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Her Excellency Ms Dalia Grybauskaitė, President of the Republic Lithuania

16.02.2018 [10:45]
Dear Ms President, On behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf, I extend my heartfelt congratulations to you and the people of your country on the occasion of the national holiday the Republic of Lithuania ...

Azerbaijani oil price exceeds $65

16.02.2018 [10:41]
Oil prices continues to increase on the world markets. Price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil increased $0.57 to stand at $65.27. On London ICE (Intercontinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil rose $0.39 to stand at $64.72. The price of the ...

Georgia, Azerbaijan to deepen economic relations

16.02.2018 [10:26]
Trade turnover between Azerbaijan and Georgia amounted to USD 244.58 million in January-September 2016, It was stated at the meeting of the Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev and his counterpart, the First Vice ...

Police confirms 17 killed in high school shooting in Florida

15.02.2018 [22:02]
A dozen people were killed inside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland (Florida), three more died outside the school, while two others died at area hospitals, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel said Wednesday, TASS reports ...

Joint Declaration on outcome of 4th Ministerial Meeting of SGC Advisory Council signed

15.02.2018 [21:53]
A Joint Declaration on the outcome of the 4th Ministerial Meeting of the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) Advisory Council has been signed. Addressing a press conference on the results of the meeting, Azerbaijan`s Minister of Energy Parviz Shahbazov said that ...

President Ilham Aliyev allocates AZN 2M for construction of carpet weaving workshop in Nakhchivan

15.02.2018 [21:26]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order on measures related to the construction of a carpet weaving workshop in the city of Nakhchivan. Under the Presidential Order, AZN 2 million was allocated from the state budget for 2018 to Azerkhalcha ...

SOCAR Balkans, Albgaz sign letter of intent

15.02.2018 [20:05]
Azerbaijan`s SOCAR Balkans and Albanian Albgaz have today signed a letter of intent. The document was signed on the sidelines of the 4th Ministerial Meeting of the Southern Gas Corridor (SGC) Advisory Council in Baku ...

'US will continue to stand with Turkey against PKK'

15.02.2018 [18:57]
"The United States will continue to stand with Turkey in its fight against the PKK and all terrorist threats," said a Pentagon statement on Thursday, quoting U.S. Defense Secretary James Mattis in his meeting in Brussels with Turkish National Defense Minister Nurettin Canikli, according to Anadolu Agency ...

Azerbaijan to face Kyrgyzstan in Baku

15.02.2018 [18:24]
The Azerbaijan national football team will clash with Kyrgyzstan in a friendly. The game will be played at Baku Olympic Stadium on May 29 ...

Solemn ceremony celebrating 26th anniversary of military unit of Azerbaijani Air Force held

15.02.2018 [17:50]
A solemn ceremony to celebrate the 26th anniversary of a military unit of the Azerbaijani Air Force has been held. First, the memory of the national leader of the Azerbaijani people Heydar Aliyev and heroic sons who died for the territorial integrity of the country was honored ...

Azerbaijani fighters to compete at European Judo Open

15.02.2018 [17:44]
Azerbaijani fighters will vie for medals at the European Judo Open Men to be held in Oberwart, Austria on February 17-18. Azerbaijan’s squad includes 17 judokas. The tournament will bring together 323 judo fighters from 40 countries ...

Veteran skater Fontana wins Italy’s first gold at Winter Olympics

15.02.2018 [16:03]
Short track skater Arianna Fontana, once a winner of five Olympic medals, finally realized her "gold" dream by winning Italy the first gold medal at PyeongChang Olympics on Tuesday, triumphing in the women's 500m final with 42.569 seconds, according to Xinhua ...

Azerbaijani President offers condolences to US counterpart

15.02.2018 [15:02]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has sent a letter of condolences to President of the United States of America Donald Trump. "I was deeply saddened by the news of casualties and injuries as a result of an armed attack at a high school in Parkland, ...

His Excellency Mr Donald Trump, President of the United States of America

15.02.2018 [14:58]
I was deeply saddened by the news of casualties and injuries as a result of an armed attack at a high school in Parkland, Florida. On the occasion of this horrible event, on behalf of the people of Azerbaijan and on my own behalf, I extend my deepest ...

Assistant to the President: The main task is holding presidential elections in line with the highest standards

15.02.2018 [13:34]
“Our primary goal is conducting presidential elections in line with the highest standards. The head of state has set serious tasks for central and local executive authorities to ensure holding transparent elections,” said Zeynal Nagdaliyev, the Assistant to the ...

European company to pass through hub in Azerbaijan

15.02.2018 [13:13]
Hupac has launched a new service connecting Europe and Central Asia, as well as Turkey and Iran. Intermodal Express in cooperation with Azerbaijan's ADY Container and Hupac Intermodal connects networks between Europe ...

Albanian President to attend 6th Global Baku Forum

15.02.2018 [12:45]
President of the Republic of Albania Ilir Meta will visit Azerbaijan to attend the 6th Global Baku Forum due on March 15-18. President Ilir Meta will join the panel discussions dedicated to the current geopolitical situation in the Balkan region ...

President Ilham Aliyev met with Italian undersecretary of state for economic development VIDEO

15.02.2018 [12:38]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Undersecretary of State for Economic Development of Italy Ivan Scalfarotto. Ivan Scalfarotto extended Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni`s greetings to the head of state. He expressed his satisfaction ...

President Ilham Aliyev met with Georgian first vice prime minister VIDEO

15.02.2018 [12:35]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with First Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia Dimitry Kumsishvili. The head of state said Azerbaijan and Georgia enjoy the long-term active cooperation ...