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New Christ statue in Brazil's Encantado to be taller than Rio's

12.04.2021 [19:34]
A new statue of Christ being built in Brazil will be taller than the famous Redeemer statue in Rio de Janeiro, according to BBC. Christ the Protector in the southern city of Encantado will be 43m (140 ft) high with its pedestal ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army starts live-fire tactical exercises of rocket and artillery batteries

12.04.2021 [19:29]
“According to the combat training plan for 2021 approved by the Minister of Defense, live-fire tactical exercises of the rocket and artillery units began,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC. “During the tactical exercises, demonstrational combat firing will be carried out with wide use of combat vehicles ...

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation hosts presentation of “I want to hear the voice of God” book

12.04.2021 [19:28]
The presentation of the book published in Kyrgyzstan «Кудайдын үнүн уккум келет» ("I want to hear the voice of God") authored by Azerbaijani young poetess, Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has been held at the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation ...

Azerbaijan registers 1,151 new COVID-19 cases

12.04.2021 [19:16]
1,151 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 1,052 patients have been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, 29 persons have died after testing positive for COVID-19 ...

® Nar renovates its service centers in Baku and regions

12.04.2021 [18:01]
With an eye toward meeting the needs of customers, Nar continues to modernize its sales and service centers. Thus, the mobile operator opened 22 Nar service centers near the Fountain Square, Elmlar Academy, Sahil, Ahmadli metro stations, as well as ...

Azerbaijan fulfills its commitments under OPEC plus in March

12.04.2021 [17:07]
In March 2021, daily oil production (including condensate) in Azerbaijan amounted to 734.8 thousand barrels, including 592.1 thousand barrels’ crude oil and 142.7 thousand barrels’ condensate. It should be noted that at the 13th and 14th Ministerial Meeting of the OPEC plus countries ...

Heydar Aliyev Airport gains 5-Star COVID-19 Airport Safety Rating

12.04.2021 [15:59]
Heydar Aliyev International Airport in Baku, Azerbaijan is the fifth airport worldwide to be certified with the highest 5-Star COVID-19 Airport Safety Rating, by international air transport rating agency Skytrax, Press Service of the Airport told AZERTAC ...

Pak-India track-II Diplomacy

12.04.2021 [15:48]
IT seems that track-II diplomacy between Pakistan and India has now somehow succeeded to lessen gestures of ongoing tugs-of-war and tit-for-tat syndrome. Diplomatic resources say that track-II diplomacy with India had been active since 2018 and Indian ...

AZPROMO becomes official partner of Brand Award Azerbaijan

12.04.2021 [13:18]
The Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) will be the official partner of the fifth national Brand Award Azerbaijan prize contest organized by the Caspian Energy Club. Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Caspian Energy Club Telman Aliyev noted that the main ...

Turkey's hybrid engine for moon mission passes 1st test

12.04.2021 [13:12]
Turkey has successfully tested its first hybrid engine that will be used in its planned Moon Mission, the country's technology and industry minister said on Sunday, Anadolu Agency reports. Mustafa Varank was briefed on the system in the Sile district of Istanbul ...

President Ilham Aliyev attended opening of Military Trophy Park in Baku

12.04.2021 [12:30]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the inauguration of the Military Trophy Park in Baku. The head of state was informed about the military equipment displayed in the park ...

® Azercell’s “Kabinetim” mobile app exceeded 1 million downloads

12.04.2021 [11:30]
Azercell's "Kabinetim" self-service application, which allows subscribers to fully control their numbers, load the balance, order and change tariff and internet packages and connect to other apps, is becoming the most convenient and in-demand mobile application in the country's mobile internet space ...

Oil prices fall on world markets

12.04.2021 [11:12]
Oil prices have decreased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil fell $0.37 to stand at $62.58, while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) decreased ...

Libya’s interim premier to visit Turkey on Monday

12.04.2021 [11:08]
Libya's interim Prime Minister Abdul Hamid Dbeibeh will pay an official visit to Turkey on Monday at the invitation of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Anadolu Agency reports ...

Besiktas win critical league match but lose Cenk Tosun

12.04.2021 [11:05]
Turkish Super Lig club Besiktas earned a crucial 4-2 victory against Buyuksehir Belediye Erzurumspor on Sunday to extend their lead at the top of the league, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Turkic Council information and media ministers, senior officials see Armenia`s war crimes in Ganja

11.04.2021 [23:02]
A delegation of the Cooperation Council of Turkic-speaking States (Turkic Council) including ministers responsible for information and media, and senior officials have visited the Azerbaijani city of Ganja to see the war crimes committed by ...

Iran’s Natanz nuclear facility suffers electrical problem

11.04.2021 [17:47]
Iran’s Natanz nuclear site has suffered a problem involving its electrical distribution grid , the state TV reported. State TV quoted Behrouz Kamalvandi, a spokesman for Iran’s civilian nuclear program, announcing the incident ...

Turkic Council information and media ministers, senior officials visit Aghdam

11.04.2021 [16:38]
A delegation of the Cooperation Council of Turkic-speaking States (Turkic Council) including ministers responsible for information and media, and senior officials have embarked on a visit to the liberated Azerbaijani city of Aghdam ...

Galatasaray get home draw as Lions' title hopes fading

11.04.2021 [15:30]
Galatasaray on Saturday disappointed fans with a 1-1 home draw in a Turkish Super Lig match against Fatih Karagumruk as the Lions' hopes for a local title are fading rapidly, Anadolu Agency reported. Egyptian forward Mostafa Mohamed scored in the ninth minute but the goal was disallowed because the ...