President Ilham Aliyev confirms Azerbaijani membership of Azerbaijan-Iraq intergovernmental Commission
Baku – APA. President Ilham Aliyev has signed a decree on the membership of Azerbaijani side in the joint intergovernmental commission on trade, economic, scientific, technical and cultural co-operation between the Governments of Azerbaijan Republic and the Republic of Iraq, APA reports. The Minister of Communications and Information Technologies of Azerbaijan Ali Abbasov has been appointed the Azerbaijani co-chair of the Commission.
22:23 20 May
President Ilham Aliyev signs order on publication of “The National Atlas of the Republic of Azerbaijan”
APA reports quoting “Azertaj” that the composition of the editorial staff of “The National Atlas of the Republic of Azerbaijan” is as follows:
20:10 20 April
Expert: “Creation of railway connection between Germany and China will not have influence on TRACECA’s perspectives”
Baku. Ali Ahmedov – APA-Economics. German greatest railway company Deutsche Bahn concern intends to establish regularly cargo transportation connection with China, DW-WORLD radio spread information citing concern’s representative.
14:36 07 April
Azerbaijani President issues executive order to confer honorary titles on employees of State Academy of Physical Training and Sports
Baku-APA. Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev has issued an executive order to confer honorary titles on employees of State Academy of Physical Training and Sports, President’s press service told APA. Honorary titles have been conferred on the below-mentioned employees of the Academy for their merits in the qualification of staff in physical training and sports in Azerbaijan:
19:45 06 December
YAP’s authorized representatives registered at CEC made public – LIST
Authorized representatives (136)
14:41 18 September
Reformist Bloc publicizes candidates for the parliament – LISTING
There are 106 candidates in the bloc’s listing. See below:
15:20 17 September
ANIP nominates candidates for the parliament – LIST
58 of 75 members of the Council attended the meeting where they showed their opinion about the forthcoming parliamentary elections, APA reports.
15:32 11 September
Azerbaijan declares wanted of 30 terrorists by means of Interpol – LIST
The wanted Azeris are: 31 aged Namiq Agalarov, 36 aged Allahyar Alklahyarov, 35 aged Mushfig Bayramov, 33 aged Imran Gasimov, 36 aged Urfan Agjabayov, 31 aged Rashad Ismayilov, 29 aged Ramin Jafarov, 27 aged Asger Mammadov, 37 aged Agha Gocayev, 22 aged Tariel Hamzayev, 27 aged Vugar Ismayilov, 27 aged Ali Maharramov, 29 aged Shahin Mammadov, 36 aged Azer Misirkhanov, 30 aged Agil Namazov, 24 years old Orkhan Nazarov, 27 aged Tarlan Mammadov, 36 aged Jabir Mustafayev, 33 aged Eldeniz Nasirov, 29 aged Ramil Omarov, 31 aged Ali PAnahi, 25 aged Sahib Sadigov, 33 aged Azer Yusubov, 42 aged Akif Osmanov, 27 aged zaur Rzayev, 29 aged Subhan Safarovdur.
15:16 28 August
Vusala Mahirgizi: Russia and Turkey: Azerbaijan’s importance in cooperation - hurriyetdailynews.com
16:42 01 July
June 28 non-working day in Azerbaijan
To him, June 26 – Armed Forces Day of Azerbaijan - falls on weekend, and that is why June 28 will be considered as non-working working.
14:11 18 June
Briefing held at the Parliament in connection with Speaker Ogtay Asadov’s visit to Italy
Delivering speech at the briefing head of press service Akif Nasirov said that the delegation headed by Parliament Speaker will be on a visit to Rome from May 3 till May 5 at the invitation of the Italian Chamber of Deputies. To him, Head of the Legal Policy and State Building Committee of the Parliament of Azerbaijan Ali Huseynov, MPs Azer Karimli, Rufat Guliyev Gudrat Hasanguliyev, chief of the parliament administration Safa Mirzayev and others are in the composition of the delegation: “Within the framework of the visit members of the delegation will visit Italian parliament, meet with During the visit the delegation will be in parliament Italy will hold a series of meetings with the President of the Chamber of Deputies Gianfranco Fini, the deputy chairman of the Senate of Italy Vanino Kitty, chairman of the Standing Committee of Enat Policy of the European Union, the leader of a friendship-group with Azerbaijan Rossana Baldy. Issues on current state and future development prospects of cooperation in various fields, exchange in legislation and exchange of information will be discussed at the meeting”.
