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Azerbaijan attends TURKSOY's 16th gathering of painters in Turkey

11.07.2013 [12:03]
Azerbaijani artist Mahsati Ibrahimova is participating in the TURKSOY's 16th gathering of painters in Turkey. The event brings together artists from 18 countries. TURKSOY’s Gathering of Painters which brings together famous painters of the Turkic World ...

Thailand`s culture to be promoted in Azerbaijan

11.07.2013 [12:02]
A cultural event titled “Thailand`s Experience-2013” will be held at the Azerbaijan State Theatre of Young Spectators Friday. Initiated by the Kingdom of Thailand, the event will be organized by Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Culture and Tourism ...

Armenia continues violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

11.07.2013 [11:30]
Subunits of the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire with Azerbaijan from their positions in Garakhanbayli village of Fuzuli region, Chilaburt villages of Terter region, Tap Garagoyunlu village of Goranboy region and nameless hills on July 10- ...

Participants of 6th Congress of Azerbaijani Journalists pay respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani heroes

11.07.2013 [11:11]
Participants of the 6th Congress of Azerbaijani Journalists have visited the Alley of Honors to lay a wreath at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev. They also visited laid a wreath at the tomb of great thinker, founder of Azerbaijani press Hasan Bey Zardabi ...

Azerbaijan into World Military Football Cup semifinal

11.07.2013 [00:07]
Azerbaijan have qualified for the semifinal of the World Military Football Cup in Baku after defeating Bahrain 3-2. Azerbaijan will take on Oman in a bid to reach the final of the championship ...

Baku State University attends international project within Erasmus Mundus Program

10.07.2013 [22:04]
The Baku State University has participated in an international project titled “Trans-European Mobility Program for University Studies” as part of the Erasmus Mundus Program. According to the University, the coordinator of the 2012-2015 Project is the Technical ...

EU urges Armenia to step up efforts with Azerbaijan to reach agreement on Madrid Principles

10.07.2013 [22:00]
“I urge Armenia to step up efforts with Azerbaijan to reach an agreement on the Madrid Principles, in accordance with the commitments made by the Presidents of Armenia and Azerbaijan within the Minsk Group,” European Commissioner for Enlargement and Neighbourhood Policy Stefan Fule has said ...

Azerbaijan attends OSCE Human Dimension Committee`s meeting in Vienna

10.07.2013 [21:58]
Chairwoman of State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs Hijran Huseynova has attended a meeting of the OSCE Human Dimension Committee in Vienna, Austria. Mrs. Huseynova highlighted gender policy in Azerbaijan, particularly progress in ensuring gender equality and protecting women rights ...

Azerbaijani soloist attends international festival in Kazakhstan

10.07.2013 [21:47]
Young Azerbaijani soloist Emin Eminzade has participated in “Shattik” international music festival in Kazakhstan. The festival marks 15th anniversary of the establishment of capital Astana and the day of birth of President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev ...

SOCAR opens new gas station in Odessa, Ukraine

10.07.2013 [21:45]
The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) has commissioned a new gas-filling station under its brand in Ukraine's Odessa region. This is the ninth gas-filling station in Odessa under SOCAR Ukraine Company. The gas station was put into operation by the Transoil Company ...

President Ilham Aliyev allocates 1 mln manats for speeding up socio-economic development of Oguz district

10.07.2013 [21:15]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order to speed up socio-economic development of the country’s Oguz district. Under the presidential order, one million manats will be allocated to Oguz Executive ...

Baku hosts Azerbaijan-Russia business forum

10.07.2013 [20:55]
Azerbaijan Export and Investment Promotion Foundation (AZPROMO) has organized the Azerbaijan-Russia business forum. Supported by Azerbaijan Ministry of Economic Development, the event brought together ...

SOCAR, Statoil discuss prospects for expansion of cooperation

10.07.2013 [20:45]
President of Azerbaijan`s State Oil Company (SOCAR) Rovnag Abdullayev has met Statoil Senior Vice President for Eurasia Torgeir Kydland. Mr. Abdullayev hailed long-lasting cooperation between SOCAR and Statoil, saying “important successes have been achieved under the “Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli” ...

Azerbaijani FC Simurg to face Olympiakos and Kayserispor in friendlies

10.07.2013 [20:44]
Azerbaijani football club Simurg will face Greek Olympiakos on July 16 and Turkish Kayserispor on July 27 in friendlies. The games will part of the Azerbaijani club`s training camp in Austria ...

Azerbaijan, Iran discuss prospects for cooperation

10.07.2013 [18:50]
A delegation led by Iranian Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports Mohammad Abbasi has met First Deputy Chairman of Azerbaijan`s parliament Ziyafat Asgarov to discuss prospects for cooperation ...

Shahdag Winter-Summer Tourism Complex, Andorran PGI Management Company ink agreement

10.07.2013 [18:49]
Azerbaijan`s Shahdag Winter-Summer Tourism Complex has signed an agreement with the Andorran PGI Management Company. The document was signed by director of the tourism complex Emin Hashimov and PGI Management President Joan Viladomat ...

Neurope.eu: "Fallout continues from 'genocide' by Armenians claims"

10.07.2013 [18:38]
Neurope.eu analytical website wrote about the recent intimidation of the Moldavian Ombudsman, Ms. Aurelia Grigoriu, by the organizers of the international conference on human rights in Armenia (http://www.neurope.eu/article/fallout-continues-genocide-armenians-claims). The author, Cillan Donnelly, reminds that the row between Armenia and Moldova over ...

Azerbaijan ranks 16th at World Summer Universiade

10.07.2013 [18:27]
Azerbaijan ranks 16th among 170 countries in the overall medal table of 27th World Summer Universiade, which continues in Kazan, Tatarstan. Azerbaijan`s medal haul includes one gold, two silvers and one bronze ...