Apr 23 2014 - 21:06
Ilham Aliyev has met with the speaker of the Czech Parliament in the Czech Republic. They expressed satisfaction with the current state of bilateral relations and noted the significant contribution to the development of inter-parliamentary relations of cooperation between Baku and Prague, Trend reports.
Apr 23 2014 - 14:48
Vice Admiral Shakhin Sultanov, ex-commander of the Azerbaijani Navy, was arrested three days ago accused of mass property theft, Trend reports.In March 2013 Sultanov was dismissed as the commander.
Apr 23 2014 - 14:36
Deputy Head of the Azerbaijani State Migration Service Parviz Musayev said at the 2014 Caspian Energy Forum that Azerbaijan and Russia were negotiating cooperation in migration issues, Trend reports.The official noted that Russia had received the text of an agreement for labor migration. Azerbaijan has already ratified a similar document signed with Turkey, according to Musayev.
Apr 23 2014 - 12:36
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov met Russian co-chair of the OSCE Minsk Group Igor Popov in Moscow, APA reports.Mammadyarov noted that Russia was trying to give the peaceful process a push. He expressed hope that the negotiations will activate.In his words, the status quo of the conflict was unacceptable. Mammadyarov added that Armenia should withdraw forces from the occupied territories of Nagorno-Karabakh.
Apr 23 2014 - 11:13
U.S. Ambassador to Azerbaijan Richard Morningstar has expressed hope that Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents would have a new round of talks in the near future, Trend reports.The ambassador reminded that the U.S. was actively encouraging negotiations as a member of the OSCE Minsk Group.
Apr 23 2014 - 09:34
Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said that Azerbaijan had no problems with Turkmenistan in the Caspian Sea, Trend reports.He noted that Azerbaijan wanted the Caspian to be the sea for cooperation and security.Foreign ministers of Caspian countries met in Moscow yesterday to discuss progress on the final convention of the Caspian Sea. Another meeting will be held in Tehran in June.
Apr 22 2014 - 17:18
Azerbaijan and Cambodia are going to establish an intergovernmental commission for mutual cooperation in the spheres of economy, trade and investment, Cambodia's Trade Minister San Chathol is quoted by the APA agency as saying after the bilateral business forum held in Baku.