LATEST NEWS

GENEROUS INITIATIVE OF OFCO EYE CLINIC

23.07.2003 [12:28]
Eye clinic “OFCO” will start implementing generous action together with Yasamal municipality of Baku city beginning with August 4.
As AzerTAj was informed in the municipality, operations on cataract ...

CONSTRUCTION OF REHAB CENTER IN ALI BAYRAMLI LAUNCHED

23.07.2003 [12:26]
The foundation of the rehabilitation center was laid in Ali Bayramli city of Azerbaijan. Minister of Labor and Social Security of the Population Ali Nagiyev, taking part in the ...

TUTORIAL COUNCIL OF INVESTMENTS PROMOTION AND CONSULTATION FUND ESTABLISHED

23.07.2003 [12:24]
Constituent Assembly of the Tutorial Council of the Fund of Promotion and Consultation of Investments in Azerbaijan (FPCIA) was held at the Hyatt Regency-Nakhchivan Hotel on July 22.
Members ...

WORLD COUNTRIES AND INT’L ORGANIZATIONS KEEN IN AZERBAIJAN MODEL OF STATE-RELIGION RELATIONS

23.07.2003 [12:24]
Recently, in Vienna, on the initiative of the OSCE Organization for Democratic Institution and Human Rights (ODIHR) was held a seminar on the topic ‘Freedom of conscience and belief’. ...

USA REGARDS AZERBAIJAN AS A STRATEGIC PARTNER AND IS CONFIDENT OF DEMOCRATIC ELECTION

22.07.2003 [23:50]
The United States Charge' D'affaires in Azerbaijan Nancy McEldowney told the press-conference today, that USA regards Azerbaijan as its strategic partner, and expressed confidence of democratic election in Azerbaijan. ...

CEASEFIRE SHATTERED

22.07.2003 [21:43]
From 23.20 pm to 00.30 am on 21 July, subunits of the Armenian Armed Forces from the occupied territory in the Garakhanbeyli village of Fizuli region subjected to gunfire the ...

IEGF GUARANTEES ASTARA-BAKU PROJECT

22.07.2003 [21:43]
The Government of Iran requested of Iranian Export Guarantee Fund to provide guarantee for financing Astara-Baku highway construction, whose project cost is $ 40 million, IRNA reports.
According to the ...

TENDERS TO BE ANNOUNCED IN FALL 2003

22.07.2003 [21:43]
Tender procedures in the framework of the program of rehabilitation of electric-power transmission system in Azerbaijan, which is credited by German KFW bank, will be launched on September-October 2003. ...

EUROPEAN YOUTH JUDO CHAMPIONSHIP TO BE HELD IN BAKU

22.07.2003 [20:38]
The decision on conducting European Youth Judo Championship in Baku on August 23 has been made during the first session of the contests’ organizing committee consisting of representatives of ...

FRENCH CHOREOGRAPHER TO STAGE PLAY IN OPERA AND BALLETTHEATER

22.07.2003 [20:38]
One more project will be implemented in the framework of co-operation between Azerbaijani State Theater of Opera and Ballet and Embassy of France to Azerbaijan.
Well-known French choreographer Alain ...

CASPIAN ISSUES BEING DISCUSSED IN MOSCOW

22.07.2003 [20:37]
The10th session of the special working group on the Caspian at the level of five Caspian littoral countries Presidents’ special envoys was held in Moscow on July 22.
Deputy ...

TRAINING ON ELIMINATION OF EMERGENCY SITUATIONS LAUNCHED IN BAKU

22.07.2003 [20:36]
Civil Defense Department of the Ministry of Defense told AzerTAj correspondent that joint training of over 60 representatives of GUUAM member countries, USA, Turkey and Bulgaria on elimination of ...

ASSISTING NATIONAL MINORITIES TO MASTER MOTHER TONGUE

22.07.2003 [20:36]
The International seminar ‘Educational Rights of National Minorities’ organized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and Education Directorate of the Council of Europe was held at ...

INCREASED LENDING TO UNIBANK FOR AZERI SMEs

22.07.2003 [19:59]
An EBRD credit line to Unibank in Azerbaijan will double in size following a $1.5 million contribution from the International Co-operation and Development Fund of Taipei China.
The ...

NEW ISSUE OF ‘OLYMPIC’ MAGAZINE RELEASED

22.07.2003 [19:59]
New issue of the magazine ‘Olympic’, media organ of the National Olympic Committee of Azerbaijan was released.
The edition, issued in Azerbaijani and English languages, is opened with the ...

RESTORATION OF SHIRVANSHAH PALACE UNDERWAY

22.07.2003 [19:58]
Presentation of the state historical-architectural museum - ‘Complex of Shirvanshah Palace’, restoration of which was completed due to the joint efforts of the ministry of culture, World Bank and ...

SOCIAL SECURITY FUND’S DELEGATION PARTICIPATED IN INT’L CONFERENCE

22.07.2003 [19:58]
Delegation of Azerbaijan Social Security Fund participated in the international conference held in Kishinev.
In an interview to the AzerTAj correspondent, head of the delegation, deputy chairman of the ...

FIRST REGIONAL BRANCH OF ATABANK OPENED IN KHACHMAZ

22.07.2003 [19:57]
The first regional branch “Atabank” has opened in Khachmaz province of Azerbaijan. It is expected to render services to the Northern regions of Azerbaijan. At the opening ceremony, Chairman ...

CEC’S SITTING REVIEW

22.07.2003 [19:56]
A regular sitting of the Central Election Commission /CEC/ presided by Mazahir Panahov took place on July 21.
The commission has approved its June 27, 2003 and June 30, ...