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Egypt to host 27th Men’s Handball World Championship’s matches without fans

14.01.2021 [15:12]
The higher committee of the 27th Men’s Handball World Championship on Sunday has ruled to host the championship’s matches without any fan attendance due to the coronavirus outbreak, according to Egypt Independent. Egypt will host the championship on January 13-31 with participation of 32 teams for the first time ...

Two Azerbaijani judokas take silver medals at Doha Masters 2021

14.01.2021 [14:06]
Two Azerbaijani judokas have clinched silver medals at the Doha Masters 2021 in Qatar. The medals came from Zelym Kotsoiev in the -100kg weight class and female fighter Iryna Kindzerska in the +78kg weight category ...

SOCAR, American Petroleum Institute sign Memorandum of Cooperation

14.01.2021 [13:57]
SOCAR and American Petroleum Institute signed a Memorandum of Cooperation on safety and quality of industrial processes during a videoconference on January 13 ...

Azerbaijani, Pakistani, Turkish FMs sign Islamabad Declaration

14.01.2021 [13:32]
On the invitation of Pakistani Minister of Foreign Affairs Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi and with the participation of Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu and Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov, the second ...

Azerbaijani FM meets with Pakistani Director General Frontier Works Organisation

14.01.2021 [13:13]
As part of his official visit to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has met with Director General Frontier Works Organisation (FWO) Major General Kamal Azfar ...

Baku Higher Oil School hosts interuniversity championship of International Competition PetroBowl

14.01.2021 [12:58]
Society of Petroleum Engineers of Baku Higher Oil School (BHOS) organized the interuniversity championship of the International Competition PetroBowl.18 teams representing BHOS, local and foreign universities participated in the championship ...

Oil prices on world markets

14.01.2021 [12:00]
On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil fell $0.06 to trade at $56, while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) increased $0.05 to stand at $52.96 ...

Kung fu shrine temple and other temples close again amid COVID-19

14.01.2021 [11:56]
China’s Kung fu shrine Shaolin Temple of Sangshan Mountain in central China’s Henan province has again closed its door since Wednesday amid COVID-19 concerns as its neighboring province Hebei is facing a new wave of infections ...

Azerbaijani oil sells for $56.57

14.01.2021 [10:59]
Azerbaijani oil price has decreased on the world markets.The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil fell $0.25 to stand at $56.57 ...

Besiktas into quarterfinals in Turkish Cup

14.01.2021 [10:53]
A header by Cyle Larin's in minute 85 sent Besiktas to the quarterfinals of the Ziraat Turkish Cup on Wednesday, according to Anadolu Agency. After a scoreless first half, the Black Eagles managed a 1-0 victory against Caykur Rizespor with Larin's goal ...

Azerbaijani, Turkish FMs discuss cooperation within international organizations

14.01.2021 [10:42]
Azerbaijan’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Jeyhun Bayramov has met with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu as part of his official visit to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan ...

Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry releases video footages of Garvand village, Fuzuli district VIDEO

14.01.2021 [10:15]
Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Defense has released video footages from the liberated Garvand village of Fuzuli district. Citing the ministry’s press service, AZERTAC presents the video footages ...

Azerbaijan's Ministry of Defense releases video footage of Alasgarli village of Fuzuli district VIDEO

13.01.2021 [20:10]
Azerbaijan's Ministry of Defense has released a video footage of the liberated Alasgarli village of Fuzuli district. AZERTAC presents the video footage ...

Azerbaijan reports 474 new COVID-19 cases, 1,322 recovered

13.01.2021 [19:41]
474 new cases of coronavirus infection have been recorded in Azerbaijan, while 1,322 patients have been recovered, the Task Force under the Cabinet of Ministers told AZERTAC. According to the Task Force, 16 persons have died after testing positive for COVID-19 ...

ICESCO delegation visits Icherisheher in Baku VIDEO

13.01.2021 [19:28]
A delegation led by Director General of the Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Dr. Salim bin Mohammed AlMalik has visited the Icherisheher, Inner City, a historic core of Azerbaijan`s capital Baku ...

Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry rejects unfounded accusations of Armenian Foreign Ministry

13.01.2021 [19:07]
“The groundless statement of the Foreign Ministry of Armenia on the alleged massacre of the Armenians in Baku in January 1990 shows that the country has not yet given up fabricated propaganda and intends to incite discord and hostility between nations,” ...

AZERTAC to provide information support to Japan-Azerbaijan Year of Friendship VIDEO

13.01.2021 [18:20]
The Azerbaijan State News Agency (AZERTAC) together with the Embassy of Japan in the country will provide information support to the activities dedicated to the Year of Friendship between Japan and Azerbaijan. Providing news coverage, as well as other issues of bilateral cooperation were discussed ...

Azerbaijani FM discusses host of issues with Pakistani counterpart

13.01.2021 [18:06]
Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Jeyhun Bayramov arrived at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Islamabad on Wednesday evening for bilateral talks with his Pakistani Counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi, the Dispatch News Desk (DND) news agency reported ...

ICESCO Director General pays respect to national leader Heydar Aliyev and Azerbaijani heroes VIDEO

13.01.2021 [17:25]
A delegation led by ICESCO Director General Salim bin Mohammed AlMalik has today visited the Alley of Honors to put flowers at the tomb of national leader, founder and architect of modern Azerbaijani state Heydar Aliyev. The delegation also put flowers at the grave of prominent ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva ...