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Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry sends note to Iran

03.12.2022 [19:51]
“Any foreign visit to the territories of the Republic of Azerbaijan must be carried out in accordance with rules established within the national legislation of the Republic of Azerbaijan, and principles of sovereignty and territorial integrity,” said head of the Press Service Department of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Aykhan Hajizada ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army positions subjected to fire

03.12.2022 [19:22]
“On December 3, at about 16:30, members of an illegal Armenian armed detachment in the territory of Azerbaijan, where the Russian peacekeepers are temporarily deployed, using small arms subjected to fire the Azerbaijan Army positions stationed in the direction of Khojavand district,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC ...

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, International Turkic Academy discuss directions of future cooperation

03.12.2022 [19:08]
President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has met with newly appointed President of the International Turkic Academy, Academician Shahin Mustafayev ...

Qatar Civil Aviation Authority: More than 7,000 Flights in first week of World Cup

03.12.2022 [18:46]
The Qatar Civil Aviation Authority (QCAA) announced that the first week of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 recorded more than 7,000 flights, noting that the air traffic at both Hamad and Doha International Airports witnessed a significant increase since the kickoff of the tournament, according to Qatar News Agency (QNA) ...

WHO says 'not there yet' on coronavirus

03.12.2022 [18:31]
The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday estimated that as much as 90% of the world's population now has some resistance to COVID-19, while at the same time warning that diminishing vigilance could leave the door open for new variants to evolve, according to DW ...

Azerbaijan permanent representative to UN sends letter to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres

03.12.2022 [18:00]
Permanent Representative of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the United Nations Yashar Aliyev has sent a letter regarding the continuation of the aggressive policy of Armenia against Azerbaijan and Armenia’s flagrant violation of international policy, as well as the interim report on the ongoing deployment ...

® Azercell and ADA University mark 10 years of partnership

03.12.2022 [17:15]
The leading mobile operator and ADA University signed a new cooperation agreement, renewing their commitment to building a sustainable Information and Communication Technologies ecosystem ...

Pelé to remain hospitalized due to respiratory infection

03.12.2022 [16:44]
Pelé has a respiratory infection and will remain at the hospital where he’s been since Tuesday, according to AP. The 82-year-old Edson Arantes do Nascimento, better known as Pelé, is being treated with antibiotics, Hospital Albert Einstein said in a ...

Innovation key to a fairer world for persons with disabilities: UN Chief

03.12.2022 [16:20]
Marking this year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities, which falls on Saturday, António Guterres, the UN Secretary-General, called for transformative, innovative solutions, in a world confronted by crises which disproportionally affect persons with disabilities ...

Japan PM Kishida vows to promote women's empowerment, economic independence

03.12.2022 [16:01]
Prime Minister of Japan Fumio Kishida on Saturday pledged to promote the economic independence of women as a core pillar of his "new form of capitalism" policy, saying Japan will step up efforts to advance gender equality and women's empowerment in cooperation with ...

Farid Gayibov re-elected as president of European Gymnastics

03.12.2022 [15:51]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Youth and Sports Farid Gayibov has been re-elected as President of the European Gymnastics. The election was held in the Portuguese city of Albufeira during the 29th European Gymnastics Congress. ...

Sofia hosts presentation of book “Shusha – historic and cultural capital of Azerbaijan”

03.12.2022 [15:25]
As part of events to celebrate the "Year of Shusha" in Azerbaijan, the country’s Embassy in Sofia has organized the presentation of the book "Shusha - the historic and cultural capital of Azerbaijan" written by Professor of the Academy of Public Administration under the ...

UN health agency outlines ‘clear direction’ for reducing online violence against children

03.12.2022 [14:40]
The World Health Organization (WHO) published a report on Friday aimed at helping stakeholders worldwide end the growing scourge of violence online against children, according to the official website of the Organization. In its new report, What works to prevent online violence against children ...

World Cup 2022 - South Korea 2-1 Portugal: Hee-Chan Hwang's late winner sends Koreans through to last 16

03.12.2022 [14:08]
South Korea dramatically reached the round of 16 at the 2022 World Cup on goals scored after Hee-Chan Hwang struck a 91st-minute winner to beat Portugal 2-1 in Al Rayyan, according to Sky Sports. Only twice before in their history had South Korea advanced to the knockout stages ...

Concessional loan allocated for production of labelling and food packaging goods

03.12.2022 [13:21]
“The Entrepreneurship Development Fund has provided 1,950,000 ₼ in concessional loan to the ATA PACK LLC for the production of labelling and food packaging goods,” Azerbaijan’s Minister of Economy Mikayil Jabbarov said on Twitter. ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Meetings with servicemen held in liberated territories

03.12.2022 [12:37]
The Ministry of Defense jointly with the State Committee for Work with Religious Associations holds events to propagate national-spiritual values in the Azerbaijan Army and instill patriotism in military personnel, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

OPEC+ members likely to meet online on December 4

03.12.2022 [12:34]
OPEC+ member-states will most likely hold a meeting on December 4 in a videoconference format, two sources in the delegations told TASS. "I think the meeting will be online," one of the sources said. Another source also expressed the opinion ...

F1 confirms cancellation of 2023 Chinese Grand Prix

03.12.2022 [12:33]
Formula 1 has confirmed the Chinese Grand Prix will not go ahead next year due to ongoing Covid-19 restrictions, but is looking at options for a replacement race, according to Autosport. F1 has not raced in China since 2019 due to the nation’s travel restrictions as it continues to pursue a zero-Covid policy ...

Orion begins return leg of Artemis 1 mission

03.12.2022 [12:24]
NASA’s Orion spacecraft started its trip back to Earth Dec. 1 with the first of two maneuvers that will put the spacecraft on course for a splashdown in the Pacific Ocean in a week and a half, according to Space News. The main engine in Orion’s service module fired at 4:53 p.m. Eastern for 1 minute at 45 seconds ...

Chief of General Staff of Azerbaijan Army visits Will Rogers Oklahoma Air National Guard Base

03.12.2022 [12:08]
A visit of the delegation led by First Deputy Minister of Defense – Chief of the General Staff of the Azerbaijan Army, Colonel General Karim Valiyev to the United States of America continues, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC ...

Oil prices drop on world markets

03.12.2022 [11:30]
Oil prices have decreased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil fell $1.31 to trade at $85.57, while the price of the Light crude oil at the NYMEX ...

Turkish president, UK premier discuss steps to enhance ties

03.12.2022 [11:28]
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Friday discussed steps to improve Turkish-UK relations, especially in trade and the defense industry, according to Anadolu Agency. In a phone call, Erdogan stated that he believes that common sense and a strategic ...

Switzerland beat Serbia 3-2 to reach Round of 16 in 2022 FIFA World Cup

03.12.2022 [11:15]
Switzerland beat Serbia 3-2 in Group G on Friday to reach the Round of 16 at the World Cup, according to Anadolu Agency. Swiss midfielder Granit Xhaka's early attempt was deflected by Serbia's defense in the first minute at Stadium 974 in Qatar ...

IOM Azerbaijan, State Social Protection Fund sign Protocol of Intent

03.12.2022 [10:58]
Chief of Mission for IOM in Azerbaijan Vladimir Gjorgjiev and Chairman of the State Social Protection Fund (SSPF) under the Ministry of Labour and Social Protection of the Population Himalay Mamishov have signed a Protocol of Intent on cooperation ...

Azeri Light crude sells for $88.43

03.12.2022 [10:58]
Azerbaijani oil price has decreased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil fell $1.95 to trade at $88.43. ...