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Azerbaijan, Finland discuss bilateral ties

05.12.2019 [20:28]
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with Finnish Deputy Foreign Minister Matti Anttonen on the sidelines of the 26th meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Bratislava, Slovakia. The sides exchanged views on the current state of bilateral relations between the two countries ...

Argentine Ambassador hails AZERTAC’s spreading news in Spanish VIDEO

05.12.2019 [19:17]
AZERTAC’s spreading news in Spanish, which is the world's second most widely spoken language, is commendable, said Ambassador of Argentina to Azerbaijan Sergio Osvaldo Perez Gunella as he met with the state news agency’s Chairman of the Board Aslan Aslanov to discuss the ways of expanding ...

Early elections to Azerbaijan`s parliament to be held on February 9, 2020

05.12.2019 [19:12]
Azerbaijan`s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order on dissolving the fifth convocation Milli Majlis of the Republic of Azerbaijan and setting early elections for February 9, 2020. On November 28, the Political Council of the ruling New Azerbaijan Party ...

President Ilham Aliyev viewed conditions created at newly constructed building for earthquake-affected families in Shamakhi VIDEO

05.12.2019 [19:01]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has viewed conditions created at a newly constructed 44-flat building for the earthquake-affected families in Shamakhi district. Minister of Emergency Situations Kamaladdin Heydarov informed the head of state of the work done ...

President Ilham Aliyev arrived in Shamakhi district for visit VIDEO

05.12.2019 [18:54]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today arrived in Shamakhi district for a visit. The head of state laid flowers at a statue of national leader Heydar Aliyev in the center of the city of Shamakhi. Head of Shamakhi District Executive Authority Tahir Mammadov informed President Ilham Aliyev ...

President Ilham Aliyev inaugurated 101-117th km section of Baku-Shamakhi-Yevlakh highway VIDEO

05.12.2019 [18:50]
As part of his visit to Shamakhi district, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the inauguration of the 101-117th km section of the Baku-Shamakhi-Yevlakh highway. Chairman of the Board of Directors of Azerbaijan Highway State Agency Saleh Mammadov informed ...

President Ilham Aliyev attended opening of “ASAN Həyat” complex in Shamakhi VIDEO

05.12.2019 [18:50]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the inauguration of “ASAN Həyat” complex in Shamakhi. The head of state cut the ribbon symbolizing the opening of the complex. Assistant to the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan - Head of the Department ...

Sports area of primary school in China to be basically repaired with support of Heydar Aliyev Foundation

05.12.2019 [18:25]
The sports area of Primary School No.2 in Malipo settlement of Yunnan province of China will be repaired with the support of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation. Speaking at the ceremony of the project’s presentation, ambassador of Azerbaijan to China Akram Zeynalli talked ...

Russian composer to present new concert of neoclassical music in Baku

05.12.2019 [18:00]
Oksana Valiyeva changes the usual view of classical music. Her compositions touch with no words and do not leave anyone indifferent. These are lyrical and elegant pieces for piano, strings and wind instruments. In her music, the young composer combines the spirit of classics ...

To President of the Republic of Finland His Excellency Mr. Sauli Niinistö

05.12.2019 [17:28]
Dear Mister President, On my own behalf and on behalf of the Azerbaijani people, I wholeheartedly congratulate you and your people on the occasion of the national holiday of the Republic of Finland – the Independence Day. ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Minister views construction works in military units along frontline zone

05.12.2019 [16:45]
In connection with the fulfillment of the instructions of the Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan Zakir Hasanov and the leadership of the ministry have visited several military facilities under construction ...

Five airlines have shown 100% punctuality at Heydar Aliyev International Airport

05.12.2019 [15:12]
Heydar Aliyev International Airport has compiled a rating of the most punctual airlines in November 2019. Several airlines - Etihad Airways, Iraqi Airways, Lufthansa, Kuwait Airways and China Southern - achieved the highest rate of ...

Rystad Energy: Global oil stocks will balloon if OPEC fails to agree on deeper production cuts

05.12.2019 [13:41]
Barring additional oil production cuts by OPEC in 2020, Rystad Energy forecasts a substantial build of global crude stocks and a corresponding drop in oil prices. A showdown is taking place in Vienna as OPEC countries plus ...

AZERTAC’s photo correspondent wins special award at international contest

05.12.2019 [13:23]
AZERTAC’s photo correspondent Ilgar Jafarov has won a special award-Master of Light Gold badge for best photo under Master of Light standards at “Through the Viewfinder 2019” international contest held in Serbia ...

Azeri Light crude exceeds $68

05.12.2019 [12:32]
Azerbaijani oil price has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $2.08 to stand at $68.16 ...

New era at volunteering activity towards multidimensional exchange platform

05.12.2019 [12:06]
A volunteer is a person that spends his time, work and expertise in pursuit of a particular purpose without expecting any material benefit. Volunteers play a major role in organizing mega-sport events. Scientific studies conducted in this area ...

Azerbaijan joins FIE Annual Congress in Lausanne

05.12.2019 [11:40]
Secretary General of the Fencing Federation of Azerbaijan, Vasif Mammadov, has participated in the 2019 International Fencing Federation (FIE) Annual Congress in Lausanne, Switzerland ...

Minister: Turkey, Azerbaijan and Georgia to organize joint hazelnut exports

05.12.2019 [11:34]
Turkish Minister of Agriculture and Forestry Bekir Pakdemirli has said Turkey, Azerbaijan and Georgia developed projects to organize joint hazelnut exports. "Turkey produces 600,000 tons of hazelnuts a year. And Azerbaijan ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 20 times

05.12.2019 [11:21]
"Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 20 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using large-caliber machine guns and sniper rifles," Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement ...