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NEGOTIATIONS WILL GO ON IN DUBAI

25.08.2003 [19:12]
Discussion of the draft Convention “On cancellation of double taxation” and Agreement “On encouragement and mutual defense of investments” between the governments of the Republic of Azerbaijan and the United ...

CONCERT IN MINGECHAVIR ORGANIZED BY AZENERGY

25.08.2003 [19:12]
A concert organized by representatives of Azenergy Company and local energetic objects is to be held on August 30 at the central square of the Mingechavir town.
This concert becomes ...

SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE TO BE HELD IN BAKU IN THE FRAMEWORK OF EUROPEAN COMMISSION’S TEMPUS PROGRAM

25.08.2003 [19:09]
In the framework of TEMPUS program of the European Commission, a scientific conference will be held in Baku on September 23-24. As AzerTAj correspondent was informed in the embassy of ...

NAKHCHIVAN STUDENTS IN TURKEY

25.08.2003 [19:09]
Students of III-IV courses of the Medical Department of the Nakhchivan State University and physicians of the attached hospital have passed one month probation period in central hospital of Elazig ...

FOUR EDUCATIONAL ESTABLISHMENT AWARDED BY DIPLOMAS

25.08.2003 [19:08]
According to Baku Main Education Department, the education departments of Sabail, Nasimi, Khatai and Yasamal districts of the city have been particularly distinguished in increase of education level and implementation ...

RUSSIAN TO BE TAUGHT IN IRANIAN SCHOOLS

25.08.2003 [19:08]
Russian language will be taught in the Iranian schools since the next academic year by the decision of Higher Education Council of Iran. Though before, Russian has been teaching only ...

LAW VIOLATIONS SUPPRESSED

25.08.2003 [19:08]
Regional Ecology and Natural Resources Department in Mingachevir conducted spot-check in various manufacturing establishments. Forty three acts and protocols have been drawn up on revealed law violations, 20 compulsory instructions ...

FOCUS ON THE ELECTION RUN-UP

25.08.2003 [19:07]
Meeting of the Heads of ‘Yeni Azerbaijan’ party’s regional and city organizations was held on August 23. Opening the meeting, ‘Yeni Azerbaijan’ Party’s Executive Secretary, Deputy of the Milli Majlis ...

NEW SCHOOL FOR REFUGEES AND IDP-S CHILDREN

25.08.2003 [19:06]
New school for 300 students has been built in Azizbayov district of Baku by means of the international humanitarian organization. According to the Head Educational Institution of Baku, this well ...

CHINGIZ AYTMATOV TURNS 75

25.08.2003 [19:05]
International film festival ‘Zirva’ in honor of the 75th birthday of Kyrgyz writer Chingiz Aytmatov will be held in Bishkek / Kirgizistan/ on November 2003.
The festival will be organized ...

THE BOOK ‘LAST YEARS OF LIFE OF NARIMAN NARIMANOV’ PRESENTED

25.08.2003 [19:05]
The book ‘Last years of life of Nariman Narimanov’ written by Doctor of Phylilogy, Professor, Deputy of Milli Majlis Shamil Gurbanov has been issued. The book brought to the notice ...

‘WORLD RELIGIONS’ CAME OUT

25.08.2003 [19:04]
Publishing house ‘Azerbaijan National Encyclopedia’ has published the encyclopedia ‘World religions’, which gives short information about religions of different countries and nations, religious views and ancient original faiths.
The main ...

AZERBAIJAN STUDENT WON SILVER MEDALS

25.08.2003 [19:04]
Azerbaijan student Tofig Hasanov won silver medal at the International Information Science Olympiad held under ‘Microsoft’ sponsorship in US Wisconsin-Parkside University, August 16-23, AzerTAj correspondent for US reports.
This ...

GABALA TOURISM OPPORTUNITIES STUDIED

25.08.2003 [19:03]
Swedish and Azerbaijan NGOs have studied the potential opportunities for tourism development in Gabala region and prepared joint projects. The organizations have submitted proposals on construction of the sanatorium-and-spa institutions, ...

ROUND-TABLE IN OFFICE OF OMBUDSMAN

25.08.2003 [17:45]
A round-table discussion on registration of non-governmental organizations /NGO/ was held at the office of Commissioner for Human Rights of Azerbaijan Republic /Ombudsman/. According to the office, a wide-range opinion ...

NAKHCHIVAN DIVISION OF NAS TURNS ONE

25.08.2003 [17:44]
It has been one year since Nakhchivan division of the National Academy of Science was founded. Asked about the division’s activity for the past period, Chairman, Academician Ismail Hajiyev said: ...

RUSSIA ENTERS NEW STAGE OF MILITARY AND TECHNICAL CO-OPERATION WITH CIS COUNTRIES

25.08.2003 [17:44]
Deputy Chief of the Russia’s Committee for Military and Technical Co-operation with Foreign Countries Vladimir Polischuk announced Russia opens new stage of military and technical Co-operation with newly independent states. ...

PRIME MINISTER CABINET OF MINISTRIESREPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJANMR. ILHAM ALIYEV

25.08.2003 [16:13]
Dear Prime Minister Aliyev;

Ahead of the congressional delegation’s visit to Baku, I would like to offer my thoughts to you and your family. Additionally, I want to congratulate you on ...

20TH CONGRESS OF AZERITTIFAG HELD

25.08.2003 [15:45]
The 20th Congress of Azerbaijan Central Co-operative Union (Azerittifag) was held in Baku, August 23, 2003.
Before, the Congress participants visited the Shahidlar Khiyabany (Martyrs Alley) and laid a wreath ...

TO 20TH CONGRESS OF AZERBAIJAN CENTRAL CO-OPERATIVE UNION

25.08.2003 [15:40]
Dear Congress participants!

I sincerely congratulate you on the commencement of the work of the 20th Congress of Azerbaijan Central Co-operatives Union.
The co-operative movement originated and further developed in the ...

GASPROM TO OPEN REPRESENTATION IN TURKMENISTAN

25.08.2003 [13:41]
The board of directors of Gasprom has approved the move to open a representation in Turkmenistan. This was contained in a press release from Gasprom JSC. The board meeting ...

KAZAKH BLACK SEA OIL EXPORTS UP 40 %

25.08.2003 [13:41]
The Caspian pipeline consortium, shipping crude from Kazakhstan to Russia's Black Sea port of Novorossiisk, said on Friday its exports will rise by 40 percent to 435,000 barrels per ...

U.S. ROLL BACK CLEAN AIR RULES

25.08.2003 [13:40]
The Bush administration will allow old coal-fired power plants and oil refineries to emit more air pollution.
The aim of the move is to make it easier for industrial ...

EUROPEAN JUDO JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIP STARTED IN BAKU

23.08.2003 [23:18]
The European Judo Junior Championship has started at the sport-concert complex. About 300 judoists from 30 countries of the continent – Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Belarus, Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro, Czechia, Spain, Estonia, Finland, France, Greece, Great Britain ...

FIRST GRADUATES FROM HAIRDRESSER’S SCHOOL

23.08.2003 [21:49]
A graduation ceremony of the hairdresser’s school functioning within the Azerbaijan Fashion Association, has taken place for the first time in the country. The young people who are beginning their ...