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“Managing in an Interconnected World: Pioneering Business and Technology Excellence” international conference underway at ADA University

09.07.2014 [10:29]
The 16th annual international conference “Managing in an Interconnected World: Pioneering Business and Technology Excellence” is underway at ADA University. Rector of ADA University Hafiz Pashayev provided an insight into the activities of the ...

Seleção stunned, seventh heaven for Germany

09.07.2014 [10:28]
Germany have advanced to the FIFA World Cup Final with a sensational 7-1 drubbing of Brazil at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte. The brilliance of Joachim Low's side was matched only by the ineptitude of the hosts, who suffered their heaviest-ever defeat and became the first team to concede seven in a knockout match at the world finals ...

Nicaraguan FM pays respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani heroes

09.07.2014 [10:12]
Foreign Minister of Nicaragua Samuel Santos Lopez has today visited the Alley of Honours to lay flowers at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev. He also put flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva. The FM then visited the Alley of Martyrs to commemorate Azerbaijani heroes who gave their ...

Azerbaijani Centre of Electronic Safety becomes member of international organization

08.07.2014 [20:48]
The Azerbaijani Centre of Electronic Safety under the Ministry of Communications and Information Technologies has become member of the Anti-Phishing Working Group (APWG). The membership will create opportunities for successful continuation of Azerbaijani electronic safety policy on the international arena ...

Azerbaijan, NATO discuss cooperation prospects

08.07.2014 [20:42]
Azerbaijani minister of foreign affairs Elmar Mammadyarov has today met NATO Secretary General’s Special Representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia James Appathurai. ...

UNFPA praises Azerbaijan’s reproductive health and family planning program

08.07.2014 [20:04]
The works done within the national reproductive health strategy and healthy maternity program and achievements in Azerbaijan attracts the attention of the international organizations. The Regional Director of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) for Eastern Europe and ...

Manager arrested by Fifa partners: World Cup in Brazil: Ticket Scandal

08.07.2014 [20:00]
Police in Rio de Janeiro has made in the ticket black market scandal at the World Championships a spectacular arrest. In days long-sought “Mister X” is apparently to Ray Whelan, executive director of the Fifa ticket distributor Match Services ...

ADA University to host 16th annual international conference on “Managing in an Interconnected World: Pioneering Business and Technology Excellence”

08.07.2014 [19:20]
The ADA University School of Business will host on Wednesday, the 16th annual international conference on “Managing in an Interconnected World: Pioneering Business and Technology Excellence”. The conference is designed to encourage research that takes unique perspectives on the ...

Azerbaijani rider 2nd at Mons international tournament

08.07.2014 [19:12]
Azerbaijani rider Patrick McEntee has finished second at the CSI4* show jumping international tournament in Mons in Belgium. The event involved riders from 20 countries ...

FIFA won't punish Zuniga or rescind Thiago Silva's suspension

08.07.2014 [19:09]
The FIFA Disciplinary Committee announced Monday that it cannot take action to punish Colombian soccer player Camilo Zuniga for kneeing Brazil's Neymar in the back and fracturing a vertebra, and rejected the request by the Brazilian Soccer ...

OSCE monitoring ends without incidents

08.07.2014 [19:08]
In accordance with the mandate of personal representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, the OSCE mission has today conducted a monitoring on troops contact line in Alibayli village of Azerbaijan`s Tovuz region. The monitoring ended without ...

President Ilham Aliyev signs Order on extra measures related to construction of highway in Goychay district

08.07.2014 [18:44]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today signed an Order on extra measures related to the construction of the Jayirli-Gizilagaj-Yenikand highway in the Goychay district. The highway links 6 residential areas with the total population of 7,000 people ...

Official statistics of State Migration Service of Azerbaijan Republic for June 2014

08.07.2014 [17:54]
Relevant measures towards implementation of state policy in migration sphere, strengthening state control over migration processes, management and regulation of migration processes, as well as preparation and realization of measures for prevention of illegal migration have been conducted by the State Migration Service of the ...

Member of UK Parliament supports the Many Happy Returns campaign

08.07.2014 [17:04]
Gerry Sutcliffe, the Labour MP for Bradford South, has expressed his support for the Many Happy Returns (MHR) campaign at www.manyhappyreturnsidp.com. Mr Sutcliffe had a long and distinguished political career in the last Labour government ...

World Bank: Azerbaijan fourth for per capita GDP among CIS states

08.07.2014 [17:03]
In 2013, Azerbaijan increased its per capita GDP to $7,812 (against $7,394) in the current US dollar value, according to the World Bank's database. For this indicator the country is 67th among world countries and fourth among all the CIS ...

Azerbaijani peacekeepers seen off to Afghanistan

08.07.2014 [16:42]
Today, 30 peacekeepers of the Azerbaijani Armed Forces, who are serving under the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) in Afghanistan, were seen off to Afghanistan on a rotating basis, Defense Ministry’s press service said. ...

Azerbaijan's U16 field hockey team to face Gibraltar and Armenia in European championship

08.07.2014 [16:20]
Azerbaijan`s Under-16 field hockey team will play Gibraltar and Armenia in the European championship to be held in Vilnius, Lithuania. Six teams are divided into two groups, with Azerbaijan placed in Group B. Group A features Bulgaria, Switzerland and Lithuania ...

Georgian Parliament Speaker visits National Flag Square in Baku

08.07.2014 [15:55]
Speaker of the Georgian Parliament David Usupashvili has today visited the National Flag Square in Azerbaijan`s capital. He was told that Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed two executive orders in 2007 ...

Azerbaijani FC Gabala snap up Slovakian defender

08.07.2014 [15:44]
Azerbaijan`s football club Gabala have signed a one-year contract with Slovakian defender Pavol Farkas. Farkas previously played for Slovakian Nitra, Petrzalka, Romanian Vaslui, Italian Chievo and ...

Solar powered agricultural robot built in Australia

08.07.2014 [15:44]
A new solar-powered robot has been designed for farms to collect data on pests and plant disease, pick weeds, and even harvest crops in future. The Ladybird is laser-guided and self-driving robot that uses sensors and hyper-spectral cameras to collect data about pests and crop conditions as it moves around, which it ...

Baku to host second SOCAR OGPC Forum in November

08.07.2014 [15:36]
The 2nd Oil and Gas Processing and Petrochemical Complex (OGPC) Forum of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) will be held in Baku in November. The organisers of the forum are Caspian Event Organisers (CEO), Iteca Caspian and INBC consulting ...

Azeri oil shipping from Turkish Ceyhan port reaches 14.282 million tons in June

08.07.2014 [15:34]
The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan (SOCAR) has announced that in June it was shipped 2.579 million tons of Azeri oil from Turkish port Ceyhan. In June 1.795 million tons of overall shipping is accounted for the State Oil Fund of Azerbaijan (SOFAZ). In 2014 shipment of Azeri oil from Ceyhan still totals 14.282.527 million tons ...

Azerbaijani NGO Support Council’s Chairman meets Secretary-General of European People’s Party, Executive Secretary of Centrist Democrat International

08.07.2014 [15:32]
Chairman of the Council of State Support to NGOs under the President of Azerbaijan, MP Azay Guliyev has met Secretary-General of the European People’s Party, Executive Secretary of the Centrist Democrat International Antonio Lopez-Isturiz White ...