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Gobustan National Park marks 50th anniversary

This year, the Gobustan State Historical-Artistic Reserve marks the 50th anniversary of its establishment and 10th anniversary of its inclusion into the list of UNESCO World Cultural Heritage. Roughly 100,000 people visited …

BSTDB ready to finance Southern Gas Corridor

The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB) is interested in financing the Southern Gas Corridor project, BSTDB President Ihsan Ugur Delikanli said at an event dedicated to presentation of the bank’s opportunities for …

Russian tourists prefer Azerbaijan

Azerbaijan was the most visited by Russian tourists among the CIS countries in the first quarter of this year, overtaking Georgia, the agency TourStat said. In total, 139 thousand tourists visits were made to Azerbaijan for the first …

Mammadyarov: Time to change ‘status quo’

We continue the negotiations on the document on the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov told a press conference following his meeting with his Estonian counterpart Sven Mikser, …

Day of Russia celebrated in Baku

Russian Embassy in Azerbaijan held a reception dedicated to the Day of Russia. The event was attended by representatives of diplomatic missions and members of the Azerbaijani parliament. Russian Ambassador to Azerbaijan …

 Aziz Sancar made honorary doctor of UNEC

2015 Nobel Prize winner in Chemistry, Professor of the U.S’s University of North Carolina Aziz Sancar has been made a honorary doctor of Azerbaijan State University of Economics (UNEC). Honorary title and medal to …

Azerbaijan and Turkey hold joint drills in Nakhchivan

Joint tactical exercises involving troops of the armed forces of Azerbaijan and Turkey started in Nakhchivan. The drills will last until June 16, the press service of the Azerbaijani Foreign Ministry said. The drills are being held in …

Baku Transport Agency purchases bus stop shelters

The Baku Transport Agency has announced a tender procedure for purchase of bus stop shelters. The tender commission reports that the tender consists of two lots –purchase of medium and large-size bus stop shelters, …