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 …

Fuad Isgandarov: Azerbaijan needs strong foundation to build relations with EU

Fuad Isgandarov: "Azerbaijan needs strong foundation to build relations with EU"

Azerbaijani Ambassador to Belgium on the prospects of Baku's relations with the EU

Transneft suspends transportation of Azeri oil

Transneft suspends transportation of Azeri oil

Russia’s Transneft Company has suspended oil transportation from Azerbaijan to Novorossiysk port due to repair works in Makhachkala, Transneft spokesman Igor Demin said.   No information was released …

Over 150 different types of things from collapsed pier found in Caspian Sea

Over 150 different types of things from collapsed pier found in Caspian Sea

During the search and rescue operation, over 150 different types of things supposed to belong to collapsed on December 15 pier have been found and handed over, the State Maritime Administration of Azerbaijan Republic said. …

Tickets for Formula 1 Grand Prix in Baku bought in 24 countries

Tickets for Formula 1 Grand Prix in Baku bought in 24 countries

Sale of tickets for the Formula 1 in Baku is going on normally, the head of marketing and communications at Baku City Circuit, Nigar Arpadarai, said. “As of today, tickets have been sold to buyers in 24 …

OSCE Minsk Group urges to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

OSCE Minsk Group urges to return Azerbaijani soldier’s body

The Co-Chairs of the OSCE Minsk Group from the US, France and Russia released the statement, urging to return without delay human remains, in accord with the agreements of the Astrakhan Summit of 2010, bearing in mind the exclusively humanitarian …

 Cavusoglu: Turkey has special ties with Caucasus

Cavusoglu: Turkey has special ties with Caucasus

Turkey supports and will always support Azerbaijan’s territorial integrity, the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said during the 9th conference of ambassadors in Ankara. Cavusoglu noted that Turkey has …

Azerbaijan and UAE to discuss further cooperation

Azerbaijan and UAE to discuss further cooperation

Azerbaijan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will discuss the ways of development of further cooperation, the Azerbaijani Ambassador to the UAE Dashgin Shikarov said. The discussions will be held during an official …

Azerbaijan to increase oil transportation through Russia

Azerbaijan to increase oil transportation through Russia

In 2017, SOCAR plans to export about 1.5 million tons of oil through Russia, while in 2016 this figure is expected to reach 1.3 million tons. Azerbaijan’s State Oil Company SOCAR and Russia’s Transneft have agreed on …

Festival of National Music returning to Baku

Festival of National Music returning to Baku

The 2nd Republican Festival "National modal system of Uzeyir Hajibayli in the study repertoire for young musicians" will be held in Baku on April 10-17, AzerNews reported citing Trend Life. The festival, to be …

Azerbaijan-based PASHA Bank to enter SME market

Azerbaijan-based PASHA Bank to enter SME market

The bank plans to provide finances for SMEs

Dear friend or how one song united Azerbaijan and Dagestan

"Dear friend" or how one song united Azerbaijan and Dagestan

Vestnik Kavkaza continues to tell readers about masterpieces of cultural heritage of Caucasus peoples

Turkey could become strategic mediator between East and West

"Turkey could become strategic mediator between East and West"

German political scientist Heiko Langner believes

Azerbaijan contracts new energy services

Azerbaijan contracts new energy services

Technip's position is strengthened by a service contract with SOCAR

 Azerbaijan strengthens search operations on missing oilmen (Photo)

Azerbaijan strengthens search operations on missing oilmen (Photo)

Upon the order of Azerbaijani President on several measures regarding accident occurred at Oil Gathering Station of SOCAR’s Azneft PU dated December 16, 2016, search and rescue operations are underway in accordance with the plan affirmed by …

Turkey eyes trilateral format with Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan

Turkey eyes trilateral format with Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan

Turkey is working to create an Azerbaijan-Turkey-Kazakhstan trilateral format, the Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said today.  According to the minister, trilateral formats created by Turkey in the …

Blast hits gas pipeline near Baku

Blast hits gas pipeline near Baku

An explosion has occurred at a gas pipeline near Azerbaijan's capital Baku at around 0700 local time on Monday, the country's Emergencies Ministry said. There were no reports of casualties. Gas supply to the pipeline …