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COVID-19: Spain virus deaths rise past 10,000 with 950 new deaths in one day

03.04.2020 [12:59]
Spain reported an increase in coronavirus deaths and new cases, suggesting severe containment measures have yet to bring the outbreak under control, according to National Post. The Health Ministry recorded its deadliest day on Thursday ...

President Ilham Aliyev viewed work done as part of expanding Baku-Sumgayit highway
The head of state also attended inauguration of pedestrian crossing at the intersection of Moscow Avenue and 20 January Street VIDEO

03.04.2020 [12:23]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has viewed the work done as part of the expansion of the Baku-Sumgayit highway. The head of state also attended the inauguration of an overhead pedestrian crossing at the intersection ...

TAP AG: 4 years later, pipeline construction and reinstatement in Albania substantially complete

03.04.2020 [12:14]
In April 2016, the first TAP pipes arrived in Albania. Shipments of equipment and machinery were being offloaded in Durrës. 4 years later, pipeline construction and reinstatement substantially complete, the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) AG company said in ...

Kyrgyzstan reports first coronavirus-linked death

03.04.2020 [11:23]
A 61-year-old patient with coronavirus died in Kyrgyzstan, said the republican headquarters on April 3, according to AKI press. The patient died on April 2 in Nookat district hospital in Osh region ...

Oil prices drop on world markets

03.04.2020 [11:17]
Oil prices have decreased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil fell $1.60 to trade at $28.34, while the price of ...

China to mourn COVID-19 victims on April 4

03.04.2020 [10:58]
China will hold a national mourning Saturday for martyrs who died in the fight against the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak and compatriots died of the disease, according to the State Council, Xinhua reports ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 25 times

03.04.2020 [10:51]
"Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 25 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns," Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement ...

Turkey: Death toll from coronavirus rises to 356

03.04.2020 [02:04]
As many as 79 more people died of the coronavirus in Turkey in the past 24 hours, the Turkish health minister said on Thursday, bringing the death toll to 356, according to Anadolu Agency. The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases surged ...

Putin's second address to the nation on coronavirus pandemic

02.04.2020 [23:48]
Russian President Vladimir Putin delivered his second address to the nation on the coronavirus situation in the last eight days, according to Tass. The head of state’s speech is broadcast by ...

Task Force under Cabinet of Ministers makes decision on limiting movement in Azerbaijan

02.04.2020 [23:45]
The Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers has made a decision on limiting movement in Azerbaijan as part of a special quarantine regime to prevent the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country ...

Task Force under Cabinet of Ministers holds meeting

02.04.2020 [21:37]
Chaired by Prime Minister Ali Asadov, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers has held a meeting. The Task Force discussed the introduction of special quarantine regime and its regulation by more specific ...

Mehriban Aliyeva: The memory of our brave sons who died heroically for the Motherland in the April battles will always live in our hearts

02.04.2020 [18:54]
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has made an Instagram post in connection with the April battles. ...

BERNAMA: "Elections" in occupied territories of Azerbaijan a violation of international law-Azerbaijan

02.04.2020 [18:27]
The Malaysian national news agency BERNAMA has published an article on illegal "elections" held in the Azerbaijani territories occupied by the Armenian armed forces. Headlined "Elections" in occupied territories of Azerbaijan a violation of international law-Azerbaijan", the article ...

Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry issues statement on 27th anniversary of occupation of Kalbajar district

02.04.2020 [16:00]
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Azerbaijan has released a statement on the anniversary of the occupation of the Kalbajar district of Azerbaijan, 1993 and April escalation, 2016. The statement reads: “On April 2, 1993 the Kalbajar district of Azerbaijan ...

Mastercard supports Azerbaijani cardholders by prolonging service of expired cards

02.04.2020 [15:15]
Mastercard supports Azerbaijani banks and the cardholders while this challenging time facilitating the service prolongation of the recently expired cards. Last week Central Bank of Azerbaijan, in order to protect the health of the population of Azerbaijan, allowed the usage of cards with an expiration date in March-May until the end of ...

Azerkosmos exported services worth $8.4 million to 22 countries this year

02.04.2020 [14:49]
Over January-February, 2020, Azerkosmos OJSC delivered services (satellite and telecom services) worth $8.4 million to 22 countries, according to the March edition of the “Export Review” magazine published by the Center for Analysis of Economic Reforms & Communications ...

U.S. crude oil production unchanged last week: EIA

02.04.2020 [14:31]
U.S. crude oil production unchanged during the week ending March 27, U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said Wednesday, Xinhua reports. According to the EIA, U.S. crude oil production averaged 13.0 million barrels per day (b/d) last week, the same ...

Azerbaijani oil price hits 19-year low

02.04.2020 [13:57]
The price of Azerbaijani oil has fallen to its lowest level for almost two decades. A barrel of Azeri Light crude oil decreased $2.90 to sell for $16.53 ...

Azerbaijani President allocates funds for improvement of water supply in Guba

02.04.2020 [13:51]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order regarding measures to continue improvement of water supply for irrigation and drinking in 9 residential areas in Guba district. Under the presidential Order, Azerbaijan Irrigation and Water Management ...