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COMBAT AGAINST DRUG ADDICTION AND ILLICIT DRUG TURNOVER CONTINUES

20.08.2003 [18:07]
Statement by the State Commission for Combat Against Drug Addiction and Illicit Drug Turnover says 1374 facts of crimes caused by narcotism have been registered in the territory of Azerbaijan ...

ISLAMIC DEVELOPMENT BANK ALLOCATED INTEREST-FREE CREDIT

20.08.2003 [18:06]
For implementation of the project ‘Elimination of Earthquake After-effects’, Islamic Development Bank has allocated 9 mln interest-free credit to Azerbaijan.
Director of the Agency for Restoration and Reconstruction of the ...

MOST SERIOUS AND EXPENSIVE OIL PROJECT IN THE WORLD

20.08.2003 [17:33]
This is the title of an article in the Financial Times Deutschland telling on importance of the main export pipeline Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan.
Construction of strategically significant Baku-Ceyhan pipeline has recently started ...

JUBILEE OF GAS INDUSTRY CELEBRATED IN SUMGAIT

20.08.2003 [17:07]
A scientific conference held in Sumgait was dedicated to the 80th anniversary of creation of gas industry of Azerbaijan.
Director of science-research institute Gasproject Eldar Aliyev, deputy of executive authorities ...

JUBILEE OF GAS INDUSTRY CELEBRATED IN SUMGAIT

20.08.2003 [16:10]
A scientific conference held in Sumgait was dedicated to the 80th anniversary of creation of gas industry of Azerbaijan.
Director of science-research institute Gasproject Eldar Aliyev, deputy of executive authorities ...

OQTAI MIRKASIMOV’S FILM AT FESTIVAL IN ANAPA

20.08.2003 [15:38]
A movie festival “Kinoshock” with the participation the CIS and Baltic countries is to be held in Anapa between September 6 and 15.
AzerTAj was informed by the First Secretary ...

YOUNG REFUGEES TO RECEIVE IDENTITY CARDS

20.08.2003 [15:37]
Employees of registration and identity cards division of Agdam region police department take actions so that young refugees, who will participate at the upcoming October 15 Presidential elections, could ...

CREDIT FOR YOUNG FAMILIES

20.08.2003 [15:36]
Round table discussions related to the solution of housing problems of youth and young families with the participation of the representatives of Ministries of Youth, Sport and Tourism, Economic ...

CE VENICE COMMISSION TO HOLD SEMINAR IN BAKU

20.08.2003 [15:36]
A seminar organized by the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe (CE) for representatives of the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Azerbaijan is to be held in Baku between ...

WARNING CAMPAIGN HELD BY RED CRESCENT SOCIETY OF AZERBAIJAN

20.08.2003 [15:35]
A warning campaign on safety in beaches was held by Azerbaijan Red Crescent Society on August 16 and 17 in Dostluq camp of Nabran settlement.
According to the information, the ...

AZERBAIJANI SCHOOLS - WINNERS OF REGIONAL ECOLOGICAL TOURNAMET

20.08.2003 [15:34]
The third regional tournamet of young ecologists was held in Georgian Borjomi-Kharagaul national part at the imitative of the Tarqamossi non-governmental organization and through the support of SOROS Foundation and ...

DAYS OF CULTURE IN BORCHALI, GEORGIA

20.08.2003 [15:34]
The head of cultural department of Kvemo Kartli-Borchali announced that the program of a traditional Didqoroba - Motherland holiday will be held this year and the festival will start on ...

PRESS SERVICE OF CENTRAL ELECTORAL COMMISSION REPORTS

20.08.2003 [14:01]
Accordance to article 25.2.7 of the Election Code, the Central Election Commission (CEC) will hold zonal seminars between August 18 and 22 for the members of district election commissions. The ...

AZERBAIJANI-CHINESE RELATIONS GROWING

20.08.2003 [14:01]
The Chinese government expressed its gratitude to the government of Azerbaijan for the assistance in Sars virus contain.
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Chinese People’s Republic Chjan Siun informed ...

WORLD COUNTRIES AND INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY SUPPORT THE CONTINUATION OF POLITICAL COURSE OF PRESIDENT HEYDAR ALIYEV

20.08.2003 [14:01]
Chairman of the Party of Social Prosperity of Azerbaijan Khanhuseyn Kazimli gave a press conference.
Opening the news conference, member of the Supreme Majlis (Assembly) of the party, director of ...

OIL REFINERY PLANT CELEBRATES SEMI-CENTENNIAL ANIIVERSARY

20.08.2003 [14:00]
The oil refinery "Azerneftyanadzhag" is celebrating its 50-th anniversary this year. According to SOCAR, since its existence this plant has refined over 280 million tonnes of crude oil. Currently ...

FIRST PRE-DRILLING WELL ON SHAH DENIZ GAS CONDENSATE DEPOSIT TO BE DRILLED TO DEPTH OF 6500 METRES

20.08.2003 [13:52]
The depth of the first of three pre-drilling wells that will be made within the stage 1 programme for pre-drilling work on the Shah Deniz gas field would reach ...

“SAUDI ARABIA SUPPORTING DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS OF AZERBAIJAN”, YUSIF BIN IBRAHIM AL-BASSAM BELIEVES

19.08.2003 [23:13]
A credit agreement on construction of five modern schools was signed on August 19 in the Cabinet of Minister of Azerbaijan between the government of Azerbaijan and the Saudi Development ...

ARMENIA INTERFERE MONITORING

19.08.2003 [22:56]
According to the OSCE Chairman’s special envoy mandate, monitoring on separation line of troops of Azerbaijan and Armenia was planned to be held in Agdam village of Tovuz region, ...

PEACE CULTURE IN CHANGING SOCIETY

19.08.2003 [22:52]
An international seminar “Global management at transitive stage: innovative approaches to peace defense in changing society”.
The main aim of the conference, organized by the Azerbaijan Cultural Association “Simurg” jointly ...

SESSION IN MILLI MAJLIS

19.08.2003 [22:24]
A meeting dedicated to the upcoming autumn session is to be held in the Milli Majlis (Parliament) on August 19. Deputy Chairmen of the Milli Majlis, chairmen of commissions and ...

ACADEMICIAN AKHLIMAN AMIRASLANOV AWARDED WITH BIG GOLDEN MEDAL OF POLISH MEDICAL ACADEMY

19.08.2003 [20:39]
Full member of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, Rector of the State Medical University Akhliman Amiraslanov received a letter from the President of the Medical Academy of Poland, ...

ELCHIN’S NEW BOOK PUBLISHED IN MOSCOW

19.08.2003 [20:22]
People’s writer Elchin is one of the most publishing writers abroad; his novels, stories, and plays were published and put on the stage different countries of the world.
Recently, ...

DRINKING WATER PROBLEMS TACKLING

19.08.2003 [20:22]
15 artesian wells have been drilled to provide people with drinking water in the Padar, Sinjan, Kerimli, Yagublu, Garabaldir villages of Oguz province, Azerbaijan.
A spring complex has been ...

CELLULAR PHONES USAGE IMPROVES

19.08.2003 [20:21]
“Azercell” has erected a new tele-transmission station in the Kerimli village of Oguz province, Azerbaijan. This station significantly facilitated the usage of mobiles in the province.
According to the province’s ...