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Activists say 379 people disappear in Colombia after week of protests

07.05.2021 [16:46]
At least 379 people are considered missing in Colombia after a week of protests against a tax reform that have rocked the country, local human rights organizations reported on Thursday, according to TASS ...

Azerbaijani, Georgian railway authorities sign protocol on bilateral cooperation

07.05.2021 [16:38]
Azerbaijan and Georgia have signed a protocol on bilateral cooperation in the railway sector as Chairman of Azerbaijan Railways CJSC Javid Gurbanov met with a delegation led by Chief Executive Officer of Georgian Railways JSC David Peradze in Baku ...

Magnitude 3.0 earthquake hits Azerbaijani sector of Caspian Sea

07.05.2021 [16:27]
A 3.0 magnitude earthquake occurred in Azerbaijani sector of the Caspian Sea on Friday, according to the Republican Seismic Survey Center of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences. The quake, depth of 61 km, was ...

Winners of 'Sustainable Development in Chemistry and Chemical Engineering' conference awarded

07.05.2021 [15:30]
The 2nd International Student Research and Science Conferences, which were organized by Baku Higher Oil School on the occasion of the 98th anniversary of the birth of national Leader Heydar Aliyev, have completed their work. The award ceremony for the winners of the conference “Sustainable Development in Chemistry ...

English version of Azerbaijani poet’s collection of poems published

07.05.2021 [15:29]
An English version of a new collection of poems “The World Smells Love” by Azerbaijani poet Khayal Rza has been published by Mutarjim Publishing House in Baku. The book has been published under the project "Contemporary Azerbaijani Poetry in English" ...

Azerbaijani FM meets with Secretary-General of Permanent Secretariat of TRACECA Intergovernmental Commission

07.05.2021 [13:33]
Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov has met with the Secretary-General of the Permanent Secretariat of the Intergovernmental Commission TRACECA Asset Assavbayev. Minister Jeyhun Bayramov highlighted the new realities ...

India sets new global record of 414,188 daily COVID cases

07.05.2021 [12:40]
India set another global record for daily coronavirus cases Friday, registering over 414,000 infections in the past 24 hours, according to Anadolu Agency. It marked the second consecutive day the country registered over 400,000 cases after reporting 412,262 infections Thursday ...

Azeri Light crude sells for $68.39

07.05.2021 [12:38]
Azerbaijani oil price has decreased on the world markets. The price of a barrel of Azeri Light crude oil fell $1.2 to stand at $68.39 ...

More than 847,000 COVID-19 infections detected worldwide over past 24 hours

07.05.2021 [12:11]
The number of confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection worldwide has surpassed 154.81 mln, increasing by more than 847,000 over the past 24 hours, TASS reports. According to the data of the World Health ...

Ministry of Energy and Masdar hold joint workshop on hydrogen production

07.05.2021 [11:23]
The Ministry of Energy and Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company, have hosted an online workshop on hydrogen development and production. Mohamed Asaad Taher, Manager for Development and Investment (CIS and Russia) for Masdar, and Zaur Mammadov ...

Oil prices jump on world markets

07.05.2021 [11:08]
Oil prices have increased on the world markets. On London ICE (InterContinental Exchange Futures) cost of the Brent crude oil rose ...

Organization of War, Labor and Armed Forces Veterans of Azerbaijan sends appeal to Russian Foreign Minister

07.05.2021 [11:06]
The Presidium of the Organization of War, Labor and Armed Forces Veterans of the Republic of Azerbaijan has sent an appeal to the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Sergey Viktorovich Lavrov. According to AZERTAC, the appeal says ...

Manchester United to face Villarreal in UEFA Europa League final

07.05.2021 [10:40]
Manchester United will face Villarreal in the UEFA Europa League final in Poland on May 26, according to Anadolu Agency. The Red Devils reached the final with an 8-5 win on aggregate after a 3-2 loss Thursday to Roma at the Stadio Olimpico in the semifinal second leg match ...

President Ilham Aliyev presented EURO 2020 Trophy VIDEO

07.05.2021 [10:00]
The European Championship trophy has been brought to Baku as part of the EURO 2020 Cup tour, which will be held from June 11 to July 11 this year. The European Championship trophy, which will be shown in Baku from 7 to 9 May, was presented to President Ilham Aliyev ...

Azerbaijan`s State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs and UNICEF sign Action Plan for 2021-2022

07.05.2021 [08:51]
Chairman of Azerbaijan’s State Committee for Family, Women and Children Affairs Bahar Muradova and Head of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Office in Azerbaijan ...

Samir Nuriyev: Restoration and construction work in the territories liberated from occupation are always in the President’s spotlight

06.05.2021 [22:45]
The fifth meeting of the Coordination Headquarters, established by the Order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan on 24 November 2020 to resolve issues in the territories liberated from occupation in a ...

EU 'ready to discuss' COVID vaccine patent waiver, says von der Leyen

06.05.2021 [20:42]
The European Union is willing to discuss a proposal, now backed by the United States, to waive intellectual property rights for COVID-19 vaccines, European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen said on Thursday, according to Reuters ...

Georgian Vice PM: There are great opportunities for expanding economic relations and trade turnover between Georgia and Azerbaijan

06.05.2021 [19:34]
“There are great opportunities for expanding economic relations and trade turnover between Georgia and Azerbaijan,” Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia David Zalkaliani has told journalists. “The COVID-19 pandemic has also negatively ...

PM Irakli Garibashvili: Georgia and Azerbaijan will continue to implement join projects

06.05.2021 [19:25]
“Georgia and Azerbaijan will continue to implement join projects,” said Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili as he commented on the results of his visit to Azerbaijan on his official Facebook account. In a post, Georgian Prime Minister said: “I held the first meeting with ...