Azerbaijan and WB to sign loan deal on TANAP

Azerbaijan and WB to sign loan deal on TANAP

Today Baku will host a ceremony for signing of a loan agreement between Azerbaijan and the World Bank on the Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) project, the WB Baku office said. The signing ceremony will be held as part of the …

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 …

Azerbaijani-Iranian pharmaceutical plant#039s construction launched in Baku

Azerbaijani-Iranian pharmaceutical plant's construction launched in Baku

A groundbreaking ceremony of the Azerbaijani-Iranian joint pharmaceutical plant, Caspian Pharmed, was held in the Pirallahi Industrial Park in Baku. Azerbaijani Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev and …

Azerbaijani mugham in Israel

Azerbaijani mugham in Israel

Confirmation of the existence of mystical and spiritual ties between two peoples

E-signature used in Azerbaijan to be recognized in EU

E-signature used in Azerbaijan to be recognized in EU

Electronic signature used in Azerbaijan will be recognized in the EU countries, Christian Rupp, spokesman of the Digital Austria platform in the Austrian Federal Chancellery, told reporters in Baku, Trend reports. A …

Azerbaijani serviceman killed during Armenian provocation

Azerbaijani serviceman killed during Armenian provocation

Azerbaijani serviceman Fikret Bashirov was killed as a result of shelling the positions of the Azerbaijani army by the Armenian armed forces, the Azerbaijani Defense Ministry said in a message Jan. 15, Trend reports. …

Baku to host 2019 Summer European Youth Olympic Festival

Baku to host 2019 Summer European Youth Olympic Festival

It was originally due to be staged in Minsk

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 Foreign Ministry condemns Karabakh regime’s participation in KVN

Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry condemns Karabakh regime’s participation in KVN

“We are expressing regret and dissatisfaction over the invitation of the teams, acting on behalf of so-called regime created in the occupied territories of Azerbaijan by Armenia, to the 28th International Festival of KVN  which will be …

Russia reacts to Armenia’s reluctance to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

Russia reacts to Armenia’s reluctance to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

A tragic incident recently happened between Azerbaijan and Armenia, and Moscow believes the two countries need to find the wisdom, strength and diplomatic opportunity to resolve this problem, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria …

OSCE chair and Lavrov to discuss Karabakh settlement

OSCE chair and Lavrov to discuss Karabakh settlement

OSCE chairperson-in-office, Austria’s foreign minister, Sebastian Kurz and the Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will mull the Nagorno-Karabakh settlement in Moscow, the Russian Foreign Ministry …

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 …

AZAL stops Baku - Ganja flights

AZAL stops Baku - Ganja flights

Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) has stopped its domestic flights on the Baku–Ganja–Baku air route due to unprofitability on these flights on January 9, the press service of the company said. Daily flights on route …

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.

EU urges Armenia to return body of Azerbaijani serviceman

EU urges Armenia to return body of Azerbaijani serviceman

Secretary General of the Council of Europe Thorbjorn Jagland urged Armenia to return the body of the Azerbaijani serviceman without delay. "The Council of Europe does not have a direct role in the negotiations, and …

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 …

Azerbaijan#039s peacekeepers sent to Afghanistan

Azerbaijan's peacekeepers sent to Afghanistan

A group of 41 Azerbaijani military personnel has been sent to Afghanistan in accordance with the plan and rotation for serving within the NATO-led 'Resolute Support' mission in Afghanistan, Azerbaijan's Defense Ministry said. …

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. …

Gas pipeline fire in Baku extinguished

Gas pipeline fire in Baku extinguished

A gas pipeline fire in the Sangachal settlement of Azerbaijan’s Garadagh district, which  was extinguished, the Azerbaijani Ministry of Emergency Situations said in a statement. “SOCAR transferred the gas to an …

SOCAR releases information about fire at gas pipeline in Sangachal

SOCAR releases information about fire at gas pipeline in Sangachal

A fire broke out at the main gas pipeline in the Sangachal settlement of Azerbaijan’s Garadagh district on January 10 at about 20.45 pm, APA reports with reference to the press service of SOCAR.   According to the …