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Russia and Azerbaijan build up railway cooperation

Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has held a meeting with Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Executive Board of Russian Railways OJSC Oleg Belozerov in Baku today. The head of state noted that the opportunities of Azerbaijan and Russia in the railway field will create good conditions for expanding cooperation in the future, the Azerbaijani President's press service reported.

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Three years pass since April battles for Karabakh

Today marks the third anniversary of Azerbaijani army’s victory in April 2016 clashes. On the night of April 2, 2016, Azerbaijan's frontier positions were subjected to heavy fire from the Armenian side. Six civilians were …

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"Macroeconomic situation stable in Azerbaijan"

The Central Bank of Azerbaijan has cut the discount rate from 9.75% to 9.25%, chairman of the CBA Elman Rustamov said at a press-conference in Baku. According to him, there are no prerequisites in Azerbaijan for the …

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What will 2018  be remembered for in Azerbaijan?

2018 was the year of stability and execution of global economic projects for Azerbaijan, the deputy of the Milli Mejlis, Asim Mollazade, the deputy director of the Trend international agency Arzu Nagiyev and the economist Rovshan Ibrahimov told …

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Azerbaijan to open branches of MGIMO, HSE, MGGEU

Three more branches of Russian universities will be opened in Azerbaijan in the near future, Russian Ambassador to Azerbaijan Mikhail Bocharnikov said. "These will be branches of MGIMO University Moscow State …

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Do Trump and Kim end nuclear war games?

US President Donald Trump said that the U.S.-North Korea summit has reduced the risk of "potential Nuclear catastrophe" and thanked North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for meeting with him. …

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Baku marks Pushkin's birthday and Russian Language Day

On Baku 6, Baku is marking the birthday of the great Russian poet Alexander Pushkin, who is considered the founder of the modern Russian literary language, as well as the Russian Language Day. Participants of the event laid flowers to …

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Azerbaijan and Iran to unite efforts in Caspian

The creation of the Iran-Azerbaijan joint oil company will be beneficial for both parties and will allow to resolve the issue with the disputed  Araz-Alov-Sharg oil field, however, the project implementation is a distant possibility so far, …

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 TAP buys DESFA’s share

The fact that the consortium for construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) won the tender of Greece's gas grid operator DESFA will strengthen the positions of TAP and the Southern Gas Corridor projects a route for the supply of …

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Second anniversary of new status-quo in Karabakh

Today marks the second anniversary of the second agreement on ceasefire on the contact line in Nagorno-Karabakh: on April 5, 2016, the ceasefire agreement was reached at the meeting of the chiefs of General Staff of Armenian and …

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TANAP to become operational on June 30

BP Regional President for Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey Gary Jones said that gas delivery from Azerbaijan’s Shah Deniz gas condensate field to Turkey via the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) will …

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Russia is Azerbaijan's largest non-oil importer

Azerbaijan's basic market for the country's actively developing non-oil sector exports is Russia: supplies valued at $553 million were exported to the country, which is more than one third of total output of the sector in 2017. …

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Azerbaijan to reconstruct its railway to Russia

Azerbaijan will start reconstructing of the  Baku-Yalama railway to the border with Russia in 2018, which is part of the International North-South Transport Corridor, the republic's President Ilham Aliyev said …

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