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Minister of Commerce and Industry: Qatar attaches great importance to cooperation with Azerbaijan

28.01.2022 [20:31]
“Qatar attaches great importance to the development of cooperation with Azerbaijan in various areas, including trade and economic spheres,” said Minister of Commerce and Industry of Qatar Sheikh Mohammed Bin Hamad Bin Qassim Al-Abdullah Al-Thani as he met ...

Azerbaijan administers over 11,9 million coronavirus jabs so far

28.01.2022 [20:23]
Azerbaijan has administered over 11,9 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines since it launched an immunization drive in January 2021, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. More than 5,2 million people have gotten the first jab, while over 4,7 million ...

Azerbaijan logs 3,564 new COVID-19 cases

28.01.2022 [19:16]
3,564 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 1,004 patients have been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, 19 persons have died after testing positive for COVID-19 ...

Medvedev beats Tsitsipas, to face Nadal in Australian Open final

28.01.2022 [18:54]
Daniil Medvedev will take on Rafael Nadal in the 2022 Australian Open men's final as he beat Greek Stefanos Tsitsipas in the semifinals on Friday, according to Anadolu Agency. The second-seed Russian sealed the victory with sets of 7-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 at the Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne ...

Russia was Azerbaijan’s top export market among CIS countries in 2021

28.01.2022 [18:32]
Russia was Azerbaijan’s top export market among CIS countries last year, according to the State Customs Committee. Official statistics suggest that last year Russia, Ukraine and Belarus were the largest export destinations of Azerbaijan among the CIS member states ...

Azerbaijani PM meets with WCO Secretary General

28.01.2022 [18:30]
Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Ali Asadov has met with Secretary General of the World Customs Organization (WCO) Kunio Mikuriya. The large-scale reforms carried out in Azerbaijan in all areas, including in the sphere of customs were underlined at the meeting. The sides hailed the successful cooperation between ...

Russia was top export destination of Azerbaijan’s non-oil products in 2021

28.01.2022 [17:07]
Russia was the top export destination of Azerbaijan’s non-oil products last year, according to the State Customs Committee. Official statistics suggests that Russia, Turkey, Switzerland, Georgia and the US were the five major export destinations of Azerbaijan’s non-oil products ...

Toyota group tops global auto sales in 2021 for 2nd straight year

28.01.2022 [16:55]
The Toyota Motor Corp. group ranked top in global auto sales in 2021, overtaking Germany's Volkswagen AG for the second consecutive year, on robust sales in China and the United States despite a global chip shortage, data showed Friday, according to Kyodo News ...

Italy was Azerbaijan`s top export market among European Union countries

28.01.2022 [16:41]
Italy was Azerbaijan`s top export market among the European Union countries last year, according to the State Customs Committee. Official statistics suggests that last year Italy, Croatia and Germany were the largest export destinations of Azerbaijan among the EU member states ...

ICAO included Zangilan Airport in catalogue of international location indicators

28.01.2022 [15:35]
The State Civil Aviation Agency under the Ministry of Digital Development and Transport has received a positive opinion from the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) regarding assignment of ICAO code for Zangilan International Airport under construction in Karabakh. The airport has been assigned an ICAO four-letter code UBBZ ...

Secretary General: The Organization of Turkic States expresses concern about the situation at the Kyrgyz-Tajik state border

28.01.2022 [15:31]
Secretary General of the Organization of Turkic States Baghdad Amreyev has issued a statement on the situation at the Kyrgyz-Tajik state border. The statement reads: “We express deep concern about the situation at the Kyrgyz-Tajik state border ...

Buta Airways to resume flights to Mineralnye Vody in February

28.01.2022 [15:29]
Buta Airways reopens direct flights from Baku to Mineralnye Vody. The air carrier will start operating flights from February 6. Flights en route Baku-Mineralnye Vody-Baku will be operated twice a week - on Tuesdays and Sundays. It should be noted ...

10 Pakistani soldiers killed in attack near Iranian border

28.01.2022 [15:25]
At least 10 Pakistani soldiers were killed in an attack on a security check post near the country's southwestern border with Iran, the Pakistan Army said, according to Anadolu Agency. In a statement issued on Thursday, the army said "terrorists" carried out the attack in the Kech area of Balochistan province ...

Turkic Academy, Turkish National Commission for UNESCO discuss cooperation

28.01.2022 [14:19]
Vice President of the International Turkic Academy Fuzuli Majidli has met with President of Turkish National Commission for UNESCO (TNCU) Prof. Öcal Oğuz. During the meeting, the sides discussed possible cooperation on UNESCO issues. The President of TNCU stated ...

Azerbaijani defense minister expresses condolences to Pakistani side

28.01.2022 [14:15]
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Defense, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has sent letters of condolences to Chief of Army Staff of Pakistan Army, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, and Chairman Joint Chiefs of Staff Committee of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, General Nadeem Raza, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

Hostage dead after 11-hour standoff near Tokyo

28.01.2022 [14:13]
A 66-year-old man attacked three medical workers making a visit to his home near Tokyo on Thursday night, shooting at least one of them with what appeared to be a hunting gun and taking another of them hostage, police said, adding that the hostage was later confirmed dead, according to Kyodo News ...

Defense Ministry: Armenian armed forces subject to fire positions of Azerbaijan Army in direction of Tovuz

28.01.2022 [14:05]
On January 27, starting from 08:58 PM to 11:00 PM, the Armenian armed forces units from the positions in Chinarli settlement of the Tovuzgala region of the state border using small arms periodically subjected to fire the positions of the Azerbaijan Army in the direction of Kokhanabi settlement of Tovuz district, Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...

Ambassador: Cuba has always supported the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan

28.01.2022 [14:04]
Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to Azerbaijan Alfredo Fidel Nieves Portuondo said that his country has always supported the territorial integrity of Azerbaijan as Azerbaijan`s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has met with him on the occasion of the completion of his ...

Azerbaijan hosts seminar on digital development and transport priorities

28.01.2022 [14:00]
The Ministry of Digital Development and Transport has held a seminar on “Digital Development and Transport Priorities in Azerbaijan”. The event was attended by experts in the field of information technologies and transport, public activists, representatives of NGOs, business sector and media ...