Azad Rahimov

Azad Rahimov
Minister for the Youth and Sports of Azerbaijan
 

Azad Rahimov: Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku to unite entire Islamic world

Azad Rahimov: Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku to unite entire Islamic world

Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku to unite entire Islamic world, Azerbaijan’s Youth and Sports Minister and Chief Executive Officer of the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games Operations Committee, Azad Rahimov, said at the …

Azad Rahimov: Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku to demonstrate peaceful face of Islam

Azad Rahimov: Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku to demonstrate peaceful face of Islam

Participation in the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku will allow the athletes of the countries members of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation to gain invaluable experience in complex competitions, and show the world a positive image …

 Abdullah bin Mosaad bin Abdulaziz al Saud: we have no doubt in high level of holding Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

Abdullah bin Mosaad bin Abdulaziz al Saud: we have no doubt in high level of holding Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

Today, Baku held the final press conference of the participants of the meeting of the Executive Committee of the Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation (ISSF) dedicated to the preparation for the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, which will …

Official opening ceremony of Baku World Cup in Troline Gymnastics and Tumbling

Official opening ceremony of Baku World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling

Baku hosted the official opening ceremony of the World Cup in Trampoline Gymnastics and Tumbling. The Minister of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan Azad Rahimov addressed the participants and spectators of the tournament with a …

 Azad Rahimov: Humanitarian cooperation between Moscow and Baku covers all areas

Azad Rahimov: "Humanitarian cooperation between Moscow and Baku covers all areas"

Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports on the current state of the Russian-Azerbaijani relations

Azerbaijani youth gathered in Crocus City Hall

Azerbaijani youth gathered in Crocus City Hall

They are going to keep ancient traditions, rich culture and history of Azerbaijan, while integrating into the Russian society

 Islamic Solidarity Games 2017 presented in Baku

Islamic Solidarity Games 2017 presented in Baku

The press conference of the Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister Azad Rahimov, devoted to the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, was held in Baku today. Answering the question of Vestnik Kavkaza about the possibility …

Sari Gelin project presented in Baku

Sari Gelin project presented in Baku

Drama Theater of Baku hosted a theatrical staging of one of the most ancient folk songs of Azerbaijan - Sari Gelin (literally "Yellow" or "Golden-Haired" Bride). The evening and the project was organized by the Ministry of …

Dmitry Kiselev about 25-year anniversary of Azerbaijan (VIDEO)

Dmitry Kiselev about 25-year anniversary of Azerbaijan (VIDEO)

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'Russia' TV Channel dedicated Dmitry Kiselev's 'Vesti Nedeli' program to the Independence Day of Azerbaijan. "Azerbaijan celebrated its 25th anniversary on October 18. It did not hold a military …

Moscow thanks Baku for supporting Russian Paralympians

Moscow thanks Baku for supporting Russian Paralympians

Russia is grateful to Baku, Azerbaijani citizens and colleagues for their response, for their understanding the injustice towards the Russian Paralympians, Russia’s Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said, Trend …

Belarusian Paralympic team carries Russian flag in support of banned athletes

Belarusian Paralympic team carries Russian flag in support of banned athletes

Belarusian athletes carried the Russian flag during the opening ceremony of the Paralympic Games to express solidarity with the Russian team, which was banned from the event. The protest went ahead despite a threat of sanctions from officials, RT …

Azerbaijan officially gives up three paralympic licenses

Azerbaijan officially gives up three paralympic licenses

According to the press service for the Ministry of Youth and Sports that Azerbaijan rejected three licenses, issued to it due to the ban on participation of Russian Paralympic athletes in Brazil, News.az reports. Earlier,  …

Azerbaijani Sports Minister condemns ban on Russian athletes for Paralympics

Azerbaijani Sports Minister condemns ban on Russian athletes for Paralympics

Azerbaijani Minister of Youth and Sports, Azad Rahimov, thinks that it is not right to ban the Russian team’s …

Azad Rahimov: Durunda deserves Olympics bronze

Azad Rahimov: Durunda deserves Olympics bronze

Azerbaijan's Youth and Sport Minister Azad Rahimov commented on the results of the national athletes and noted that mistakes were made while judging in some cases. The minister noted that national wrestler …

Azerbaijan supports Russia in situation with doping scandals

Azerbaijan supports Russia in situation with doping scandals

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Azad Rahimov spoke against collective responsibility, while Arsen Fadzayev and Alexei Nemov paid tribute to the development of Azerbaijani sport

