Iran proposes extending BTK to Tabriz

Iran offered the Baku-Tbilisi-Karsrailway be extended to Tabriz, APA reports.. According to Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Ahmad Akhoundi, discussion was held with Turkish side and …

Lapis Lazuli to provide incentive to develop region

Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey signed a major international trade and transport corridor deal on the sidelines of the 7th Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA-VII) in Ashgabat, which was …

Kanat Alpysbayev: launch of BTK is significant event

A general meeting of the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route (TITR) Association's Legal Entities Union is being held in Baku, the correspondent of Vestnik Kavkaza reported.   The agenda of the meeting includes …

 First BTK freight train arrives in Kars

The first freight train running along the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway reached Kars. The train covered a distance of 856 km in 40 hours, ADY Express, subsidiary of Azerbaijan Railways, said, adding that the first operation …

Azerbaijani FM: Armenia’s joining BTK possible

Armenia’s joining the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway is possible only after the settlement of the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict, Azerbaijan’s Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov said. “Our condition …

Baku hosts 8th European Film Festival

The 8th European Film Festival is being held in Baku on November 2-12. Head of the EU Delegation to Azerbaijan, Ambassador Kestutis Jankauskas said at a press conference that the festival will feature 21 films made by …