EuroVillage 2018 opens in Baku
The EU Delegation to Azerbaijan and the embassies of the EU member states in the country has organized the EuroVillage 2018 in the National Seaside Park in Baku, APA reports.
13:43 02 June
"Sevdiyim" project presented in Azerbaijan
A presentation ceremony for the project “Sevdiyim” dedicated to the 95th birthday anniversary of Azerbaijan’s national leader Heydar Aliyev and the 100th anniversary of the Azerbaijan Democratic Republic was held in Baku on May 11.
12:33 11 May
Sculptor Tokay Mammadov laid to rest in 2nd Alley of Honor - UPDATED
People's artist, sculptor Tokay Mammadov has been buried in the 2nd Alley of Honor.
14:54 03 May
New appointments made for vacant posts in Cabinet of Ministers - UPDATED
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on amending the order of the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan dated April 21, 2018 on the new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers.
19:24 23 April
President Ilham Aliyev views AITF 2018 fair
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev, first lady Mehriban Aliyeva and vice-president of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva have viewed the 17th Azerbaijan International Travel and Tourism Fair, AITF 2018, and the 12th Caucasus International Hospitality Exhibition “Everything for Hotels, Restaurants and Supermarkets”, HOREX Caucasus 2018" at Baku Expo Center.
10:14 06 April
Minister: Number of tourists increases by 12.5% this year
Number of tourists travelled to Azerbaijan during three months of 2018 increased by 12.5%, Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev said.
10:49 05 April
Conference held in Baku over completion of EU-fund twinning project
A conference was held Wednesday over the completion of the EU Twinning project "Support to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism for the modernisation of its policy and management system in the culture sector".
12:32 04 April
Scientific conference dedicated to centenary of 1918 Genocide of Azerbaijanis held in Guba
A republican scientific conference dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the 1918 Genocide of Azerbaijanis was held at the Guba Genocide Memorial Complex on March 31.
13:09 31 March
Azerbaijan, Iran sign documents
Following the expanded meeting, the signing of documents took place with the participation of Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev and his Iranian counterpart Hassan Rouhani.
19:15 28 March
Minister: Armenia prevents visit of fact-finding missions to region
Azerbaijan’s historical art monuments are devastated in the occupied territories, Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev said on March 26.
15:49 26 March
Historical hamam opens in Guba after restoration
The opening of Gumbazli Hamam, a unique historical monument, which had been restored with the support of the U.S. Embassy in Azerbaijan, was held in Guba district on March 26.
15:16 26 March
Baku Declaration adopted at int’l conference of OSCE PA Silk Road Support Group
A panel session on the theme “Strengthening of confidence, promotion of cultural exchange and dialogue was held as part of the international conference of the Silk Road Support Group of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly in Baku on March 13.
18:55 13 March
First VP Mehriban Aliyeva attends opening ceremony of Cultural Center in Shagan
A newly-built Culture Center has been inaugurated in Shaghan, Khazar district.
15:12 05 March
Minister: Russia builds ships for cruise on Caspian Sea
Russia is building ships for cruise on the Caspian Sea, Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev told APA.
12:29 02 February
Minister: Reputation of Azerbaijan’s tourism lowered after cancellation of licences
"We should get used to working together. A few brokers appeared after cancellation of licences", Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev said.
12:20 31 January
First VP Mehriban Aliyeva inaugurates new building of music school named after Rostropovichs
First Vice-President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Mehriban Aliyeva has attended the inauguration of a new building of secondary school No 21 named after Leopold and Mstislav Rostropovichs.
16:31 06 December
IV Baku Int’l Tourism Film Festival wraps up
A closing ceremony of IV Baku International Tourism Film Festival (BITFF) took place in Baku on Nov. 18.
11:47 18 November
Baku hosts event dedicated to twinning project on culture
Baku hosted an event dedicated to the twinning project on culture which was jointly launched by Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism and Italy’s Ministry of Cultural Heritage, Activities and Tourism in 2016.
13:03 15 November
Minister: More tourists now traveling to Azerbaijan by bus and car
The number of tourists traveling to Azerbaijan by bus and car has risen, Azerbaijani Minister of Culture and Tourism Abulfas Garayev said Thursday, APA reported.
19:46 19 October
Abulfas Garayev: Second Shopping Festival will stimulate tourist flow to Azerbaijan
A press conference was held on the Second Shopping Festival to be held from October 15 to November 15.
13:40 12 October