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AZERBAIJAN PREPARES FOR WORLD SUMMIT ON INFORMATION SOCIETY

16.09.2003 [17:34]
UN and International Telecommunication Union will hold the World Summit on the Information Society this December 10-12. On September 15, a regular session of the Organizational committee began its work ...

CULTURAL ISSUES TO BE DISCUSSED IN ANTALIYA

16.09.2003 [17:34]
Colloquium “Cultural Policies of Transition Countries: Dialogue and Partnership” will be held in Antaliya, Turkey on September 18-20. According to the press service of Milli Majlis, deputy Ali Abbasov is ...

TEACHING STAFF OF TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY TO VOTE FOR STABLE FUTURE

16.09.2003 [17:34]
A meeting in connection with the October 15 presidential elections has been held in the Azerbaijan Technical University. Speakers told in details of the creative work implemented in Azerbaijan during ...

FORESTS AND STEPPES ON FIRE IN EASTERN KAZAKHSTAN

16.09.2003 [17:33]
Agency on Emergencies of Kazakhstan reports fife days have passed since forests and steppes are on fire in Eastern Kazakhstan. Until now, more than 4 thousand hectares turned into ashes. ...

COMMUNICATION SYSTEM MARKED ITS 85TH ANNIVERSARY

16.09.2003 [17:33]
A meeting dedicated to the 85th anniversary of this structure’s establishment was held in the Ministry of Communication on September 15. Minister of Communication Nadir Ahmadov, told of the history ...

INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION INCREASED BY 5% IN JANUARY-AUGUST

16.09.2003 [17:32]
The volume of industrial production in the Republic during January-August, 2003 has constituted 15.3755 billion manats that is 5% more as compared with the same period of the last year, ...

TENDERS AT BICEX

16.09.2003 [15:35]
Weighted average exchange prices made up 4912,49 manat for 1 US dollar in Baku Interbank Currency Exchange on September 15.
In the morning, the volume of deals closed by two ...

MEETING WITH SPORTSMEN AT EDUCATION MINISTRY

15.09.2003 [22:59]
A meeting with gold, silver and bronze medallists of the World and European championships of 2003 and their coaches took place in the Ministry of Education of Azerbaijan.
Opening the ...

“GEORGIA WILL BE READY TO JOIN NATO VERY SOON”

15.09.2003 [22:49]
This statement was made by President of Georgia Eduard Shevardnadze. On September 15, in a radio address to the nation he said, “Much work has been recently implemented in the ...

CONSEQUENCES OF HEAVY RAINS ELIMINATED

15.09.2003 [22:49]
The staff of the Aksu Public Corporation “Sutikinti” has constructed and put into operation a new bridge for pedestrians instead of an old one, gone with the mudflow.
Reconstruction works ...

TURKEY APPOINTED NEW AMBASSADOR TO GERMANY

15.09.2003 [22:49]
As AzerTAj Berlin-based correspondent reports, former State Human Rights Minister of Turkey Mehmet Ali Irtemcelik began to discharge the duties of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkey to the ...

GERMAN FRONTIER POLICE DELEGATION ARRIVED IN BAKU

15.09.2003 [22:48]
Delegation led by German Frontier Police representative Udo Burkholder has arrived in Baku on an official visit at the invitation of Chief of the State Frontiers service of Azerbaijan, Commander ...

HE HAS ALWAYS BEEN A LEADER

15.09.2003 [21:27]
Doctor of historical sciences, professor, dean of international relationships faculty of the Moscow State Institute of Foreign Relations, Yury Alekseevich Bulatov has shared his memories connected with Prime Minister of ...

EIGHTY FIVE YEARS PASS SINCE LIBERATION OF BAKU FROM DASHNAK-BOLSHEVIK RULE

TURKISH SOLDIERS COMMEMORATED

15.09.2003 [20:50]
Eighty five years ago, on September 15, 1918 Azerbaijan corps and Turkish Caucasian Islamic Army commanded by Nuru pasha liberated Baku from Bolshevik-Dashnak rule. As a result of the city’s ...

AZERBAIJAN–IRAN RELATIONS DEVELOP STEADILY

PRIME-MINISTER OF AZERBAIJAN ILHAM ALIYEV RECEIVED AMBASSADOR OF IRAN

15.09.2003 [20:49]
Prime-Minister of the Azerbaijan Republic Ilham Aliyev received Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary of the Islamic Republic of Iran to Azerbaijan Ahad Gazani at his request, September 15.

Welcoming sincerely the ...

AZERBAIJAN DRAWS A SPECIAL ATTENTION TO EXPANSION OF COOPERATION WITH COUNCIL OF EUROPE

PRIME MINISTER OF AZERBAIJAN ILHAM ALIYEV RECEIVED A DELEGATION OF PACE

15.09.2003 [20:45]
On September 15, Prime Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received a delegation of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) having arrived on a visit ...

SIX TWINS CAME INTO THE WORLD IN GAZA SECTOR

15.09.2003 [20:42]
The health of twins - five boys and one girl - born in the Palestinian sector of Gaza, is still good. Mother of newborn babies Nakhla al-Khatibda, 33, feels well. ...

“FIVE” DISCUSES DRAFT RESOLUTION ON IRAQ

15.09.2003 [20:42]
A conference of Foreign Minister of the five UN Security Council members has begun its work in Geneva. The “Five” is discussing draft resolution on Iraq. The conference is attended ...

PRICE-RAISE IS OF TEMPORARY CHARACTER

15.09.2003 [20:41]
“The recent price-raise for some foodstuff in the country is in no way connected to the upcoming elections and increase of wages, pensions and allowances. Prices take shape in compliance ...

“HARMONY PROJECT” ENHANCING ITS ACTIVITY IN AZERBAIJAN

15.09.2003 [20:41]
According to director of the American program on coordinating the links between schools, head of the “Harmony Project” Baku office Kerri Kosbi, for the last two years computer internet-centers at ...

CONTEST “YOUTH AND PEACE” HOLDING

15.09.2003 [20:41]
Under the sponsorship of the Baku office of the regional organization Women for prevention of conflicts and peace building in the South Caucasus, youth organization Reliable future is holding a ...

WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION ACKNOWLEDGED SUCCESS OF AZERBAIJAN

15.09.2003 [20:16]
Azerbaijan takes the third place among countries of the region according to the level of introduction of World Health Organization’s (WHO) strategy in the country. It was stated at the ...

HIS EXCELLENCYMR. ILHAM ALIYEVPRIME MINISTER OF THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

15.09.2003 [20:12]
Your Excellency,

Please allow me to congratulate you sincerely on your appointment as Prime Minster of the Republic of Azerbaijan and wish every success in the discharge of your responsible duties.

I ...

LIFE IN VILLAGES CHANGES

15.09.2003 [20:12]
National hero Gocha Nabi found asylum in places situated at a distance of a mountainous village of Pazmaridan of Ordubad region, Toz Gyadii and Halil Yurdu. These places have changed ...

“TO FUTURE WITH FAITH AND INSPIRATION”

15.09.2003 [20:11]
This is the title of a personal exhibition of the ninth form schoolboy of Azerbaijani-Turkish private lyceum, a 14-year-old painter Farkhad Farzaliyev opened in Nakhchivan.
About 80 canvases worked by ...