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MINE ACCIDENT IN THE KEMEROVO REGION OF RUSSIA

10.04.2004 [17:58]
Rescuers are continuing the work in the Taizhina mine in Osinniki, Kemerovo region (Siberia), where today's accident claimed eight lives, according to the latest reports of AzerTaj correspondent.
Spokesman ...

«LAZER» COMP AND “THOUSAND AND ONE NIGHTS” ON CALENDAR

10.04.2004 [17:00]
Azerbaijan Electronics /Azel/ has issued a delicate calendar for 2004-2005, which includes the pictures from the dance scenes of Fikret Amirov’s ballet “1001 nights” and the first Azerbaijani computer “Lazer” ...

OFFICIAL VISIT OF DEFENSE MINISTER OF AZERBAIJAN TO UKRAINE ENDED

10.04.2004 [17:00]
Having completed his official visit to Ukraine, Minister of Defense of Azerbaijan, colonel-general Safar Abiyev left for Azerbaijan with his accompanying group on April 9, 2004.
At the international airport ...

EXHIBITION OF WORKS OF TURKIC ARTISTS OPENED IN PARIS

10.04.2004 [17:00]
“TURKSOY” initiated opening of the exhibition of works of Turkic artists at the Turkish Cultural and Information Center in Paris.
Director of the Center Serpil Varon stressed that the exhibition ...

PMC TO COOPERATE WITH PC “AZERBORU”

10.04.2004 [16:59]
Russian Pipe Metallurgy Company /PMC/ and British Financial Group “Targol Investments Ltd” signed an agreement on cooperation to arrange an effective pipe production in “Azerboru” SC.
The new agreement implies ...

CE SECRETARY GENERAL MET OMBUDSPERSON OF AZERBAIJAN

10.04.2004 [16:40]
The Council of Europe Secretary General Mr. Walter Schwimmer met with the Ombudsperson of Azerbaijan Republic Ms. Elmira Suleymanova.

As was informed to AzerTAj from the Ombudsperson Office, during the meeting ...

CHAIRMAN OF AZERBAIJAN PARLIAMENT - HONORARY DOCTOR OF KIEV UNIVERSITY

10.04.2004 [16:39]
AzerTAj correspondent reported. On resolution of the Academic Council of the Kiev National University after T. Shevchenko, Chairman of the Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan Republic Murtuz Alaskarov was conferred with ...

TWO ANOTHER LAWS ADOPTED IN MILLI MAJLIS

10.04.2004 [15:05]
As was informed by AzerTAj, at the session of Milli Majlis on April 9, two bills were discussed in the corresponding commissions. First was on amendments to some laws of ...

OFFICIAL VISIT OF AZERBAIJAN PRESIDENT TO TURKEY IN LIMELIGHT OF TURKISH MEDIA

10.04.2004 [15:05]
Forthcoming official visit of Azerbaijan President Ilham Aliyev to Turkey is in limelight of the Turkish media. Public and private televisions of the fraternal country televise the programs and documentaries ...

NEW ALMANAC OF TRANSLATION PREPARING

09.04.2004 [22:53]
A new literary collection “Sharg” is on the verge of being issued, AzerTAj learnt from the Nizami Museum of Literature of the National Academy of Science.
The edition includes works ...

FARMAN KARIMZADEH’S MEMORY DEDICATED

09.04.2004 [22:53]
A commemoration day of famous writer Farman Karimzadeh was held in “Natavan” club of the Writers Union of Azerbaijan.
Writer Gulhuseyn Huseynoglu told of the place of Farman Karimzadeh in ...

KOFI ANNAN CALLS CYPRIOTES TO REFERENDUM

09.04.2004 [22:03]
The UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan called on the Greek and Turkish communities of Cyprus to vote for unification of the island at the April 24 referendum.
Koffi Annan attracted the ...

AZERBAIJANI PAINTER PRESENTS ITS PERSONAL EXHIBITION IN BERLIN

09.04.2004 [22:02]
The personal exhibition of the People’s Artist Farhad Khalilov was opened in Berlin, March 28.
Over 40 paintings were exhibited there.
Participants at the exhibition included mayor, masters of art ...

MEETING AT MINISTRY OF EDUCATION

09.04.2004 [22:02]
Minister of Education Misir Mardanov met with spouse of US ambassador to Azerbaijan Leslie Harnish.
Mrs. Leslie Harnish dwelt upon the program for handicapped children. She noted that the National ...

