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Azerbaijani, Lithuanian presidents held expanded meeting VIDEO

18.05.2022 [16:10]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has had an expanded meeting with President of the Republic of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda. Addressing the event, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev ...

Euro area's annual inflation slightly lowers to 7.4% in April

18.05.2022 [15:38]
Annual inflation rate in Euro area was slightly lower to 7.4% in April, from a preliminary figure of 7.5%, but remaining at a record high level, according to official data on Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reports. The highest contribution to the inflation comes from energy (+3.70 percentage points, pp), followed by services ...

May 18 marks International Museum Day

18.05.2022 [15:01]
On May 20, the Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum will host a series of events on the occasion of International Museum Day. The photo exhibition “Talking Monuments” aimed to educate the young generation about the preservation of Azerbaijan’s national and cultural heritage, museums and historic ...

Official dinner was hosted on behalf of President Ilham Aliyev and his wife Mehriban Aliyeva in honor of President Gitanas Nausėda and his wife Diana Nausėdienė VIDEO

18.05.2022 [14:10]
An official dinner has been hosted on behalf of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his wife Mehriban Aliyeva in honor of President of the Republic of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda and his wife Diana Nausėdienė ...

Mbappe agrees Real Madrid terms and transfer for PSG star to be announced after Champions League final

18.05.2022 [14:07]
Kylian Mbappe has agreed terms with Real Madrid, with a transfer for the Paris Saint-Germain star set to be announced after the Champions League final, according to Goal. Mbappe only has one month left to run on his current contract ...

Potentially alive 830-million-year-old organisms found trapped in ancient rock

18.05.2022 [13:58]
An incredible discovery has just revealed a potential new source for understanding life on ancient Earth. A team of geologists has just discovered tiny remnants of prokaryotic and algal life – trapped inside crystals of halite dating back to 830 million years ago. Halite is sodium chloride ...

Azerbaijani, Lithuanian presidents held meeting VIDEO

18.05.2022 [13:08]
Followıng the official welcome ceremony, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with President of the Republic of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda. Welcoming the Lithuanian President, President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev said ...

Azerbaijani, Lithuanian first ladies met VIDEO

18.05.2022 [12:58]
First Lady of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has met with First Lady of the Republic of Lithuania Diana Nausėdienė ...

Wandering spider - one of world's deadliest spider mainly found in South America

18.05.2022 [12:56]
The wandering spider, (family Ctenidae), any member of the family Ctenidae (order Araneida), a small group of large spiders of mainly tropical and subtropical regions, commonly found on foliage and on the ground. Their first two legs are armed with strong bristles on the lower side ...

International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture discuss joint projects

18.05.2022 [11:54]
President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation Gunay Afandiyeva has met with Azerbaijan’s Minister of Culture Anar Karimov. During the meeting, talks were held regarding further expansion of the existing partnership between the Foundation and Azerbaijan, its founding member, as well as joint steps ...

Lamborghini to enter WEC and IMSA in 2024 with new LMDh

18.05.2022 [11:41]
Lamborghini Squadra Corse, the Italian manufacturer’s motorsport division, confirmed on Tuesday that it will compete at the pinnacle of sports car racing for the first time, which will include bids for outright honours at the 24-hour endurance classics at Le Mans and Daytona, according ...

Azerbaijani oil price exceeds $123

18.05.2022 [11:20]
Azerbaijani oil price has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $3.79 to trade at $123.18 ...

Ten dead after van plunges into river in south China

18.05.2022 [11:13]
Ten people were killed after a van plunged into a river in Shaoguan City, south China's Guangdong Province, on Monday, local authorities said Tuesday, according to Xinhua. The accident happened at around 5:20 p.m. Monday when the van carrying ...

Azerbaijan’s badminton player qualifies for main round of Thailand Open-2022

18.05.2022 [11:10]
Azerbaijani badminton player Ade Resky Dwicahyo has defeated Egyptian Adham Hatem Elgamal 2:0 and German Max Weißkirchen 2:0 to qualify for the main round of the Thailand Open Super 500 tournament, held in Nonthaburi, Thailand, on May 17-20 ...

Oil prices rise on world markets

18.05.2022 [11:08]
Oil prices have increased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil rose $0.83 to trade at $112.76, while the price of the Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York ...

Reina Sofía Museum - Spain’s national museum of modern art, one of most visited museums in Madrid

18.05.2022 [11:07]
Madrid’s Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía is Spain’s national museum of modern art. It is built on the site of the San Carlos Hospital commissioned by King Charles III in the 18th century. The building has undergone ...

Tashkent hosts 1st meeting of SCO countries in field of plant quarantine

18.05.2022 [10:58]
As part of the chairmanship of Uzbekistan in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), the first meeting of the heads of ministries and departments of the SCO, which interact in the field of plant quarantine, was held in Tashkent on Tuesday in a hybrid format ...

Official welcome ceremony was held for Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda VIDEO

18.05.2022 [10:35]
An official welcome ceremony has today been held for President of the Republic of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda, who arrived in Azerbaijan for an official visit. A guard of honor was arranged for the Lithuanian President in the square decorated with the national flags of the two countries ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan Army positions in Kalbajar direction were subjected to fire

18.05.2022 [10:18]
“On the night of May 17-18, positions of the Azerbaijan Army in the direction of Zeylik settlement of Kalbajar district were subjected to intensive fire,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry told AZERTAC. “The Armenian armed forces units from the positions in Yukhari Shorzha settlement of Basarkechar district ...

Azerbaijan administers over 3,530 COVID-19 vaccine shots in 24 hours

17.05.2022 [22:54]
Azerbaijan administered a total of 3,530 COVID-19 jabs on Tuesday, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. Azerbaijan has administered more than 13,6 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines since it launched an immunization drive in January 2021 ...

3rd General Conference of ECO Parliamentary Assembly signs Baku Declaration

17.05.2022 [22:53]
The 3rd General Conference of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO PA) has featured the signing of the Baku Declaration.ECO PA Secretary General Tahir Hussain congratulated the participants on the signing of the Declaration ...

Azerbaijan assumes chairmanship of ECO Parliamentary Assembly

17.05.2022 [22:46]
The Executive Council of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Economic Cooperation Organisation had a meeting on the margins of the 3rd General Conference of the PA, the Press and Public Relations Department of the Milli Majlis told AZERTAC ...

Azerbaijan logs 7 new COVID-19 cases

17.05.2022 [22:22]
7 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 4 patients have been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, the overall confirmed cases in Azerbaijan have reached ...

Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda arrives in Azerbaijan for official visit

17.05.2022 [22:21]
President of the Republic of Lithuania Gitanas Nausėda has arrived in Azerbaijan for an official visit. A guard of honor was arranged for the Lithuanian President at the Heydar Aliyev International Airport decorated with the national flags of the two countries ...