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RECEPTION AT MILLI MAJLIS

08.09.2003 [12:49]
On September 6, Chairman of the Milli Majlis of Azerbaijan Republic Murtuz Alasgarov received delegation of the Supreme People’s Office of Public Prosecutor of the People’s Republic of China led ...

CITES TO RAISE QUOTA FOR BLACK CAVIAR EXPORT

08.09.2003 [11:56]
Secretariat of the Convention for international trade of the endangered species of fauna and flora (CITES), a body of the UN Ecological Program will raise quota for black caviar export ...

BOOK “HE IS READY FOR BIG POLICY” ISSUED IN RIGA

08.09.2003 [11:56]
Book of MM deputy, doctor of political sciences Vagif Abdullayev titled “He is ready for big policy” dedicated to Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev’s activity issued by publishing house ...

8th CONFERENCE OF LITTORAL CASPIAN HYDROMETEOROLOGISTS HELD IN TURKMENISTAN

08.09.2003 [11:55]
The 8th session of the Coordinating Committee for hydrometeorology of the Caspian Sea and environment monitoring with the participation of the representatives of hydrometeorology services of the five littoral ...

CINEMATOGRAPHERS OF TURKEY TO ARRIVE IN BAKU

08.09.2003 [11:55]
A Turkish cinematographers creative group, producers of the film ‘Uzag’ was awarded with the prize of Cannes festival, will arrive in Baku, AzerTAj correspondent was told at the Embassy ...

USEYIR HAJIBAYOV’S ENCYCLOPEDIA ISSUED

08.09.2003 [11:54]
The “Azerbaijan” Publishing House issued in Russian the encyclopedia of the great composer Uzeyir Hajibayov.
Responsible Secretary of the Composers’ Union Lala Huseynova stated that information on the life and ...

CREDIT FOR EDUCATION REFORMS TO BE ALLOCATED

08.09.2003 [11:54]
World Bank plans to allocate credit at amount $18 mln for education reforms in Azerbaijan for next four years.
These funds will be spent for development of education in the ...

PRESIDENT ALIYEV RESTING COMFORTABLY AT CLEVELAND CLINIC

06.09.2003 [23:09]
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation issued a press-release on September 5, AzerTAj’s Washington-based correspondent reports. The press-release reads:

Friday, Sept. 5, 2003

President Heydar Aliyev of The Republic of Azerbaijan continues to ...

HE MR. LUIS IGNACIO LULA DA SILVA PRESIDENT FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF BRAZIL

06.09.2003 [23:08]
Dear Mr. President,

I congratulate most cordially you and your people on the national day of the Federal Republic of Brazil - The Independence Day.

I hope that development of ...

DOCTOR MICHAEL E. DEBAKEY DIRECTOR OF CARDIOLOGICAL CENTER DEBEYKI PRESIDENT OF BAYLOR UNIVERSITY MEDICAL COLLEGE

06.09.2003 [23:07]
Dear Mr. DeBakey,

I congratulate you most cordially, a world known medicine figure, an outstanding cardiologist, one of the founders of modern cardiological surgery on your jubilee, 95th birthday.

Having ...

LINKS BETWEEN PROSECUTOR BODIES OF AZERBAIJAN AND CHINA WIDENING

06.09.2003 [23:07]
A delegation of the Supreme People’s Office of Public Prosecutor of the People’s Republic of China led by Prosecutor General Zsya Chuvan arrived, September 5, in Azerbaijan for an official ...

AZERBAIJAN INTERESTED IN EXPANDING CO-OPERATION WITH CHINA IN ALL AREAS

06.09.2003 [23:05]
Prime-Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received delegation of the Supreme People’s Office of Public Prosecutor of China

Prime-Minister of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev received in ...

MR. ILHAM ALIYEVPRIME MINISTERREPUBLIC OF AZERBAIJAN

06.09.2003 [20:49]
Dear Mr. Prime Minister,

On behalf of the Council of CIS Evaluators Associations /CEA/, I congratulate you on the occasion of the appointment to the high position of the Prime Minister ...

OIL-POLLUTED TERRITORIES OF ABSHERON PENINSULA TO BE CLEANED

06.09.2003 [20:32]
Norvegian “Acona Caspian” and Azerbaijan National Center of Ecological Forecasting embarked on the realization of the new project entitled “Restoration of Oil-polluted Absheron Territories and Their Return to Nature”
President ...

SERIOUS APPROACH OF AGDASH PEOPLE TO ELECTIONS

06.09.2003 [20:31]
According to Agdash Precinct Election Commission № 90, intense work in 40 election units is underway. All necessary steps have been taken: units are equipped with necessary documents and agitation ...

TENDERS AT BICEX

06.09.2003 [20:31]
Weighted average exchange prices made up 4913 manat for 1 US dollar in Baku Interbank Currency Exchange on September 5. In the morning, the volume of deals closed by two ...

JOHANNES RAU NOT TO STAND FOR PRESIDENCY

06.09.2003 [20:31]
Federal President Johannes Rau will not stand for presidency in the elections 2004. He announced of his peremptory decision to journalists at his residency on September 4. President stated that ...

SPECIAL ATTENTION TO STATE PROPERTY PROTECTION

06.09.2003 [20:30]
Ministry of Economic Development pays a special attention to protection of state property on enterprises opened to privatization and their effective exploitation, and is taking necessary measures against negative phenomenon ...

PEOPLE OF BINAGADI DISTRICT TO VOTE FOR CANDIDATE THEY RELY ON

06.09.2003 [20:30]
Representatives of the Binagadi district gathered under the motto “Youth Today” for the arrangement in the Olympic Sport Complex of the Azerbaijan International University, September 5. This event was dedicated ...

HISTORICAL MONUMENTS UNDER RESTORATION

06.09.2003 [20:29]
Restoration of the monument “House of Mirahmad khan” dating from the XIX century has commenced in Lankaran region of Azerbaijan. This year, Main Administration for Protection, Restoration and Usage of ...

FIVE NEW SCHOOLS TO BE CONSTRUCTED IN BAKU

06.09.2003 [20:24]
Saudi Development Fund is going to grant 9.7 million US dollars credit for construction of five schools in Khatai, Surakhan, Binagadi, Nasimi and Yasamali districts of the Azerbaijan capital. According ...

BUSINESS COURSE IN TOVUZ

06.09.2003 [20:24]
A 3-day business course has been opened with the financial support of German Organization for Technical Co-operation to help Tovuz entrepreneurs who, according to the organization’s Agstafa office, are expected ...

2003-2004 ACADEMIC YEAR DIFFERS FROM PREVIOUS BY MANY POSITIVE FEATURES

06.09.2003 [18:31]
Minister of Education of the Republic of Azerbaijan Misir Mardanov told on development of education in Azerbaijan, concern of the state in this field, results of entrance examinations of this ...

NEW POST OFFICE PUT INTO COMMISSION

06.09.2003 [18:31]
New post office is put into commission in Pushtala village of Balakan region of Azerbaijan. Speakers at the opening ceremony noted that on the eve of the upcoming presidential elections ...

FORUM ON CREDITING OF BAKU-TBILISI-CEYHAN PROJECT

06.09.2003 [18:07]
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and International Finance Corporation (IRC) are hosting multilateral meetings in Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey. Lately, the EBRD has organized a forum attended ...