From Ahmad Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, Prime Minister of the State of Kuwait
Dear Mr President! I am pleased to convey our sincere congratulations and best wishes to you on the occasion of the national day of the friendly Republic of Azerbaijan – the Independence Day ...
New prospects of cooperation with bp discussed
Azerbaijan’s Economy Minister Mikayil Jabbarov has met with bp Executive Vice President for Production and Operations Gordon Birrell who is visiting Azerbaijan to participate in the Baku Energy Week ...
Serbian, Kosovo presidents meet European leaders over recent tensions
The Serbian and Kosovo presidents on Thursday met with several European leaders over recent tensions between the two countries, according to Anadolu Agency. The meetings came on the sidelines of the European Political Community held in Moldova ...
Just days to spare, Senate gives final approval to debt ceiling deal, sending it to Biden
Fending off a U.S. default, the Senate gave final approval late Thursday to a debt ceiling and budget cuts package, grinding into the night to wrap up work on the bipartisan deal and send it to President Joe Biden’s desk to become law before the fast-approaching deadline, AP reported ...
'Unprecedented' start to wildfire season destroyed almost 3 million hectares of forest: Blair
An "unprecedented" start to the wildfire season in Canada has led to serious wildfires spreading destruction and forcing evacuations across seven provinces and one territory, Emergency Preparedness Minister Bill Blair said Thursday, according to CBC ...
WHO: Number of COVID-19 deaths worldwide decreased by 39 percent in four weeks
Globally, nearly 2 million new cases and over 12 000 deaths were reported in the last 28 days (1 to 28 May 2023), a decrease of 30% and 39%, respectively, compared to the previous 28 days, according to the World Health Organization ...
From Andrzej Duda, President of the Republic of Poland
Dear Mr President, On behalf of the Republic of Poland and on my own behalf, I am honored to extend my sincere congratulations and best wishes to you, your country and all of its citizens on the occasion of the national day of the Republic of Azerbaijan – the Independence Day ...
From Ismail Omar Guelleh, President of the Republic of Djibouti
Mr. President! It is a great honor and pleasure to extend to Your Excellency my respect and sincere congratulations on the day when the friendly people of Azerbaijan celebrate the 100th anniversary of your father and predecessor ...
Azerbaijan to pin hopes on 45 athletes at European Para Championships 2023
Azerbaijani athletes will test their strength at the European Para Championships 2023 to be held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands on August 8-20. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 45 athletes, who will join seven parasports ...
Ajax seek new coach after releasing Heitinga
Amsterdam's Ajax are hunting for a new head coach after announcing Thursday that they will not renew interim boss John Heitinga's contract following a string of failures, according to Sports Brief. The former Dutch and Everton defender, 39, was named Ajax caretaker coach in January ...
Turkish athletes crowned world champions on the 4th day of Baku 2023 World Taekwondo Championships
The fourth day of the 26th edition of World Taekwondo Championships in Baku saw Turkish athletes to seize world championships glory. Turkish Hakan Recber stunned favourites to take men`s under-63kg title, while in the women`s event she was Nafiya Kus who came out on top winning a gold medal ...
Fitch Ratings: World Trade Now Slowing Sharply
Fitch Ratings-London-01 June 2023: Global trade is now slowing sharply after a rapid post-pandemic recovery in 2021 and 2022, Fitch Ratings says in a new report, according to Fitch Ratings Monetary tightening, fading fiscal support and service sector reopening ...
Azerbaijan`s State Committee for Refugees and IDPs, WB sign grant agreement
The Azerbaijan`s State Committee for Refugees and IDPs and the World Bank have signed a letter agreement for the Improved Livelihoods for Internally Displaced Persons in Azerbaijan Project. The document was signed by the Chairman of the Committee Rovshan Rzayev and WB Country Manager for Azerbaijan ...
Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli oil and gas fields produced 573 million tons of oil and 208 billion cubic meters of gas
The Azeri-Chirag-Gunashli (ACG) oil and gas fields have produced 573 million tons oil since its commissioning till 1 May 2023, said First Vice-President of Azerbaijan`s State Oil Company (SOCAR) Khoshbakht Yusifzade as he addressed the Baku Energy Forum on June 2 ...
Azerbaijani minister visits monument to Great Leader Heydar Aliyev in Tbilisi
Azerbaijan's Minister of Economy Mikayil Jabbarov has visited a monument to National Leader Heydar Aliyev in Tbilisi, Georgia. Minister Jabbarov paid tribute to Great Leader Heydar Aliyev, and laid a wreath at the monument ...
Trinidad and Tobago diplomat elected new president of UN General Assembly
Trinidad and Tobago's permanent representative to the United Nations, Dennis Francis, was elected the president of the upcoming 78th session of the UN General Assembly on Thursday, according to Xinhua. Francis was elected by acclamation at a General Assembly plenary session ...
Delightful Turkish cuisine promoted in Geneva
Turkish cuisine was promoted on Thursday in Geneva as part of Turkish Cuisine Week, according to Anadolu Agency. The event was organized by the Turkish diplomatic mission as part of the Turkish Cuisine Week annual gastronomic event, which is being held for the second time ...
Azerbaijani Prime Minister meets with bp delegation
Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ali Asadov has met with bp Executive Vice President for Production and Operations Gordon Birrell and Regional President for Azerbaijan, Georgia and Türkiye Gary Jones ...
Sam Allardyce ‘to leave Leeds’ after talks with CEO Angus Kinnear with new manager search set to begin
Sam Allardyce is set to leave Leeds United following talks over his future at the club, according to talkSPORT. Allardyce was appointed on a short-term deal with four matches left of the Premier League season in the hope of helping the club to avoid relegation ...
Azerbaijani flag raised in Calgary to mark Independence Day
The National Flag of Azerbaijan has been raised in the Canadian city of Calgary to mark the country’s Independence Day. According to the State Committee on Work with Diaspora, the ceremony, which took place outside the Calgary City hall ...
Kazakh delegation visits Azerbaijan
In accordance with the bilateral military cooperation program between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the Republic of Kazakhstan for 2023, a group of military personnel of the Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan has visited Azerbaijan, the Ministry of Defense told AZERTAC ...
Shah Deniz gas and condensate field produced 192 billion cubic meters of gas
Azerbaijan’s Shah Deniz gas and condensate field produced 192 billion cubic meters of gas and 41 million metric tons of condensate, until May 1 of 2022, First Vice-President of Azerbaijan`s State Oil Company SOCAR Khoshbakht Yusifzade said at the Baku Energy Forum, on June ...
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry: French President`s statement does not make a positive contribution to peace and stability in the region
Unfortunately, this is not the first case of such behavior by France, and it does not make a positive contribution to the peace process between Azerbaijan and Armenia, as well as to peace and stability in the region, said spokesperson for Azerbaijan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs Aykhan Hajizada as he responded ...
President Ilham Aliyev's visit in spotlight of Moldovan media
The authoritative media outlets of Moldova have widely covered Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev`s visit to this country, meetings he has held and participation in the 2nd European Political Community Summit. The articles, published by "Moldpres", "Noi", "Point", "Tv8", "Newmaker ...
President: We place a special emphasis on expanding relations with Italy, our friendly country and reliable strategic partner
“We hail active involvement of the Italian companies in ongoing reconstruction and restoration works in Azerbaijan, in particular, liberated lands. The companies representing your country are one of those doing most of the work in Karabakh and Eastern Zangazur ...