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WORKSHOP FOR LIBRARIANS

13.09.2003 [14:39]
On September 11, a 3-day workshop “Modern Libraries and their Goals”, arranged by the training center of the Azerbaijan State Library after M. F. Akhundov, began its work in ...

JAPANESE PARLIAMENTARIANS VISITED SANGACHAL TERMINAL

13.09.2003 [14:38]
On September 12, a parliamentary delegation of Japan led by deputy chairman of the Chamber of advisors Shoji Motooka, having arrived in Azerbaijan, visited Sangachal terminal.
Having updated the guests ...

“HOLIDAY OF ASIA” IN BAKU

13.09.2003 [14:38]
Opening of the traditional international music festival “Holiday of Asia” was held at the concert Hall of Khazar University. The festival is being held at the initiative of the Ministry ...

RASHID BEHBUDOV’S BRASS TO BE OPENED SOON

13.09.2003 [14:37]
On the initiative of Rashid Behbudov’s fund, a brass is tol be placed on the house where this immortal coryphaeus singer lived. People’s painter, Deputy of the Milli Majlis Omar ...

PRESIDENT ALIYEV IN STABLE CONDITION AT CLEVELAND CLINIC

13.09.2003 [03:05]
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation issued a press-release on September 12, AzerTAj’s Washington-based correspondent reports. The press-release reads:

PRESIDENT ALIYEV IN STABLE CONDITION AT CLEVELAND CLINIC

Friday, Sept. 12, 2003

President Heydar Aliyev of The Republic of Azerbaijan is in stable condition and continues to respond well to medical treatment for congestive heart failure, Cleveland Clinic doctors said today.

The president's health has improved since his arrival at the hospital last month, physicians said. In preparation of returning to Azerbaijan, the president is undergoing rehabilitation and physical therapy ...

PRESIDENT HEYDAR ALIYEV’S POLICY AIMED AT ECONOMIC PROGRESS IN AZERBAIJAN AND ENSURING PEOPLE’S WELFARE GIVES ONE MORE RESULT

SOLEMN OPENING CEREMONY OF TINNED FOOD FACTORY IN KHACHMAZ

13.09.2003 [00:57]
A solemn opening ceremony of the tinned food factory was held in the city of Khachmaz on September 12. The event was attended by Prime-Minister of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev who ...

MR. ILHAM ALIYEVPRIME MINISTERREPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

13.09.2003 [00:57]
Mr. Prime Minister,
I would like to extend my congratulations on your appointment to the position of Prime-Minister of Azerbaijan Republic.
I want to assure you that as before, the ...

PEOPLE’S ARTIST ARIF MELIKOV

13.09.2003 [00:57]
Dear Arif Melikov,

A sincerely congratulate you, the outstanding music composer who has great services in development of Azerbaijani culture, on the occasion of your 70th jubilee.
Continuing in a worthy ...

TENDERS AT BICEX

12.09.2003 [23:21]
Weighted average exchange prices made up 4915 manat for 1 US dollar in Baku Interbank Currency Exchange on September 12.
In the morning, the volume of deals closed by two ...

OSCE MINSK GROUP CO-CHAIRS TO GATHER IN VIENNA

12.09.2003 [20:01]
OSCE Minsk group Co-chairs will meet in Vienna, September 15. The meeting will be of familiarization character, Foreign Affairs Ministry reports. It should be reminded that newly appointed Russian Co-chair ...

TURKISH DELEGATION VISITED POLICE ACADEMY AND INTERIOR TROOPS TRAINING CENTER

12.09.2003 [20:00]
A delegation led by Security Department head of Turkey’s Interior Ministry Gokhan Aydinar visited training center of the Police Academy & Interior Troops after Arif Heydarov located in Gala, September ...

AZERBAIJAN-GERMANY EDUCATIONAL RELATIONS EXPANDING

12.09.2003 [20:00]
A delegation of German Universities Rectors Society has visited Azerbaijan Technical University
/ATU/. In the framework of TACIS-Tempus program, the guests familiarized themselves with up-to-date educational laboratories opened in ATU, ...

