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China’s ex-justice minister sentenced to death for corruption

22.09.2022 [15:55]
A court in China on Thursday sentenced a former justice minister to death for over $16 million in corruption, with a two-year reprieve, according to Anadolu Agency. Fu Zhenghua, 67, was found guilty by the Intermediate People's Court of Changchun in northeast China's Jilin province ...

Azerbaijani MP attends PACE Committee meeting

22.09.2022 [15:25]
Member of Azerbaijani Parliament Sevinj Fataliyeva is participating in the meeting of the Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) ...

Turkish media highlights President Ilham Aliyev`s visit to Lachin

22.09.2022 [15:25]
The Turkish media have widely covered raising of the Azerbaijani flag by President Ilham Aliyev in the city of Lachin on September 21. The Turkish leading media outlets, including Anadolu Agency and IHA news agencies, as well as TRT Haber, TGRT, TRT Avaz, CNN Turk TV channels, "Milliyet", "Hurriyet", "Takvim", "Star" newspapers have published articles highlighting ...

Pound falls below $ 1.13 after hawkish Fed comments

22.09.2022 [14:17]
The pound has fallen below $1.13 for the first time in 37 years after the Federal Reserve raised interest rates by another 75 basis points and signaled further tightening, according to The Times. Sterling fell after the Fed’s more hawkish stance on curbing inflation pushed ...

World’s largest wealth fund to decarbonize holdings by 2050

22.09.2022 [14:17]
The world’s largest wealth fund, Norway Government Pension Fund Global, will decarbonize its holdings by pushing firms to cut greenhouse gas emissions to zero by 2050, the fund management company, Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM), announced Tuesday, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Bora-Bora – dreamlike island in South Pacific where luxury resorts compete with lavish nature to fulfill your every wish

22.09.2022 [14:11]
Far away in the vast South Pacific Ocean lies Bora-bora, dreamlike island with a dormant volcano at its heart, covered by thick jungle, surrounded by an emerald necklace of tiny sand-fringed islands that form a turquoise lagoon hiding rich coral reefs and thousands of colorful fish ...

New York hosts ministerial meeting of Non-Aligned Movement

22.09.2022 [14:04]
A ministerial meeting of the Non-Aligned Movement has been held in New York on the sidelines of the high-level week of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly. About 50 foreign ministers of the member states of the Non-Aligned Movement ...

Azerbaijani FM attends ministerial meeting of OIC Contact Group on Jammu and Kashmir

22.09.2022 [14:00]
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov has participated in the ministerial meeting of the Contact Group of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Jammu and Kashmir on the sidelines of the high-level week of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly in New York ...

Azercosmos, Voyager Space sign MoU for space initiatives

22.09.2022 [13:53]
Azercosmos, Space Agency of the Republic of Azerbaijan, and Voyager Space, a global leader in space exploration, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish a regional hub for space exploration in Azerbaijan ...

AZPROMO joins World Investment Conference

22.09.2022 [13:17]
Azerbaijan`s Export and Investment Promotion Agency (AZPROMO) has participated in the 26th World Investment Conference (WIC) in Geneva organized by the World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (WAIPA) ...

IDD’s Damjan Krnjevic addresses EU Commission Energy Conference

22.09.2022 [13:14]
European Commissioner for Energy Kadri Simson opened the 2022 annual PCI Energy Days, an important policy conference organized by the European Commission dedicated to the implementation of EU “projects of common interest” (PCIs) including the Southern Gas Corridor ...

Azerbaijani FM informs Slovak counterpart on Armenia`s recent provocations

22.09.2022 [12:36]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has met with Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Rastislav Káčer on the sidelines of the high-level week of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly ...

Armenian side’s provocation suppressed in Kalbajar direction

22.09.2022 [12:19]
On September 22, at about 02:00 a.m., Armenian armed forces units attempted to commit another provocation in the direction of Kalbajar district of the Azerbaijani-Armenian state border, Ministry of Defense of Azerbaijan told AZERTAC ...

® Azercell announces “Back to school” campaign

22.09.2022 [12:10]
Azercell launches the “Back to school” campaign for the subscribers who sign up to Bookmate and Busuu apps for the first time. Users who join the campaign on 15 September and sign up for Bookmate e-library, and Busuu language-learning program ...

Venezuelan artist make ‘eco-mural’ with recycled plastic bottle caps

22.09.2022 [11:28]
A Venezuelan artist makes “eco-mural” using recycled plastic bottle caps with help of people, according to Anadolu Agency. About 1500 people including children are working with Oscar Oliveras to create a mega mural by gluing the colorful plastic bottle caps to a wall in Venezuela’s capital ...

Azeri Light crude sells for $92.6

22.09.2022 [10:55]
Azerbaijani oil price has decreased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil fell $1.13 to trade at $92.6 ...

Oil prices rise on world markets

22.09.2022 [10:46]
Oil prices have increased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil rose $0.54 to trade at $90.37, while the price of the Light crude oil at the NYMEX ...

Orbital Reef space station wins a key role in Hollywood movie even before it’s built

22.09.2022 [10:43]
Orbital Reef, the in-progress private space station headed by Blue Origin and Sierra Space, is coming to the big screen, according to TechCrunch.The companies announced today that the space station will be featured in a forthcoming film, HELIOS, in a deal with production company Centerboro Productions ...

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister meets with FMs of Mongolia, Syria and Somalia

22.09.2022 [10:33]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has held meetings with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Mongolia Battsetseg Batmunkh, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Expatriates of the Syrian Arab Republic Faisal Mikdad and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Somalia Abshir Omar ...

US stocks dive 1.7% after Fed bumps rates 75 bp for 3rd time

22.09.2022 [10:29]
Major indexes in the US stock market plummeted around 1.7% on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by 75 basis points for the third consecutive time, according to Anadolu Agency. The Dow declined 522 points, or 1.7%, to close at 30,183. The S&P 500 lost 66 points, or 1.71%, to 3,789 ...

First Vice-President Mehriban Aliyeva shared video footage from Lachin

22.09.2022 [10:23]
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has posted a video footage from Lachin on her official Instagram page. AZERTAC presents the post ...

Azerbaijani President: Armenia saw that no-one's call, no statements can stop us

21.09.2022 [20:32]
“In the past few months, they have committed repeated military provocations against us. More than 1,400 new landmines were planted in Lachin district alone, and these mines were planted in 2021, i.e. after the war. This is an open act of terror against Azerbaijan. Since ...

President Ilham Aliyev: Azerbaijani flag will fly in Lachin forever

21.09.2022 [20:05]
“On 26 August, the Azerbaijani Army entered the city of Lachin and we regained the city of Lachin. This is a historic event. The liberation of Lachin will remain in history forever. Today, I raised the Azerbaijani flag in the city center, in the central street of Lachin. This flag will fly here forever,” said Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev as he made a speech at the ceremony ...

The National Interest: Is the Armenia-Azerbaijan peace process dead?

21.09.2022 [20:01]
US-based The National Interest, a bimonthly international affairs magazine has published an article by Chairman of the Board of the Baku-based Center of Analysis of International Relations (AIR) Farid Shafiyev and Head of Department at the AIR Vasif Huseynov ...

Firefighting helicopter crashes in southwestern Türkiye

21.09.2022 [19:59]
A firefighting helicopter on Thursday crashed in Türkiye's southwestern Denizli province, its governor said, according to Anadolu Agency. Ali Fuat Atik told Anadolu Agency that the aircraft crashed near the town of Cardak, injuring one person, and rescue teams were directed ...