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FM Mammadyarov: We hail Hungary`s intention to cooperate with Turkic Cooperation Organizations

19.09.2019 [20:47]
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has attended the opening ceremony of the Representation Office of the Turkic Council in Budapest, Hungary. Addressing the event, the Azerbaijani FM said: “Hungary`s commitment for the establishment of the Representation Office ...

Azerbaijan, Qatar discuss cooperation prospects

19.09.2019 [18:17]
Azerbaijani ambassador to the State of Qatar Rashad Ismayilov has met with country`s State Minister for Foreign Affairs Soltan bin Saad Al-Muraikhi to explore prospects for bilateral cooperation between the two countries. The ambassador presented “The 100th Anniversary of the Diplomatic Service of the Republic of ...

President Ilham Aliyev received delegation led by chairman of Standing Committee of National People's Congress of China VIDEO

19.09.2019 [17:54]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress (NPC) of China Li Zhanshu. Welcoming members of the delegation, President Ilham Aliyev ...

‘Italy is interested in benefiting from new economic opportunities in Azerbaijan’

19.09.2019 [16:06]
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy Luigi Di Maio. The sides noted that relations between the two countries are based on the ...

Azerbaijani Paralympic athletes to compete at IBSA Judo Grand Prix

19.09.2019 [15:29]
Azerbaijani Paralympic athletes will contest medals at the IBSA Judo Grand Prix to be held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on September 23-24. Azerbaijan`s hopes will be pinned on 16 judokas ...

Azeri Light crude sells for $67.33

19.09.2019 [13:34]
Azerbaijani oil price has decreased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil fell $1.37 to stand at $67.33. ...

AZERTAC named news agency of year in Caspian-Black Sea region countries VIDEO

19.09.2019 [13:26]
Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) has been named News Agency of the year in the Caspian-Black Sea region countries as it received Caspian Energy Award. First Deputy Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Caspian ...

Oil prices jump on world markets

19.09.2019 [12:04]
On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil increased $0.14 to trade at $63.74, while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) rose $0.17 to stand at $58.28 ...

Israeli researchers discover evidence of biblical kingdom of edom in South

19.09.2019 [11:53]
Israeli researchers from Tel Aviv University have uncovered evidence of the ancient Kingdom of Edom, giving credence to the Biblical narrative, according to TPS news agency. The Book of Genesis in chapter 36 describes an early ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 19 times

19.09.2019 [11:33]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. “Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 19 times throughout the day in various directions of the front, using sniper rifles,” the ...

Israeli gymnast wins silver and bronze medals at world championship

19.09.2019 [11:29]
Leading Israeli gymnast Linoy Ashram on Tuesday won the silver and bronze medals at the 37th FIG Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships in Baku, Azerbaijan, according to TPS news agency ...

Waltz from Gara Garayev`s ballet to be featured at opening ceremony of Transsiberien Festival

19.09.2019 [10:50]
The waltz from the "Seven Beauties" ballet by great Azerbaijani composer Gara Garayev will be played at the opening ceremony of the Transsiberien Festival to be held in Lille, France, on December 12-14, according to the festival`s directors ...

New vision for China-US ties can benefit world

19.09.2019 [10:45]
Zhou Shuchun (right), publisher and editor-in-chief of China Daily, and Xu Chen (left), president and CEO of Bank of China USA, present gifts to guest speakers Kenneth Quinn (second right), president of The World Food Prize, Connie Sweeris (second left), former US ping-pong champion ...

Kazakh President reshuffles key government and ministry posts

19.09.2019 [09:20]
Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev made changes to the leadership of some key government agencies and ministries, Astana Times reports. Tokayev appointed Roman Sklyar as Deputy Prime Minister, Beibut Atamkulov as Minister of Industry and ...

Azerbaijan’s export to Israel set to reach $1 bln

19.09.2019 [09:11]
Azerbaijan’s export to Israel grew 91.6 million USD in the eight months of 2019 to reach 953,902,000 USD, according to the State Customs Committee. Official figures suggest that Azerbaijan imported products worth ...

IOM continues providing direct assistance and shelter facilities upgrade

18.09.2019 [20:27]
An arrangement for the project “Addressing the Needs of Victims of Trafficking in Azerbaijan Through Provision of Direct Assistance and Shelter Facilities Upgrade” has been signed between the UN Agency, International Organization for Migration ...

Baku Expo Center to host 13th Azerbaijan International Education Exhibition

18.09.2019 [19:44]
The 13th Azerbaijan International Education Exhibition EduExpo will be held at Baku Expo Center from October 10-12. The exhibition is supported by the Ministry of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan, National Confederation ...

® Azercell awards winners of English courses organized for journalists

18.09.2019 [19:16]
English courses organized for media representatives by the leading mobile operator of the country, “Azercell Telecom LLC”, has already ended. On September 18, the company held a meeting with the journalists, successfully accomplished the courses. Addressing the event, CEO of “Azercell Telecom” ...

Azerbaijan, Italy hail interparliamentary cooperation in strengthening bilateral relations

18.09.2019 [19:04]
Azerbaijan`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov has met with President of the Italian Senate Maria Elisabetta Alberti Casellati as part of his visit to Italy. The sides hailed the Azerbaijani-Italian strategic partnership, ongoing political dialogue between the two countries, high-level ...