a speech at the meeting. ...

Azerbaijani oil price exceeds $47

06.08.2020 [12:12]
Azerbaijani oil price has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $1.71 to stand at $47.16 ...

Azerbaijani PM signs Order to provide financial assistance to Lebanon

06.08.2020 [12:10]
Azerbaijan’s Prime Minister Ali Asadov has signed an Order to provide financial assistance to the Republic of Lebanon. Under the Order, taking into account the need of the Lebanese Republic for humanitarian ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 35 times

06.08.2020 [11:23]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 35 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns and sniper rifles,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of ...

Confirmed COVID-19 cases surge to 281,136 in Pakistan

06.08.2020 [10:44]
Pakistan on Wednesday has reported 15 deaths in last 24 hours by novel coronavirus as the number of positive cases has surged to 281,136, according to The Nation. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 6,014. According to the latest figures by the National Command ...

Next stage of Azerbaijani-Turkish joint large-scale tactical exercises conducted

05.08.2020 [19:00]
“The next stage of the Azerbaijani-Turkish live-fire joint large-scale tactical exercises held in our country has been completed,” the Ministry of Defense said. “The units, passing through territory with different terrain relief, accomplished combat-training tasks ...

European Triathlon Championships Tartu Cancelled

05.08.2020 [17:54]
Despite the incredibly hard work of all involved, The European Triathlon Championships scheduled to take place at the end of August in Tartu Estonia has been cancelled, according to European Triathlon Union.“The situation in Europe caused by the Covid 19 Pandemic and the growing restrictions on travel to Estonia ...

Kyrgyzstan records 569 new coronavirus cases, 38,110 in total

05.08.2020 [17:15]
569 new coronavirus cases were confirmed by the morning of August 5 in Kyrgyzstan, Health Ministry's spokesperson Ainura Akmatova said, according to AKI Press. They included 155 PCR-confirmed and 414 clinically-confirmed (pneumonia) cases ...

Troops, army corps, formations, and military units of Azerbaijan Army start summer training period

05.08.2020 [17:13]
“According to the combat training plan, the troops, army corps, formations, and military units of the Azerbaijan Army began a new training period. The primary goals and objectives, as well as their fulfillment during the training period, were brought to the attention ...