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Azerbaijani President`s Assistant Ali Hasanov addresses European Azerbaijanis` Karabakh Forum in Brussels

20.11.2017 [23:31]
The European Azerbaijanis` Karabakh Forum has been held in Brussels, Belgium. The conference was co-organized by Azerbaijan`s State Committee on Work with Diaspora and the European Azerbaijanis` Congress. Participants in the event included the Azerbaijani President’s Assistant for Public ...

Baku International Sea Trade Port aims to achieve Green Port status

20.11.2017 [23:05]
“The Baku International Sea Trade Port is aiming to become the most environmentally friendly port in the region,” Taleh Ziyadov, Director General of the Baku Port, has told journalists. “Today, modern ports are built with such infrastructure and ...

Portuguese referees to control Qarabag vs Chelsea Champions League match

20.11.2017 [22:02]
Portuguese Manuel De Sousa will referee a game between Qarabag and Chelsea in the Matchday 5 of the UEFA Champions League group stage. Manuel De Sousa will be assisted by his fellow countrymen Alvaro Mesquita and Ricardo Santos ...

Electric Porsche 911 officially ruled out for at least 10 years

20.11.2017 [20:23]
The next generation is being developed to accommodate a plug-in hybrid setup, but it might not be launched, according to motor1.com. Porsche is currently hard at work preparing its first-ever fully electric car scheduled to be launched around the end of the ...

UNICEF Regional Director pays respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani martyrs

20.11.2017 [20:11]
UNICEF Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia (ECA) Afshan Khan has visited the Alley of Honours to lay a wreath at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev ...

FM Lavrov: Russia will continue efforts towards Nagorno-Karabakh conflict resolution

20.11.2017 [20:10]
“Russia, as one of the co-chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group, will continue to work on a peaceful solution of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict,” Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at a joint press conference with his Azerbaijani counterpart Elmar ...

Nearly 2800 Azerbaijanis work for BP

20.11.2017 [19:57]
“At the end of the third quarter of 2017, the number of BP’s Azerbaijani national employees was 2,739 including fixed-term employees. 85 percent of BP’s professional employees in Azerbaijan are nationals and many of them are in senior positions, including six members ...

Azerbaijani Chingiz Huseynzade re-elected as ISSF vice-president

20.11.2017 [19:56]
Vice-President of the Azerbaijan National Olympic Committee Chingiz Huseynzade has been re-elected as vice-president the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) at the 10th General Assembly of the organization held in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia ...

Ali Hasanov: Ethnic separatism is not to be played with

20.11.2017 [19:39]
"Initiated by Azerbaijan, this International Forum will support the struggle of nations and states whose territorial integrity has been violated, and whose population has been expelled from their homelands," the Azerbaijani President's Assistant for Public ...

Azerbaijani U16 footballers make successful start to international tournament

20.11.2017 [19:39]
The Azerbaijan national under-16 football team have defeated Albania 1-0 in their opening game of an international tournament in Turkey. Azerbaijan’s goal was scored by Bakhtiyar Tanriverdiyev. Azerbaijan will next face Kosovo on November 21 ...

President Ilham Aliyev received FIFA president and secretary general

20.11.2017 [18:57]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received FIFA President Gianni Infantino and Secretary General Fatma Samoura. FIFA President Gianni Infantino expressed satisfaction with his visit to Azerbaijan and the meeting with the head of state ...

UNICEF`s Regional Director praises 4th National Forum of Azerbaijani Children

20.11.2017 [18:57]
UNICEF Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia (ECA) Afshan Khan praised the children`s active participation in the 4th National Forum of Azerbaijani Children. She met chairperson of the State Committee for Family, Woman and Children Problems ...

Azerbaijan, UNICEF discuss cooperation

20.11.2017 [18:46]
Azerbaijan`s Deputy Prime Minister Ali Ahmadov, chairperson of the State Committee for Family, Woman and Children Problems Hijran Huseynova have met UNICEF Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia (ECA) Afshan Khan ...

Ismail Kahraman reelected as Turkish parliament speaker

20.11.2017 [18:42]
Turkish parliament on Monday reelected Justice and Development (AK) Party lawmaker Ismail Kahraman as speaker on Monday, according to Anadolu Agency. He received 289 votes in the third round of voting by the Grand National Assembly of 550 seat ...

Taleh Ziyadov: Baku Port is ready to welcome the world ports

20.11.2017 [18:00]
“Baku port is ready to welcome the world ports,” Director-General of Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC Taleh Ziyadov has told journalists. Ziyadov said that the world ports leaders will gather in Baku in May 2018 to attend an annual conference of the ...

Azeryol qualify for last 16 round of EHF Challenge Cup

20.11.2017 [17:33]
The Azerbaijan women’s handball club Azeryol have progressed to the last 16 round of the EHF Challenge Cup. Azeryol booked their spot after beating Luxembourg’s HB Dudelange 68-31 on aggregate ...

EU, UNDP, government and civil society support job fair in Bilasuvar

20.11.2017 [17:07]
A job fair in Bilasuvar district of Azerbaijan has brought together over 70 job-seeking women and approximately 20 local companies. The event, attended by representatives of the government agencies, international organisations and civil society ...

BP: 97 percent of Shah Deniz Stage 2 project is over

20.11.2017 [16:56]
“During the third quarter of 2017, implementation of the Shah Deniz Stage 2 project continued successfully. The project is now over 97 percent complete for first gas, in terms of engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning and remains on ...

Baku to host FIFA Summit

20.11.2017 [16:42]
FIFA Executive Football Summit will be held tomorrow in Baku. The Summit will be attended by FIFA President Gianni Infantino, FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samba Diouf Samoura and heads ...