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IFES ORGANIZES TRAINING FOR LOCAL OBSERVERS

24.07.2003 [20:37]
Representative office of the International Fund for Electoral Systems / IFES/, according to its Chief Charles Lasham, is ready to organize training for Azerbaijan citizens wishing to observe October 15 ...

“AZERSUN” FOLDING BOLSTERS UNIVERSITIES

24.07.2003 [19:07]
Since the very beginning of its activity, “Azersun Holding” has been closely co-operating with the appropriate higher educational institutions in Azerbaijan.
According to the Company, graduates of the State Oil ...

UNITED STATES EMBASSY ANNOUNCES HUMPHREY FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM FOR 2004-2005

24.07.2003 [19:06]
The United State Embassy in Azerbaijan is pleased to announce the 2004-2005 Humphrey Fellowship program. The Humphrey Fellowship Program is a U.S. Department of State scholarship program that brings ...

CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL IN ‘ARTEK’

24.07.2003 [19:05]
A dancing group of the Azerbaijan Children’s Association arrived at the International Children’s Center ‘Artek’ in Crimea, Ukraine to participate in the International Festival ‘Let’s Change the World for the ...

AGDASH WATER-SUPPLY SYSTEM TO BE IMPROVED

24.07.2003 [19:04]
The leadership of the Agdash region’s executive power has concluded agreement with relevant bodies for improvement of water-supply system of the region. Asian Development Bank had made a decision to ...

EBRD DOUBLED CREDIT LINE OF ‘UNIBANK’ FOR SMALL AND MEDIUM BUSINESS

24.07.2003 [17:22]
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has doubled the credit line of “Unibank” up to $3 million for financing projects of small and medium business.
The Bank reports that $1,5 ...

VETERANS OF KARABAKH WAR TREATED

24.07.2003 [17:22]
As reports AzerTAj correspondent from Kiev, on July 23, as soon as the Karabakh war invalid Igbal Mursalov got through the whole course of the sanatorium treatment at the Black ...

COTTON-PROCESSING PLANT CONSTRUCTED

24.07.2003 [17:21]
The “Azercot” Company has completed construction of the cotton-processing plant in the Akhtachi village of the Sabirabad province of Azerbaijan.
According to the Company, annual capacity of the new plant ...

GERMANY OFFERS TO FOUND ‘EUROPEAN UNION FUND’ ON IRAQ

24.07.2003 [17:21]
At the session of Foreign Ministers of European Union member-states in Brussels, the Federal Minister of Foreign Affairs of Germany, Y. Fischer put forward an offer to found European Union ...

CASPIAN LEGAL STATUS DISCUSSED IN MOSCOW

24.07.2003 [17:20]
The tenth session of the working group at the level of deputy foreign ministers of the Caspian littoral states, starting on 22 July in Moscow ended today.
At the session, ...

IOM BACKS AZERBAIJAN’S POLICY TO STOP HUMAN TRAFFIC

24.07.2003 [17:20]
According to head of IOM office in Azerbaijan Joost van der Aalst, International Organization for Migration (IOM) sustains Azerbaijan Government to develop policy aimed at preventing human traffic.
He ...

NORWEGIAN AMBASSADOR: ‘NORWAY KEEN IN AZERBAIJAN’

24.07.2003 [17:19]
On the eve of the Norwegian Prime Minister’s visit to Azerbaijan in September, the correspondent of AzerTAj interviewed ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway in Baku, Mr. Steiner Gil, ...

PHOTO EXHIBITION DEDICATED TO CINEMA HOLIDAYS

24.07.2003 [14:46]
On August 2, exposition dedicated to the 80th anniversary of creation of “Azerbaijanfilm” cinema studio and 105th anniversary of Azerbaijani cinema will be opened in “Azerbaijan” cinema.
All the development ...

YAVER RZAYEV WISHES TO TAKE PART IN RESTORATION OF AZERBAIJANI CITIES, VILLAGES AFTER LIBERATION FROM OCCUPATION

24.07.2003 [14:45]
The Washington-based AzerTAJ correspondent has interviewed Yaver Rzayev, an Azerbaijani artist, now living in the United States. It is particularly stated:

Is it true that only diplomats can make nations ...

CLAIMS OF ADP SUPPORTERS HAVE NO GROUND

24.07.2003 [14:13]
Last days, opposition newspapers have disseminated information on non-legalization of the documents of Rasul Guliyev by the Azerbaijan embassy in Washington. It is also stated that Rasul Guliyev has ...

MEETING WITH PARTICIPANTS OF STALINGRAD BATTLE HELD

24.07.2003 [14:13]
Meeting with the veterans of war and labor was held at the Executive Power of the Narimanov district of Baku.
As AzerTAj correspondent was informed in the Council of ...

WHO EXPERTS ELABORATED PLAN OF ACTIVITIES ON CHILDREN HEALTH

24.07.2003 [14:12]
Experts of the World Health Organization discussed at the Vienna sitting the project ‘European plan of activities on environment and health of children’. Azerbaijan was represented by Fuad Mardanli, ...

‘AZERBAIJAN: FORGOTTEN VICTIMS OF KARABAKH WAR’

24.07.2003 [14:12]
Guiyom Leacock’s article “Azerbaijan: Forgotten Victims of The Karabakh War”, narrating on plight of more than 1 million of Azerbaijanis driven from their homes and placed in different regions ...

INTERGOVERNMENTAL PROTOCOL ON EAST-WEST CORRIDOR SECURITY SIGNED

24.07.2003 [12:32]
On July 23, a protocol “On security provision of the East-West energy corridor” was signed among Azerbaijan, Georgia, and Turkey at the Cabinet of Ministers of Azerbaijan Republic.

As known, ...