May 23 2015 - 13:48
At a meeting of the General Assembly and the Board of Directors of the International Fund for Cooperation and Partnership of the Black Sea and Caspian Sea (BSCSIF), Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said that a relationship of alignment with the EU on a bilateral basis is the most convenient format for Azerbaijan.
May 15 2015 - 17:01
The Ambassador-at-Large for the Eastern Partnership at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Latvia, Juris Poikans, said that Armenia, Azerbaijan and Belarus will be given a special offer at the Eastern Partnership summit in Riga. He reminded that Georgia and Ukraine, striving for a visa-free regime, will be given EU support at the summit. Professor Fikret Sadykhov of the Western University said that the special offer was necessitated by the reluctance of Azerbaijan to sign the Association Agreement of the EU. Azerbaijan had signed documents on simplification of the visa regime, readmission and strategic cooperation, the analyst noted. In his opinion, the EU may offer energy and humanitarian projects and realization of existing agreements.
Apr 30 2015 - 14:42
Ashgabat is holding multilateral meetings at government level with the participation of a high-ranking delegation of the European Commission, where the possibility of Turkmen gas supplies to Europe is being discussed, a source close to the negotiations said.
Apr 15 2015 - 19:03
Kazakhstani President Nursultan Nazarbayev has signed an edict ratifying the agreement on cooperation in organizing the integration currency market of the CIS, RIA Novosti reports.The document was signed in Ashkhabad on December 5, 2012, to form equal and mutually beneficial conditions for resident banks in conducting currency conversions.
Mar 11 2015 - 19:17
Azerbaijani Defense Minister Zakir Hasanov and Croatian Deputy Foreign Minister Josko Klisovic have met in Zagreb and discussed development of security cooperation. Hasanov noted that Armenia was the main threat to stability in the South Caucasus. He added that the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict should be resolved according to international law and the principles of territorial integrity, Interfax-Azerbaijan reports.
Mar 5 2015 - 21:31
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov proposed reviving the Nabucco West pipeline project at a meeting with Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev yesterday. Bulgarian Vice prime Minister Ivailo Kalfin said at a meeting with Constantine Kosachev, the head of Russia's Federation Council Committee on International Relations, that Bulgaria had other sources of gas than Russia.
Mar 5 2015 - 16:32
The Caspian Sea states have agreed on six points of the draft convention on the legal status of the Caspian Sea after two days of talks in Baku at the level of the working group, the Deputy Foreign Minister of Iran, Ibrahim Ragimpur, said.The Caspian Sea states have reached an agreement on some controversial points in the draft convention.
Mar 5 2015 - 13:02
The presidents of Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Turkey will visit Ashgabat for a summit on the promotion of the Trans-Anatolian Gas Pipeline project (TANAP) and the construction of the Trans-Caspian gas pipeline, a joint statement of the presidents of Turkey and Turkmenistan - Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov said.