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Ilham Aliyev recives UEFA#039s Aleksander Ceferin

Ilham Aliyev recives UEFA's Aleksander Ceferin

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has received a delegation led by President of the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Aleksander Ceferin. Noting that a program of the visit of the …

Lavrov: US remarks on possible terrorist attacks in Russia is unacceptable threat

Lavrov: US remarks on possible terrorist attacks in Russia is unacceptable threat

Commenting on recent US State Department "body bags" remarks on possible terrorist attacks in Russia because of its operation in Syria, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that it is an unacceptable …

Peskov on Putin#039s visit to Astana

Peskov on Putin's visit to Astana

Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit Kazakhstan next week, the president’s press secretary Dmitry Peskov said. Peskov said that Putin will visit Orenburg and then Astana in the first half …

 Pope Francis#039 visit to Baku symbolizes peace

Pope Francis' visit to Baku symbolizes peace

Pope Francis will visit Azerbaijan already this Sunday. The leader of the Roman Catholic Church and Sovereign of the Vatican City has started his Caucasian tour. Today he arrived in Georgia. The pontiff will arrive in …

Moscow hosts international business forum #039Rail transportation of mining and metallurgical cargoes#039

Moscow hosts international business forum 'Rail transportation of mining and metallurgical cargoes'

Today Moscow's Lotte Hotel hosted the second day of the 7th international conference titled 'Rail transportation of mining and metallurgical cargoes'. For the seventh time the International Business Forum has been a major …

Siluanov warns of wider budget deficit

Siluanov warns of wider budget deficit

Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov warned at a conference in Sochi that the budget gap will be wider this year than earlier forecast, forcing Russia to step up the pace of domestic borrowing. The deficit may …

Medvedev: poor performance of state bodies inhibits Russia#039s development

Medvedev: poor performance of state bodies inhibits Russia's development

The state bodies' poor performance is currently inhibiting both the economic development and implementation of its legislation, the Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said at a plenary session of the …

Russian Transport Ministry: too early to restore air traffic between Russia and Egypt

Russian Transport Ministry: too early to restore air traffic between Russia and Egypt

Russian Transport Minister Maxim Sokolov dismissed as rumors on Friday suggestions of air traffic restoration with Egypt in October. He said that the Russian delegation inspected all three Egyptian airports and …

Kudrin: we should postpone presidential ‘May decrees’

Kudrin: we should postpone presidential ‘May decrees’

Presidential ‘May decrees’ on raising wages to public sector employees should be postponed, the head of the Center for Strategic Research (CSR) and ex-Finance Minister Alexey Kudrin said at the Sochi-2016 …

Russian Foreign Ministry: we to never negotiate with ISIL

Russian Foreign Ministry: we to never negotiate with ISIL

Russia will not attempt to make any contacts or negotiate with ISIL and Jabhat al-Nusra militant groups, even if they lay down their arms, the Deputy Russian Foreign Minister Oleg Syromolotov said.  …

Year passes since Russian military operation in Syria

Year passes since Russian military operation in Syria

Russian military operation in Syria has begun on September 30, 2015, at the request of the Syrian President Bashar al-Assad. The resource support of terrorists has been disrupted and in some regions it has been completely …

Mehriban Aliyeva meets UNESCO Deputy Director-General

Mehriban Aliyeva meets UNESCO Deputy Director-General

Azerbaijan's first lady, president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation, Mehriban Aliyeva has met with the Deputy Director-General of UNESCO, Getachew Engida, who is on a visit in the country to attend the 5th …

 Vagit Alekperov: we ready to stabilize oil production

Vagit Alekperov: we ready to stabilize oil production

Lukoil is ready to sign a joint protocol on stabilizing oil production, its CEO Vagit Alekperov said. "If we want to participate in the process, we should take an active position and like them stabilize the …

Georgia introduces German model of education

Georgia introduces German model of education

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili is appealing to students to study at the country’s vocational institutions, which now offer "totally renewed” approaches and guaranteed employment after studies. …

 Ilham Aliyev receives Rector of Moscow State Institute of International Relations

Ilham Aliyev receives Rector of Moscow State Institute of International Relations

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has received the Rector of Moscow State Institute of International Relations, Anatoly Torkunov. Torkunov said his every visit to Baku, in particular his …

Urartian sewage system unearthed in Van

Urartian sewage system unearthed in Van

An ancient Urartian sewage system, which was first discovered during excavations in 2004 in the Çavuştepe Castle in the eastern province of Van, has been unearthed, Hurriyet reports. This year’s works in the castle in the …

Syrian Foreign Minister may visit Moscow in October, Ambassador says

Syrian Foreign Minister may visit Moscow in October, Ambassador says

Syrian Foreign Minister Walid Muallem will visit in Moscow in October, the date is yet to be announced, Syrian ambassador to Russia Riyad Haddad said, Sputnik reports. "So far no specific …

Lavrov, Steinmeier discuss Ukraine, Syria in phone talks

Lavrov, Steinmeier discuss Ukraine, Syria in phone talks

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmeier discussed in a phone call on Thursday the situation in Ukraine and Syria, the Russian Foreign Ministry …

Saudi crown prince makes unplanned visit to Turkey

Saudi crown prince makes unplanned visit to Turkey

Saudi Arabia’s crown prince, deputy prime minister and interior minister, Muhammad bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has made an unplanned visit to Turkey, Trend reported citing Anadolu Agency. Turkey’s Prime …

Political consultations between the MFAs of Armenia and Georgia held in Tbilisi

Political consultations between the MFAs of Armenia and Georgia held in Tbilisi

Political consultations between the Foreign Ministries of Armenia and Georgia were held at the MFA of Georgia. The Armenian and Georgian delegations were headed by Shavarsh Kocharyan, Deputy Foreign Minister of Armenia, …