“AZERENERGY” REPAYS ITS CREDITS

09.04.2004 [22:01]
The “Azerenergy” SC plans to repay about $30 million of the credits allotted by international financial organizations for implementation of energy projects.
$5 million was repaid in January, Azernergy’s press-service ...

“AZERDEMIRYOLBANK” OPENS NEW JOBS

09.04.2004 [22:01]
The Joint-Stock Bank “Azerdemiryolbank” is one of the heavyweight banks of Azerbaijan providing the credit-financial services to physical and legal entities. The Bank increasingly widens the volume of its credit ...

SCIENTIFIC-TECHNICAL CONTEST DUE IN APRIL

09.04.2004 [22:00]
The final stage of the fourth Republican scientific-technical creative contest among children and teenagers will be held in Baku Sports Palace, April 12. The province and zone phases of the ...

AZERBAIJAN ATTACHES SPECIAL ATTENTION TO DEVELOPMENT OF RELATIONS WITH ALL FRIENDLY COUNTRIES
PRESIDENT ILHAM ALIYEV RECEIVED CREDENTIALS OF THE AMBASSADORS OF SOME COUNTRIES NEWLY ACCREDITED IN AZERBAIJAN

09.04.2004 [21:43]
On 9 April, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received at the “Ulduz” Palace the credentials of the newly accredited ambassadors extraordinary and plenipotentiary in Azerbaijan, of the ...

AZERBAIJAN-ROMANIA RELATIONS DEVELOPING SUCCESSFULLY
PRESIDENT ILHAM ALIYEV RECEIVED CREDENTIALS OF THE AMBASSADOR OF ROMANIA

09.04.2004 [21:19]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received at the “Ulduz” Palace the credentials of the newly appointed ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Romania to Azerbaijan Republic Nikolaye Ureke, ...

EXECUTIVE ORDER OF THE PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC
ON APPROVAL OF THE “LETTER-AGREEMENT ON GRANT OF JAPAN FOR PREPARATION OF AZERBAIJAN ENERGY PROJECT BETWEEN THE REPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN AND THE INTERNATIONAL BANK FOR RECONSTRUCTION AND DEVELOPMENT (EBRD)”

09.04.2004 [20:14]
1. To approve the “Letter-Agreement on grant of Japan for preparation of Azerbaijan energy project between the Republic of Azerbaijan and the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)”, signed ...

EXECUTIVE ORDER OF THE PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC
ON APPROVAL OF THE “CONTRACT ON INCREASING VOLUME OF FINANCE BETWEEN THE BANK OF KREDITANЄTALT FЬR VIDERAUFBAU (KFW) OF THE FEDERATIVE REPUBLIC OF GERMANY AND THE GOVERNMENT OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC”

09.04.2004 [20:12]
1. To approve the “Contract on increasing volume of finance between the bank of Kreditanєtalt Fьr Videraufbau (KfW) of the Federative Republic of Germany and the Government of Azerbaijan Republic” ...

EXECUTIVE ORDER OF THE PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC
ON GRANTING TO R.A. HASANOV THE RANK OF AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC

09.04.2004 [19:33]
Following the Law of Azerbaijan Republic “On definition of degrees and diplomatic ranks for the heads of foreign diplomatic missions of Azerbaijan Republic”, I, hereby, resolve:
Ramiz Ayvaz oglu Hasanov ...

EXECUTIVE ORDER OF THE PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC
ON DISMISSAL OF H.G. HAJIYEV FROM THE POST OF AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC TO GEORGIA

09.04.2004 [19:30]
Under the Article 109.15 of the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic, I, hereby, resolve:
Hajan Gulu oglu Hajiyev is dismissed from the post of ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Azerbaijan Republic ...

EXECUTIVE ORDER OF THE PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC
ON APPOINTMENT OF R.A. HASANOV AS THE AMBASSADOR EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY OF AZERBAIJAN REPUBLIC TO GEORGIA

09.04.2004 [19:28]
Under the Article 109.15 of the Constitution of Azerbaijan Republic, I, hereby, resolve:
Ramiz Ayvaz oglu Hasanov is appointed as the ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary of Azerbaijan Republic to Georgia ...

AZERBAIJAN PRESIDENT’S VISIT TO TURKEY IN FOCUS
PRESIDENT OF AZERBAIJAN ILHAM ALIYEV RECEIVED AMBASSADOR OF TURKEY IN THE COUNTRY

09.04.2004 [19:10]
On 9 April, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received at the president palace ambassador of Turkey in the country Ahmad Unal Chevigez.
Reminding that in several days ...