14:19 01 May
Event on establishment of Department for Turks living abroad and Turkic-speaking peoples to be held in Istanbul
Baku – APA. Event on the establishment of the Department for the Turks living abroad and Turkic-speaking peoples under the Turkish government will be held in Istanbul on February 27, press service of Azerbaijan State Committee for Diaspora told APA. Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will also attend the event. The draft law on the establishment of the department will be presented to the Turkish communities in the world, their opinion and proposals will be learned, the problems of the Turks living abroad, ways of establishing strong Turkish lobby will be discussed.
13:49 25 February
Why are journalists not invited to the events of Azerbaijani government agencies? – INVESTIGATION
But in most cases it is impossible to get information from some government agencies, though according to the legislation, the government agencies must give information about their activity to media. Recently journalists have not been invited to the meetings of government agencies, meetings, board meetings. APA tried to investigate why media representatives are not invited to the meetings of government agencies – ministries, state committees, law-enforcement bodies.
13:57 18 February
Cabinet of Ministers holds a meeting on the problem occurred in power supply
In the meeting led by Prime Minister Artur Rasizade the causes of the problem was discussed. Prime Minister gave instructions on investigating the causes of the problem and its solution as soon as possible
20:07 09 February
November 27-30 are non-working days in Azerbaijan on the occasion of Gurban Bayrami
He said Gurban Bayrami would be celebrated on November 27 and 28 this year. November 30 is also non-working day because November 28 is Saturday. According to the decision of the Cabinet of Ministers, November 27, 28, 29 and 30 are non-working days. Akif Ali said this rule was set by December 11, 2008 decision of the Cabinet of Ministers
12:52 29 October
Akif Ali: “Some newspapers mean the officials under the phrase of “wealthy people” for some reason” - PHOTO
Baku. Ramil Mammadli –APA. “Some newspapers incorrectly commented on the Vice Prime Minister Ali Hasanov’s speech at the meeting of the State Anti-Drug Commission”, spokesman for the Cabinet of Ministers Akif Ali told APA. He said some newspapers commented on the Hasanov’s words that “children of the wealthy people use narcotics” in own manner. “Some people commented it as intra-government strife. It is wrong and groundless comment. The commission talked about the more important steps in the anti-drug struggle. Ali Hasanov said the families had a great role in prevention of drug problem. Indeed every parent must make efforts to protect their children from this trouble. I think it is not correct to make wrong comments on the good-will words and to show it as strife and it should be denied”.
16:32 29 July
Press Secretary: “Prime Minister of Azerbaijan is on official leave”
Baku. Elbrus Seyfullayev–APA. “The Prime Minister is on official leave and reports on his health are wrong”, Press Secretary of the Cabinet of Ministers Akif Ali told APA.
16:28 01 April
Leader of Turkey’s Great Unity Party Muhsin Yazicioglu buried – PHOTOSESSION
Yazicioglu’s coffin was taken to Turkish parliament and an official ceremony was held there. Chairman of parliament Koksal Toptan, parliamentarians, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, ministers, chairman of the Constitutional Court Hashim Kilic, chief of Turkish General Staff Ilker Basbug, deputy chief Hasan Igsiz, leader of Republican People’s Party Deniz Baykal, leader of Nationalist Movement Party Devlet Bahceli, leader of Felicity (Saadet) Party Numan Kurtulmush, ex-president Suleyman Demirel, former Prime Minister Tansu Chiller, Muhsin Yazicioglu’s mother, sister, wife, son, daughter, close relatives, members of BBP from various parts of the country attended the ceremony.
19:30 31 March
Swindle suspect is under investigation
In 2005-2006, Elchin Aliyev, resident of Binagadi, in the pretext of car deal, squeezed 72 thousand AZN from the Turkish citizen Kacahn Ali, Baku residents Misirkhan Novruzov, Jeyhun Abbasov, Rasim Efendiyev and Akif Ismayilov, insinuated himself into their confidence
14:01 27 January
What does the crescent and eight-pointed star on the national flag of Azerbaijan stand for? – JOURNALIST’S INVESTIGATION
Baku. Kamala Guliyeva–APA. November 9 is a day of declaration Azerbaijan’s tricolor as a national flag. Ali Bey Huseynzadeh, one of the ideologists of Azerbaijan’s independence, brought idea of tricolor flag to the agenda for the first time. Azerbaijan Democratic Republic’s flag during the Ganja government was red like Turkey’s flag. The government of Azerbaijan Democratic Republic decided to raise the tricolor national flag on November 9, 1918. The flag was removed after the collapse of the Democratic republic and establishing the Soviet power in Azerbaijan on April 28, 1920.
17:11 07 November