President Ilham Aliyev received the representatives of the UN VIDEO
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received head of the United Nations Department of Public Information Maher Nasser, United Nations Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth Ahmad Alhendawi, Director General for Democracy of the Council of Europe Snejana Samardzic-Markovic and UNESCO Assistant ...
The Hill publishes article by Azerbaijan`s Consul General in Los Angeles
US-based The Hill newspaper has issued an article by Consul General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles Nasimi Aghayev. ...
Under-17 entries for Azerbaijan 2015/16
The draw for the 2015/16 qualifying round is made at 09.00CET on 3 December involving 52 of the 53 nations aiming to join hosts Azerbaijan in the 16-team finals. A total of 15 nations will join hosts Azerbaijan in the second final tournament since the return to 16 teams for Bulgaria next May. But before that the entrants compete next ...
Azerbaijan State Symphony Orchestra performs in Hannover
The Azerbaijan State Symphony Orchestra after Uzeyir Hajibeyli has given a concert in Hannover as part of the Days of Azerbaijani Culture in Germany. The concert was organized by the Heydar Aliyev Foundation and supported by the Embassy ...
Azerbaijan to be official guest country at Mediterranean Exchange of Archaeological Tourism exhibition
Azerbaijan will join the Mediterranean Exchange of Archaeological Tourism exhibition (XVII “La Borsa Mediterranea del Turismo Archeologico”) as official guest country. The exhibition will be held in Paestum, Italy on October 30-November 2. ...
Armenians violated ceasefire with Azerbaijan 30 times throughout the day
The situation on the contact line between Azerbaijan and Armenia has remained tense as the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire a total of 30 times throughout the day, Azerbaijan`s Defence Ministry said. The ceasefire was violated in Yusifjanli, Shikhlar, Bash Garvand, Kangarli villages of Aghdam ...
Russia's chief oncologist elected honorary doctor of Azerbaijani Medical University
Director of the Russian Cancer Research Center, chief oncologist of the Health Ministry Mikhail Davydov has become an honorary doctor of the Azerbaijan Medical University (AMU). At the award giving ceremony, AMU rector Ahliman Amiraslanov highlighted achievements of ...
“Eurasia Hoy” web portal publishes article by AzerTAc chief Aslan Aslanov
The US-based Spanish language “Eurasia Hoy” web portal has posted an article by Director General of Azerbaijan State Telegraph Agency (AzerTAc) Aslan Aslanov. Headlined “Transformation from traditional media to the worldwide information network ...
Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister holds several meetings on the sidelines of First Global Forum on Youth Policies
Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov has held a range of meetings on the sidelines of the First Global Forum on Youth Policies in Baku. The Azerbaijani Minister met UN goodwill ambassador Marta Vieira da Silva to discuss joint ...
President Ilham Aliyev attended the official opening of the First Global Forum on Youth Policies VIDEO
An official opening ceremony of the First Global Forum on Youth Policies has been held in Baku. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended the ceremony. ...
Azerbaijani Ambassador presents credentials to Acting President of Ecuador
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Ecuador Elnur Sultanov has presented his credentials to Acting President Jorge Glas. The Ambassador asked Jorge Glas to communicate greetings of President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev to President of Ecuador Rafael Correa. He noted that he would spare no efforts to contribute to developing ...
Azerbaijani karate fighters win two medals at world championship
Young Azerbaijani karate fighters have brought home two medals from the world championship in Szczecin, Poland ...
Beijing to host 4th Foreign Ministerial Conference of Istanbul Process on Afghanistan
The 4th Foreign Ministerial Conference of the Istanbul Process on Afghanistan will be held in Beijing on October 31. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Afghan counterpart Zarar Ahmad Osmani will co-chair the meeting, which will be attended by foreign ministers or senior representatives ...
Azerbaijani Emergency Situations Minister meets outgoing Qatari Ambassador
Azerbaijan`s Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov has today met outgoing Ambassador of Qatar Sheikh Mubarak bin Fahd Jassim Al-Thani. The Azerbaijani Minister recalled his recent visit to Doha and meetings held on the sidelines of the 10th International Exhibition of Internal State Security. Heydarov said that the ...
Polish Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development to visit Baku
Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development of Poland Marek Savitsky will visit Azerbaijan on November 3. The Minister will be accompanied by heads of Polish veterinary and phytosanitary inspections ...
Baku hosts business forum of Central Bank of Azerbaijan and Caspian European Club
Prospects of sustainable development of the financial-banking sector of Azerbaijan, major trends at global markets and their influence on the development of the banking system of the country were discussed at a business forum organized by the Caspian European Club ...
Rogerio Ceni breaks Ryan Giggs' Guinness world record of most wins with one club
Legendary Brazilian goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni has broken Ryan Giggs’s world record of most wins while playing for one club. The former winger and current assistant manager won 589 games with Manchester United. The 41-year-old reached the milestone after Sao Paulo’s 3-0 win over Goias on Monday night. ...
Two Azerbaijani films win awards at Silk Road International Film Festival
Two Azerbaijani films "Downstream" by Asif Rustamov and "Lighthouse" by Fariz Ahmadov have won awards at the Silk Road International Film Festival in the city of Xi'an, China. A total of 147 foreign and domestic films from 25 countries were screened in Xi'an. The five-day festival featured screening of films from Silk Road nations. It included a section ...
President Ilham Aliyev’s working visit to France ended VIDEO
The working visit of President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev to the French Republic has ended ...
Hannover to host Day of Azerbaijani Culture
The Heydar Aliyev Foundation will organize a Day of Azerbaijani Culture in Hannover, Germany on Tuesday. The event will feature a photo exhibition titled "German traces in Azerbaijan" and an exposition comprised of art works by the winners of the competition "Germany through the eyes of an artist". ...
Italian news website features interview with Azerbaijani Ambassador
Azerbaijani Ambassador to Italy Vagif Sadigov has highlighted the Armenian-Azerbaijani Nagorno-Karabakh conflict in his interview published by Intelligo News website. He provided information on the conflict’s roots and the process of negotiations to solve the dispute. ...
Young Azerbaijani boxers win two European bronzes
Young Azerbaijani boxers have claimed two bronze medals at the European Championship in Zagreb, Croatia. ...
Asadov und Jabrayilov top ten in both stage and GC in Tour of Hainan
The Azeri riders of the Synergy Baku Cycling Project continue their outstanding performances in the Tour of Hainan. On the fifth stage, Elchin Asadov and Samir Jabrayilov made it into the final break group, with Asadov finishing eighth and Jabrayilov tenth on the stage which featured two ranked climbs. Both riders are now in the top ten in GC, with Jabrayilov sixth and Asadov eighth. ...
Australian doctors perform pioneering heart transplants
Pioneering heart transplant surgery announced Friday in Australia may lead to a new option for patients awaiting transplants by boosting the number of donor hearts available. Doctors at St. Vincent's Hospital in Sydney said they performed three successful transplants of hearts that had naturally stopped beating in the donor, rather than using the typical ...
TEAS organising Azerbaijan – Sport in Focus photography competition
As Baku prepares to host the inaugural European Games in 2015, The European Azerbaijan Society (TEAS) is organising a new photography competition entitled Azerbaijan – Sport in Focus. TEAS announced that Baku 2015 – the organiser of the European Games – is now officially supporting this photo competition. Aimed at both professional and amateur ...