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Japan set to fine Meta, Twitter if they keep neglecting domestic registry

21.06.2022 [10:15]
The Japanese government is set to levy fines against overseas IT giants that have failed to register their overseas headquarters in Japan, Nikkei has learned. A total of 48 companies, including Twitter, Facebook-owner Meta and Google, were asked to register by the end ...

Boris Johnson returns to No 10 after minor sinus operation

21.06.2022 [09:47]
Boris Johnson had a "minor routine operation related to his sinuses" under general anaesthetic at a London hospital on Monday morning, according to BBC. The prime minister had the operation at 06:00 BST and was back in Downing Street at 10:00 ...

IOM Azerbaijan officially hands over renovated another kahriz and water distribution infrastructure to local community in Gazakh district

20.06.2022 [20:40]
IOM Azerbaijan officially handed over renovated fifteenth kahriz named Chayli and water distribution infrastructure located in Bala Chayli village to the community of the Bala Chayli and Chayli village of Gazakh district within the current IOM Project “Integrated Rural Development for IDP communities in Azerbaijan through ...

All countries may freely buy food products, fertilizers from Russia, Borrell says

20.06.2022 [20:32]
Anyone who wants to buy Russian food products and fertilizers can do so without any obstacles, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell said upon arriving at a meeting of EU top diplomats in Luxembourg on Monday, according to ...

Azerbaijani gymnasts clinch four European bronzes

20.06.2022 [20:21]
Azerbaijani female gymnasts have captured four medals at the 2022 European Championships in Rhythmic Gymnastics in Tel Aviv, Israel. Kamila Gafarova earned a bronze medal in the clubs, while another three bronzes were clinched by the national gymnastics team. ...

Khojaly genocide in photos of Istanbul exhibition

20.06.2022 [20:07]
The Turkish Grand National Assembly (TBMM) and the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) have jointly organized a photo exhibition on migration and the plight of refugees on the sidelines of the Global Parliamentary Conference in Istanbul. Speaker of the Turkish Grand National Assembly Mustafa Sentop ...

Asia's largest passenger railway hub starts operation in Beijing

20.06.2022 [20:04]
The largest passenger railway hub in Asia was put into operation Monday in Beijing as a four-year reconstruction breathes new life into the Chinese capital's oldest railway station, according to Xinhua ...

Azerbaijan detects 5 daily COVID-19 cases

20.06.2022 [20:02]
5 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 1 patient has been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, no new coronavirus-related deaths were reported in the last 24 hours ...

Azerbaijan`s minister of culture to visit Iran

20.06.2022 [19:06]
On June 20, Azerbaijani Minister of Culture Anar Karimov will visit Tehran at the invitation of the Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance of the Islamic Republic of Iran. During the trip, Karimov will hold a number of meetings with Iranian officials ...

Speaker of Azerbaijan`s Parliament attends Global Parliamentary Conference in Istanbul

20.06.2022 [18:57]
An Azerbaijani parliamentary delegation led by Speaker of the Milli Majlis Sahiba Gafarova is attending the Global Parliamentary Conference headlined “Parliaments and the Global Compacts on Migration and Refugees: How to Bring About Stronger International Cooperation and National Implementation?” in Istanbul ...

Teymur Rajabov draws with Ian Nepomniachtchi at FIDE Candidates 2022

20.06.2022 [18:52]
Azerbaijani GM Teymur Rajabov has been held to a draw by GM Ian Nepomniachtchi in Round 3 of the 2022 FIDE Candidates Chess Tournament in Madrid, Spain. FIDE Candidates 2022 is one of the most important events of the year as the world’s ...

® Azercell products now at Azerpost offices

20.06.2022 [18:36]
Azercell services provided at Azerpost’s Baku and Absheron offices will be available at all the points in the soonest time. Adhering to the strategic goal of "Easing connectivity, empowering lives", the country's leading mobile operator Azercell Telecom is the ...

Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan discuss strengthening of economic ties

20.06.2022 [18:10]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Economy Mikayil Jabbarov has met with Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investments and Foreign Trade of the Republic of Uzbekistan Sardor Umurzak. "During the meeting with the Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Investment ...

Azerbaijan’s National Defense University hosts graduation ceremony

20.06.2022 [18:04]
The next graduation ceremony of the Strategic Researches and State Defense Management Academic Courses has been held at the National Defense University of Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense. First, the memory of the national leader of the Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev ...

President Ilham Aliyev allocates AZN 2.1m for construction of highway in Aghstafa

20.06.2022 [17:55]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order providing funding for the construction of Aghstafa-Poylu-state border with Georgia (11 km) - Giraq Kasaman highway in Aghstafa district. Under the presidential Order, the Azerbaijan Highway State Agency ...

Highly qualified doctors - forum participants conduct surgeries, treatment and examination

20.06.2022 [17:17]
Highly qualified doctors, who are taking part in the First International Medical Forum in the Nakhchivan Autonomous Republic, have conducted surgeries, treatment and examination in a number of healthcare facilities in Nakhchivan ...

Baku to host annual meeting of Black Sea Trade and Development Bank

20.06.2022 [17:11]
The 24th annual meeting of the Board of Governors of the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) will be held in Baku on June 23-24, 2022 under the chairmanship of the Republic of Azerbaijan. At the meeting, the Board of Governors will evaluate the Bank's ...

Aircraft catches fire midair in India, all passengers safe

20.06.2022 [16:19]
An aircraft carrying 185 passengers Sunday made an emergency landing immediately after the takeoff as its left engine caught fire in the eastern Indian state of Bihar, officials said, according to Xinhua. All the passengers ...

Ukraine was Azerbaijan’s top export market among CIS countries in five months

20.06.2022 [15:48]
Ukraine was Azerbaijan’s top export market in January-May 2022, according to the State Customs Committee. Ukraine, Russia and Belarus were the largest export destinations of Azerbaijan among the CIS member states. The volume ...

Azerbaijan’s Mine Action Agency: 557 hectares of liberated territory cleared of mines and UXOs over past week

20.06.2022 [15:23]
“During the mine-clearing operations in Tartar, Aghdam, Khojavand, Shusha, Fuzuli, Gubadli, Jabrayil and Zangilan districts 79 anti-personnel and 13 anti-tank mines, as well as 58 unexploded ordnances (UXO) were found and neutralized from June 13 to 18,” Azerbaijan’s Mine Action Agency said in a statement ...

Azerbaijani freestyle wrestling team crowned European champions

20.06.2022 [15:19]
The Azerbaijan freestyle wrestling team have finished first in the overall medal table of the European Cadets Championships in Bucharest, Romania. Sadig Huseynov (45kg), Vasif Baghirov (48kg), Elman Aghayev (51kg), Jamal Abbasov (55kg), Ilyas Isayev (65kg) and Yusif Dursunov (110kg) bagged gold ...

AZAL to increase frequency of flight operated from Baku to Antalya

20.06.2022 [15:05]
“Azerbaijan Airlines” increases the frequency of flights on Baku-Antalya-Baku route within the 2022 summer season. Starting from 2 July, the air carrier launches additional flights (J2- 027/028) on this route, which will be operated on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays ...

Gala night organized for participants of International Medical Forum

20.06.2022 [13:43]
The first day of the International Medical Forum ended with a grandiose gala night organized in the Nakhchivan Palace new service complex, as a grand concert program was offered at the gala, which was attended by about 400 representatives of the forum. At the gala night ...

University of Bologna delegation’s visit to Azerbaijan within Italy-Azerbaijan University wraps up

20.06.2022 [13:04]
A delegation of four experts from The Department of Agricultural and Food Sciences of the University of Bologna headed by the Vice-Rector for International Relations Raffaella Campaner and the Director of the International Relations Division Dr. Giovanna Filippini visited ...