Azerbaijan and the EU

EIB approves loan for TAP gas pipeline

The European Investment Bank approved a 1.5 billion euro loan for the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), part of a $40 billion project to bring new gas supplies to Europe. The European Union is trying to reduce its dependence on Russian gas …

Azerbaijani FM to meet Mogherini in Brussels

Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov will meet with the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission, Federica …

Maros Sefcovic to visit Baku

European Commission Vice-President for Energy Union Maros Sefcovic will visit Baku, the European Commission said. Sefcovic will take part in the upcoming meeting of the Southern Gas Corridor Consultative Council to be …

EU praises Azerbaijan potential in development of SMEs

Azerbaijan has great potential for the development of small and medium-sized businesses (SMEs) and the achievement of European indicators in this area, the head of Operations Section at the EU mission in Baku, Jeroen Willems said …

Buta Airways starts flights to Europe

An agreement on opening of direct flights between Baku and Sophia has been reached in negotiations of Presidents of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev and Bulgaria Rumen Radev. From January 16, 2018 the flights will be operated by low-cost …

EU closely following Karabakh settlement process

The European Union is closely following the process of Nagorno-Karabakh conflict’s settlement, head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan Kestutis Jankauskas said. Jankauskas stressed that he understands how …