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Turkey considers joining TAP project

01.07.2013 [13:28]
Turkey is assessing an invitation to become a partner in the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) project, Energy Minister Taner Yildiz told journalists. TAP will deliver 10 billion cubic metres of Azeri gas each year, transporting it via Turkey ...

President of Swiss Council of States pays respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani heroes

01.07.2013 [13:00]
President of the Swiss Council of States Filippo Lombardi has today visited the Alley of Honours to lay a wreath at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev ...

Baku to host 4th Eurasian Forum of Accountants and Auditors

01.07.2013 [12:58]
The 4th Eurasian Forum of Accountants and Auditors on “Internal control and risk management” will be arranged in Azerbaijan`s capital on September 26-28. The event will be co-organized by the Association of Professional Financial Managers of Azerbaijan, Chamber of Auditors of Azerbaijan and the Association of Professional Financial ...

Armenia continues violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

01.07.2013 [12:17]
Subunits of the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire in Gizilkhajili village of Gazakh region and nameless hills of Gadabay region, Ashagi Veysalli village of Fuzuli region, Kuropatkino village of Khojavand region, Gulustan village of ...

President Ilham Aliyev arrives in Shirvan VİDEO

01.07.2013 [11:16]
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has today arrived in the country`s Shirvan city. The Head of State started his visit by laying flowers at a monument to national leader Heydar Aliyev in the city centre ...

President of the Swiss Council of States arrives in Azerbaijan

30.06.2013 [22:59]
President of the Swiss Council of States Filippo Lombardi has arrived in Azerbaijan. At the Heydar Aliyev International Airport, Mr. Lombardi was welcomed by deputy chairman ...

Azerbaijani shooters to vie for world medals

30.06.2013 [18:33]
Azerbaijani shooters will compete in the World Cup starting in Granada, Spain on Friday. The national squad will include Olympic champion Zemfira Meftahaddinova, Elvin Ismayilov and Ruslan Lunov. ...

Museum visitors can 'unwrap' a mummy

30.06.2013 [17:58]
A museum in Sweden will digitise its mummy collection in 3D to allow visitors to unwrap a real mummy in digital form. The mummies from Medelhavsmuseet in Stockholm will be digitised by technology which uses photos and X-ray scans to create 3D models. ...

Baku hosts global one-on-one basketball tournament

30.06.2013 [16:37]
Baku Crystal Hall has hosted the global one-on-one basketball tournament with competitors qualifying from 25 countries. The finalist of the national qualifier will represent Azerbaijan at the forthcoming final tournament in San Francisco ...

US rock band Filligar performs in Gabala

30.06.2013 [15:39]
US rock band Filligar has performed with a concert program in Gabala, Azerbaijan. The concert program was organized by the US embassy in Azerbaijan. Welcoming the participants, head of public relations at the US embassy in Azerbaijan Victoria Sloan spoke about the history and activities of the Filligar rock band ...

HeraldOnline issues statement of Azerbaijani embassy to US on TAP project

30.06.2013 [15:22]
US HeraldOnline has issued a statement of the Azerbaijani embassy to US on TAP project. The statement reads: “Azerbaijan welcomes announcement by the Shah Deniz consortium to select the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) to transport Azerbaijani natural gas from the ...

Gabala hosts solemn presentation ceremony as it`s named cultural capital of CIS for 2013

30.06.2013 [13:55]
Azerbaijan`s Gabala has hosted a solemn opening ceremony of the "Cultural Capitals of the CIS - 2013" interstate program and a certificate presentation ceremony as the city was declared the cultural capital of the CIS for 2013. Gabala was declared the cultural capital of the Commonwealth of Independent States for ...

SOCAR President: Selection of Tap has no connection with purchasing Greek DESFA Company by SOCAR

30.06.2013 [13:21]
“Selection of Tap has no connection with purchasing Greek DESFA Company by SOCAR,” President of the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Rovnag Abdullayev said. “Increase of Azerbaijan`s gas reserves will cause establishment of new gas pipelines for ...

OSCE PA 22nd summer session kicks off in Istanbul

30.06.2013 [13:02]
OSCE PA 22nd summer session has started in Istanbul, Turkey. The session to be held on June 29-July 3 will feature meetings of OSCE PA General Committees on Political Affairs and Security, Economic Affairs, Science, Technology and Environment and Democracy, Human Rights and Humanitarian Questions ...

Ecooking vertical kitchen

30.06.2013 [12:10]
The Global Chef is a clever appliance that uses technology to its advantage. Imagine having a cook-off with Gordon Ramsey in your own Hell’s Kitchen or inviting Jamie Oliver to teach you British delights. Global Chef has the ability to bring people together from all across the world by using laser hologram technology ...

Armenia continues violating ceasefire with Azerbaijan

30.06.2013 [11:37]
Subunits of the Armenian Armed Forces shattered ceasefire in Gizilhajili village of Gazakh region, nameless hills of Gadabay region, Novruzlu village of Aghdam region, Gorgan, Ashaghi Abdulrahmanli, Ashaghi Seyidahmadli and Ashaghi Veysalli ...

Azerbaijan State Land and Cartography Committee selected member of EuroGeographics

30.06.2013 [11:18]
The State Land and Cartography Committee of the Azerbaijan Republic has been selected a member of the EuroGeographics Association. EuroGeographics is a non-profit organization that unites the European national institutions in the sphere of cartography, real estate registration and cadastre activity. The association ...

4th Silk Way International music festival kicks off in Azerbaijan`s Sheki district

30.06.2013 [11:04]
The 4th Silk Way international music festival, organized by the Azerbaijan Composers Union and the Sheki Executive Authorities, has started in Sheki district, Azerbaijan. Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Culture and Tourism supports the event. The event, to run till July 4, sees performances of groups of national music, dance ...