Ilham Aliyev

Ilham Aliyev
President of Azerbaijan
 

Davos 2017 to discuss #039Responsive and responsible leadership#039

Davos 2017 to discuss 'Responsive and responsible leadership'

The 47th World Economic Forum, which annually brings together leading representatives of political and business elites, will open in the Swiss ski resort of Davos today. About 50 heads of state and government, including the British Prime …

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Atambayev over plane crash

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Atambayev over plane crash

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has offered condolences to the Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev over the plane crash near Bishkek. "I was deeply saddened by the news of tragic death of …

Azerbaijan#039s economic priorities for 2017

Azerbaijan's economic priorities for 2017

Azerbaijan’s success today is an outcome of comprehensive, specific and targeted efforts of the past few years

Azerbaijani President meets PACE Monitoring Committee co-rapporteurs

Azerbaijani President meets PACE Monitoring Committee co-rapporteurs

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has received co-rapporteurs of the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, Cezar Florin Preda and Stefan Schennach. They …

New deputy education minister appointed in Azerbaijan

New deputy education minister appointed in Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on appointing Matin Eynullayev the country’s third deputy minister of education. Matin Eynullayev previously served as head of the Education Ministry’s Office, APA reports.

Ilham Aliyev attends groundbreaking ceremony of Ordubad HPP

Ilham Aliyev attends groundbreaking ceremony of Ordubad HPP

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev attended a groundbreaking ceremony of Ordubad Hydroelectric Power Plant (HPP) today. The president was informed that the capacity of the plant will be 36 MW. The diversion-type …

SOFAZ to transfer $4 billion to Azerbaijani Central Bank

SOFAZ to transfer $4 billion to Azerbaijani Central Bank

Azerbaijan will transfer as much as 7.5 billion manat ($4 billion) of assets from its sovereign wealth fund to the central bank this year, giving it ammunition to defend the manat in the latest effort to break the grip of a currency crisis. …

Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Erdogan over Reina nightclub attack

Ilham Aliyev expresses condolences to Erdogan over Reina nightclub attack

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev expressed condolences to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the terrorist attack in Istanbul's Reina nightclub. "We were deeply shocked to hear about …

Azerbaijanis of the world mark Solidarity Day

Azerbaijanis of the world mark Solidarity Day

Every year, December 31 is celebrated as the Solidarity Day of the World Azerbaijanis. This date has been declared as the Solidarity Day of the World Azerbaijanis since 1993 in line with the Azerbaijani president’s decree. The main idea of this holiday is the unity and solidarity of the Azerbaijanis from all over the world ...

Independent telecom regulator to appear in Azerbaijan in 2020

Independent telecom regulator to appear in Azerbaijan in 2020

Strategic Roadmap on telecommunications & information technology, endorsed by the President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, has been published According to the document, its implementation until 2020 will increase …

 Dmitry Savelyev congratulates Azerbaijanis on Solidarity Day and New Year

Dmitry Savelyev congratulates Azerbaijanis on Solidarity Day and New Year

The deputy of the State Duma, deputy head of the Russian-Azerbaijani parliamentary group, Dmitry Savelyev, congratulated the Azerbaijanis on the Day of Solidarity and the coming New Year. Dmitry Savelyev noted in …

Ali Hasanov: All-Russian Azerbaijani Congress strengthens friendly relations between countries

Ali Hasanov: All-Russian Azerbaijani Congress strengthens friendly relations between countries

All-Russian Azerbaijani Congress (AAC) is working hard to preserve the national identity, promote multicultural values of Azerbaijan, spread objective information about Azerbaijan and strengthen friendly relations between the two …

Washington’s exiguous role in the Caucasus and Europe

Washington’s exiguous role in the Caucasus and Europe

The situation of Nagorno-Karabakh must garner a special priority in the landscape of US Foreign Policy Interests

Shahin Mustafayev: Azerbaijani-Iranian relations at the highest level

Shahin Mustafayev: Azerbaijani-Iranian relations at the highest level

Over the past two years, the relations between Baku and Tehran have reached the highest level, the Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev said, speaking at the Azerbaijani-Iranian business forum. "The …

Azerbaijan sets cost of living and need criterion for 2017

Azerbaijan sets cost of living and need criterion for 2017

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed an order on application of the law on the limit of the 2017 need criterion in Azerbaijan.   For the purpose of determining targeting social assistance, the 2017 need …

