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Azerbaijani MP to attend round table for parliamentarians in Poland

25.06.2022 [19:21]
Azerbaijani MP Mazahir Afandiyev will leave for Poland on June 26 to take part in a round table for parliamentarians in the city of Katowice. The visit will last until June 29 ...

Azerbaijan detects 34 daily COVID-19 cases

25.06.2022 [19:14]
Azerbaijan logged 34 new coronavirus infections over the past 24 hours, taking national count to 793,140, 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 ...

Whitsunday Islands – Australia`s exotic and breathtakingly beautiful destination

25.06.2022 [18:40]
The Whitsunday Islands were formed more than 100 million years ago after volcanic activity formed mountainous terrain that remained connected to the mainland coast. The Whitsunday Islands are a collection of 74 tropical mini-paradises ...

Baku to host concert of Brazilian band Choronas

25.06.2022 [18:39]
Brazilian musical band Choronas will give a concert at the International Mugham Center in Baku on June 27. Founded in 1994 by Sao Paulo musicians, the ensemble has performed on many stages around the world. Choronas' repertoire includes favorite classics of popular ...

Milan Polytechnic University delegation’s visit to Azerbaijan within Italy-Azerbaijan University wraps up

25.06.2022 [18:29]
A delegation of seven experts from the Polytechnic University of Milan visited Azerbaijan on June 19-22. The purpose of the visit was to carry out a preliminary study for building the School of Architecture and Design within the Italy-Azerbaijan University, which will be based at ADA University ...

Drought-hit Milan to close fountains

25.06.2022 [18:04]
The mayor of Milan on Saturday announced the northern Italian city's fountains would be switched off as part of water restrictions imposed due to a drought, according to France 24. Beppe Sala announced the measures the day after the wider Lombardy region declared a state of emergency ...

Azerbaijani judokas to contest medals at Banja Luka Junior European Cup 2022

25.06.2022 [18:01]
Azerbaijani judokas will test their strength at Banja Luka Junior European Cup 2022 to be held in Bosnia And Herzegovina on June 25-26. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on seven judokas. The tournament will bring together 227 judokas from 24 countries ...

Group of servicemen of Defense Ministry awarded

25.06.2022 [17:40]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has issued orders to award a group of servicemen of the Ministry of Defense. Under the Order of the head of state, 8 military men have been conferred with supreme military ranks. 2 military persons received the military rank of Lieutenant General ...

Türkiye neutralizes 7 PKK/YPG terrorists in northern Iraq, Syria

25.06.2022 [16:11]
Türkiye neutralized seven PKK/YPG terrorists in northern Iraq and northern Syria, the National Defense Ministry said on Saturday, according to Anadolu Agency. “5 PKK/YPG terrorists were neutralized by our Turkish Armed Forces ...

Chairman of Azerbaijan’s KOBIA meets with Director of USAID Mission to Azerbaijan

25.06.2022 [16:08]
Chairman of the Board of Small and Medium Business Development Agency of Azerbaijan (KOBIA) Orkhan Mammadov has met with Director of the USAID Mission to Azerbaijan Jaidev Singh as he completes his tenure in the country. Orkhan Mammadov ...

Netflix cuts 300 employees in new round of layoffs

25.06.2022 [15:34]
Netflix has cut an additional 300 employees — around 3 percent of its workforce — marking the latest round of major layoffs at the beleaguered streaming giant, according to Hollywood reporter. “Both Ted and I regret not seeing our slowing revenue growth earlier so we could have ensured ...

Azerbaijani judokas claim 4 medals on Day 2 of European Championships Cadets Porec 2022

25.06.2022 [13:57]
Azerbaijani judokas have won four medals, including a gold on Day 2 of the European Championships Cadets Porec 2022 in Croatia. Fidan Alizade grabbed a gold medal in the women`s 57kg weight category. Nijat Naghiyev ...

EU’s Borrell visits Iran in bid to revive nuclear talks

25.06.2022 [13:12]
European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell was due to meet Iran’s top diplomat on Saturday after arriving for talks on efforts to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal, according to Alarabiya. Borrell flew in to Tehran on Friday night for a visit aimed at getting the talks back on track three months ...

Azerbaijani oil sells for more than $121

25.06.2022 [12:07]
Azerbaijani oil price has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $2.86 to trade at $121.43 ...

First passenger bus leaves Baku for Fuzuli

25.06.2022 [11:43]
The first passenger bus has today left Baku for Fuzuli. The bus departed Baku International and Intercity Bus Terminal at 7:00 in the direction of Fuzuli. The Baku-Fuzuli-Baku route is being implemented for the first time ...

Oil prices jump on world markets

25.06.2022 [11:36]
Oil prices have increased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil rose $3.07 to trade at $113.12, while the price of the Light crude oil at the NYMEX ...

Italy reports 55,829 new Covid-19 cases , 51 more victims

25.06.2022 [10:19]
There have been 55,829 new cases of COVID-19 in Italy in the last 24 hours, and 51 more victims of the virus, the health ministry said Friday, according to ANSA. That compares to 56,166 new cases and 75 more victims Thursday ...

Delegation of UAE investors to visit Azerbaijan

24.06.2022 [21:01]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Economy Mikayil Jabbarov has met with Chief Executive Officer of Abu Dhabi Development Holding Company Mohamed Hassan Alsuwaidi. The sides exchanged views on expanding cooperation in the oil and gas production and investing in various sectors of the economy ...

Azerbaijani, Russian Foreign Ministers give joint press conference in Baku

24.06.2022 [20:53]
Azerbaijani Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov and Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergey Lavrov have held a joint press conference following their meeting. Speaking at the press conference, Minister Jeyhun Bayramov noted that the relations between ...

Chief of General Staff of Azerbaijani Army attends next meeting of CIS Council of Defense Ministers

24.06.2022 [20:29]
First Deputy Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan - Chief of the General Staff of the Azerbaijan Army, Colonel General Karim Valiyev, who is on a visit to the Russian Federation, has participated in the 80th meeting of the Council of Defense Ministers of the member states of the Commonwealth ...

EU to allocate EUR 9 bln in aid to Ukraine

24.06.2022 [20:08]
The EU will allocate EUR 9 billion in aid to Ukraine, Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has said. “This historical moment and the language of today’s conclusions have been rejected for a long time ...

First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva congratulated medal winners of European and world championships

24.06.2022 [19:45]
First Vice-President of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has congratulated medal winners of the European and world championships on her official Instagram page. The post says: “I sincerely congratulate all our athletes who became the medal winners of the European ...

Azerbaijan, UAE discuss expansion of partnership on green energy production

24.06.2022 [18:44]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Economy Mikayil Jabbarov has met with Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology of the United Arab Emirates, Managing Director and Group CEO of ADNOC and Chairman of Masdar Company Sultan Al Jaber ...

Baku hosts 24th annual meeting of BSTDB Board of Governors

24.06.2022 [18:08]
The 24th annual meeting of the Board of Governors of the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) was held in Baku on June 23. Opening the meeting, Finance Minister, Chairperson for the Republic of Azerbaijan of the BSTDB Samir Sharifov said that the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank ...