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Mexican newspaper highlights parliamentary elections in Azerbaijan

13.02.2020 [14:24]
The English-language Mexican newspaper Pulse News Mexico has published an article highlighting the parliamentary elections held in Azerbaijan on February 9. Headlined “Azebaijani Voters Turn Out in Record Numbers”, the article reads ...

President Ilham Aliyev congratulates national Greco-Roman wrestling team on historic victory

13.02.2020 [13:16]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has made a Twitter post on the occasion of the brilliant victory of the Azerbaijan national Greco-Roman wrestling team at the European Championship. ...

Azeri Light crude exceeds $60

13.02.2020 [12:11]
Azerbaijani oil price has increased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil rose $0.91 to stand at $60.53. ...

President Ilham Aliyev received delegation led by EU Special Representative VIDEO

13.02.2020 [12:00]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by EU Special Representative for the South Caucasus and the crisis in Georgia Toivo Klaar. The sides discussed the negotiation process on the settlement of the Armenia-Azerbaijan ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 22 times

13.02.2020 [11:07]
“Military units of the armed forces of Armenia violated ceasefire 22 times throughout the day in various directions of the front,” Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Defense said in a statement. “Armenian armed forces, located in Shavarshavan village in Noyemberyan region, Berkaber village ...

Oil prices on world markets

13.02.2020 [11:04]
On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil fell $0.04 to trade at $55.75, while the price of Light crude oil at the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange) increased $0.08 to ...

Azerbaijan`s Huseynov becomes two-time European wrestling champion

13.02.2020 [10:31]
Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler Rafig Huseynov has claimed gold in the men`s 82kg event at the European Championships in Rome, Italy, becoming a two-time European champion. On the way to gold, Huseynov beat Swedish and Bulgarian wrestlers ...

Brazilian journalist: I was positively impressed by Azerbaijani realities, especially recent parliamentary elections VIDEO

12.02.2020 [21:17]
"During my stay in Azerbaijan, I have accumulated substantive information about the parliamentary elections, as well as the realities of your beautiful country. All this made positive impressions on me. Based on the facts and observations accumulated here, I will prepare a report and introduce it to Brazilian readers ...

Foreign Ministry: This statement reveals true intentions of Armenian leadership

12.02.2020 [21:05]
Spokesperson for Azerbaijan`s Foreign Ministry Leyla Abdullayeva has responded to the question of media on the statement of the Armenian Foreign Ministry on the European Court of Human Rights ruling on “Saribekyan and Balayan vs Azerbaijan” case ...

Ferrari show off new SF1000 car with a touch of theater

12.02.2020 [20:45]
Ferrari showed off their 2020 Formula One car with a theatrical show of pride and passion on Tuesday, assuring success-starved fans that it was also very different under the skin to last year’s model, according to Reuters. The SF1000, marking the Italian team’s 1,000th race that comes up this year, is the car Ferrari hope ...

Farmers who joined “From City to Village” project are being enlightened

12.02.2020 [20:24]
As part of the “From City to Village” project implemented by “Agro Procurement and Supply” OJSC under the Ministry of Agriculture, informative trainings have been launched for the farmers operating in various regions who have applied for the project with the support of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) ...

® Azercell meets with Olympiad winners

12.02.2020 [20:16]
The choice of the majority of the country’s population and the leading operator of the local mobile market, “Azercell Telecom” LLC, always stands out with initiatives aimed at the personal and scientific development of youth. Continuing the tradition in this ...

Putin, Erdogan discuss Idlib, Syria over phone

12.02.2020 [19:51]
The Russian and Turkish presidents discussed the latest developments in Idlib, a de-escalation zone in northwestern Syria, over the phone, both countries said on Wednesday, Anadolu Agency reports. The conversation between Vladimir Putin and Recep Tayyip Erdogan came ...

Ellinair announces new Thessaloniki-Baku route

12.02.2020 [19:01]
Mouzenidis Group airline Ellinair has announced the launch of a new route connecting Thessaloniki with Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan. The addition of Baku in the airline’s summer 2020 schedule, expands the number of destinations it serves from Greece, which ...

FC Qabala sign Chilean striker Rodrigo Gattas

12.02.2020 [18:41]
Azerbaijan`s football club Qabala have completed the signing of Chilean forward Rodrigo Gattas from Canadian York9 FC. The 29-year-old footballer put pen to paper on a year-and-a-half contract ...

Taleh Ziyadov attends CEO Lunch Baku as honorable guest

12.02.2020 [18:31]
Director-General of Baku International Sea Trade Port CJSC Taleh Ziyadov has been an honorable guest at the CEO Lunch Baku event organized by the Caspian European Club. Addressing the event attended by about 100 local and foreign guests, and diplomatic representatives, the ...

President approves funding for construction of new school in Kurdamir

12.02.2020 [18:14]
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an Order, approving funds for the construction of a new school in the city of Kurdamir. Under the presidential Order, the Ministry of Education is allocated two million manats for the construction ...

EIA revises down forecast for oil prices in 2020

12.02.2020 [17:50]
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Tuesday forecast Brent crude oil spot prices would average 61 U.S. dollars per barrel in 2020, compared with 65 dollars per barrel projected a month ago, Xinhua reports. In its February Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), EIA forecast Brent prices would average 58 dollars ...

Pierre de Coubertin`s historic manuscript finds its home at Olympic Museum in Lausanne

12.02.2020 [17:46]
The historic manuscript laying out the original plans to revive the Olympic Games was donated to the Olympic Museum in Lausanne, Switzerland, almost 130 years after it was written by Baron Pierre de Coubertin. The donation was made by Alisher Usmanov, who is also President of the International Fencing Federation ...