FIRST AID DAY MARKED IN AZERBAIJAN

12.09.2003 [20:00]
The First Aid Day will be celebrated in Azerbaijan on September 13. Over 100 countries joined the First Aid Day under the motto “Around the world”, International Committee of Red ...

FOREIGN MINISTER OF AZERBAIJAN MET WITH PRESIDENT OF TURKEY

12.09.2003 [19:59]
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Vilayat Guliyev staying for and official visit in Turkey where he had arrived at the invitation of Turkey’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of ...

UKRTRANSNEFT’S PROPOSAL TO COMPANIES OF AZERBAIJAN, RUSSIA, KAZAKHSTAN AND UZBEKISTAN TO FILL ODESSA-BRODY OIL PIPELINE

12.09.2003 [17:40]
The Ukrainian company Ukrtansneft has approached the state organs and companies of Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Russia and Uzbekistan with a proposal to take part in filling the Odessa-Brody pipeline with process ...

GAUZY BALLOT BOXES DELIVERED TO AZERBAIJAN

12.09.2003 [14:50]
Federative Republic of Germany presented 5 thousand non-portable gauzy ballot boxes for the upcoming October 15 Presidential elections, charge' d'affaires of Germany to Azerbaijan, Embassy’s adviser Karsten Mayer-Wiefhouzen said ...

DELEGATION OF JAPAN VISITING AZERBAIJAN

12.09.2003 [14:40]
On September 11, delegation of the Japanese Parliament’s Advisers Chamber led by Chairman Shoji Motooka visited the Alley of Martyrs.
Deputy Chairman of Milli Majlis Ziyafat Askarov dwelt on 20 January tragedy, as well as the Khojali Genocide and NagornoKarabakh conflict.
Members of the delegation of Japan ...

PUBLIC ORDER OFFICIALS OF TURKEY’S MIA VISITING AZERBAIJAN

12.09.2003 [14:37]
A delegation led by head of the Chief Department for public order of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Turkey Gokhan Aydiner, with a2-day visit arrived in Baku, 11 September. ...

ISSUE LINKED WITH AZERBAIJAN NOT DISCUSSED

12.09.2003 [14:26]
A regular sitting of PACE Bureau and Standing Committee was held in Naples. Issues related to approval of the fall agenda was discussed.
Azerbaijan was represented by Mr. Samad Seyidov, ...

PETER KRALZH: ‘AZERBAIJAN RICH WITH VALUABLE MINERALS & THERMAL WATERS’

12.09.2003 [14:22]
Head of the International Hydro-geologists Association for mineral and thermal waters commission Peter Kralzh stressed it at Baku seminar. Issues related to studying of the reserves of mineral and thermal ...

ISSUES ON PREPARATION OF EMPLOYMENT STRATEGY DISCUSSED

12.09.2003 [14:21]
Session of the coordination committee, set up for elaboration of employment strategy in the Azerbaijan Republic was held in the ministry of labor and social security of population on September ...

INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR ENDED

12.09.2003 [14:21]
A 2-day seminar held in Baku by the Administration of civil defense of the Ministry of Defense of the Azerbaijan Republic jointly with the NATO Committee of civil defense ended. ...

AZERBAIJANI FIELD HOCKEY PLAYERS WILL PLAY THE LAST MATCH WITH RUSSIAN TEAM

12.09.2003 [14:20]
National Azerbaijani women field hockey team will play its last match on September 12 in the European Championship held in Barcelona. Azerbaijani team will compete with Russian team for the ...

PARTNERSHIP RELATIONS EXPANDING

12.09.2003 [14:20]
A delegation of Shamkir region of Azerbaijan headed by Chairman of Shamkir municipality Mazahir Jafarov arrived in Ukraine on September 11. The purpose of the visit was to set up ...

INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE DEDICATED TO THE CASPIAN ECOLOGY HELD IN KAZAKHSTAN

12.09.2003 [14:19]
Prevention of pollution of the Caspian Sea in the conditions of intensive development of oil fields was discussed in the first international ecological conference “Caspian Ecology-2003”, held in Mangistaus province ...