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Azerbaijan, International Finance Corporation mull energy cooperation

24.01.2020 [08:57]
Azerbaijan’s Energy Minister Parviz Shahbazov has met with a delegation led by International Finance Corporation (IFC) Regional Manager for the South Caucasus and Russia Jan Van Bilsen. Jan van Bilsen highlighted issues such as the attraction of investments to the private sector, increasing the role of ...

Black January – The start of Azerbaijan's independence

23.01.2020 [21:42]
Guivami Rahimli, BP Azerbaijan Senior Government Affairs Advisor, has shared with AZERTAC some highlights of the tragic events in January 1990 captured by world famous photographer Reza who arrived in Baku on 24 January ...

Asan Imza case mentioned at World Economic Forum Whitepaper

23.01.2020 [20:37]
The World Economic Forum has been published white papers in the framework of the project, which is part of the World Economic Forum’s Shaping the Future of Mobility and Shaping the Future of Technology Governance: Blockchain and Distributed Ledger Technologies Platforms ...

® Azercell’s 4G network recognized as the highest quality in the country

23.01.2020 [20:27]
2019 has passed for Azercell Telecom as a year of large-scale initiatives on network modernization and improvement, as well as expansion of customer experience. During the period from November, 2018 to the end of 2019 Azercell has expanded its 4G network’s geographical coverage all over the country by 366% ...

Russian State Duma adopts bill on amendments to Constitution in first reading

23.01.2020 [20:21]
Russia’s State Duma on Thursday adopted in the first reading Russian President Vladimir Putin’s bill on amendments to the Constitution envisaging, among other things, an expansion of the rights of parliament and the Constitutional Court, a ban prohibiting top officials from ...

® Bakcell, INNOLAND introduce young developers to potential investors

23.01.2020 [20:16]
The AppLab project of Bakcell together with INNOLAND Incubation and Acceleration Center held a “Demo Day” for the participants of their joint incubation program. The purpose of the “Demo Day” was to introduce the startups who need access to financing to the potential investors ...

Kazinform, ANSA news agency sign cooperation agreement

23.01.2020 [19:39]
Kazinform International News Agency and Italy’s ANSA News Agency have signed a memorandum of cooperation, according to Kazinform. Kazinform JSC CEO Askar Umarov and ANSA News Agency CEO Stefano De Alessandri became ...

Dmitry Savelyev: Upcoming elections to Milli Majlis will be a new stage of transformation

23.01.2020 [19:35]
“Azerbaijan is one of the most dynamically developing countries which is constantly carrying out political, economic and social reforms,” member of the Russian State Duma, head of Russia-Azerbaijan inter-parliamentary friendship group Dmitry Savelyev told secki-2020.az ...

SOCAR, LUKOIL sign MoU

23.01.2020 [19:25]
SOCAR and LUKOIL have inked a Memorandum of Understanding on the Nakhchivan prospective structure in the Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea, as well as on the exploration block covering the Caspian-Guba and Goshadash prospective structures in the shallow waters of the sea ...

Jazz Diva Dianne Reeves to perform at Heydar Aliyev Center VIDEO

23.01.2020 [19:18]
Pre-eminent jazz vocalist Dianne Reeves will give a concert at the Heydar Aliyev Center in Baku on March 29. Dianne Reeves is one of the most impressive singers on a jazz stage since early 80s. She is the first woman to receive the Jazz Legends Award ...

Olympic officials urged to get vaccinated

23.01.2020 [18:41]
A medical academic society is calling on officials and volunteers to get vaccinated ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics to curb the spread of infections during the events, according to NHK WORLD-JAPAN. The Japanese Association for Infectious Diseases is set to announce ...

PACE delegation visits Milli Majlis

23.01.2020 [18:38]
Deputy Speaker of Milli Majlis Bahar Muradova has met with a delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) to discuss the upcoming parliamentary elections to be held in Azerbaijan on February 9 ...

More than 210 international observers accredited to monitor parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan

23.01.2020 [17:08]
“As of today, more than 210 international observers have been accredited to monitor the February 9 parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan”, Deputy Chairman of the Central Election Commission (CEC) Rovzat Gasimov has told journalists, secki-2020.az reports ...

Azerbaijani professor Ahad Janahmadov’s “Engineering Philosophy” treatise published

23.01.2020 [16:54]
An updated version of “Engineering Philosophy”, which is the scientific and philosophical treatise on Space, Time and the meaning of life, by mechanic-philosopher Ahad Janahmadov, doctor of technical sciences, professor, academician of a number of ...

Pacific Council on International Policy issues article on Black January

23.01.2020 [16:05]
The Los Angeles-based Pacific Council on International Policy analytical center has published an article by Consul General of Azerbaijan in Los Angeles Nasimi Aghayev headlined “The Lessons of Azerbaijan’s Black January, 30 Years ...

Pakistan conducts successful training launch of ballistic missile Ghaznavi

23.01.2020 [15:51]
Pakistan on Thursday conducted a successful training launch of surface to surface ballistic missile Ghaznavi, capable of delivering multiple types of warheads upto a range of 290 kilometers, the Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency reported ...

President Ilham Aliyev met with President of Procter & Gamble Europe Loic Tassel VIDEO

23.01.2020 [14:15]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with President of Procter & Gamble Europe Loic Tassel in Davos. Loic Tassel thanked President Ilham Aliyev for the meeting. He hailed the reforms carried out in Azerbaijan ...

President Ilham Aliyev met with Chairperson of Public Sector Solutions of Swiss Re VIDEO

23.01.2020 [14:10]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has met with Chairperson of Public Sector Solutions of Swiss Re Veronica Scotti in Davos. Expressing her gratitude to President Ilham Aliyev for the meeting ...

Azerbaijani agricultural products exhibited in Dubai

23.01.2020 [13:54]
"Azerbaijan Agricultural Products: Exhibition and Degustation” event organized by “Agro Procurement and Supply” OJSC under the Ministry of Agriculture and Azerbaijan Trade Representative Office in the United Arab Emirates with the support of the Embassy of Azerbaijan in UAE ...