Azad Rahimov: Gymnastics occupies a special place in Azerbaijan

Azad Rahimov: Gymnastics occupies a special place in Azerbaijan

‘‘Today gymnastics hold a specific place in the development of sports in Azerbaijan,’’ a 'Vestnik Kavkaza' correspondent cites Minister of Youth and Sports of the Republic, Azad Rahimov, …

European Games-2019 should be held in Russian, Azerbaijani Sports Minister says

European Games-2019 should be held in Russian, Azerbaijani Sports Minister says

Minister of Sports of Azerbaijan Azad Rahimov stated that the next European Games should be held in Russia. "Only Russia should host next European games. If it refuses, it's not in my competence. But …

 Azerbaijan receives 34 licenses for Rio de Janeiro Olympics

Azerbaijan receives 34 licenses for Rio de Janeiro Olympics

Azerbaijani athletes have won 34 licenses for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the Minister of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan Azad Rahimov said. "It is gratifying that the licenses in new kinds of …

Azad Rahimov: the Troline World Cup in Baku will become an unforgettable event

Azad Rahimov: the Trampoline World Cup in Baku will become an unforgettable event

Azerbaijan is known today as a sports country, and the growth of its athletic performance is in the focus of the international community, the Minister of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan Azad Rahimov said today at the welcoming …

Azerbaijan signs agreement with Formula 1 for 10 years

Azerbaijan signs agreement with Formula 1 for 10 years

Azerbaijan has signed a ten-year contract to host the Formula 1 races, the Minister of Youth and Sports of the republic Azad Rahimov said. He noted that if the country decides not to carry out these events in the ...

Sports Minister of Azerbaijan about Formula 1 costs

Sports Minister of Azerbaijan about Formula 1 costs

The Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister, Azad Rahimov, spoke about the budget for the Formula 1 European Grand Prix in Baku in 2016. "12 million manats have been spent for upgrading a six-kilometer road. And $30 …

Baku Formula 1 ticket to cost $18

Baku Formula 1 ticket to cost $18

Ticket sales for Formula 1 Grand Prix, which will be held in Baku on June 17-19 in 2016, will start from December 19, Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister, Azad Rahimov, said at the press conference. He said that the …

Ilham Aliyev awarded IOC medal

Ilham Aliyev awarded IOC medal

The joint congress of the European Fair Play Association (EFPM) and the World Fair Play Council (CIFP), 21th annual EFPM General Assembly and the World Fair Play Awards Ceremony is hosted in Baku. The Congress main topic is “Fair play in …

Baku awaits World Chess Cup

Baku awaits World Chess Cup

Today, in anticipation of the World Chess Cup, which starts tomorrow in the capital of Azerbaijan, a press conference was held, attended by the Minister of Sport and the head of the Chess Federation of the Republic, Azad Rahimov …

Gadzhimet Safaraliev to be appointed head of Derbent

Gadzhimet Safaraliev to be appointed head of Derbent

The Chairman of the Russian State Duma Committee on Nationalities, Gadzhimet Safaraliev, will be appointed the head of Derbent instead of Imam Yaraliev, who resigned on August 11. Currently,  Azad Rahimov is the acting head of …

Fans#039 House in Baku completes its work

Fans' House in Baku completes its work

The Fans' House, created for the First European Games in Baku, completed its work. During the 17 days of competition it was visited by over 10 thousand guests. "The idea of ​​creating a joint Fans' House of Russia and

Azad Rahimov: We were able to show the world Azerbaijan as a beautiful country

Azad Rahimov: We were able to show the world Azerbaijan as a beautiful country

Baku has hosted a press conference of the Organizing Committee of the First European games.

Mehriban Aliyeva awarded Order of Heydar Aliyev

Mehriban Aliyeva awarded Order of Heydar Aliyev

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on awarding the Chairperson of the Baku 2015 European Games Organizing Committee, the President of the Azerbaijan Gymnastics Federation, Mehriban Aliyeva, with the Heydar Aliyev

Azerbaijan hands flag of European Games to Head of European Olympic Committee

Azerbaijan hands flag of European Games to Head of European Olympic Committee

Today at the event, which held in the last day of the First European Games, President of the European Olympic Committee Patrick Hickey has been handed the flag of the European by the Minister of Youth and Sport of

Azerbaijan to make decision regarding 2024 Olympic Games by fall

Azerbaijan to make decision regarding 2024 Olympic Games by fall

The Azerbaijani authorities will decide before fall about nominating Baku for the 2024 Summer Olympic Games, Azerbaijani Youth and Sports Minister, Azad Rahimov, said. "We have time until September, to analyze the outcome of the