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Xinhua delegation visits Icherisheher in Baku VIDEO

17.09.2018 [19:45]
A delegation led by Editor-in-Chief of Chinese Xinhua News Agency He Ping, who has a ministerial status, has visited the Icherisheher, Inner City, a historic core of Azerbaijan`s capital Baku. They were informed about Icherisheher State Historical and Architectural ...

Silk Way West Airlines increases flights to Chinese city of Zhengzhou

17.09.2018 [19:44]
Azerbaijani cargo air carrier Silk Way West Airlines increases the number of flights to China. The number of Baku-Zhengzhou flights will be increased from four to six times a week. The appropriate agreements were reached at ICAO Cargo Conference in Zhengzhou held ...

Azerbaijan`s defense minister arrives in training area

17.09.2018 [19:36]
According to the plan approved by President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, Minister of Defense Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has arrived in the training area to manage the exercises ...

Knowledge Sharing Seminar held at Azerbaijan`s Ministry of Taxes

17.09.2018 [19:16]
Knowledge Sharing Seminar on results of the 14-day training course organized by the Korean International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and the National Tax Agency for employees of the Ministry of Taxes of Azerbaijan has been held at the Training Center of ...

French referees to control Sporting CP vs Qarabag UEFA Europa League match

17.09.2018 [19:11]
French Francois Letexier will referee a game between Sporting CP and Qarabag in the Matchday 1 of the UEFA Europa League group stage. Letexier will be assisted by his fellow countrymen Cyril Mugnier and Mehdi Rahmouni. Bertrand Jouannaud will be the fourth ...

Azerbaijan, Shanghai Cooperation Organization discuss prospects of cooperation development

17.09.2018 [18:27]
Azerbaijan and the Shanghai Cooperation Organization have discussed prospects of cooperation development as the country`s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met with SCO Secretary General Rashid Alimov.FM Elmar Mammadyarov underlined the importance of elevating the status of Azerbaijan from the SCO Dialogue Partner to Observer ...

Lisa Givert: “TAP is 77% complete”

17.09.2018 [18:14]
“TAP is already 77% complete. Drilling of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline`s (TAP) micro-tunnel is expected to start in the next months in Italy,” head of Communications at TAP Lisa Givert has told AZERTAC in an exclusive interview ...

Azerbaijan Prosecutor’s Office receives IAP Certificate of Merit

17.09.2018 [17:57]
Prosecutor’s Office of Azerbaijan has received a special award, Certificate of Merit, of the International Association of Prosecutors (IAP) as the 46th meeting, 23rd Annual Conference and General Meeting of IAP were held in Johannesburg, South Africa ...

Press Secretary of Azerbaijani President comments on Armenian prime minister's absurd statement

17.09.2018 [16:19]
“This is not the first time that the Armenian prime minister makes irrelevant and absurd statements on internal affairs of Azerbaijan,” Press Secretary of the Azerbaijani President Azer Gasimov has told Trend as he commented on the Armenian ...

Traditional crafts of Azerbaijan: takalduz, chests and weaving of reeds

17.09.2018 [16:16]
Azerbaijan is rich in traditions, developed over many centuries, an important place among which is occupied by folk handicrafts. Each city and region of the country is distinguished by the development of various kinds of crafts and arts and ...

AZAL will resume flights to Geneva

17.09.2018 [15:49]
Starting from October 30 this year, Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) will start Baku-Geneva-Baku flights. AZAL flights will be carried out as part of a joint charter program for the classic transportation scheme, which includes free baggage and hand luggage and meals on board ...

5 PKK terrorists neutralized in SE Turkey, N.Iraq

17.09.2018 [14:55]
At least five PKK terrorists have been "neutralized" in air operations in southeastern Turkey and northern Iraq, the Turkish military said on Monday, Anadolu Agency reported ...

Defense Ministry: Azerbaijan’s armed forces have suffered no losses and fully control operational situation along the front line

17.09.2018 [13:09]
“The units of the Azerbaijani armed forces have suffered no losses and fully control the operational situation along the front line with Armenia,” Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry has told AZERTAC in response to Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan’s ...

President Ilham Aliyev received delegation led by editor-in-chief of Chinese Xinhua news agency VIDEO

17.09.2018 [12:17]
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by Editor-in-Chief of Xinhua News Agency of the People’s Republic of China He Ping, who has a ministerial status. The head of state hailed Xinhua`s good cooperation with Azerbaijan State News Agency ...

Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry: Armenian armed units violated ceasefire 93 times

17.09.2018 [11:09]
Azerbaijan`s Defense Ministry has said the Armenian armed forces continue to violate the ceasefire regime. "The Azerbaijani armed forces came under fire from large-caliber machine guns 93 times throughout the day," the ministry said in a statemen ...

Azerbaijani FM is in working visit in China

17.09.2018 [10:49]
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov is in the working visit in the People's Republic of China to attend an annual meeting of World Economic Forum to be held on 18-20 September in Tianjin ...

Azerbaijan Army start large-scale exercises

17.09.2018 [10:43]
In accordance with the plan approved by the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev, the large-scale operational-tactical exercises with the participation of various military branches of troops ...

Turkey: Neutralized PKK terrorist was on wanted list

16.09.2018 [23:15]
Turkish Armed Forces on Sunday said wanted PKK terrorist Murat Akdogan, codenamed Ali Gever, was among the terrorists "neutralized" during an operation in northern Iraq on Sept. 14, Anadolu Agency reported.Turkish authorities often use the word "neutralized" in their statements to imply that the terrorists in question either surrendered or were killed or captured ...

Azerbaijani products to be on display at World Food Moscow 2018

16.09.2018 [22:05]
Azerbaijani products will be showcased at the World Food Moscow 2018 International Food Fair, which will run from September 17-20 at the Expocentre in the Russian capital. According to the Ministry of Economy, Azerbaijan will present “Made in Azerbaijan” national stand at the fair, which will feature 35 companies offering a variety of products from food to fruit and vegetable ...