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Saudi says to make voluntary oil output cuts of 1 million bpd

06.01.2021 [16:16]
Saudi Arabia will make additional, voluntary cuts to its oil production totalling one million barrels per day in February and in March, Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman said on Tuesday, according to Reuters ...

Azerbaijan Archbishop: Our holy mission is to keep peace

06.01.2021 [14:07]
The US-based Christianity Today magazine has published an exclusive interview with head of Russian Orthodox Church in Baku Archbishop Alexander headlined “Azerbaijan Archbishop: Our holy mission is to keep peace.” The article highlights the issues of establishing peace in the ...

Turkey's second export train arrives in China

06.01.2021 [13:34]
The second container train carrying freight from Turkey to China, consisting of 42 containers each 40 feet long, has already arrived in Xi'an. The transportation, which plays a key role in rail freight between China and Europe, was carried out in 16 days ...

Dushanbe declared CIS cultural capital in 2021

06.01.2021 [13:12]
Dushanbe, the capital and largest city of Tajikistan, has been declared the cultural capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States and tourism capital by the Economic Cooperation Organization for 2021, the CIS Executive Committee reported ...

Chinese Hebei province adopts stricter rules amid rising new COVID-19 cases

06.01.2021 [13:00]
Xiaoguozhuang, a village in Shijiazhuang, Hebei province, was designated as a high-risk area for COVID-19 on Tuesday, the only such designation on the Chinese mainland, as the province adopted stricter measures to control the virus, including mass testing and suspending classes, according to ChinaDaily ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense ministry releases video footages of Mahmudlu village, Gubadli district VIDEO

06.01.2021 [12:56]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense has released video footages of the liberated Mahmudlu village of Gubadli district. Citing ministry’s press service, AZERTAC presents the video footages ...

Konyaspor stun Galatasaray 4-3 in Super Lig

06.01.2021 [11:12]
Turkish Super Lig title contenders Galatasaray suffered a shocking 4-3 defeat Tuesday to Ittifak Holding Konyaspor, according to Anadolu Agency. Konyaspor at home scored the opening goal near the end of the first half when Erdon Daci put the ball into the net with a left ...

Oil prices jump on world markets

06.01.2021 [10:57]
Oil prices have risen on the world markets.On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil increased $0.28 to trade at $53.88, while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) rose $0.10 to stand at $50.03 ...

Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry: Armenian Foreign Minister’s illegal visit to Karabakh contradicts trilateral statement of 10 November

06.01.2021 [10:55]
“The illegal visit of the Armenian Foreign Minister Ara Ayvazyan to the Karabakh region of Azerbaijan, where he met with representatives of the puppet regime and signed the "documents", contradicts the trilateral statement of 10 November and does not comply ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense ministry releases video footages of Allikand village, Kalbajar district VIDEO

06.01.2021 [10:25]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense has released video footages from the liberated Allikand village of Kalbajar district. Citing the ministry’s press service, AZERTAC presents the video footages ...

President Ilham Aliyev: An international airport will be built in Fuzuli

05.01.2021 [19:04]
“An international airport will be built in Fuzuli on my instructions. This instruction has already been given. Places are being identified now. Mine clearance work will be carried out. I have ordered that an international airport be established in Fuzuli this year. At least a runway should be put into operation ...

To the Orthodox Christian community of Azerbaijan

05.01.2021 [18:36]
Dear fellow compatriots! I sincerely congratulate the entire Christian community of Azerbaijan on the occasion of the Holy Christmas and convey my best wishes to each of you ...

Azerbaijan`s daily COVID-19 recoveries more than infections

05.01.2021 [18:33]
The Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan said 2,479 more people recovered from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, bringing the tally to 199,213, while another 802 people contracted the virus, bringing the total count of infections thus far to 221,401 ...

President: The 880th anniversary of the birth of Nizami should be celebrated extensively both in Azerbaijan and around the world

05.01.2021 [17:59]
“Our rich literature is well-known all over the world, and we can be rightly proud of our great poets. By my order, 2021 is being declared as a “Year of Nizami”. In 2021, we will celebrate the 880th anniversary of the birth of Nizami, and it should be celebrated extensively both in Azerbaijan and around the world ...

President Ilham Aliyev declares Shusha capital of Azerbaijani culture

05.01.2021 [17:51]
“I declare Shusha to be the capital of Azerbaijani culture. The city of Shusha deserves that. I think that it can be considered not only the cultural capital of Azerbaijan, but also of the entire region,” said President Ilham Aliyev as he received in a video format Anar Karimov on his appointment as Minister of Culture ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijan's rich and inimitable culture is a source of pride for all of us

05.01.2021 [17:22]
“Azerbaijan's rich and inimitable culture is a source of pride for all of us. We must protect our culture and cultural heritage. For centuries, our people have preserved their culture, and this has allowed us as a people, as a nation the opportunity to preserve our national and spiritual values and our national identity ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry releases video footages of Jahangirbayli village, Zangilan district VIDEO

05.01.2021 [17:00]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense has released video footages from the liberated Jahangirbayli village of Zangilan district. Citing the ministry’s press service, AZERTAC presents the video footages ...

President Ilham Aliyev received in a video format Anar Karimov on his appointment as Minister of Culture VIDEO

05.01.2021 [16:08]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received in a video format Anar Karimov on his appointment as Minister of Culture. The head of state made a speech at the video meeting ...

Saudi Arabia urges caution in uncertain global oil markets

05.01.2021 [15:34]
Saudi Arabia has urged its fellow participants in OPEC+ to observe “caution and responsibility” in oil market policy as several countries go back into pandemic lockdowns, hitting demand prospects at the start of the year, according to Arab News ...