Dimitar Ganchev: Azerbaijan has made great progress in copyright protection

Dimitar Ganchev: Azerbaijan has made great progress in copyright protection

Over the past decade, Azerbaijan has come a long way in terms of copyright protection, the director of the Creative Industries Division of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Dimitar Ganchev said, …

Allahshukur Pashazade to visit Georgia

Allahshukur Pashazade to visit Georgia

Chairman of the Caucasian Muslims Office, Sheikh ul-Islam Allahshukur Pashazade will pay a visit to Georgia on April 21. Pashazade will meet with Patriarch Ilia II of All Georgia, Georgian President Giorgi …

Novruz Mammadov: Azerbaijan becomes leader in South Caucasus

Novruz Mammadov: Azerbaijan becomes leader in South Caucasus

Azerbaijan has become a leader in the South Caucasus region due to its flexible foreign policy, the deputy head of Azerbaijani presidential administration, chief of the administration’s foreign relations department, Novruz …

Azerbaijani Youth Foundation allocated additional funds

Azerbaijani Youth Foundation allocated additional funds

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on additional measures to support the activities of the country's Youth Foundation. Under the order, 3 million manats have been allocated from the Presidential …

Iran to be represented by 300 athletes at Islamic Games in Baku

Iran to be represented by 300 athletes at Islamic Games in Baku

President of Iran’s National Olympic Committee Shahrokh Shahnazi said that 300 athletes will represent Iran at the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku. Ho noted that the Iranian athletes will compete in 16 …

Nargiz Pashayeva awarded Nizami Ganjavi Gold Medal

Nargiz Pashayeva awarded Nizami Ganjavi Gold Medal

Presidium of the Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS) has announced the results of the ‘Nizami Ganjavi Gold Medal of the Republic of Azerbaijan’ contest. Corresponding member of ANAS, Professor Nargiz …

Baku. Palace of Shirvanshahs

Baku. Palace of Shirvanshahs

At the highest point of the ancient part of Baku - the Old City - one of the most remarkable monuments of Azerbaijani architecture is located - the Palace of the Shirvanshahs (the Shirvan rulers). This ensemble has long attracted attention of …

Christopher Gan: Double standards hinder Karabakh conflict settlement

Christopher Gan: "Double standards" hinder Karabakh conflict settlement

One-sided presentation of tragic events of 1915 in Turkey and the essence of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict is a typical example of "double standards" in historical science and modern politics, American professor Christopher …

President of Chechen Academy of Sciences: Azerbaijan and Russia have very good relations

President of Chechen Academy of Sciences: Azerbaijan and Russia have very good relations

Today Azerbaijan and Russia have very good relations, the President of the Academy of Sciences of the Chechen Republic Shakhraddin Gapurov said, speaking to Vestnik Kavkaza on the sidelines of the International Forum of the …

 Ilham Aliyev predicts very successful year for Azerbaijan

Ilham Aliyev predicts very successful year for Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev said that 2017 will be very successful for the country, taking into account indicators of the first quarter of the year. He noted that the results of the first three months of …

Gennady Matishov: Baku#039s multilateral contribution to Great Victory

Gennady Matishov: Baku's multilateral contribution to Great Victory

The contribution of the Azerbaijani SSR to victory in the Great Patriotic War is underestimated, academician, chairman of the Southern Scientific Center of the Russian Academy of Sciences Gennady Matishov said, speaking to …

Report on the death penalty in Azerbaijan’s cities in Iran (2015-2016)

Report on the death penalty in Azerbaijan’s cities in Iran (2015-2016)

During these time totally 588 people were sentenced to death, out of this number, 504 people were hanged and executed

Ilham Aliyev congratulates Erdogan on successful holding of referendum

Ilham Aliyev congratulates Erdogan on successful holding of referendum

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev congratulated Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on successful holding of a referendum on constitutional changes in a phone call, the president's press service said in a …

Azerbaijan, Iran discuss expansion of military cooperation

Azerbaijan, Iran discuss expansion of military cooperation

Azerbaijan and Iran have discussed ways of expanding the bilateral military cooperation as defense ministers Zakir Hasanov and Hussein Dehgan met in Tehran. The ministers explored prospects for …

Azerbaijani Armed Forces start large-scale exercises

Azerbaijani Armed Forces start large-scale exercises

The large-scale exercises started in line with the plan approved by Azerbaijan’s President, Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Ilham Aliyev April 16, said Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry, Trend reports. …

#039Dancing millionaire’ promises breathtaking show in Baku

'Dancing millionaire’ promises breathtaking show in Baku

“The dancing millionaire", Gianluca Vacchi, who will be a special guest of the first Baku Shopping Festival, has invited Baku’s citizens and guests to his show. Vacchi will meet with his fans …

Gulmira Rzayeva: Azerbaijan will ensure Europe#039s energy security for many years to come

Gulmira Rzayeva: "Azerbaijan will ensure Europe's energy security for many years to come"

Energy expert of the Strategic Studies Center under Azerbaijani President on the future of the Southern Gas Corridor and the development prospects of European and Turkish gas markets

Disagreements between former president and Turkish prime minister influenced war in Karabakh

Disagreements between former president and Turkish prime minister influenced war in Karabakh

On the eve of the referendum on the amendment to the Turkish constitution that will be held on April 16, the Turkish website ahaber.com published an article on the contradictions between the presidents and coalition governments in different …

Baku honors memory of outstanding ophthalmologist and academician Zarifa Aliyeva

Baku honors memory of outstanding ophthalmologist and academician Zarifa Aliyeva

Today, on April 15, the Office of Muslims of the Caucasus honored the memory of the outstanding ophthalmologist, academician Zarifa Aliyeva. Participants of the event in the Alley of Honor laid flowers to the graves of Zarifa Aliyeva …

 Azerbaijan#039s parks of culture and rest transferred under authority of local executive power

Azerbaijan's parks of culture and rest transferred under authority of local executive power

By Decision #148 the Cabinet Ministers of Azerbaijan has made amendments to the list of agencies not included in the structure, but which are subordinated to the Ministry of Culture & Tourism, abc.az reports. According to the …