Azerbaijan creates organizing committee to hold European Youth Olympic Festival
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on the establishment of an Organizing Committee for the holding of the European Youth Olympic Festival in Baku on July 20-28, 2019, APA reports.
11:17 15 May
"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
President Ilham Aliyev award winners of F1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix
The Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix Race has wrapped up in Baku.
00:33 30 April
Ministers and chairmen of committees appointed to the new government of Azerbaijan
President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev formed a new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers.
21:28 23 April
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
No appointments for some posts in new gov’t, some officials remain in place - LIST
There have been no appointments for some posts in the new composition of government approved with the order of President Ilham Aliyev on Saturday.
19:20 21 April
4th OIC Conference of Youth and Sports Ministers kicks off in Baku
The fourth OIC (Organization of Islamic Cooperation) Conference of Youth and Sports Ministers kicked off in Baku on April 18.
12:34 18 April
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
Event dedicated to Youth Day held in Buta Palace
An event dedicated to the Day of Youth on February 2 was held in "Buta Palace"
21:48 02 February
Over 120,000 Russians live in Azerbaijan – minister
Today, more than 120,000 Russians live in Azerbaijan, said Azerbaijan’s Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov, APA reports.
12:40 21 December
President Ilham Aliyev inaugurates Aghjabadi Olympic Sport Complex
President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has attended the inauguration of the Olympic Sport Complex in Aghjabadi district.
17:10 28 November
President Ilham Aliyev inaugurates Absheron Olympic Sport Complex - UPDATED
On Nov. 16, President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev attended the inauguration of the Absheron Olympic Sport Complex in the city of Khirdalan.
15:31 16 November
Azerbaijan establishes organizing committee for Baku BMX World Championships 2018
Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev has signed an order on establishment of an Organizing Committee for holding the World Championships 2018 in Baku.
18:35 15 November
APA photographers among best of Baku 2017
A new photo exhibition, titled “The 4th Islamic Solidarity Games through the eyes of Azerbaijani photographers,” opened at the Museum Center in Baku on Tuesday.
18:09 11 July
Moldovan president visits Formula 1 Paddock
President of the Azerbaijan Automobile Federation (AAF) Anar Alakbarov and Vice-President of the Federation Madat Guliyev on Friday visited the Formula One Paddock on the first day of the race in Baku.
17:45 23 June
Azerbaijani gov’t members, representatives of public attend funeral for Energy Minister Natig Aliyev
A farewell ceremony was held for Azerbaijan’s Minister of Energy Natig Aliyev in the Cultural Center named after Shahriyar in Baku June 10.
13:22 10 June
Azerbaijan can bid to host Summer Olympics 2028
Azerbaijan can bid to host the Summer Olympics 2028, the country’s minister of youth and sports, Azad Rahimov, said Tuesday.
18:04 23 May
Azerbaijan had allocated $20M for Baku 2017 opening and closing ceremonies – minister
Twenty million dollars had been allocated for the opening and closing ceremonies of the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games, Azerbaijan’s Minister of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov told reporters on Tuesday, APA reported.
16:51 23 May
Baku 2017 held at higher level than Rio Olympics – Azerbaijani minister
There was not the slightest problem during the Baku 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games held in Baku on May 12-22, Azerbaijan’s Ministry of Youth and Sports Azad Rahimov said Tuesday.
16:45 23 May
Islamic Solidarity Games came to a close with a stunning Closing Ceremony at Baku Olympic Stadium - UPDATED-3
Azerbaijan has made history by successfully hosting another high-profile international sporting event – the 4th Islamic Solidarity Games. Baku experienced a thrilling 10 days of sport and solidarity. With a haul of 75 medals, Azerbaijan topped the overall medal table of the Games. Azerbaijan`s state anthem was played 75 times, the country`s national flag was raised 162 times throughout this multi-sport event.
23:20 22 May