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MR. ILHAM ALIYEVPRIME MINISTERREPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

21.08.2003 [19:36]
Your Excellency,
It is an honor to congratulate you most cordially on your appointment to the position of Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan.
I wish you success on ...

MEETING OF PROTEST IN MARNEULI

21.08.2003 [18:59]
After the long lull, another fact of kidnapping has been registered in Marneuli. The kidnapping of Bakari Mumladze, inhabitant of Sereteli village of the Marneuli province, Georgia, has aroused the ...

SLEEP-WALKER ON THE RAILS

21.08.2003 [18:58]
On his way to Kopenghagen on business, heavyweight Austrian businessman got off the train in pajamas at night. The drowsy passenger has been detained by railway police since his appearance ...

ALISHER AZERI’S BOOK OF TRAVELING

21.08.2003 [18:58]
The name of an Azerbaijani traveler Alishir Azeri is widely known not only in Azerbaijan, but also in the countries, which he wandered with rucksack, during his three trips. His ...

TENDERS AT BICEX

21.08.2003 [18:56]
According to results of tenders held in currency section of the Baku Inter-bank Currency Exchange (BICEX), the average weighted exchange rate of USD/AZM on August 20 valued at 4916 manat ...

LOCALS ARE LARGEST GROUP EXPECTED AT BTC PIPELINE MEETINGS

21.08.2003 [17:16]
In accordance with EBRD press-release, local people living along the route of the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan (BTC) oil pipeline, local officials and local interest groups are expected to form the bulk ...

SEMPRA TO BUY 140,000 TONNES OF AZERBAIJANI OIL

21.08.2003 [17:16]
According to the State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR), the U.S. company Sempra has won a tender to buy 140,000 tonnes of oil from the September consignment ...

NEW DRAFT LAW ‘ON BANKS’ MEETS INTERNATIONAL STANDARD

21.08.2003 [17:15]
The Milli Majlis Standing Commission for Economic Policy conducted August 20 its regular sitting to discuss the Commission’s working plan for autumn session and the draft Law ‘On Banks.’
Chairman ...

WHY DOES CEMENT PRICES GO UP?

21.08.2003 [15:48]
Social and political stability in Azerbaijan has created good opportunities for development of all branches of the country’s economy including large-scale expansion of repair and assembling works.
Today, a plenty ...

NIYAZI’S BIRTHDAY CELEBRATED IN HIS HOME-MUSEUM

21.08.2003 [15:48]
Great Azerbaijani conductor Niyazi’s Birthday celebration was held, August 20, in his Home-Museum. People’s artist of USSR, State Prizes winner, Hero of Socialist Labor and public figure Niyazi had a ...

CONFERENCE ON LEGISLATIVE REGULATION OF THE KAZAKHSTANI SECTOR OF THE CASPIAN SEA TO BE HELD IN ALMATY

21.08.2003 [12:17]
According to the “ Kazakhstan Today”, from 21-23 August at the Kazakh University Academy there will be an international scientific and practical conference dedicated to the legislative regulation and ...

REPAIR WORK AT AZGRES COMPLETE BY 60%

21.08.2003 [12:17]
Repair work still continues at the Azerbaijani GRES (electricity power station) as part of the maintenance work ahead of the next winter season 2003/2004. According to the press service ...

ADVANCE BORING OF WELLS IN WESTERN PART OF AZERI COMPLETED

21.08.2003 [12:16]
Advance boring work on the western part of Azeri as part of the stage-2 project from the recently installed template has been completed. According to the Baku office of ...

“EUPEC/AZPETROL” TO BE INVOLVED IN BTC PROJECT

20.08.2003 [23:11]
German-Azerbaijani Company “EUPEC/AZPETROL” is expected to join the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline constriction project soon.
The joint venture has already concreted 700 m 2 of pipeline on the “Phase-1” stage of “Azeri” ...

IDPs SATISFIED WITH TREATMENT

20.08.2003 [23:10]
IDPs temporarily settled in Balakan province of Azerbaijan have been examined by the experienced doctors of the central hospital; some of them have undergone free cure. Diabetics, consumptives and epileptics ...

NEWLY BUILT SCHOOL IN GAZYANTEP NAMED AFTER PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN HEYDAR ALIYEV

20.08.2003 [22:25]
Embassy of Azerbaijan to Turkey announced that one of the secondary schools located in the city of Gazyantep - one of the largest in Turkey - has been named after ...

UKRANIAN COMPANY TO REPAY ITS DEBTS TO SOCAR

20.08.2003 [22:11]
State Joint Stock Company “Ukrresurs”will have repaid its debt for the diesel oil to the State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic before October 2003.
According to the Embassy of Ukaraine ...

KISH TO HAVE NEW SCHOOL

20.08.2003 [22:10]
In accordance with the instruction of the President of Azerbaijan Heydar Aliyev, construction of the new school has been launched in Kish village of Shaki.
The school designed for 624 ...

CENTRAL ELECTION COMMISSION ANNOUNCES

20.08.2003 [22:10]
The sortition for granting free air time in the State Broadcasting Company of Azerbaijan Republic will be held in the office of Central Election Commission (Baku, Rasul-Rza str, 3) on ...

PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF BRASILH.E MR. LUIS INASIU LULA DA SILVA

20.08.2003 [22:09]
Dear Mr. President,

I was deeply grieved upon hearing the news of the death of the special envoy of the UN Secretary General – Your compatriot, prominent diplomat Sergio Viera de ...

TUDEV CONVOKES CONGRESS

20.08.2003 [19:50]
A regular congress of the Organization of Friendship, Fraternity and Co-operation of Turkish States and Unions (TUDEV), will be held in the city of Afyon on September 5-7. President of ...

US CITIZENS ANNOUNCED MOST WANTED IN TASHKENT

20.08.2003 [19:49]
The citizens of the United States of Uzbek origin Abdulrauf Magsudi and his sons Mansour and Farid have been announced most wanted in Uzbekistan.
The Uzbek General Prosecutor’s Office told ...

TOURIST DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR

20.08.2003 [19:16]
A seminar on "Protected Area Management and Regional Economic Development through Ecotourism in the South Caucasus Region" was held at the Enterprise Centre of AIOC.
The event was ...

MISSION OF JAPANESE INTERNATIONAL BANK NEGOTIATES IN AZENERGY

20.08.2003 [18:44]
A delegation of the Japanese Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) is on visit to Baku to carry out a research related to the project “Study of real state of energetic ...

SECRETARY GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONSMR. KOFI ANNAN

20.08.2003 [18:37]
Dear Mr. Secretary General,
I was deeply grieved upon hearing the news of the death of Your special envoy to Iraq Sergio Viera de Mello, many casualties caused by ...