Russia mourns victims of Tu-154 plane crash

Russia mourns victims of Tu-154 plane crash

Russia is observing a nationwide day of mourning in remembrance of 92 people, who died in a passenger aircraft crash near the resort city of Sochi in the early hours of Sunday, December 25. Belarus also declared a national day of mourning. …

Azerbaijani President offers condolences over Tu-154 plane crash

Azerbaijani President offers condolences over Tu-154 plane crash

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has sent a message of condolences to the Russian President Vladimir Putin as a Tu-154 plane of the Defense Ministry crashed near Sochi on Sunday, killing 92 people onboard. …

Ilham Aliyev, his spouse attend opening of Marionette Theatre

Ilham Aliyev, his spouse attend opening of Marionette Theatre

President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and his spouse Mehriban Aliyeva have attended the opening of the Marionette Theatre in Icherisheher, Trend reports. The head of state cut the ribbon symbolizing the …

Ilham Aliyev turns 55

Ilham Aliyev turns 55

December 24 is the birthday of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev. Aliyev was born in Baku on December 24, 1961. He entered the Moscow State University of International Relations (MGIMO) in 1977 and graduated it in 1982. Upon his …

Elmira Akhundova’s book #039Ilham Aliyev. Portrait of a President against the Backdrop of Change’ presented in Moscow

Elmira Akhundova’s book 'Ilham Aliyev. Portrait of a President against the Backdrop of Change’ presented in Moscow

Today, Moscow hosts the official presentation of the recently published book of the deputy of Milli Majlis, a member of the Union of Writers of Azerbaijan, Elmira Akhundova - ‘Ilham Aliyev. Portrait of a President against the Backdrop of …

Dmitry Savelyev to Ilham Aliyev: Thank you for your contribution to the strengthening of the friendship between Moscow and Baku

Dmitry Savelyev to Ilham Aliyev: Thank you for your contribution to the strengthening of the friendship between Moscow and Baku

The head of the inter-parliamentary Azerbaijan-Russia friendship group, a State Duma deputy Dmitry Saveliev congratulated President Ilham Aliyev on his birthday. "Today we see a whole new Azerbaijan. …

Baku Port expects growth in freight transportation

Baku Port expects growth in freight transportation

Drop in the volumes was recorded last year due to global economic crisis

 Ter-Petrosian urges to compromise on Karabakh problem

Ter-Petrosian urges to compromise on Karabakh problem

Experts commenting on a speech of the first president of the country at the recent congress of the opposition party led by him

 Ilham Aliyev appoints envoys to Belarus, Georgia and Brazil

Ilham Aliyev appoints envoys to Belarus, Georgia and Brazil

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev signed a decree appointing Dursun Hasanov as the country’s extraordinary and …

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Angela Merkel over Berlin attack

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to Angela Merkel over Berlin attack

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has extended condolences to German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the tragedy at a Christmas market in Berlin. “We were deeply saddened …

Russians are poorly informed about situation in neighboring countries

Russians are poorly informed about situation in neighboring countries

Yefim Pivovar analyzed VCIOM's survey, calling it one of the most reliable sources for analysis of modern situation

Ilham Aliyev condemns Andrey Karlov#039s murder

Ilham Aliyev condemns Andrey Karlov's murder

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has extended condolences to Russia’s President Vladimir Putin over the death of Russian Ambassador in Turkey Andrey Karlov after a terrorist attack on …

Why Russia trusts Lukashenko, Nazarbayev and Aliyev

Why Russia trusts Lukashenko, Nazarbayev and Aliyev

Ismail Agakishiev: "All three make decisions based on interests of their states and people, and these interests are very similar to the interests of Russian population"

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to his Turkish counterpart

Ilham Aliyev offers condolences to his Turkish counterpart

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has offered condolences to his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan over the terror attack in the Kayseri province, Trend reports. “We were deeply …

US praises Azerbaijan’s important role in peacekeeping operations in Afghanistan

US praises Azerbaijan’s important role in peacekeeping operations in Afghanistan

The international community is in need of countries like Azerbaijan, Commander of the US Transportation Command, Air Force General Darren McDew told reporters in Baku Dec. 17, APA reports. He said Azerbaijan is a …